Tetra | Messaging | 2019-10-21

SEE to Deliver TETRA and Paging Coverage for the Al-Nasr Oil Field

Source: The Critical Communications Review | Gert Jan Wolf editor

SEE Telecom and ABB will be responsible for the complete management of the radio coverage. All the installations are taking place while the platforms are in operation.

SEE TELECOM and ABB, a pioneering technology leader in power grids, electrification products, industrial automation and robotics and motion, serving customers in utilities, industry and transport & infrastructure globally, signed a contract in June 2018 for the optical radio communication distribution system to be installed in the offshore project The Nasr / Al-Nasr oil field, which is located approximately 130km northwest of Abu Dhabi City in UAE.

The field is operated by the ADMA (Abu Dhabi Marine Operating Co); its capacity allows to add 300,000 barrels to Abu Dhabi’s overall oil production daily.

To ensure the internal and external communication and security, the fully integrated telecommunication system is designed to allow coverage of:

  • 1 UHF one-way pager carrier
  • 1 UHF 1, 2 or 4 carriers TETRA network

SEE Telecom and ABB will be responsible for the complete management of the radio coverage. All the installations are taking place while the platforms are in operation.