Strategic Communications

Babcock is one of the world’s leading specialists in Very Low Frequency (VLF) to High Frequency (HF) military communications, providing systems engineering, operations and support to the Five Eyes Community and NATO. Our solutions operate in the harshest of environments across the globe to provide assured communications where you need it, when you need it.

We are the designers, maintainers and operators of the Defence High Frequency Communications Service for the United Kingdom’s Ministry of Defence, which provides assured voice and data services to over 30% of the world’s surface and enables UK, US, Allied and NATO operations.

Secure, reliable HF communications however is just part of what we do. We also design, sustain and operate Low Frequency and VLF broadcast communications systems, and operate in niche, hard-to-find capability sets within SATCOM and tactical communications domains.

What makes Babcock unique is that we are communications technology integrators, not manufacturers. We design, operate and maintain systems framed around the needs of our customers, free from any bias towards a specific product line or technology solution.

We generate value for customers by maximizing the operational life of their existing equipment, integrating new technologies when required and then driving the system to optimize its performance and operating cost over its life of type and ensure maximum system availability.