spectrum management, radio and telecommunications services

The Joint Radio Company

The Joint Radio Company Ltd. (JRC) is an Industry-Owned Spectrum Management Consultancy and Spectrum Management Organisation with primary responsibility for the radio spectrum used by the UK Energy Industry, for which we have ISO9001 Accreditation. Our areas of expertise include:

  • Radio Planning and Telecommunications consultancy services
  • Radio Spectrum Management services
  • Next Generation Wireless Planning (LTE & 5G)
  • Ofcom Radio Spectrum Licensing Applications and management services
  • Radio fixed link planning (VHF, UHF and Microwave) services
  • Scanning Telemetry and SCADA system planning and licensing services
  • Digital and Analogue Private Mobile Radio (PMR) planning and commissioning services
  • Radio system area planning services
  • Technical Specification development and procurement support
  • Radio fixed link co-ordination with wind farms services

About The JRC

The Joint Radio Company Ltd. (JRC) is a joint venture company of National Grid plc (the UK electricity transmission and gas transmission and distribution operator) and the Energy Networks Association Ltd, representing UK gas and electricity transmission and distribution companies.

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  Contact us

  020 7706 5199

Head Office:
Friars House
Manor House Drive
Coventry CV1 2TE
United Kingdom

London Office:
Alpha House
100 Borough High Street
London SE1 1LB
United Kingdom

Final Report published after completion by JRC for WPD of the ‘Next Generation Wireless Telecoms Analysis’ study into the use of LTE connectivity for Smart Grid 4th February 2020
4th February 2020

This study has established the principles for the design, co-ordination and deployment of national LTE data communications networks for all DNOs/DSOs in the UK and Ireland and even beyond. An additional objective...


WPD publish Closedown Report after completion by JRC of ‘Next Generation Wireless Telecoms Analysis’ study into the use of LTE connectivity for Smart Grid
6th January 2020

The Network Innovation Allowance (NIA) funded ‘Next Generation Wireless Project’, undertaken jointly by Western Power Distribution (WPD) and Joint Radio Company (JRC) has concluded, having met all of...


JRC response to Notice of Ofcom’s proposals to amend the spectrum trading and register regulations
3rd December 2019

JRC notes that Ofcom is proposing to go beyond the recommendations of the RSPG and the position adopted by DCMS in enabling access to the lower 2 GHz of the 26 GHz band under the Shared Access Licence provisions....