CUSTOMER SPOTLIGHT: Johnston County, NC
Operations in Chowan County, NC
DEMOGRAPHICS: Johnston County is comprised of the cities/towns of Smithfield, Clayton, Benson, Selma, Four Oaks, Princeton, Pine Level, Archer Lodge, Wilson’s Mills, Micro, and West Smithfield. The County’s public safety radio system includes the sheriff’s office along with police, fire, and emergency management services.
Together they serve a population of over 177,000 residents across an 800 sq. mile area. DESCRIPTION OF PROJECT: A loyal Ci customer since the 1990s, Johnston County once again chose Ci to assist them in their migration from a Harris EDACS radio system to a state-of-the-art P25 Phase 2 system.
Communications International Completes Upgrade of Dispatch
Operations in Chowan County, NC
GOLDSBORO, NC, August 29, 2016 – Communications International (Ci), has completed
installation of a new dispatch system designed to improve operations and enhance 911
dispatch capabilities for first responders in Chowan County, NC.
Chowan County's customized dispatch solution features Harris Symphony™ consoles. The Symphony™ consoles utilize Harris’ advanced VIDA® Core technology to ensure better system redundancy and dependability.
Communications International Completes Installation of Upgraded Radio System at Tampa International Airport
TAMPA, FLA., June 15, 2016 – Communications International (Ci), a leading supplier of customized communications systems and services for the public safety, transit and utility industries, has completed installation of an upgraded radio system at Tampa International Airport (TPA). The new system provides interoperability with local agencies and enhances inbuilding coverage to isolated areas throughout the facility.
Ci was contracted by the Hillsborough Aviation Authority to replace the existing UHF police radio system at TPA. The project included a cooperative effort with the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office to expand their Harris 700 MHz P25 radio system with a simulcast site at TPA, and Harris Symphony consoles to support their dispatch operations. In addition, critical areas within the airport were enhanced with a TX/RX bi‐directional amplifier (BDA) and distributed antenna system (DAS) to ensure adequate RF coverage throughout the facility.
Communications International to Showcase Latest Technology in Public Safety Grade Portable Radios at FSA Executive Leadership Conf
VERO BEACH, FLA., May 2, 2016 – Communications International (Ci) will showcase the latest in public safety-grade radio communications technology at the Florida Sheriff’s Association Executive Leadership Conference May 9-11 at Naples Grande Beach Resort in Naples, Florida. “For over 40 years, Ci has led the way in helping public safety agencies ensure the safety of their communities through reliable communications,” said Sales and New Business Development Director Henry Erfurt.
“We are pleased to highlight Harris’s line of P25 portable radios, and to continue to provide mission critical personnel with the best tools and technologies to use out in the field.” On display at Ci’s booth #307 will be Harris’s newest and most advanced radio, the XL-200P.