RELM Wireless Receives $1.2 Million in Orders for State of California
-KNG P25 Mobile Radios and Accessories-
WEST MELBOURNE, FL, June 28, 2016 – RELM Wireless Corporation (NYSE MKT: RWC) today announced that it received orders totaling approximately $1.2 million for KNG-series remote-mount mobile radios and related accessories that will be deployed by California state fire suppression professionals. The order is anticipated to be fulfilled in the third quarter 2016.
RELM President and Chief Executive Officer David Storey commented, “The catastrophic fires raging in California present a daunting and dangerous challenge to the men and women fighting to get them under control. With over two decades of experience supporting these brave professionals, the RELM team understands the critical importance, and potential life-saving implications, of reliable emergency communications. Our mission is to provide equipment upon which firefighting professionals can rely with confidence. We are pleased and honored to have a role in their safety and ultimate success.”
About APCO Project 25 (P25)
APCO Project 25 (P25), which requires interoperability among compliant equipment regardless of the manufacturer, was established by the Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials and is approved by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. The shift toward interoperability gained momentum as a result of significant communications failures in critical emergency situations. RELM was one of the first manufacturers to develop P25-compliant technology.
About RELM Wireless Corporation
As an American Manufacturer for almost 70 years, RELM Wireless Corporation has produced high‑specification two‑way communications equipment of unsurpassed reliability and value for use by public safety professionals and government agencies, as well as radios for use in a wide range of commercial and industrial applications. Advances include a broad new line of leading digital two‑way radios compliant with APCO Project 25 specifications. RELM’s products are manufactured and distributed worldwide under BK Radio and RELM brand names. The Company maintains its headquarters in West Melbourne, Florida and can be contacted through its web site at www.relm.com or directly at 1‑800‑821‑2900. The Company’s common stock trades on the NYSE MKT market under the symbol “RWC”.