Radio Echo Communications

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Looking for top-notch service for your amateur or commercial needs? Look no further than Radio Echo Communications, founded by Ray Higgins (W2RE) and Robert Higgins (KC2UPN). With years of experience building and maintaining world-class stations under their belt, including Hudson Valley Tower and RemoteHamRadio, you can trust that you’ll receive nothing but the best service.

Whether you need a new station built or your existing one maintained, Radio Echo Communications has got you covered. Antenna and tower construction can be complicated, but our team of experts will handle the difficult part, so you can focus on operating without any worry.

Don’t risk your health or investment, let us help you with your station needs. Contact us at for turn-key remote solutions and see why Radio Echo Communications is the go-to choice for amateur and commercial communities alike.

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Who are W2RE and KC2UPN?


Ray Higgins (W2RE) is a co-founder and an expert in the tower and antenna industry. He has co-founded Hudson Valley Towers Inc and, and has extensive experience in building and maintaining world-class stations.

In the contesting world, Ray is a force to be reckoned with, with multiple accomplishments in the SOA category, including winning the ARRLDX SSB and CQWW SOA/HP, and competing in the 2014 WRTC championship.

Ray’s personal stations located in New York and Maine are a testament to his knowledge and expertise. They consist of multiple towers, including stacked monobanders on 6-40m and 4SQ arrays on 80 and 160. He is constantly experimenting to find the best combination of towers and antennas to make his stations stand out.

Whether he’s operating from a rare DXCC or from one of his many remote sites, Ray is always on the move, looking for the next big challenge in the world of ham radio.


Bobby KC2UPN building a GXP 16EL Tribander

Robert Higgins’ passion for amateur radio began at a young age when he first started working for Hudson Valley Towers Inc back in 2008. He quickly realized that he had found his calling and moved on to work as an operating engineer in the field for His experience working for these two highly respected companies in the amateur radio service has given him a wealth of knowledge and skills that he brings to the table as a co-founder of Radio Echo Communications.

In addition to his technical expertise, Robert is also an incredibly talented photographer. The stunning photos you see on our website and social media pages were all taken by Robert himself, showcasing his keen eye for detail and his ability to capture the excitement and beauty of our work in action. We are proud to have Robert as a co-founder of Radio Echo Communications and look forward to many more years of collaboration and success.

New antennas at Pete W2LL

GXP 16EL tribander ready!

We can build turnkey remote stations. We know what it takes to make it happen! All the stations you see here on this site is built by Radio Echo Communications or Hudson Valley Towers both co-owned by Ray W2RE.

We have done it all! Bobby and I have built some amazing stations the past decade for customers and Not only can we do a turnkey from excavating to big antennas, we can guide you through the process on how to remote it with automation. We have an amazing program at RHR – called Youth Program

We take pride in our work! We treat your station if its our own!

We have even built stations outside the USA! Here is HH2AA in Haiti that is on SOLAR POWER: