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ESS can provide a full or partial comms network for events and remote activities that can include:

  • Handheld radios (UHF/VHF)
  • Radio repeaters to cover wide area (portable/lightweight for challenging locations)
  • Private, licensed commercial channels
  • Satellite phones
  • Satellite broadband internet
  • Satellite distress beacons
  • Satellite tracking of participants
  • HF (long distance radio)
  • Radio technician
  • PLB (EPIRB) monitoring


Comms equipment can be provided on its own or as part of a first aid or safety team.


All comms equipment has been developed with performance as the key requirement:

  • High-gain antennas for all equipment.
  • Radio repeater units that have been built to be lightweight so they can be carried if need be to the best repeater locations.
  • High capacity, high amp chargers for 240V and 12V supplies to get everything charged up and ready for use fast.
  • Equipment from different sat-phone providers to benefit from the suitability of the different systems for different regions and applications.