About Us

About Us

TRUSTED BY OVER 800 AGENCIES

At Futurecom, we've worked with over 800 agencies around the world to develop the most reliable radio communications systems available.


OUR COMPANY

For 30 years Futurecom has ensured that first responders have best in class RF coverage where they need it. When first responders need RF Coverage, they bring Futurecom. 

OUR ACCOMPLISHMENTS

We've achieved quite a bit as a company over the years. Here are some milestones we're
proud to share:

1993: Developed the first-generation vehicular repeater for the Ontario Ministry of Health.

1994: Manufactured 160 Multexcom RF sites for the Province of Saskatchewan public safety system.

1996: First major award for coverage extension products from a large transit operator in Canada.

2000: Awarded a coverage extension contract to provide on-channel repeaters for one of the world’s largest transit tunnels in North America.

2000: Introduced the second-generation vehicular repeater. Awarded contract to supply over 3,000 vehicular repeaters to the Province of Ontario.

2005: Introduced the first P25 DVRS in the marketplace. Accepted an order for over 3,000 units
from a large mid-Atlantic U.S. State.

2012:  McWane Inc purchases Futurecom Systems Group, Inc. 

2013: Major contract award for in tunnel coverage extensions for large transit operator tunnel extension.

2014: Introduced the VRX1000 - Vehicle Radio Extender - Fully upgradable from an analog only extender to a full P25 trunking extender makes the VRX1000 the only product in the market place to give customers the flexibility as they upgrade their systems.

2014: First annual Giving Back Day where Futurecom employees dedicate a day of service to the community

2016: Awarded large VRX1000 contract from large Northeastern Utility

2017: Introduced the PDR8000® - Portable Digital Repeater with Wireline Support

2018: Launch of support for end to end encryption on TDMA digital networks, providing enhanced security and more efficient RF spectrum utilization.

2018: Announced the introduction of the optional 50 Watt Booster Pack for the PDR8000®

2019: Launched The Connectivity Application Note for the PDR8000® - Portable Digital Repeater providing users further ways to extend their P25 Network through a variety of deployment backhauls including V.24 conversion either over LTE or IP modems or V.24 to serial modem links.

2019: Futurecom awarded its first patents for design elements of the PDR8000®

2019: Futurecom becomes a sponsor of the Canadian Police Memorial Ride to Remember

2020:  Introduced the DVR-LX® Digital Vehicular Repeater, a product refresh of the first generation P25 Digital Vehicular Repeater (DVR), addresses the space constraints many emergency vehicles are faced with. 

2020: As part of the largest public safety communication project ever in North America, Futurecom is selected to supply 6,000 DVR-LX® vehicle repeaters for the Province of Ontario. This project replaces Futurecom products that have been in continuous service for over 20 years protecting first responders by providing life saving voice radio coverage in the harshest environments.

2020: Futurecom becomes the Presenting Sponsor of the Canadian Memorial Ride to Remember.

2021: Futurecom introduces the  PDR8000®   Rackmount Repeater