Digital Switchover Transmission Upgrade

In late 2009 NG Rigging were approached by The Bridge Networks North Ltd to provide consultancy and a specialist climbing team to aid in the removal and replacement of a large antenna cylinder mounted on the top of a 45m tower in Bristol. The planned upgrade works were to be the first major Digital Switchover project they would complete for Arqiva.

The project consisted of:

Preparation and submission of H&S pack for the critical project which provided TV services to approximately 22,000 people.
Installation of temporary analogue antenna/support steelwork and feeder system.
Installation of new digital feeder system.
Crane removal of analogue antenna cylinder.
Crane installation of new digital antenna cylinder.
Connection of new digital antenna to new feeder system.
Removal of temporary analogue antenna/support steelwork and feeder system.
Removal of redundant analogue feeder system.

Our experienced management team and operatives provided a full and comprehensive service aiding our client to hand over their project on time and to budget.

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