Profile: UniTek Global Services Inc (UNTK.OQ)
11 Mar 2014
UniTek Global Services, Inc., incorporated on November 19, 1987, is a service provider of permanently outsourced infrastructure services, offering a suite of technical services to customers in the satellite television, wireless telecommunications, public safety, and broadband cable industries in the United States and Canada. The Company operates in two segments: Fulfillment segment and Engineering and Construction segment. Fulfillment segment provides installation and fulfillment services to customers in the satellite television and broadband cable industries. Engineering and Construction segment provides infrastructure services, systems integration for public safety and land mobile radio applications, construction and project management services to customers in the wireless telecommunications and public safety industries.
The Company is a provider of residential and commercial installation services to the satellite television and broadband cable industries. The Company provides regional fulfillment services including inventory warehousing and logistics, customer service and call center management, fleet management and risk and safety compliance. The Company has developed technologies and processes to manage its daily operations and improve upon existing work processes. The Company is a provider to the broadband cable and wireless telecommunication industries of project management and construction services, including systems engineering and project management. The Company offers round-the-clock maintenance and upgrade support to its customers. The Company’s service offerings include the regular maintenance of its customers’ distribution facilities and networks, as well as emergency services for accidents or storm damage. The Company’s upgrade work ranges from routine replacements and upgrades to network overhauls. The Company’s scalable platform supports both large scale, as well as small project management services on a range of advanced technology projects.
The Company provides outsourced project management, construction and infrastructure services to wireless telecommunication companies nationwide. The Company’s core activities include communications infrastructure equipment construction and installation, radio frequency and network design and engineering, radio transmission base station installation and modification, and in-building network design, engineering and construction. In addition the Company provides site acquisition services where the Company acts as an intermediary between its customers and property owners and facilitates the wireless site preparation process from selection through construction. In order to build and expand networks, telecommunications companies require locations that have direct access to highways and roads to mount their antennae and equipment.
The Company specializes in systems integration services for large-scale communications projects for transportation, public safety, entertainment, hospitality and enterprise-grade commercial real estate projects. The Company operates as a solutions provider for wireless system upgrades by integrating the radio system design, the in-building antenna network, and the command and control systems that include all subsystems, such as spectrum, fiber networks, voice logging and global positioning system (GPS). The Company is handling a number of smaller projects for police, fire and other emergency personnel that are critical to the public’s safety and is also handling the World Trade Center Transportation HUB Site project, which is intended to let police, fire and other emergency personnel talk to each other in the event of a catastrophe, such as a terrorist attack or an earthquake.
The Company competes with Dycom Industries, Inc., MasTec, Inc., Multiband Corporation, Quanta Services, Inc., Goodman Networks, Bechtel Corporation, General Dynamics Corporation and Black and Veatch Corporation.
UniTek Global Services Inc
Suite 302, 1777 Sentry Parkway W
BLUE BELL PA 19422