4Tel Celebrates 20 Years of Business

This month 4Tel celebrated 20 years of business. The family-owned business has evolved from a telecommunications consultancy to delivering international software and hardware solutions for major transport operators. 4Tel have filled an industry gap by providing network-wide situational awareness through innovative solutions. These innovations include 4Trak™ for real-time asset tracking, 4PTW for worksite protection, 4PIDS™ […]

4Tel Registered as an Authorised Engineering Organisation

AEO accreditation logo

4Tel has recently been accredited as an Authorised Engineering Organisation (AEO) by the Assets and Standards Authority (ASA) of Transport for New South Wales (TfNSW).   This accreditation confirms 4Tel is a capable and competent organisation and has the systems and processes in place to consistently deliver safe and fit-for-purpose assets and provide ongoing technical support […]

Matt Rechter promoted to Regional Manager for Victoria

We are pleased to announce that Matt Rechter has been promoted to Regional Manager for Victoria effective July 1. Matt joined 4Tel in 2005 as a Graduate Engineer and progressed to the role of Telecommunication Engineer delivering transmission system upgrades, signalling communications systems, and the operational data network rollout for ARTC.  Following this he took […]

4Tel Opens a Melbourne Office

The 4Tel Management Team are delighted to announce that 4Tel have opened an office in the Melbourne CBD with effect 7 January 2019.   The establishment of a Melbourne office enables 4Tel to offer local technical resources to meet the growing demand for our services in Victoria.  Matt Rechter will manage the Melbourne office and is […]

4Tel Africa Strengthens Research Agreement with the University of Pretoria

4Tel Africa and University of Pretoria Personnel

Willem Janse van Rensburg, the Managing Director of 4Tel Africa, the local subsidiary of 4Tel Australia, attended the annual University of Pretoria Railway Research and Training Review. The function, under the auspices of Professor Hannes Grabe, Chairs in Transnet Railway Engineering and Railway Safety, was opened by Prof Wynand Steyn, Head of Department (HOD) of […]

Could artificial intelligence help solve our train and transport woes?

HORUS Detection

Today 4Tel and the University of Newcastle (UoN) are featured in ABC Radio National’s latest technology news.  Journalist Sophie Kesteven ponders “Could artificial intelligence help solve our train and transport woes?” by assessing the Artificial Intelligence and Deep Learning technology under development by the two organisations. The article which is featured online is accompanied by […]

Australian Company Awarded Signalling and Communications Contract for Newcastle Light Rail

Newcastle Light Rail Tram

Downer EDI has awarded innovative local Novocastrian company 4Tel Pty Ltd two contracts to support the delivery of the Newcastle Light Rail project. The contracts include the supply and installation of signals, controls and communications for the project. These contracts leverage off 4Tel’s proven real-time control and information management solutions already used extensively in the […]