User Groups and References

User Groups

MobiKat was developed in close collaboration with users and is applied by various user groups:

Emergency services

Operational use on all command levels (commanders on site, operations staff), and for strategic planning.

Fire departments

  • Professional fire brigades
  • Voluntary fire brigades

Emergency service providers

  • Emergency services and their responsible bodies

             

Civil protection and disaster control

  • Relief organizations
  • Technisches Hilfswerk (THW, Federal Agency for Technical Relief)
  • Fire and civil protection offices
  • Operational managers, incident coordinators

Police

Other user groups

Command and control centers

  • Fire department
  • Emergency and medical services
  • Police
  • Integrated control centers


Private companies

  • Industry, especially chemical producers
  • Consulting and planning agencies for security and hazard prevention
  • Event planning agencies
     

Emergency service staff in charge of training responders and command staff

 

Selected References

 

 

Disaster response

  • Flood response 2006, 2010, 2013
  • COVID-19

Large-scale events

  • Tag der Sachsen
  • Dresden Christmas market
  • Cultural events / festivals (Bunte Republik Neustadt, city festivals)
  • Political events (Friedenstag Chemnitz)
  • German Evangelical Church Assembly in Dresden
  • Concerts (AC/DC etc.)

Sports events

  • Dresden Marathon
  • Dresden cycling festival
  • Bob & skeleton world championships
  • Security at soccer games

Equipment of command vehicles

  • Command vehicle ELW 2+ Sachsen
  • Command vehicle of the German Red Cross, Saxony Branch
  • Fire command vehicle of the district Sächsische Schweiz-Osterzgebirge

Control rooms equipped with individual MobiKat modules

  • Germany:
    • Harz
    • Oberbergischer Kreis
    • Pforzheim
    • Rhein-Sieg-Kreis
    • Saarland
    • Tübingen
    • Vechta
  • International:
    • Burgenland (Austria)
    • Luxemburg

Police command and control rooms

  • Chemnitz Police station
     

Disaster management authorities and staff

  • Sächsische Schweiz-Osterzgebirge district
  • Görlitz district
  • Bautzen district
  • Vogtland district
  • Zwickau district
  • Nordsachsen district
  • Meißen district

Analyses and concepts for the planning of fire safety requirements

  • City of Dresden
  • City of Leipzig 
  • City of Pirna
  • Sächsische Schweiz-Osterzgebirge district
  • Meißen district

Analyses and concepts for the planning of rescue service requirements

  • Sächsische Schweiz-Osterzgebirge district
  • Meißen district

Analyses on external emergency plans

  • Fluorchemie Dohna
  • Wacker Chemie AG Nünchritz

Fire and disaster management trainings

  • Autobahn A17, Harthetunnel
  • Shell oil depot
  • Freital paper factory

Large-scale operations of fire departments and rescue services

  • Pirna hospital relocation

Hazard prevention plans for municipalities, companies and events (SIKONA Leipzig)