This is one of the lessons learned during the 9/11 bombing. Thus, in compliance with the Emergency Response Radio Coverage (ERRC) code under International Fire Code IFC-510 and the National Fire Protection Association standards NFPA 72, Chapter 24, radio enhancement systems such as public safety Bi-Directional Amplifier (BDA) system or Distributed Antenna System (DAS) is mandatory in building establishments, including Waterloo and Cedar Rapids.
Bi-Directional Amplifiers (BDAs) are signal enhancers. This maintains two-way radio coverage system throughout an area, which includes locations that are considered dead spot or having no / weak cellular signal such as:
It uses repeaters to augment and spread signal covering various frequencies such as 700 MHz, 800 MHz, 900 MHz. Thus, enabling police officers or firefighters in Waterloo and Cedar Rapids to communicate easily in emergency situations using their two-way radios.
Not everyone is licensed and skilled to install BDA's and DAS in high rise buildings, especially for Cedar Rapids and Waterloo. Now you don't need to look any further because we are here to help you.
Hawkeye is licensed and certified to do these installations for you. Our team has been trained to ensure your BDAs remain cool, quiet, and long-lasting by finding the best location for it within your building.
Talk to us for us to get started with your BDAs and DAS installation, today. Send us a message.