Skybrokers installing an Andrew 7.6m Earth Station Antenna on Cyprus


Hellas-Sat satellite operator requested Skybrokers again to deliver, install and test an used and refurbished Andrew 7.6m Antenna for their Teleport operations on Cyprus. The team installed the antenna in April 2017 and performed RF tests in May 2017. The antenna was successfully handed over to the client. 

Skybrokers de-installed a VertexRSI 9.0m Earth Station Antenna in the UK


Skybrokers team de-installed a VertexRSI 9.0m Earth Station in the UK in March 2017. It took 8 days to dismantle the refelctor and pedestal mount and load it into a dedicated truck for transportation to our facility in Central Europe. The antenna will be refurbished and checked out and is sold to a satellite operator for the expansion of their Teleport operations. 

Skybrokers installing a VertexRSI 7.2m Earth Station Antenna on Cyprus


Hellas-Sat satellite operator requested Skybrokers to deliver, install and test an used and refurbished VertexRSI 7.2m Antenna for their Teleport operations on Cyprus. The team installed the antenna in December 2016 and performed RF tests in January 2017. The antenna was successfully handed over to the client. 

Skybrokers de-installing a VertexRSI 9m Earth Station Antenna in Vienna, Austria


Skybrokers was requested to dismantle a VertexRSI 9m Antenna with a Scientific Atlanta 10m pedestal mount located in Vienna, Austria. The site had little space and a narrow access road and made it a bit difficult to lift the complete reflector to the ground. The team decided to de-install the reflector in the air and move the antenna parts with a loader to the loading location close to the site. The de-installation and loading took 1 week and was performed by our two member installation team in November 2016.

Skybrokers installing an used and refurbished VertexRSI 9m Earth Station antenna to Greenland


Skybrokers delivered and installed an used and refurbished VertexRSI 9m Earth Station Antenna on a mountain close to Nuuk in Greenland. The assembly of the antenna was performed by a three-member installation team of the customer. The reflector alignment and de-icing enclosure was installed by Skybrokers technicians with the support from the client. The installation took place in September & October 2016. 

Skybrokers installing two new ASC Signal 7.6m Earth Station Antennas on Mallorca (Balearic Islands)


Skybrokers was requested again in 2016 to install two new ASC Signal 7.6m antenna systems at OMNIAccess Marine Network Solutions for their teleport facilities expansion on Mallorca (Baleares Islands), Spain. The installation was performed by a two member installation team and took 5 weeks. 

Relocation of a Vertex 8.1m Earth Station antenna in Reykjavik, Iceland


Skybrokers was contracted to coordinate a VertexRSI 8.1m relocation in Reykjavik, Iceland in May 2016. In conjunction with S3 Satcom and Laban Communications we supervised the antenna move and re-commissioning. The end customer was very happy with the efficient relocation that went very smooth.

Skybrokers Dismantling a Teleport in New York City in April 2016


Over the course of three weeks Skybrokers technicians de-installed five Earth Station antennas in New York City, USA. In April 2016 the team was tasked to dismantle the antennas, loading them into ocean going containers and clean up the site. 
This project was subject to detailed planning and logistics. We could not have done this without the help of our logistic partners.

De-installation of an Andrew 4.6m Ku-band Earth Station antenna in Geneva, Switzerland


We were requested to de-install an Andrew 4.6m Ku-band Earth Station antenna motorized with de-icing. Our team performed the dismantling and site clean up and removed all parts. This de-installation took 4 days with a three member installation team and was executed in November 2015. We transported the antenna back to our facility for full refurbishment and have it ready for the next (re)installation.

De-installation of a Vertex 9m Ku-band Earth Station antenna in Geneva, Switzerland


We were requested to de-commission a Vertex 9m Ku-band Earth Station antenna with tracking and de-icing. Our team performed the dismantling and site clean up and removed all parts. This de-installation took 10 days with a three member installation team and was executed in November 2015. We transported the antenna back to our facility for full refurbishment and have it ready for the next (re)installation.

De-installation of an Andrew 9.3m C-band antenna in Redditch, UK

Skybrokers de-commissioned an Andrew 9.3m Earth Station Antenna in the UK in October 2015. Our technicians de-installed, disassembled and loaded the antenna into a dedicated truck for transportation back to our facility where it will be refurbished. This de-installation was part of an antenna project that took us 3 weeks to complete. 

De-installation of a Viasat 11m C-band antenna in Redditch, UK

Skybrokers de-commissioned a Viasat 11m C-band Earth Station Antenna in the UK in October 2015. Our technicians de-installed, disassembled and loaded the antenna into a dedicated truck for transportation back to our facility where it will be refurbished. This de-installation was part of an antenna project that took us 3 weeks to complete.

De-installing of an Andrew 4.5m X-band antenna in Bedford UK

Skybrokers de-installed an Andrew 4.5m X-band antenna in Bedford, UK in October 2015. The antenna was dismantled in two days and transported back to our EU facility for a full refurbishment and will be available for sale. Antenna can be used on X-band satellites (XTAR-EUR & SpainSat-1, Intelsat IS-27 or SES-16/GovSAT).

Installation of a refurbished Andrew 7.6m Ku-band Earth Station Antenna in Mallorca (Balearic Islands)

In August 2015 Skybrokers delivered and installed an used and refurbished Andrew 7.6m earth station antenna at OMNIAccess Marine Network Solutions on Mallorca (Balearic Islands), Spain. The installation was successfully performed by a two member installation team and took 2.5 weeks.

De-installation of an Andrew 3.7m Ku-band Antenna in Vicenza, Italy

De-installation of an Andrew 3.7m antenna at the Caserne Ederle (US Army base) in Vicenza, Italy in July 2015. The antenna was transported back to our EU facility. The team performed this de-install and loading on a truck in two days.

The antenna was checked out, refurbished and sold to a client for installation in the Middle-East

De-installation of an Andrew 3.7m Ku-band Antenna in Usingen, Germany

Skybrokers de-installed an Andrew 3.7m antenna in June 2015 in Usingen (Frankfurt area), Germany. The antenna was transported back to our EU facility for a full refurbishment. The team performed this de-install and loading on a truck in two days.

Delivery and installation of a RSI 9.2m C-band Earth Station Antenna in Chabarovsk, Russia

Skybrokers delivered and installed a RSI (VertexRSI) 9.2m Earth Station Antenna in Russia. The installation was performed by a two member local installation team in Chabarovsk and took 3 weeks.

We provided a new GDSatcom 7150/7200 tracking system with new motors and gearboxes. The 7150 MCU had a extra heating system for severe weather conditions. Also we supplied a new full reflector de-icing system (de-icing pads).
 

De-installation of an Andrew 7.6m Ku-band Earth Station Antenna in the UK

De-installation of an Andrew 7.6m Earth Station Antenna in the UK in January 2015. The de-installation was performed by a two member installation team and took 5 days including loading in a truck.

The antenna was checked out and refurbished in our facility in Europe before it was shipped to the new owner.

We offered and installed the antenna with a new tracking/motorization package i.e. new motors, new limit switches, new 11-size resolvers and reflector hardware kits. The jack screws have been greased to secure proper operation.
 

Installation of a refurbished RSI 9.2m C-band Earth Station Antenna in Mexico

Skybrokers installation team delivered and installed an used and refurbished RSI 9.2m C-band Earth Station antenna in Mexico in December 2014. With great help from the customer this installation took us 8 days. 

This 9.2m antenna was installed with an used Vertex tracking/motorization package that we can offer with all of our used antenna systems. New motors, limit switches, 11-size resolvers and hardware kits are supplied. The jack screws have been greased and gearboxes are oiled to secure proper operation.

Installation of a refurbished RSI 9.2m C-band Earth Station Antenna in Sweden

Our installation team installed a used and refurbished RSI 9.2m C-band Earth Station antenna in Sweden in October 2014. This antenna was installed in combination with a VertexRSI 8.1m antenna and took us three weeks. 

This 9m antenna is installed with a GDSatcom tracking/motorization package that we offer with all of our used antenna systems. New motors, limit switches, 11-size resolvers and hardware kits are supplied. The jack screws have been greased and gearboxes are oiled to secure proper operation.
 

Improving performance and cleaning of a 9m & 11m earth station antenna in the UK

Skybrokers installation team did a fine tune alignment on two earth station antennas to improve their performance. After fine tuning there was 3-5dB improvement on a 9m and 2dB on an 11m antenna.

Also the 9m antenna was cleaned thoroughly to look like new. With our three member installation team this project took us one week in August 2014. Both antennas were checked out and the results were promising.

Vertex 11m Earth Station Antenna installation in Lithuania


Skybrokers delivered and installed a refurbished VertexRSI 11.1m C-band Earth Station Antenna at SatGate in Vilnius, Lithuania. The installation was performed in March & April 2014 with a three-member installation team and took 3 weeks. The customer did the assembly work and Skybrokers' Antenna Supervisor performed the theodolite alignment of the reflector and the final assembly on the pedestal mount. We provided the customer perfect AZ & EL Patterns. 

Skybrokers installing a Vertex 8m Earth Station Antenna in Lithuania


Skybrokers delivered and installed a refurbished VertexRSI 8m Ku-band Earth Station Antenna at SatGate in Vilnius, Lithuania. The installation was performed in March & April 2014 with a three-member installation team and took 3 weeks. The customer did the assembly work and Skybrokers' Antenna Supervisor performed the theodolite alignment of the reflector and the final assembly on the pedestal mount. We provided the customer perfect AZ & EL Patterns. 

Installation of a refurbished VertexRSI 9m Earth Station Antenna in Germany


Skybrokers delivered and installed a refurbished VertexRSI 9m Ku-band Earth Station Antenna at Talia in Germany. The installation was performed in February & March 2014 with a two-member installation team and took 3 weeks. The antenna was checked out and refurbished at our facility before re-installation. We provided new motorization and used & refurbished 7150/7200 tracking package with new limit switches and 11-size resolvers. Our Antenna Supervisor performed the theodolite alignment with special tooling. The antenna was tested 48-hours with full tracking. We provided the customer with perfect AZ & EL Patterns. 

Skybrokers relocating a Vertex 11m Earth Station Antenna in London UK


Skybrokers relocated a VertexRSI 11.1m C-band Earth Station Antenna in London, UK with a three-member installation team in October & November 2013. This project took us 6-7 weeks. We had delays due to bad weather conditions but the delays were reduced to a minimum where possible. The antenna was checked out on location and we provided new limit switches and 11-size resolvers to secure best performance. Our technicians replaced parts that were rusted and defective and also painted the reflector to look like new. The antenna was tested 48-hours and we provided the customer with AZ & EL Patterns. 

Skybrokers installing three Andrew 7.6m Earth Station Antennas on Mallorca


Skybrokers delivered and installed three Andrew 7.6m Earth Station Antennas at OMNIAccess Marine Network Solutions for their new Teleport Operations on Mallorca (Baleares Islands, Spain). The installation was performed in September & October 2013 by our two-member installation team and took 4 weeks as part of a project of 6 earth station antennas that were requested to install. 

Andrew 3.7m Antenna installation on Mallorca (Baleares Islands), Spain by Skybrokers


Skybrokers delivered and installed three Andrew 3.7m Earth Station Antennas at OMNIAccess Marine Network Solutions for their new Teleport Operations on Mallorca (Baleares Islands, Spain). The installation was performed in September & October 2013 by our two-member installation team and took 2 days as part of a project of 6 earth station antennas that were requested to install. The antennas came from our warehouse in Germany and were checked out before shipping.

Relocation of an Andrew 3.7m Ku-band Earth Station Antenna in Hamburg, Germany


Skybrokers Installation team relocated a 3.7m Andrew Earth Station Antenna at Studio Hamburg in Germany in July 2013. It was decided to move the antenna completely with platform to be able to re-install the same day. The customer was pleasantly surprised of the quick operation and the low costs this operation took.

Installation of a VertexRSI 9m DBS-Band Earth Station Antenna in the UK


Skybrokers Installation team delivered, refurbished and installed a Vertex 9m DBS-band antenna with tracking and full reflector de-icing in April 2013. The team performed this installation in a three week time frame and provided the customer with Rx patterns. We supplied for this installation a used 7200/7150 tracking package and new motors, limit switches and resolvers as part of the tracking/motorization package. A 48-hour test is part of the acceptance test procedures. 

De-installation of two Andrew 3.7m Earth Station Antennas in Berlin, Germany


Skybrokers Installation team performed a de-installation of two Andrew 3.7m Ku-band Earth Station sntennas in February 2013 that were located on a 5-story building in Berlin, Germany. The antennas were sold to a client in Spain. The team performed this de-install and loading on a truck in one day. The antenna systems were transported back to our facility for refurbishment before delivery to the end user.

Dismantling of a Vertex 9m DBS-band Earth Station antenna


Skybrokers was approached by Studio Hamburg (Germany) for dismantling of their Vertex 9m DBS-band Earth Station antenna with tracking and de-icing. We were requested to clean up the antenna location and remove all parts. This de-installation took 1 week with a three member installation team and was executed in February 2013. We transported the antenna back to our facility for full refurbishment and have it ready for the next (re)installation.

De-installation of a Vertex 9 meter Earth Station Antenna


A respective broadcasting company operating out of Berlin in Germany approched Skybrokers for the de-installation of their Vertex 9m KPK Earth Station Antenna. Due to the tight schedule Skybrokers installation team performed the dismantling, packing and transportation in one week in September 2012. The site was cleaned up and the customer was happy that the de-install took place within the time that was set. We brought the antenna back to our facility for a complete refurbishment and to prepare for the next re-installation.

Installation of a Viasat 7.3m Ku-band Earth Station Antenna

Our customer approached us for delivery & installation of a Viasat 7.3m Ku-band Earth Station Antenna with de-icing and tracking at their Teleport facilities in Germany. The installation was performed by a 3-member team of professionals in September 2012. Antenna was installed and aligned succesfully and we provided the customer Rx patterns so the antenna would pass the approvals of various satellite operators.

Antech 7,3m Earth Station Antenna installation on Cyprus by Skybrokers


Hellas-Sat Consortium Greece requested us to deliver and install a 7m Earth Station Antenna at their Teleport on Cyprus. There were tight deadlines to be met and we had to search for an antenna that was located in the EU region. With the great help on our partner we could prepare, transport and install an Antech 7.3m Earth Station Antenna in a 5 week time frame! The antenna was brand new and readily available in Italy. With a three member installation team we performed full installation that was finished in December 2010. 

Installation of a refurbished Scientific Atlanta (Viasat) 7.7m Earth Station Antenna on Cyprus


Cyprus based CYTA approached Skybrokers for quick delivery and installation of a 7m Earth Station Antenna due to an urgent project. We could meet this requirement and delivered a refurbished Scientific Atlanta (Viasat) 7.7m Earth Station Antenna to Cyprus in November 2010. A two member installation team performed the installation with great help of the customer. This project was finished in December 2010. 

Installation of a Vertex 16m Earth Station Antenna in Villafranca Spain


Skybrokers Installation team performed an installation of a 16m Vertex Earth Station Antenna for the United Nations in Spain in 2010.