GRA Networks Ireland offer infrastructure contracting services on a design and construct basis in the transport, telecommunications, utility and energy sectors, providing cost-effective solutions to complex problems.
Four Year Mast and Tower Maintenance and Inspection Services Award
GRA Networks is delighted to announce that it has been awarded a four-year, multi-million euro contract with Iarnrod Eireann for the provision of maintenance services for approximately 204No radio masts, monopoles, and towers and 200No CCTV masts and towers including climbable, cantilever and fixed on the Irish Rail Network.
The program also includes the rigging and cabling services to install GSM-R antennas and equipment on new towers and monopoles on the rail network.
Irish Rail were impressed with GRA Networks Ireland, considering that the company demonstrated a full understanding of the duties and procedures of a contractor working rail side and who could combine an end-to-end service for the SE&T department.
GRA Networks Ireland has a previous track record of delivering competitive rigging maintenance services for Irish Rail and has also delivered extensive civil engineering and M&E projects for the Chief Engineers office.
The team at GRA Networks Ireland also offer a dedicated, in-house structural engineering team and to support the understanding and subsequent analysis of the towers and masts that underpinned 3rd party mobile and wireless broadband rollout programs on Irish Rail network.
GRA Networks will provide a fully project managed service including health and safety management covering the following items of work:
Maintenance inspections and issue of “safe to climb” certification where required
Structural and Wind-loading Analysis
Earthing/Lightning Protection Systems installation and testing
Removal of Fall Arrest Systems
Re-instatement of Fall Arrest Systems where required
Installation, Repair and or Removal of Equipment on the towers and masts
Tower Climbdown and Checklist completion
Mast Structure Certification
Provide an Asset Management System
Provision of Rigging Services
Removal of redundant Towers and Masts
Provide a Re-Bolt procedure where required
Minor Repairs/Remedial Works
Emergency Callout Rigging Support
GRA Networks Ireland
Unit 516a Grants Rise
Greenogue Business Park
Rathcoole, Co Dublin