Intrinsically Safe Radios

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ROCK Networks and Nova Communications a Division of ROCK Networks Partners with the AIR MILES® Reward Program

We recently announced some very exciting news! Read our latest press release: (02/19/2019) HALIFAX, NS – We are excited to announce that you can now get AIR MILES® Reward Miles on all two-way radio purchases through your Nova Communication Sales Representative. Nova Communications has partnered with the AIR MILES® Reward Program and we are proud to offer… Read More»

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Your Guide to Intrinsically Safe Two Way Radio Accessories

For Canadian industries that are exposed to combustible materials, such as vapours and dust, or flammable chemicals and gasses, all devices onsite must be designed so as to not become an inadvertent ignition factor. By nature, all electronic devices give off electrical sparking and excessive heat emissions. In certain situations, the sparks and heat can… Read More»

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Two Way Radio Timeline of Optimized Incident Response in Oil and Gas

The oil and gas industry is being challenged to improve production efficiencies for crude oil and natural gas resources. Recent trends indicate that crude oil production is increasing by as much as 790, 000 barrels per day over a single year. Global demand for oil continues to increase and is predicted to grow by more… Read More»

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Quick Guide on the Benefits of Two Way Radio for the Mining Industry

The mining industry is demanding and complex. Safety requirements, unstable commodity prices, productivity pressure, increasing costs, and asset write-downs can make it even more challenging. To keep their entire operation connected and safe, companies in the mining sector have long-trusted Motorola digital mobile and portable two way radios. Mining workers are put to the test… Read More»

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90 Years of Motorola

Our long-time partner, Motorola, just celebrated 90 years of delivering essential lines of communication to teams all over the world. From their first car radio to the only end-to-end command center software suite, Motorola’s drive for innovation is what makes them the leading provider of mission-critical communications and video surveillance. For over 30 years, Nova… Read More»

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Top 3 Reasons You Need a Motorola Two-Way Radio When Working In Oil And Gas

In your rough and hazardous work environments, your focus is to keep communication flowing clearly in order to ensure the safety of your team. Having devices that keep your team connected, and that can also stand up in your demanding work is crucial, which means you don’t have time to worry about your radios under-performing. Those in… Read More»

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Everything You Need to Know About Intrinsically Safe Two-Way Radios

For industries that are exposed to combustible materials such as vapours and dust, or flammable chemicals and gasses, workers require an extra level of protection. You need devices that will uphold in the environment – not ones that will become a hazard and end up risking your safety. When you need a device that will… Read More»

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3 Important Reasons Why Mining, Oil & Gas Industries Use the XPR7550 IS Radio

Motorola’s MOTOTRBO™ XPR7550 IS radio is a top-of-the-line, Canadian Standard Association Intrinsically Safe (CSA IS) radio designed specifically for safe team communications in rough conditions and hazardous work environments, such as gas plants, oil refineries, or underground mines. This full deal rugged radio comes equipped with loud and clear audio, a large, full-color display for… Read More»

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What the New SOLAS Requirements Means for Marine Fire Teams

The International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS), is a set of safety standards for the equipment, construction, and operation of merchant ships. Since its adoption in 1914 following the Titanic disaster, SOLAS has introduced several versions since, and the current version, SOLAS, 1974, is constantly updated and amended to ensure safety… Read More»

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Is the Network Security of your APX™ P25 Two Way Radio at Risk?

Radio performance isn’t just measured by audio quality anymore, it’s the programming software inside your radio that determines how long your radio will last, and more importantly, how fast you can communicate with your team. For industries that rely on two way radios for mission-critical communications—such as first responders and military personnel—any inefficiencies in radio… Read More»