Teleport & Earth Station

The Batelco “RJR” Teleport facility was built in 1969 with all the features of a classical Satellite Earth Station. It is strategically located away from sources of RF interference and has dessert to the south and west and the sea immediately to the east.

The Teleport facility is manned by a team of engineers dedicated to ensuring the performance of the core satellite infrastructure equipment and services. All systems and services are supported by full control and monitoring facilities. The Monitoring and control systems are extended via dedicated LAN to the 24×7 Network Operations Center (NOC) who assume out of hours monitoring, control and callout.

Site Location

  • Latitude 26:04:18 N
  • Longitude 50:36:40 E
  • Operational Area 30,000 Square Meters

The Batelco “RJR” Teleport facility was built in 1969 with all the features of a classical Satellite Earth Station. It is strategically located away from sources of RF interference and has dessert to the south and west and the sea immediately to the east.

The teleport has fully redundant fiber Access to the Batelco owned and operated MPLS and SDH national and International networks and internet uplinks.

Teleport services include:

  • Antenna & Hub Hosting
  • Uplinking
  • Down linking
  • IP transit
  • Terrestrial Backhaul

The teleport is equipped with the following power capabilities:

  • Incoming Power 11KV.
  • Mains Power Sensing and Control System.
  • Two 850KVA Dale Turbine Generators (1+1).
  • 60,000 Liters Fuel Storage (Redundant Tanks).
  • Three UPS systems, up to 160KVA (1+1).
  • Three 500A, rectifiers providing redundant -48V.

In term of site security, the teleport is equipped with:

  • 3 meter double perimeter security fence.
  • Recorded camera surveillance system.
  • 24×7 Security center with remote control from HQ.

The site is also equipped with wide Halogen based fire detection and suppression system.

For further details and inquiries, please get in touch with our sales consultants through globalsales@btc.com.bh