Pinal County Selects Federal Engineering for Dispatch Center Systems Consulting
FAIRFAX, VIRGINIA, July 27, 2020 — Pinal County, Arizona as selected Federal Engineering, Inc. (FE) to provide technical assistance for the continual improvements to the dispatch, mobile, records management, and jail management software.
Mr. Jeffrey Paré, FE Senior Account Executive, provided an overview of the project: “Federal Engineering is assessing user needs and reviewing the existing computer aided dispatch (CAD), mobile data, records management system (RMS), and jail management system (JMS) applications. From our hundreds of similar projects, we understand that each client and every technology upgrade or replacement is unique. As a full-service firm with extensive in-house resources and personnel, we are completing this project customized to the needs of Pinal County.” Tasks will include:
- Requests for technical information for the existing systems
- Customized survey tool to gather demographic and statistical data as well as an inventory of technology
- User needs assessments to document CAD/Mobile/RMS/JMS functional requirements
- Generation of Needs assessment and Requirements Report
Ms. Lisa Shephard, the Pinal County Project Manager stated: “Understanding our current environment is a critical component of this assessment and we needed a firm that knows Pinal County. FE has been working with our County for almost a decade and that background, their nationwide experience and their certified independence made them the obvious choice”
Federal Engineering is a leading, nationwide firm providing analysis, design, procurement, and implementation support for NG911, PSAPs, ECCs, and records management solutions. These services complement FE’s wide range of consulting services in public safety and public service communications involving traditional VHF, UHF, 700 MHz, 800 MHz, 900 MHz, and 4.9GHz mobile radio systems as well as LTE. FE’s cybersecurity practice helps our clients defend against today’s complex and ever-changing threat landscape. FE also serves as trusted advisors to assist clients understand emerging services such as FirstNet and the impacts on their current and future plans. Since 1983, FE has completed thousands of communications projects for 46 state governments, as well as numerous local and federal government clients.
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.