communication engineering

GlenMartin: Your Trusted Developer of Telecom and Utility Infrastructure

Here at GlenMartin we are true experts in infrastructure development. When you are seeking a team you can trust with the development of telecom and utility infrastructures, you need a team you can rely on no matter what. Projects of this scope and nature rarely go as planned. When the project needs to adjust in… read more

NoMo Development Project

In 2008 GlenMartin was part of an initiative to bring a broadband network backbone to Northern Missouri (NOMO). After years of bringing together government, private industry, and finance a new network was created to serve NOMO and bring tremendous economic potential by bringing the digital revolution to this region. GlenMartin is a forerunner in the… read more

Using Adhesives to Upgrade Telecom Towers

At GlenMartin we deal with a lot of the ins and outs of infrastructure development on a daily basis. We run into a myriad of questions in regards to upgrading telecom towers. If you are considering using adhesives to upgrade your telecom towers, check out these tips we have compiled on how to best use… read more

Hidden Factors in Tower Upgrades

Highly intensive tower upgrades require a depth of knowledge in a variety of areas including structural steel and concrete design, foundation engineering, soils, construction engineering, and manufacturing/fabrication methods. Proper installation should be thought out well in advance prior to execution. The ability to fabricate components on site is an exceptional capability that offers enormous versatility.… read more

Texas Size Tower Upgrade Challenge

Everything in Texas is “BIG”. So was the challenge with a recent tower modification performed by GlenMartin in Freeport Texas.  The Texas-size problem was ironically  due to the lack of space found at the site. Initially design engineers proposed the use of helical anchors as a means of upgrading the foundations overturning capacity.  Helical anchors typically… read more