Nationwide PTT Portable Radio

The Nationwide PTT digital two-way radio network delivers clear and reliable group communications with almost unlimited range – all from a small, rugged hand portable radio.


DCRS can offer options of both outright purchase and hire on the Andromeda and iPTT Nationwide PTT Radio and Dispatcher Systems –  Unsure if Nationwide PTT Two Way Radio Over Cellular will work for you? 


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WHAT DOES NATIONWIDE PTT Long distance walkie talkies DO?

You can make half duplex calls between individuals and groups. Groups can be defined dynamically using the dispatcher. You can track and monitor your assets and people using the GPS positioning. Calls can be monitored and recorded for future reference. Dispatch and Command are centralised using a PC with an internet connection.



> Andromeda and iPTT allows you to communicate securely worldwide.
> Nationwide PTT long distance walkie talkies are on a digital and secure network, it cannot be scanned or listened in to giving you confidence that your calls cannot be intercepted.
> Andromeda and iPTT PC dispatcher software gives you the ability to record calls, create dynamic talk groups, stun / unstun terminals and track users via GPS.
> Historical GPS data can be replayed on a map to prove a user’s previous location.
> Andromeda and iPTT Nationwide PTT terminals available include a display, non-display and fixed mobile.
> All Long distance Nationwide PTT walkie-talkie devices can take a unique 4network auto switching SIM card or your own SIM card.
> A full range of audio and carrying accessories are also available from earpieces to carry cases.



Both the Andromeda AD 100 and iPTT CP300 Nationwide PTT Hand portable radios are both supported with GPS Dispatching Software, allowing for efficient dispatching of resources.  Find out more below.




The CP300 Nationwide Push to Talk of Cellular Portable Radio from iPTT is smart, stylish and easy to use, with the look and feel of a traditional two-way radio. It is a rugged hand portable, which can use a wide range of Kenwood K1 2 Pin accessories.



  • IP55 rating dust and splash protection
  • Robust, rugged and heavy-duty design
  • GSM 900/1800MHz, WCDMA
  • 900/2100MHz
  • 2800mAh high capacity Li-ion battery pack / Low battery alert
  • Voice Annunciation
  • Group call & private call
  • Call logs
  • Contact list
  • Time-out timer
  • GPS






iPTT provides the opportunity for you to track your employees and vehicles nationally and internationally. On the iPTT dispatch screen, you can track the devices in real time, to pinpoint where the device is. The iPTT dispatcher also provides historical data, showing speed as well as the route taken, ensuring you can optimise the utilisation of vehicles and people.



Should the vehicle break down, you can see the device isn’t moving and you can call the driver to ask for a situation report. Alternatively, the driver of the vehicle can call the dispatcher and ask for help. On the tracking screen, the dispatcher can clearly see exactly where the vehicle is and direct resources to get the vehicle moving as quickly.

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The AD1 00-GPS Nationwide Smart Two Way Radio from Andromeda combines the speed, simplicity and ruggedness of a digital two-way radio handset with the geographical coverage of the nationwide 3G mobile phone networks. The Andromeda Nationwide PTT Radio is also supported by a wide range of accessories.



  • MILITARY SPEC RUGGEDNESS – Robust and weatherproof with IP54 ingress protection and MIL-STD 81 0F protection
  • MAXIMUM SIGNAL STRENGTH – Exceptionally sensitive external antenna improves connectivity in marginal coverage areas & indoors
  • EXTENDED BATTERY – Extra high capacity Lithium Polymer battery supplied as standard to last the whole shift
  • POWERFUL 1 WATT AUDIO – Never miss a message with four times the volume output of a typical mobile phone
  • LONE WORKER PROTECTION – Vulnerable workers can summon assistance through a dedicated emergency button





The Andromeda GPS tracking service is embedded within every hand portable radio. It displays workers real time locations on the dispatchers high-resolution map, allowing efficient dispatching of resources and a swift response to emergency situations.


  • RADIO STATUS DISPLAY – Instantly see whether a radio is switched on and ready to communicate, saving valuable time currently spent calling workers who have their radios switched off or are out of range.
  • ADVANCED CALLING – Maintain effective communications with a choice of calling types including one-to-one, channel and ad-hoc group. Callback requests notify the dispatcher that a worker requires attention.
  • EMERGENCY ALERTING – Give your workers peace of mind with the ability to instantly notify the dispatcher to an emergency situation. The radio callsign and location is immediately displayed for a fast response.
  • RECORDING AND AUDITING – Ensure legal compliance with call recording and audit logging. Playback historical messages and review activity logs to improve your organisations operational efficiency.
  • CENTRALISED CONTROL – Manage multiple events and roaming workers from the comfort of an office or control room located anywhere in the country. The a dispatch solution will work anywhere with internet access.




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Run for all





Grounded Events Nationwide PTT Radio

Run for All

Run For All is part of the lasting legacy of the late amateur athlete and fundraiser Jane Tomlinson CBE. Working with the team on their events throughout Yorkshire and the Midlands. The organisers at Run for All hire in a range of digital two-way radio equipment to cover the length and breadth of their events.



Grounded Events

Established in June 2007  The Grounded Events Company Ltd is responsible for producing a number of successful, mass participation sporting events and other community initiatives. Most notably, the Brighton Marathon Weekend, which has established itself as a premier fixture on the UK’s sporting event calendar.


Each year over 16,000 participants take part in the Brighton Marathon Weekend across three events; Brighton Marathon, BM10k and the Mini-Mile Races. The city welcomes over 150,000 supporters who line the city streets and visit the bespoke beach-based Event Village next to Madeira Drive.


It is vital at an event of this nature that they are all in constant contact whether that be for a general communication message or for an emergency broadcast. DCRS recommended the Andromeda AD 100 Nationwide PTT and Dispatcher Software on a hire basis, this system links everyone together such as organisers, security and emergency services.



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