Vancouver, BC, December 10, 2009--(T-Net)--Alpha Technologies Ltd. has completed the acquisition of Comtech Communications Inc., a network installation and service company located in Corner Brook, Newfoundland. The acquisition enables Alpha to complement its depot repair capabilities with turn-key installation and field service options.
“Adding a field labour capability to our service business is a natural fit,” said Mark W. Schnarr, Alpha President & CEO. “We have offered powering solutions to the country's top CATV and Telecom companies for over 30 years. Our customers know and trust the products we offer and can now come to us for system installation and field services as well.”
The former President of Comtech, Mr. Darrell Costello, has elected to join Alpha where he assumes the position of National Field Service Manager.
“Darrell and his team will be instrumental in delivering on Alpha's assurance of power and service integrity,” said Greg Powell, Alpha's Director of Technical Service. “Comtech's existing clients will continue to enjoy the same high level of service they have grown accustomed to, while Alpha's customers will benefit from the added services. Alpha plans to expand the new division to accommodate demand.”
To contact Alpha regarding installation, service, warranties and repairs, call toll-free: (800) 667-8743 or direct (604)430-1476.
Comtech offers Installation, Fibre Optic Service, Preventative Maintenance, Battery Replacement and Contract Maintenance for communications companies in Central and Eastern Canada.
Alpha Technologies Ltd. is an established leader in the design and manufacture of powering solutions for the Telecom, Cable TV, Traffic, Security, Medical, Industrial, and Renewable Energy industries. The company offers a broad portfolio of high-quality, feature-rich solutions that can be customized to suit almost any application and environment offering the highest performance and best value in the industry. With a focus on being the power solutions partner, Alpha builds on over 30 years of experience to develop solutions that resolve customers' unique powering challenges.
Alpha Technologies Ltd. is a member of the Alpha Group - a global alliance of independent companies that share a common philosophy - create world-class powering solutions for communication, commercial, industrial and renewable energy markets
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