BDA / ERCES
Honeywell Gamewell-FCI Class B BDAs available from Bergen Protective Systems, Inc. are high gain, high power band-selective signal boosters / bi-directional amplifiers that can be designed and customized to meet all public safety frequency band ranges. It is intended to provide reliable emergency responder two-way radio signal coverage inside buildings, tunnels and other structures. The band selective design delivers reliable performance in even the most challenging RF environments. They have been tested and evaluated in accordance with UL2524 requirements for In-building 2-Way Emergency Radio Communication Enhancement Systems, NFPA and IBC/IFC standards compliance—making it the best choice for public safety and other mission-critical applications.
Bergen Protective Systems, Inc. has factory trained and FCC Licensed personnel who can perform RF site surveys, as well as program, test and commission your BDA / ERCES system.
Regulations and Code Information
Do I need a BDA / ERCES System?
A RF site survey must be performed by an FCC Certified GROL license holder using specialized equipment that measures signal strengths in decibel-milliwats (dBm). The site survey results are then sent to the AHJ to determine if a BDA is required or waived.
Who is qualified to Install a BDA / ERCES System?
The IFC Section 510 Lists the Following Requirements:
2. Certification of in-building systems training issued by a nationally recognized organization, school or certificate issued by the manufacturer of the equipment being installed.