Brabourne Communications Ltd



Brabourne Communications Ltd [BCL] specialises in providing UK and international clients with bespoke solutions which meet both their current and future communications needs.

As a radio system integrator BCL provides project management of turnkey solutions from consultancy, through design, to installation and commissioning. Our after sales support is second to none and our 50 years of industry experience ensures your communication needs are managed quickly and cost effectively.

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System Design

At Brabourne Communications Ltd we recognize that a cost effective radio communications solution must be based on good system design. Each system design will incorporate the client's requirements to deliver the maximum benefit – for the lowest cost.
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Our methodology ensures superior propagation prediction and reduced network infrastructure costs resulting in better radio coverage for our clients.

Our system design philosophy allows us to employ the most suitable technologies for the application, whether analogue or digital, conventional or trunked. As an independent system integrator we are able to select products from all the leading manufacturers to provide a bespoke solution for our clients.

Network Planning

Brabourne Communications Ltd has at its disposal the full range of network planning tools and expertise. Our network planning service includes:

  • Propagation surveys
  • Network capacity planning
  • Antenna system design
  • Microwave link planning
  • Interference studies
  • Site surveys
  • Confined space engineering

Project Management

The skills and experience of our team at Brabourne Communications Ltd means that we understand the need, and are able to deliver projects on time and within cost whilst meeting our client’s quality requirements.
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In order to achieve this level of service BCL employs a simple but effective method. This comprises a project definition phase where we define your goals, objectives and critical success factors. This is followed by the project initiation phase and project control phase to ensure the project stays on track. Appropriate action is taken to ensure each stage meets the requirements of the plan.


With many years of practical experience in a wide range of communication technologies Brabourne Communications Ltd is able to provide installation and commissioning of complex radio networks both in the UK and internationally. Our expertise includes:
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  • Private Mobile Radio Systems [PMR]
  • Analogue trunked radio systems [MPT1327]
  • Digital radio systems [TETRA]
  • Microwave systems
  • HF radio systems
  • Mobile data solutions
  • Antenna masts & towers

BCL operates installation teams from the UK and Tripoli, Libya to cater for almost any requirement. We Are able to offer an installation only service for clients around the world.


Having supplied a radio communications solution the team at Brabourne Communications Ltd are able to provide ongoing support with a range of maintenance packages tailored to your requirements. As we are internationally based this support is available both in the UK and overseas. BCL has a Technical Support Centre located in Tripoli, Libya to provide local support to our clients within the region. Our fully equipped workshops mean that we can support radio products from all the leading manufacturers.

Our consultants will be pleased to discuss your specific requirements and propose a maintenance package to suit. Our services can include:
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  • Warranty repairs — BCL are accredited to undertake warranty repairs to most radio equipment
  •  Fixed-price repair — If a fixed price repair service better suits your organization BCL can provide this as a cost-effective option.
  • Spare parts — We offer competitive pricing on genuine parts and accessories.
  • Maintenance Agreements — For clients where reliable communications are operation-critical we can tailor a maintenance agreement that provides dedicated and responsive technical support as required.
  • Preventative maintenance — Preventative maintenance allows our clients to better predict the reliability of their equipment, and often avoid costly emergency repairs. BCL will design a maintenance schedule that maintains the reliability of your radio fleet and prevents unexpected downtime caused by faulty equipment.
  • Fleet management — BCL can assist with radio fleet management, providing reporting on equipment and repairs, audits of your fleet and advice on how to better maintain your equipment.


To ensure that our clients get the best out of their radio communications systems Brabourne Communications Ltd undertakes a wide range of training courses. These courses include product and system operation, maintenance, fault finding, programming and configuration as well as ongoing training after system upgrades.
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Our courses can either be held at our premises in Derby, at our established training centres in the UK, or at the client’s location. All course attendees receive full certification at the end of their course. BCL will also take care of all your local transport and accommodation needs.

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