El Paso Awards Federal Engineering Contract for P25 Mobile Radio Implementation Support

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El Paso Awards Federal Engineering Contract for P25 Mobile Radio Implementation Support

FAIRFAX, VIRGINIA, May 20, 2013 — The City of El Paso, Texas has awarded Federal Engineering a follow-on contract to assist with the procurement and implementation of the City’s P25 public safety radio system.

Mr. Ronald F. Bosco, the firm’s President stated: “Federal Engineering was selected in August 2011 to assess the needs of El Paso’s first responders, develop an understanding of existing systems and their capabilities, and generate recommendations for improvements to the City’s public safety mobile radio infrastructure. At the conclusion of this program, FE recommended a six-site, 15-channel P25 radio system which would support both 800 MHz and P25 VHF radio communications allowing users on both bands to communicate with each other. The City approved FE’s recommendations and is moving forward with the procurement and implementation phases of the program”.

Federal Engineering provides a wide range of design and management services in public safety and public service communications involving LTE as well as traditional VHF, UHF, 700 MHz, 800 MHz, 900 MHz and 4.9GHz mobile radio systems. FE also assists in the design and implementation of E911, PSAPs, ECCs, and EOCs. Since 1983, FE has completed thousands of communications projects for 40 state governments, as well as numerous local and federal government clients. Most recently, FE has expanded its service offerings to support FirstNet planning in anticipation of the Nationwide Public Safety Broadband Network.

In addition to its public sector work, Federal Engineering provides design and implementation support services for voice, data, and video networks used in the transportation, utilities, aerospace, finance, education, publishing, and computer services industries. FE’s certified independence ensures that clients receive objective, unbiased consulting services that are not influenced by any particular technology, product, vendor, or approach.


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