We have built an extensive hire fleet of ATEX and conventional radios and can service and repair any radio that is currently in use. Fern Communications has the technical expertise and knowledge of both the Oil & Gas Industry plus renewables industries that enable us to offer our customers a fast, reliable and responsive service.


We have a range of radios and repeaters for hire as well as accessories.

  • ATEX Radio repeaters
  • Digital Radios
  • Radio Accessories


We have a Digital Trunked Radio System available to cover offshore wind farms.

  • Digital Trunked Radio System
  • Offshore Wind farm Coverage
  • Future site coverage


We can repair and maintain all our hired radio equipment and accessories.

  • Maintenance of all our equipment
  • Electrical repairs and testing
  • Service contracts

“We have developed Fern Communications around 4 core business areas: Manufacture, Hire, Sales and Service. This enables Fern to create innovative and cost-effective solutions to meet the requirements of our customers.”

Clive Cushion, Technical Director

“Our philosophy is very simple. Our aim is to ensure all our customers get the level of personal service that is essential when working in an environment where two-way communication is critical to their efficiency and safety”

Jennifer Cushion, Managing Director


Who we are

We have a great team of people that work with us at Fern Communications.
Read more about our team below and their role within our company

Jennifer Cushion
Jennifer CushionManaging Director
Jennifer manages the day to day running of Fern Communications and over sees of all aspects of the company.
Clive Cushion
Clive CushionTechnical Director
Clive’s role within Fern is technical director and identifying new technologies and its applications to new product development.
James Cleverly
James CleverlyTechnical Manager
James’ role at Fern Communications is the implementation of new technologies and design of Fern’s bespoke systems.
Sam Wickham
Sam WickhamOperations Manager
Highly skilled and competent overseeing the smooth operation of Fern Communications systems.
Luke Gooderham
Luke GooderhamSenior Installation Engineer
Luke is senior installation engineer overseeing the deployment of FernCom’s multiple service offerings and the team of installation engineers.
Andy Roberts
Andy RobertsSystems Integration Engineer
Andy is systems integration engineer who has a wealth of experience in offshore technology.
Jim Coverley
Jim CoverleyHire Manager
Jim is Hire Manager based at the FernCom office in Aberdeen. Jim oversees all aspects of the hire fleet working both onshore and offshore.
Mia Porter
Mia PorterApprentice Project Manager - Engineering
Mia is APM project management qualified and GWO certified, she has worked offshore on numerous projects ensuring the smooth delivery and execution of projects.
Ashleigh Saggers
Ashleigh SaggersApprentice Project Manager
Ashleigh is APM project management qualified and works closely with all the FernCom team ensuring the smooth operation of projects and the project delivery.
Jess Benham
Jess BenhamAccounts Administrator
Jess has worked in IT and accounts which brings a unique perspective to Fern Communications, Jess is also the companies mental health ambassador.
Luke ParishInstallation Engineer
Luke is installation engineer working on the deployment of FernCom’s multiple service offerings. Luke is a highly experienced offshore engineer helping to successfully deliver offshore systems.
Kinga Szpilman
Kinga SzpilmanHire Desk Coordinator
Kinga is Hire Desk Coordinator based in Aberdeen working closely with Jim Coverley. Kinga also assists with Vessel installations.