World class telecomms and security solutions

We are experts in telecommunications solutions and security innovations that enhance operational performance and deliver peace of mind.

Our smart telecommunications and security solutions play an integral part in the safe and secure operation of essential infrastructure - from rail and road to air and sea.


We are a leading UK solutions integrator of sophisticated telecommunications systems that are used widely in transport hubs and interchanges to safeguard passengers and commuters. Our smart systems provide operating staff with communications tools to interact with customers and to smooth journeys.

In the rail sector, we work with Network Rail, Crossrail and other major contractors and network operators. Our solutions cover entire stations to simple help points. Our CCTV and Public Address (PA) solutions are used widely across the UK rail network, as well as in road tunnels and airports, maintaining a watchful eye over your journey.

Our expertise is in identifying the best solution for specific applications. Our design engineers draw on vast experience gained from working on thousands of installations. The knowledge we possess means we can offer unparalleled insight, affording cost savings and identifying potential issues before they occur.

  • 1500

    Over 1,500km of cable is being used to supply power, lighting and ventilation systems on Crossrail

  • 10

    Our work on the new Elizabeth line includes telecoms on 10 new stations

  • 600

    More than 600 people from L.B. Foster Telecoms are working on the Crossrail project

  • 30

    £30m estimated order value for L.B. Foster Telecoms over the life of the Crossrail project

Our comprehensive security portfolio is used throughout the rail sector in the battle against trespass, vandalism and metal theft.


We design and deliver bespoke and traditional railway security solutions for applications across a wide range of environments. In addition to integrating technologies supplied by our trusted supply chain, our own product portfolio is second to none, including product approved covert and overt CCTV solutions, approved trackside cable movement detectors and overhead line tamper detectors.

Where we come into our own is our innovative solar-powered, HD CCTV solutions. These are highly portable, small and easy to install without lots of wires, and ideal for use in remote and inaccessible locations.

Our dedicated field service and technical support staff will help determine the best solution for your specific application.

After Sales Support

We give you the peace of mind you deserve. We’re dedicated to providing you with fantastic after sales support. That includes on-site training for your people, equipping them with the skills and knowledge to maintain your equipment. And if additional support is needed, our engineers can provide site visits to identify issues and provide solutions.

We assess your requirements and create after sales packages that are tailored to your requirements. That includes advice on recommended spares packages, as well as service and maintenance contracts.

Comprehensive Remote Condition Monitoring solutions

Long-term asset management for detectors, solar CCTV camera gateways and data asset analytics.

Neil Sheffield Managing Director - L.B. Foster Telecoms

We offer a range of services for all your telecoms needs. View our tailored solutions here.

Glanding and Termination for Crossrail/ATC

Elizabeth Line/Crossrail – Europe’s biggest infrastructure project, the new high frequency, high capacity railway for London and the South East.

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