Services

DCS Communications provides a multitude of services to our custumers, below are just a few of the things we can assist our customers with

 

Service and Repair

DCS Radio maintains an extensive inventory of factory original parts for service and repair on two-way portable radios, mobiles, repeaters, and console equipment. Our technicians are able to test, troubleshoot, repair, and modify your systems and subscribers and return them to peak performance.

Subscriber units including but not limited to:

  • Portable Handheld Radios
  • Mobile Radios
  • Pager

Infrastructure systems including but not limited to:

  • Trunking Systems
  • Repeater Systems
  • Paging Systems
  • Microwave Systems
  • Data Systems
  • Antenna Networks
  • Dispatch Consoles
  • Environmental Systems
  • Warning Systems
  • Computer Equipment
  • BDA or In Building Wireless Amplification Systems
  • Base Stations
  • Broadband Systems

Maintenance

DCS has made a sizable investment in training and equipment in recent years to insure our technical staff can properly maintain your critical communications systems. Our technicians are all equipped with the most up-to-date test equipment to maintain these systems.

Your entire wireless system can be covered by a planned maintenance program. From the simple to the complex, your system can have a plan designed specific to your needs.

Systems Include:

  • Radio and paging systems
  • Console systems
  • Broadband network systems
  • Mobile or fixed data systems

With the following services:

  • Field and Shop Repair
  • Preventative Maintenance
  • Tower and Rooftop Site Maintenance
  • Site Audits and Safety Plans
  • Troubleshooting, Repair, Re-optimization
  • Clean up and Utility Checks
  • 24 x 7 Dispatch Available

Installation

Proper installation is the key to top performance of your system. Our factory trained technicians and installers will make sure the job is done right the first time.

DCS offers both in the shop and field installation of:

Complete Vehicle Build Outs

  • Computer, Printer Mounts
  • Mobile Radios
  • Mobile Video Recorder
  • Light Bars
  • Rugged Modems
    • Mobile VPN Software configuration
  • Bluetooth Kits

System Installation

  • Two Way and Trunked Radio, Paging
  • Microwave
  • Point to Multipoint
  • SCADA and Telemetry Systems
  • Wide Area Dispatch and Mobile Data Systems
  • CCTV
  • Warning Systems

Site installation

  • Shelters
  • Power Supply
  • Grounding Systems
  • Fencing
  • Antennas & Cabling
  • Foundations and footings
  • Tower Erection
  • Wave Guide Ladders, Ice Bridges

In Building Systems

  • BDA/In Building Amplifiers
  • Wireless LAN/802.11
 

DCS installation services provide:

  • Work that is scheduled to meet your needs
  • Results that are clean, neat and correct
  • Motorola R56 grounding and installation standard is our standard

FCC Licensing

Working with the FCC rules and regulations can be confusing task. We can help. DCS Radio has dedicated staff thoroughly knowledgeable about the relevant procedures for today’s applications. We also have a strong relationship with Washington Radio Reports and Enterprise Wireless Alliance in order to assist your organization with their licensing requirements.

FCC Licensing Services:

  • Apply for a New License
  • Modify Existing License
  • Special Temporary Authority
  • Assignments of Authorization
  • Construction Notification Filing
  • Waivers and Justifications
  • Petitions for Reconsideration
  • FAA/FCC Tower Registration
  • RF Maximum Exposure Reports
  • Spectrum Acquisitions and Brokerage
  • Database Management
  • Regulatory Counsel

We have expertise in the following FCC regulations:

  • Land Mobile Radio Part 90
  • Microwave Part 101 Satellite Part 25
  • Marine Part 80
  • Antenna Structures Part 17
  • Personal Radio Services Part 95

System Design

The System Design Group offers all services needed make the customer’s concept a reality.

Examples of these services include but are not limited to:

  • System ConsultingSite and System Audits
  • Coverage Mapping
  • Propagation Studies/System Coverage Testing
  • Point-to-Point Path Studies
  • Link Budgets
  • Intermodulation Studies
  • RF Emission Safety Studies
  • Equipment Analysis and Recommendation
  • As-Built Documentation
  • System Optimization