ISLAND COMMUNICATIONS Ltd serving Vancouver Island
for over 35 years


Our Location:

2540 Bowen Rd. Nanaimo B.C. Canada V9T-1V5

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About us

Island Communications Ltd was established in 1977. The company and it's founder have many milestones to their credit, including work on the worlds largest cable vision head end during the massive cable growth in the 70's, critical design work on the world's most reliable LORAN- C chain, designing and implementing systems for the oil & gas industry, pipeline & highway mega projects, rail transport systems, and designing and maintaining regional 9-1-1 dispatchsystems.

What we do?

Island Communications and it's related companies, operate out of the Cercomm Communications Centre at Bowen Rd. in Nanaimo and offer services and products for industrial and personal wireless communications. Our in-building service centre is designed to service any brand of equipment and our install bay can accommodate vehicles as large as logging trucks, utility boom trucks and fire department vehicles. The service personnel will also come to you for industrial installs & servicing.

The type of product offered by us includes:

  • 2-way radios - handheld, mobile, base stations, repeaters and all peripherals.
  • Cellular phones with the Islands first phone dealer.
  • Satellite phones for voice calls, data service, and personal asset tracking.
  • Marine safety alarms for personal and industrial use.
  • Custom designed video monitoring systems. Paging equipment and RCC services, broadcast sites.


Island Communications is full service communications solutions provider.
See our list of services that give us an edge in digital and analogue communications.

2 Way Radio Solutions

The two-way radio solutions we design and deliver include:

  • Mission Critical Integrated Voice and Data Communications
  • Digital Systems
  • Trunking systems
  • Consoles/Dispatch Operations
  • Radio over IP
  • Repeater Systems
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Video Surveillance Systems

Video Surveillance Solutions we provide:

  • Commercial and Industrial Installations
  • Manufacturing and Customization
  • Technical Support and IT Specialists
  • Surveillance and Monitoring Consulting
  • System Servicing and Maintenance
  • Remote Monitoring Smart Phones and Tablets

Paging Systems

Paging solutions we provide:

  • 2 Tone or 5 Tone
  • Emergency Response Paging
  • Service and Repairs for Paging Systems
2-way radios

WIFI and BROADBAND Solutions

Solutions we help our customers develop include:

  • Lease-Line Replacement
  • Indoor and Outdoor Mesh Networks
  • Wide-Area Mesh Mobility
  • Private Broadband Networks
  • Voice over IP
  • Wireless Security
  • SCADA Connectivity
2-way radios

Globalstar Satellite Phones

Globalstar solutions we provide:

  • Sat-Fi
  • Sat-Fi Data Access Vouchers
  • Phones
  • Globalstar 9600
  • Docking Kits
  • Extreme Systems
2-way radios

Some of our partners

We are a full service dealership for these world class products.

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