Information Station Specialists is the best known source of travelers information stations, highway advisory radio, advisory signs and services needed to reach motorists with public service information. Learn more about Information Station Specialists.
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Founding and Notable Firsts
Specialists for More than 30 Years Who operates Information Radio Stations?
Since our founding in 1983, we have worked hard to become the nation’s premier provider of radio systems, signage and associated services designed to deliver important messages directly to the public. So why select the “Specialists?”
Federal, State & Local Agencies  Public Safety
Emergency Management
Public Health
Military Bases
National & State Parks & Forests
Historic Sites
Hospitals
Transportation Authorities  Airports & Port Authorities
Departments of Transportation
Turnpikes
Border Protection, Ports of Entry
Bridge Authorities
Schools Universities
Local School Districts
Venues, Events & Destinations  Major Events
Chambers and C&V Bureaus
Golf Tournaments
Arenas and Stadiums
   
Customer Reviews

"Thank you for making this a very smooth experience. You guys are top notch!" Rob Balbuena
IT Specialist
City of Saratoga
Saratoga, CA
"There seems to be a pattern of great customer service with your company." Michael Borowiec
Technology Consultant
Public Health Prep
Region 2, MA
"From the beginning of the transaction through the receipt and setup, great technical support...way over and above.” Robert Cohen
Director
Office of Emergency Management
Maine Township , IL
Unlimited Support

We promise to supply remote technical support for every solution we provide for you . . . for its entire useful life. The promise never expires. We are still providing support for systems purchased in the 1980s.

Stability

Information Station Specialists has been under the same ownership and operating with the same company name since its founding in 1983. Our contact information has not changed for more than 30 years.

Universality

Our systems and components are based on tried and true, open-market designs. We avoid "proprietary." This makes future upgrades and maintenance simple.

Service

We provide everything from do-it-yourself systems to "turnkey" solutions to station rentals . . . and everything between. Your service selection includes FCC licensing, planning, installation, training, StreamCASTing, professional recording and even program management.

Simplicity

Purchases from Information Station Specialists are often justified sole-source or purchased through a buying cooperative, so a competitive bidding is not often required to obtain our products.

Uniqueness

Many of our product offerings are exclusive, such as the TR.6000 Radio Transmitter – the only one on the market that features the full FCC-allowed 5000 Hz bandwidth. Specialized audio and power sources and unique antenna systems make packages from Information Station Specialists, well . . . special!
   
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For Health Applications FAQs Professional Recordings
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For Visitor Information Glossary of Radio Terms Streaming
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PO Box 51, Zeeland, Michigan, USA, 49464-0051, Phone 616.772.2300, Fax 616.772.2966, Email Form

The USA's best known source for Emergency Advisory Radio Stations, Travelers' Information Stations, Highway Advisory Radio and related technical services.


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Information Radio Stations is a generic term synonymous with Travelers Information Stations (TIS), Highway Advisory Radio Stations (HAR) / Highway Information Systems & Low Power Radio Stations (LPR). Operation of the stations is governed by FCC Part 90.242 Rules. A FCC license is required. Information Radio Stations may be fixed or portable. Subcomponents may include transmitter, antenna and ground system, digital voice player, wateter, cabinet with conventional or Corbin locks, lightning arrestors for RF, power and telephone lines, coaxial cable. Most stations employ black maximized antennas to discourage ice accumulation and security measures to prevent unauthorized program access. Options include synchronization, battery backup, solar power, remote programming by local, network or telco, multi-station audio distribution via RF or LAN / WAN or wireless network.