Story: Knowledge-based industries

Tait at the Bullring

Tait at the Bullring

This is the underground control room for the largest shopping centre in Birmingham, England, the Bullring, which opened in June 2004. Its 140 shops, cafes and restaurants rely on a radio telephone system supplied by the Christchurch firm Tait Electronics to provide security and internal communications. Tait supplies radio and other electronic communications equipment to customers around the world.

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Mark Derby, 'Knowledge-based industries - Information technology', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 4 July 2022)

Story by Mark Derby, published 11 Mar 2010, reviewed & revised 5 Dec 2017