LARS Communications specialise in radio site build and antenna system installation and commissioning. We provide an extensive range of services including: site surveys; tower strengthening and structural upgrades; decommissioning; site maintenance; antenna rigging, alignment and testing. All our work conforms to BS EN ISO 9001 quality standards.
We also provide a comprehensive fabrication service capable of designing and manufacturing structures and ancillary steelwork from access gantries and platforms, ladders, staircases and handrails to stainless steel brackets, angles and bespoke structural fixings.
Structures fabricated include antenna support towers, floodlighting towers and CCTV camera towers.
All our steelwork complies with CE Marking requirements.
LARS Communications has operated within the telecommunications industry for nearly 30 years, initially as a rigging and electrical sub contractor to most of the major utility companies, then later as a principle contractor performing national and international contracts for RAM Mobile Data, Cellnet and NTL.
LARS has undertaken installation and commissioning contracts for Orange, T Mobile, Three and Vodafone including 3g and 4g upgrades. Fixed radio access installation including microwave transmission has been completed for Ionica & Scottish Telecom and transmission planning, including I&C, for Dolphin, Siemens Plessey Radar, Marconi, BAE Systems, Motorola, Airwave and the MOD.
Recently LARS has effectively completed turnkey radio site builds, including tower fabrication and installation, for a variety of major clients including the Met Office, Electricty North West, the Maritime and Coastguard Agency, BT, Western Power Distribution, SSE and the MOD.
The comprehensive service that LARS provides includes: Site survey; Construction of greenfield, rooftop and street work radio sites; Microwave radio installation and commissioning; Tower manufacture, assembly and erection; Tower strengthening and structural upgrades; In house fabrication of bespoke steelwork; Antenna rigging, alignment and testing; Line of sight viability surveys; Radio viability surveys; Site inspection and maintenance; Radio site decommissioning; Project management
Working to BS EN ISO 9001 quality standards the company is recognised for the high quality of its services and is also renowned for the innovative solutions provided.