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Communication Break-Down: Have Lessons Been Learned? It's a year since Cyclone Gabrielle wreaked havoc across the East Coast, Gisborne and Hawkes Bay causing death and destruction across the area. It was a traumatic time and many are still struggling to rebuild communities and livelihoods. To recap the...

The team went along to the Good Eastern Taphouse to wind down and celebrate another great year. Always nice to have a little fun and social time together over a couple of refreshments and some delicious kai 🍻🥂🧆💃🎶🕺🎅🏻 As we enter the final trading days of...

"Christmas Is Doing A Little Something Extra For Someone" Charles M. Schulz Charles M. Schulz was an American cartoonist most famous for the Peanuts comic strip starring Charlie Brown, Snoopy and their gang.  His genius was finding the humour and emotion in mundane everyday life. He...

Alcom has supplied radio communication products and services to Komatsu Forest Pty Ltd Rotorua branch for many years. Most recently they signed up all their service vehicle radios to go on the Alcom Connect Digital Network.  The wide area coverage and radio-to-phone interconnect have made...

The last few weeks we have been busy on-boarding lots of customers to the Alcom Connect Digital Network.  We have been very pleased with the feedback we are getting. Many were initially drawn to the network to improve the safety of workers particularly those working in...

Comms Connect is the annual conference and exhibition for all those involved in critical communications and public safety. This year's event was held at Te Pae Christchurch Convention Centre, 13-14 June 2023. The conference programme featured industry experts presenting on a wide range of topics, new...

Another year is almost done. We are all looking forward to a well-earned rest and having some fun over the Christmas & New Year period. For most of us, in 2022  we found a way to live with Covid and enjoy many of the freedoms it...

Our Tokoroa Workshop has had a spring clean and in response to customer demand from October it will be open 9am-3.45pm 1 day a week for installs, programming and repair work.  We will still take bookings via our Rotorua office but casual drop-ins are also...

What are the differences between Analogue & Digital Radio? Analogue wave technology has been the primary medium for two-way radio technology in New Zealand and around the world for the last century. For most users it continues to be useful and adequate for health and safety...