Passive Infrastructure Elements on BTS Site (Corporate Only)


This program provides understanding of various Passive elements of BTS site like tower, shelter, PIU, Power plant, diesel generator etc. This course covers the working principle of DG, PIU, Power plant and Battery bank.


Course Pre-requisites

The candidates attending this program should possess basic understanding of electrical terminologies, AC/DC power supply, and basic usage of battery bank.

Course Summary

  • Overview of Mobile Telecom Industry
  • BTS Site Network Elements
  • Base Station, Microwave Radio & related components
  • Diesel Generator
  • Power Interface Unit
  • Power Plant
  • Battery Bank
  • Air‐conditioner

After attending this program, you should be able to

  • Explain the various Civil and Electrical elements at BTS site
  • Understand the working principle of D.G, Power Interface Unit, Battery bank and Power Plant
  • Calculate AC and DC loads.
  • Understand the criticality of various alarms and their fault management.
  • Preventive and Corrective maintenance of D.G, PIU, Battery Bank and Power Plant

Course Details

Overview of Mobile Telecom Industry

  • Evolution of Mobile Networks
  • Typical Mobile Network
  • Telecom Industry Players in INDIA
  • Life Cycle of Mobile Network & Role of IP industry

BTS Site Network Elements 

  • Civil & Mechanical Elements
  • Towers (GBT, RTT, Pole, RDT, COW etc.)
  • Shelters (Prefabricated, Concrete Rooms etc.)
  • Foundation platforms (for OD enclosures, DG foundations etc.)
  • Electrical Elements (Vendors, variants and basic specifications)
  • DG, PIU
  • Power Plant, Battery Bank
  • Air‐conditioner
  • Interconnectivity and Load calculations
  • Toolkit and Health & Safety Standards
  • Telecom Elements

Base Station, Microwave Radio & related components 

Diesel Generator 

  • Overview and general specifications
  • D.G. components & functionality
  • D.G. Engine
  • Fuel & Lube Oil System
  • Air Intake System – Filters
  • Cooling & Exhaust System
  • Alternator
  • Main & Alarm Panel
  • Operation & Maintenance Schedule
  • DO’s & DON’T’s

Power Interface Unit

  • Block Diagram and general specifications
  • PIU components & functionality
  • PIU Standard Settings, Installation & Testing
  • Operation & Maintenance Schedule
  • PIU Alarms & Troubleshooting

Power Plant

  • Overview and general specifications
  • Power Plant components & functionality
  • Power Plant Installation & Commissioning
  • Power Plant Troubleshooting

Battery Bank 

  • Overview and general specifications
  • Battery bank components & functionality
  • Operation & Maintenance Schedule
  • DO’s & DON’T’s


  • Overview and general specifications
  • Air‐conditioner components & functionality
  • Operation & Maintenance Schedule
  • DO’s & DON’T’s

Practical at Site (Post Lunch) 

  • Component familiarization and basic operation
  • Automation & alarm extension
  • Preventive Maintenance checklist
  • Frequently experienced problems & related Troubleshooting Tips



    There are no reviews yet.

    Be the first to review “Passive Infrastructure Elements on BTS Site (Corporate Only)”

    Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *