Cable & Telecom

Rock Networks buys Nova Communications as step towards national wireless infrastructure company

OTTAWA - Halifax-based wireless voice and data communications supply company Nova Communications has been acquired by Rock Networks.  Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.Headquartered in Ottawa, Rock Networks provides two-way radio infrastructure and antenna systems to government clients in the defence and public safety markets. Rock founder and majority shareholder Joseph Hickey has been appointed as the new president and CEO of Nova Communications, now a division of Rock Networks, while former Nova president Andrew Boswell will remain with the company as partner and contribute to establishing a national company, reads the news release.“Andrew and I share a similar...

Our industry and COVID-19

We've gathered a number of links where Canadian cable, radio, television, telecom and wireless companies have posted their responses to the Covid-19 pandemic.