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February 2014
Overcoming Communications Challenges

Redline Communications is bringing the power of communication to some of the most remote and challenging locations worldwide. The company's rugged broadband wireless products provide high speed, real-time connectivity for critical machine to machine applications - virtually anywhere on the planet.
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January 2014
How technology in the oilfield will change in 2014

Five important networking trends Redline Communications, makers of high-speed wireless networks for industrial applications, sees impacting the oil and gas industry in 2014.
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November 2013
Redline Will Provide Wireless Network To Supermajor

Redline Communications Group Inc. announced in a press release that a supermajor oil and gas company has selected its portfolio of Virtual Fiber rugged wireless broadband network systems for its oilfield area networks.
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October 2013
Oil Field Technology

Duval Yeager examines the advantages behind the use of wireless network technology for networking offshore production assets.
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October 2013
Open Lines in the Oil Fields

The oil & gas indusry is increasingly leveraging wireless networks to access an unprecedented cache of data that has the potential to reshape the industry.
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October 21, 2013
Redline Communications Nets FCC, Industry Canada Certifications on RDL-3000 Wireless

The world, particularly these days, runs on bandwidth. At work, at play, at home and beyond, many of the things we enjoy and need every day requires some level of connectivity.
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October 15, 2013
Redline Communications selloff 'an error' – analyst

Investors reacted negatively to news that Redline Communications Group Inc. CEO Eric Melka was leaving the company.
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September 25, 2013
Redline Wins Managed Services Contract

One of Redline Communications Group’s first multimillion dollar oil and gas customers has awarded Redline a managed services contract for network expansion needs for the next five years, according to a news release.
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AGL Magazine

September 22, 2013
Byron Capital analyst Dev Bhangui says Redline is a “Strong Buy”

The selloff in Redline Communications (TSX:RDL) is overdone, says Byron Capital analyst Dev Bhangui.
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August 28, 2013
Seeing Without Being Seen — Cancún Improves Public Safety With Redline

The City of Cancún takes this responsibility seriously, and has implemented many safety and emergency services. To further improve public safety, speed police response time and enable better crime analysis, the City decided to install a video surveillance system.
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AGL Magazine

July, 2013
Self-aligning Antennas Improve Nomadic Wide-area Networks

Leigh Chang, Redline’s AVP of product management, explains how the company’s Rapid Alignment System (RAS) overcomes the shortcomings of all other nomadic wide-area network solutions.
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June 21, 2013
Redline Communications’ acquisition strategy is sound, says Cantor Fitzgerald

Yesterday, Redline announced it entered into two non-binding letters of intent to acquire two unnamed wireless communications businesses, one in North America and the other in the Middle East.
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May 24, 2013
Redline Delivering TV White Space with MIMO

Redline Communications has been expanding their abilities to deliver over a wide range of frequencies with their Universal Wireless Transport.
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May 22, 2013
Redline Announces White Space Product

Redline Communications today unveiled a White Space system for the 470-698 Mhz band.
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May 22, 2013
New radio technology set to use any possible frequencies

There has been greater competition for frequency licenses in the last year or so as providers look to try and stake their claim on the wireless market.
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May 21, 2013
Redline Builds White Space Broadband

Redline unveiled its White Space system, the industry’s fastest wireless broadband solution for the 470-698 Mhz band.
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May 21, 2013
Redline unveils 27 Mbps TV white space platform

A wireless broadband platform that works on any frequency between 100 MHz and 6 GHz provides the foundation for a new white space (TVWS) cognitive radio system rolled out this week by Toronto-based Redline Communications Group.
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May 21, 2013
New platform from Canadian wireless equipment maker

A Canadian maker of wireless backhaul networks for enterprises and telecom operators has created a new hardware and software platform which it says can operate its radios on a wide range of licenced or unlicenced frequencies.
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May 20, 2013
Redline Launches Frequency-Hopping Broadband Box

Redline unveiled its Universal Wireless Transport platform (UWT), the industry’s first and only wireless broadband network solution to operate on any frequency between 100 MHz and 6 GHz – in licensed, reserved and unlicensed bands.
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cantech

May 14, 2013
Ahead of Q1 results, Cantor Fitzgerald says buy Redline Communications

Look for the expansion of Redline Communications’ order backlog to begin to hit its bottom line, says Cantor Fitzgerald analyst Tom Liston.
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Canadian Business

May 7, 2013
Mexico proves a winning market for Ontario high-tech firm

For many, the risks of doing business in Mexico outweigh the benefits. The immediate impressions can be daunting – labour sweatshops, sprawling slums and security nightmares. For Redline Communications this perception couldn’t be further from reality.
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Canadian Business

May 3, 2013
How Redline Communications returned from the brink

The drive to digitize remote oil fields has helped a small Canadian tech company come back from the wilderness after being ostracized by investors for some accounting irregularities and an apparent bad choice of technology.
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E&P

May 1, 2013
Making rigs wireless

Wireless high-speed networks move with oilfield equipment to enable communication and connections regardless of the location or terrain.
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Canadian Business

April 14, 2013
Redline Communications sees growth in wirelessly connected oil fields

Redline Communications is aiming to be a pioneer in the “digital oilfield.” The company provides oil and gas producers with a secure, high-capacity wireless communication network to monitor their operations in harsh or remote areas.
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cantech

March 28, 2013
Cantor Fitzgerald raises target on Redline Communications to $8.25

Redline signed a contract with a large U.S. oil and gas customer valued at 10 percent of its annual revenue. The company was already a client of Redline's. Redline will build a high-capacity wireless network for communication between wells, drilling rigs and control offices for the company.
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Finding Petroleum

October 5, 2012
Redline provides wireless communications in Oman
More petroleum producers are turning to Redline's leading-edge wireless networks to makes their digital oilfields possible.
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investordigest

October 5, 2012
"Best Buys" from Leading Analysts
Bob McWhirter lists Redline as one of his favourite “best buys” and outlines his reasons why.
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Arabian-Oil-and-Gas

September 12, 2012
Digital Oilfields special: Got Oman Covered
Redline’s private wide area network project for Petroleum Development Oman (PDO), connecting 5,000 wells in one of the world’s largest enhanced oil recovery operations, has become the model for digital oilfield networks
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cantech

September 6, 2012
Redline Communications wins contract valued at 10% of its annual revenue

Redline signed a contract with a large U.S. oil and gas customer valued at 10 percent of its annual revenue. The company was already a client of Redline's. Redline will build a high-capacity wireless network for communication between wells, drilling rigs and control offices for the company.
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Business News Network

August 21, 2012
Market Call

Robert McWhirter, President at Selective Asset Management lists Redline as a Top Pick and highlights why he likes Redline.
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Oil-Gas-Product-News

August 10, 2012
Redline wins $2 million order from new oil and gas customer

Redline signed a major U.S. oil and gas operator, who now uses Redline for high-capacity wireless solutions for real-time communication to nomadic oil rigs.
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Financial Post

August 10, 2012
Small caps, big returns: Redline Communications

David Barr of PenderFund Capital Management is quoted in a Financial Post article as saying he recently added to his Redline holdings, and that “They are focusing on growing the high-value, high-margin segments, and they’re trimming the underperforming ones.”
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Embedded M2M Solutions

August 8, 2012
Redline Communications Offers Rapid Auto Steering Smart Antenna System for Remote Regions

Redline is now offering a RAS (Rapid Auto Steering) Smart Antenna System for remote regions. RAS is a wireless broadband networking system that locates and connects to a network base station.
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scandinavian-oil-gas-magazine

August 7, 2012
Redline launches Nomadic Virtual Fiber™ System

Redline announced its new addition to its product line, RAS - the first wireless broandband networking system that instantly locates, steers toward and connects to a network base station, automatically establishing reliable high speed connectivity to and from roving assets.
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Oilfield Technology

July, 2012
Radio Networking

Duval Yeager of Redline Communications shows how the use of next generation wireless networks is transforming the digital oilfield.
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Arabian-Oil-and-Gas

July 19, 2012
Redline wins $2 million realtime comms deal in US

Redline announced they have received and shipped a $2 million order for their rugged industrial wireless system to a major oil and gas company.
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CEOCFO Magazine
July 9, 2012 
Redline Communications Inc. is providing oil & gas companies, telecommunications providers, government and military customers with the infrastructure to create their own private wireless platform for machine-to-machine communications necessary in remote, inhospitable or difficult environments where nothing else works 
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oil-gas-news

July 9, 2012
NextGen wireless networks increase oil output

PDO, a joint venture with Royal Dutch Shell, increases production, cuts costs and extends their office network by standardising on Redline wireless system
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June 29, 2012
Redline CEO Eric Melka’s guest post in Forbes

The Key to the World’s Energy Future: IP Networks
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Cantech News

June 18, 2012
Redline Communications thriving under CEO Melka

Eric Melka has transformed Redline Communications into a profitable company through a commitment to engineer and deliver reliable communications products that work in any environment, and focusing on four key vertical markets.
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e-p

June 1, 2012
Oman increases oil production with wireless solution

Redline’s Duval Yeager explains how a Redline Virtual Fiber™ wireless network optimized for M2M communications greatly enhances efficiency, reduces costs, improves safety and reduces the possibility of catastrophic accidents in oilfield operations.
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Arabian-Oil-and-Gas

May 29, 2012
ADCO picks Redline for wireless oilfield hardware

Redline selected to create wireless infrastructure for major oil field operated by the Abu Dhabi Company for Onshore Oil Operations in the United Arab Emirates.
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May 29, 2012
Redline Communications Will Deliver Integrated Wireless Digital Oil Field To ADCO

Alcatel-Lucent is deploying Redline wireless broadband systems, integrating them within ADCO's major digital oilfield in the UAE. Redline is providing the hardware, software and services required to create a ubiquitous wireless infrastructure.
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RadioResource


May 29, 2012
UAE Oil Company Selects Redline Products for Oil Field System

Abu Dhabi Company for Onshore Oil Operations is standardizing it’s digital oilfield network on Redline Communications wireless broadband systems.
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flowControl


May 1, 2012
The Future is Now – Next steps for industrial wireless

Wireless technology is enabling a new revolution in industrial applications such as fluid handling automation systems. High-speed, low-latency broadband wireless networking is making it possible to advance real-time automation technologies.Read more

Oil-Gas-Petrochem-Equipment

April 26, 2012
Radios, Platform Integral to Wireless Well Monitoring

Machine-to-machine (M2M) sensors monitored in real-time over a Redline-powered wireless network eliminates the need to have workers drive from well to well to collect critical operating information and make changes to optimize the system.
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Oil-Gas-Product-News


April 17, 2012
Wireless Communications Links Oilfields

Redline’s RDL-3000 and AN80i broadband radios, powered by SmartLINK software, are the cornerstone of the PDO digital oilfield.
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e-p


April 10, 2012
Redline Expands Shell’s Wi-Fi Network In Omani Oil Fields

Redline Communications launches a larger, second phase of its wireless project for Shell Oil’s joint venture, Petroleum Development Oman.
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Arabian-Oil-and-Gas


April 9, 2012
Redline expanding wireless to 5,000 PDO wells

Redline Communications announces the second phase of a major wireless project for Shell Oil joint venture Petroleum Development Oman (PDO) following the successful deployment of a wireless infrastructure network supporting over 2,000 wells.
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Gulf-Oil-Gas


April 9, 2012
Shell Joint Venture Oil Field Network Expansion

Data and information now flow seamlessly between more than 2000 PDO oil wells and a central control location, providing a full picture of what is happening in the field and how it is impacting the finances of the oil field operator.
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Oil-Gas-Financial-Journal


April 9, 2012
Redline brings wireless connectivity to Oman

Over 2,000 of the 5,000 PDO oil wells in Oman are connected wirelessly using Redline equipment to a centralized site, where they are monitored and managed remotely, M2M in real-time.
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Financial-Post


March 29, 2012
Beleaguered Redline Communications back in the black

Focus on core products and energy markets leads Redline to profitability.
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RadioResource


March 22, 2012
Redline Gains Video Surveillance Contract in Mexico

Redline outdoor broadband wireless equipment will provide machine-to-machine (M2M) connectivity between cameras located throughout Cancún, Mexico and a central automated monitoring center.
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March 22, 2012
Cancun's Public Safety System Goes Wireless

Redline’s outdoor wireless broadband equipment will link cameras throughout Cancún, Mexico to an automated monitoring center, providing a well hidden and reliable means of protection for tourists.
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Reuters


March 22, 2012
Cancún Selects Redline Communications Group Inc. To Wirelessly Connect City-Wide Public Safety System

Redline Communications announced that it received a contract to expand a wireless video surveillance network throughout the City of Cancún, México.
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