Sydney Trains has released a request for information around covert security surveillance operations.

The Sydney Trains security team is seeking information on:

1. The latest technology and systems available to support surveillance operations

2. Various operating models to best deliver these services.

Sydney Trains would also like to understand the electronic security industry’s ability to support covert security surveillance operations.

Sydney Trains is the suburban passenger rail network serving the city of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. It provides 365 million passenger trips a year. The network is a hybrid suburban-commuter rail system with a central underground core that covers over 813 km of track and has 175 stations aross 9 lines.

The STS video management system is Genetec’s unified platform, Genetec Security Center, integrating analytics, cameras, help points and more, with management of the systems more than 13,000 cameras handled by staff at 2 control centres further empowered by CriticalArc’s SafeZone SafeZone safety, security and emergency management solution.

This tender closes on October 29 – you can find out more here.