EADS Defence & Security to build TETRA network for Shenyang Metro Line 2 in North East China

EADS Defence & Security to build TETRA network for Shenyang Metro Line 2 in North East China

  • System to be built and enter service at the end of 2011
  • Great benefits in terms of safety, reliability, quality of service and efficiency

11th May 2010 – EADS Defence & Security has been selected to deliver digital TETRA radio communication coverage for Line 2 of the Shenyang Metro. This contract follows the successful delivery of an EADS TETRA system for Line 1 of this metro.

As the system supplier, EADS Defence & Security will provide to Shenyang Metro Co., Ltd. 20 additional TB3 TETRA base stations and five dispatcher stations, fully integrated into the existing TETRA system. In addition, 430 TETRA radios will be delivered. EADS Defence & Security will install the equipment and provide training and technical support services. At the same time, it will join forces with the system integrator, Shenyang Neusoft Co., Ltd., to develop data applications that use the TETRA system and meet the special needs of metro operations.

The TETRA radio communication system will support train dispatching, operation and management, thus helping to ensure personnel safety for Shenyang Metro. Deliveries will begin at the 3rd quarter of 2010. Extension is planned to be taken into service at the end of 2011.

Shenyang Metro is a key project in the eleventh five-year plan of the Liaoning province, and it is to become the first metro in the province and in Northeast China. Its Line 1, Line 1 extension and Line 2 are under construction, and Line 1 & Line 1 extension are planned to be completed and open to the public on the National Day of 2010.

“After a thorough review and comparison, we decided to continue cooperation with EADS Defence & Security. We believe that based on the quality products, rich experience and expertise of EADS Defence & Security, as well as our strong software development capability, we will be able to provide systems and applications that meet the strict requirements of Shenyang Metro Co., Ltd.,” says Shenyang Neusoft Co., Ltd.

“Our recent wins in Northeast China demonstrate EADS Defence & Security’s strength in satisfying the unique needs that public transportation companies have for radio communications and in providing secure, reliable systems,” says Galvin Wong, Head of EADS Secure Networks in Asia Pacific. “EADS is committed to its role in the construction of urban rail transit in China. We will continue to contribute to the development of Northeast China and the country as a whole relying on advanced technology, mature products and rich experience.”

EADS Defence & Security is committed to a long-term development of Professional Mobile Radio systems in China. Cost-effective solutions, proven leadership in TETRA technology, innovative terminals and a strong local TETRA support team strengthen EADS’ leading position in the local market.

AboutShenyang Neusoft Co., Ltd.,

Shenyang Neusoft Co., Ltd., incorporated in 1991, is China’s first software company that made an IPO. Headquartered in Shenyang Hunnan New District, the Company employs over 10,000 people.

Over the past 15 years, Neusoft has grown to become a comprehensive solution provider with software technology as its core, with leadership in telecom, transportation, power, social insurance, education, taxation, securities, tobacco, broadcasting & TV, medical and health, e-government, IT outsourcing, IT technical support, etc. While integrating research, design, development, manufacturing, sales, training and service, it is also the largest software outsourcing service provider in China.

AboutEADS Defence & Security

EADS Defence & Security is a world leading provider of mission-critical communication and Command and Control solutions through its integrated activity Defence and Communications Systems (DCS).

EADS Defence & Security is a systems solutions provider for armed forces and civil security worldwide. Its portfolio ranges from sensors and secure networks through missiles to aircraft and UAVs as well as global security, service and support solutions. In 2009, DS – with around 21,000 employees – achieved revenues of 5.4 billion. EADS is a global leader in aerospace, defence and related services. In 2009, EADS generated revenues of 42.8 billion and employed a workforce of about 119,000.

Jennifer Zhou Xiaofang Phone: +86 (0) 646 11 266
EADS Secure Networks jennifer.zhou@eads-china.com

Nelly Tartivel Phone: +33 (0) 1 61 38 70 60
EADS Defence & Security

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