Great Plains Towers.


The Great Plains Towers started in the early 1950s, the same time Americans began their love affair with the new medium of television. Just as Uncle Miltie, Sid Caesar, Lucy and Ricky were filling America's living rooms with laughter, Ron Reski opened A-1 Radio and Television in Moorhead, Minn., under contract to RCA (Radio Corporation of America) Service Company.
In very few years his business was developed, Ron found himself doing a good deal of work with communications towers and commercial antenna systems and soon earned a strong status for his on time service and attention to detail. In 1959, he decided to change the name of his business to Ron's Electronics to replicate the company's variety of services.
RonÂâ€Ã¢„¢s son, Kevin, joined RonÂâ€Ã¢„¢s Electronics full time in 1974, the company decided to focus entirely on tower maintenance and erection services. In 1990 the name was changed to Great Plains Towers and company moved to its current location in West Fargo, North Dakota in 1992. From the West Fargo home office, services have been provided all over the upper Midwest and beyond to projects as far away as Argentina and Antarctica. Great Plains Towers continues to develop as a leader in the tower industry.
From last 50 years, company has provided the wireless industry with quality work and supreme service. In that time, company has built towers for cellular, PCS, microwave, utility and power companies, cooperatives, telephone companies, pipeline companies, broadcasters, law enforcement agencies and others who rely on communications towers for their income. Great Plains Towers also examine and maintain tower sites across the country and gives emergency return services to get their clients back on the air quickly when a tower suddenly goes down.
Great Plains Towers is a founding member of the National Association of Tower Erectors (N.A.T.E) Company helped lead the charge to standardize training and safety practices in their industry. The company continues to push new technologies and services, such as antenna system testing and anchor shaft walkovers services and gives their customers with the best value for their money with several crews and 2 shops in West Fargo, ND and Bismarck, ND.
Company is also one of the first tower formation firms equipped with spectrum analyzers, microwave path alignment gear and time domain reflect meters (TDR) for line pulse testing. Great Plains Towers is able to gives a number of time and cost-saving services for customer.