Award winning security solutions at Leeds
Optimum were commissioned by the West Yorkshire Passenger Transport
Executive based in the City of Leeds, West Yorkshire to Design and Project
Manage the installation of an Award Winning Bus Station Monitoring Centre
at premises in Leeds, which was to monitor CCTV at 17 Bus Stations
throughout West Yorkshire.
The project involved the installation of 210 colour cameras transmitted back
to Leeds for pro-active monitoring and recording by fully trained Security
addition to CCTV cameras, the Centre also monitors and responds to Help Points
located at Bus Stations throughout the area. It is also home to the
staff monitoring Metroline Passenger Information System. Optimum also worked
with an Installation Company to design and install a system of Bus Shelters
equipped with built-in CCTV cameras and alarms, which when activated recorded
the incident and transmitted a picture back to the Control Centre.
The Bus Station CCTV System has been very successful and has generally been
regarded throughout the Country as being of Beacon Status. The operatives
are well trained and motivated and the quality of the equipment and maintenance
has ensured that its success will continue for the foreseeable future.
This has proved to be a very successful project and will be expanded in the