19th March 2007 - telent plc (LSE: TLNT), a leading provider of managed communications services, today announced that it will exhibit at Traffex for the first time. The company, which has extensive experience in the provision of these services in the roads and highways sector, will be displaying its comprehensive portfolio of solutions at the show, which is taking place between 17 - 19 April, 2007 at the NEC, Birmingham.
Visitors to the telent stand (E92) will be able to see the company's services and solutions, which encompass the four main areas of: consultancy; installation and commissioning; maintenance; and systems integration. On display will be the Real-Time Passenger Information System, MATTISSE, which successfully manages real-time information from a number of sources including Local Transport Authorities, Police Control Centres and Public Transport Operators and delivers traffic and traveller information to the public via a range of channels, including the internet and mobile phones.
"telent is committed to delivering a first class service and is well established in the provision of tailored solutions to meet customers'
requirements within the transportation sector," said Peter Eccleson, Director and General Manager of the Roads and Highways Division at telent. "We are delighted to be debuting at Traffex and look forward to demonstrating our capabilities and services at the show."
telent has over 30 years' experience in providing integrated services and solutions to clients in the roads and highways industry including the Highways Agency. With this client, telent operates a number of contracts, including the North West TechMAC which was awarded to RTS (Roadside Technology Services), an unincorporated joint venture between telent and Atkins. Under this contract, RTS is responsible for the maintenance management, renewal and improvement of the roadside communications network found in the North-West of England. This is the second TechMAC contract to be let. telent and Atkins are also responsible for the first TechMAC contract which covers the Midlands of England.
About telent plc:
telent plc supplies a broad range of telecommunication and IT network services to enterprises, equipment vendors, public sector organisations and network operators in the UK, Ireland and Germany, leveraging its accumulated knowledge of customers' networks, its expert field force, its scale and reputation for quality.
The company is listed on the London Stock Exchange under the symbol TLNT. Additional information about telent plc can be found at http://www.telent.com/.
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