August 27, 2018 - DTI Signs Melbourne Rail Contract

DTI Group Ltd (ASX: DTI) (DTI) is pleased to announce that Metro Trains Melbourne Pty Ltd (MTM) has signed a contract with DTI for the supply and installation of CCTV surveillance and passenger information systems on the Comeng fleet for the city of Melbourne.  MTM operates a fleet of 420 trains on 869 kilometres of track.

The contract involves the supply and installation of surveillance and passenger information systems on 58 existing Comeng built trains.  Deliveries are expected to commence in June 2019 and will be delivered over an 18 month period.

Each train will be equipped with a ruggedized digital surveillance system including a quad-core digital recorder with mass storage, twelve high-definition cameras, two transit rated power over Ethernet network switches, two hearing aid loop amplifiers, two driver display units, two frontal displays, three PA amplifiers, and six internal displays.

The award of these options is a strong endorsement of DTI’s retrofit capability as well as its ability to deliver into complex rail projects.  This win is a further validation of the investment made by DTI in developing leading technology in transit surveillance and passenger information systems.

For further information please contact Peter Tazewell, Chief Executive Officer on +61 8 9273 2905 or email


About DTI Group
DTI provides sophisticated surveillance systems, solutions and services to the mobile security industry worldwide. DTI’s clients are transit agencies, transit operators, freight operators, law enforcement authorities and taxi organisations which utilise a range of professional products and services that encompass on-board recording equipment, fleet management systems, back-end mass storage and retrieval facilities and end-to-end managed services. Sales and project delivery is undertaken both by DTI directly and through its global partners’ network.

DTI is a recognised supplier to the mass transit surveillance market. Core technology development and system design activities are undertaken from the Company’s headquarters in Perth Australia.