The focus is primarily on the maintenance, upkeep and optimisation of various systems/products through one centre of service excellence that offers support from operational to depot level.

The aim of the Communications Support business unit is to perform maintenance and support tasks to improve the lifespan and return on investment of systems/products in an industry where operational and support costs can run extremely high. Solutions are tailored for each individual system/product and/or situation.

The following services are provided:

Corrective And Preventative Maintenance


  • Microwave Transmission System
  • Bandwidth Management System
  • Satellite System (Static and Mobile)
  • High Power HF Systems (Antenna and Antenna Switching Systems)
  • Power Systems/Air Conditioners/Cabling
  • Depot Modular Level Screening and Testing
  • Software and Firmware Upgrades
  • Field Support at 1st and 2nd Line Level (Operational and Intermediate Level)
  • Rigging - Fall Arrest and Rope Access
  • Site Establishment and Maintenance

Ict Corrective And Adaptive Maintenance


  • Design Capabilities
  • Project Management Capabilities
  • "Hot Spots" (Minor Changes to Operating Base Line)
  • Installation, Commissioning, Integration as well as Cut-Over
  • Reticulation - Copper as well as Fibre

System Engineering


  • Integration of Satellite/Microwave/HF/BMS/ICT
  • Integrated Maintenance Operations Centre (IMOC)
  • Network Planning - Link Planning, Path Profiles and Link Budgets
  • Performance and Trend Analysis
  • Logistic Engineering - Data Capturing and Analysis
  • EAGLE MMIS - FRACAS; MTBF; Life Cycle Costs; Configuration Management;
  • Asset Management
  • Remote Monitoring and Management (Adroit) - Network Systems, Air
  • Conditioning, Back-Up Power Systems, Signal Network, Sites
  • Experiential Training Support

Dynamic Integrated Technical Services


  • Radios/Sub-Assemblies/Modules
  • Battery Chargers and Power Supply Units
  • Navigation Equipment - Man-pack and Vehicle
  • Man-pack Antennas and Portable Masts
  • Generating Sets: Automatic Voltage Regulators and Rotating Diode Plate
  • Assemblies
  • Intercom Systems/External Speakers for Radios/Vehicles
  • Crowd Control System/Loudhailers/PA Systems (Portable)
  • Diode Block Semikron/Communication Cables
  • Specialised Sound Systems
  • Directional Navigation Systems
  • Automatic Test Equipment Systems (ATE's)
  • Training Simulators (Cent)

Other Support


  • Engineering Support - Enhance/Improve Product
  • Intermediate Level Support at Client Premises
  • On-Demand Intermediate Level Maintenance Support
  • Vehicle Installations
  • Codification Verification Services
  • Practical Depot Level Repair (RF) Training
  • Experiential Training Support
  • Source Obsolete Spares and Materials