Capita integrates what3words into ControlWorks to support emergency services

Capita has integrated location finding app what3words into its ControlWorks solution to enable emergency services – such as police and fire & rescue services – to respond to incidents when callers are unable to describe their exact location. This completes…

Capita meets key DFRP milestone with the delivery of first new firefighting vehicles

Capita have announced the delivery of the first 14 new firefighting vehicles as part of the company’s 12-year Defence Fire and Rescue Project (DFRP) contract. The arrival of these appliances is a key milestone in Capita’s work to manage and…

Capita wins Home Office contract to support migration to new Emergency Services Network

Capita’s Software division has been awarded a contract by the Home Office to develop a solution to migrate the current Airwave system to the Emergency Services Network (ESN), a new critical communications system to be used by emergency services in…

Capita and what3words unite to improve emergency services

Capita plc (Capita) has joined forces with location start-up what3words to help police and fire services respond to emergency incidents with precise accuracy – even when callers are unable to explain or describe where they are. what3word’s location-finding app will…

Capita acquires Call Vision Technologies Ltd

Capita plc announces it has acquired Southampton-based Call Vision Technologies Ltd, a bespoke voice and data solutions specialist for the emergency services and other critical response organisations. The acquisition provides Capita with a wide range of telephony centric products for…

Capita PageOne Responders assist West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service during January floods

Capita’s PageOne Responder two-way pagers assisted West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service to continue to meet the needs of the public during the January floods when a retained fire station became submerged under 5ft of water. Mytholmroyd Fire Station was…

Sky-Futures Launch Specialist Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) Training Academy for the Emergency Services

Sky-Futures, the global Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) inspection specialists for the Oil and Gas industry, have launched the new Sky-Futures Training Academy offering UAV training to the Rescue, Response and Resilience sector. In partnership with Capita, the Sky-Futures Training Academy…

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