Barrett supplies HF radio to TAWA

Barrett Communications Pty Ltd

Monday, 03 December, 2018


Barrett supplies HF radio to TAWA

The Tanzania Wildlife Management Authority (TAWA) has chosen Barrett Communications to supply its HF radiocommunications for national parks and conservation areas.

The TAWA manages 169,553 km2 comprising game reserves, game controlled areas and open areas across Tanzania. The multiphase project was funded by USAID and included the Barrett 2050 HF base stations and Barrett 2090 HF portable manpacks.

The HF system design includes both base station and portable manpacks to enable the park rangers to go out for weeks at a time, into extremely isolated locations within the park, but remain in constant communications with the office locations.

“Communications and safety go hand in hand, and the Barrett HF system will give the TAWA and its rangers the field-proven reliability they need,” said Andrew Burt, Chief Executive Officer for Barrett Communications.

Barrett Communications equipment is well known for its intuitive ease of use. The supplied equipment will allow the rangers to derive significant benefit from the radio features with only minimal training.

Image credit: ©stock.adobe.com/au/Janelle

Please follow us and share on Twitter and Facebook. You can also subscribe for FREE to our weekly newsletter and bimonthly magazine.

Related News

UK, South Korea team up for 5G transport tech

A £2.4 million project will test how 5G can deliver augmented reality and mixed reality...

Codan wins contract for tactical comms network in Africa

Codan Communications has won a $15 million contract with an undisclosed East African government...

Inmarsat to provide high-speed broadband in the Arctic

Inmarsat will extend its GX satellite network to deliver high-speed broadband capacity for...


  • All content Copyright © 2019 Westwick-Farrow Pty Ltd