British security and access control system firm TDSi has won a contract to install access control technology and biometric readers throughout China's rail and metro projects.The deal was confirmed in the signing of a five year Strategic Cooperation Agreement with China Rail Chen Bang Technology (CRCBT).The contract with China Rail Chen Bang Technology will account for accounting for 3% of turnover in the first year and at least 6% in the second, Managing Director John Davies said.”This agreement is the culmination of extensive negotiations and hard work between CRCBT, TDSi and China Rail, to provide the railways operator with the latest integrated security and access control solutions. CRCBT is China Rail Engineering's group solutions and delivery provider, executing all low voltage systems engineering projects for the railway network across the People's Republic of China ­ so our solutions will be providing security and safeguarding the transportation links used by millions of travellers each year. Naturally TDSi is very honoured and proud to be awarded this important and high profile contract.””With 20,000 stations on the China Rail network there is huge scope for ongoing projects ­ we are even assisting with security for a new China Rail headquarters project in Beijing, a new media centre, staff accommodation and medical facilities. This is a very exciting juncture for ourselves and all the stakeholders involved with the expansion of these railway networks in China.”This week TDSi appointed Shenzhen TengDaSi Technology Co.,Ltd as its Master Distributor for China in a related deal. A new contract, outlining the scope and governing the relationship was signed on 20 March 2015.