Turris Communications Blog

Quick Guide: Alberta First Responder Radio Communications System (AFRRCS)

Posted by Nadine Mansour

AFRRCS is a new P25 two-way radio network for first responders that launched in Alberta on July 1, 2016. This system was funded by the Alberta government to improve the coordination of first responders for the overall safety of Albertans.

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Top 5 Benefits of GPS for Construction Vehicles

Posted by Nadine Mansour

Many small to medium sized construction companies do not want to spend the upfront cost associated with equipping their fleet with a GPS solution, however, with the benefits of a well-managed fleet it is easy to quickly see a significant return on your investments.

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Increase Staff Efficiency and Improve Guest Satisfaction with the Right Two-Way Radio

Posted by Nadine Mansour

Big chain or small boutique, business traveler or tourist, consumers have abundant options on where to spend their dollars. Differentiating your property through exceptional service is one of the best ways to attract and retain them. Guests want to be delighted and feel comfortable in a safe and welcoming environment. They expect their requests to be quickly addressed.

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Top 5 Ways To Stay Safe During Your Winter Adventures

Posted by Nadine Mansour


With the beginning of winter comes new adventures, whether you like to ski, hunt, or Ski-Doo, it is important to remember a few basic tips in order to stay safe. Just this October, a man from Newfoundland was out for a remote hunt with his son and required urgent medical assistance. Fortunately he had a Spot Gen3 GPS device on him and was able to easily send his coordinates to emergency workers.* This article inspired us to put together the following list of the top 5 ways to stay safe during your winter adventures:

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What Can Happen when a Mobile Radio is Installed Incorrectly                                                                                            Part 3 of our 3-Part Series on Bad Installs

Posted by Nadine Mansour

In the two-way radio industry we often see a lot of bad installs, especially with mobile radios. Our Service Department has attended extensive training and has experience installing mobile radios in everything from service vans, heavy machinery, to public safety vehicles. In addition, they know how to properly install for optimal quality. As a follow up to our blog post on The Top 6 Reasons Why a Professional Installation is Worth the Cost, I thought it would be informative to run a series of blog posts on common bad install issues we come across. 

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Poorly Installed Connectors                                                       Part 2 of our 3-Part Series on Bad Installs

Posted by Nadine Mansour

In the two-way radio industry we often see a lot of bad installs, especially with mobile radios. Our Service Department has attended extensive training and has experience installing mobile radios in everything from service vans, heavy machinery, to public safety vehicles. In addition, they know how to properly install for optimal quality. As a follow up to our blog post on The Top 6 Reasons Why a Professional Installation is Worth the Cost, I thought it would be informative to run a series of blog posts on common bad install issues we come across.

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Top 5 reasons why two-way radios are better than cell phones for your business

Posted by Nadine Mansour

When the general public thinks about two-way radios they often attribute them to transportation and public safety sectors. However, for business critical information they are the most cost-effective and instant form of communication out there. What about cell phones you ask? A standard cell phone is not able to instantly send a message to multiple users in emergency situations, nor can it stand up to harsh work environments like a two-way radio.

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Quick Guide to our PushPlus Network

Posted by Nadine Mansour

PushPlus Digital Connect Plus Network

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The 6 Amazing Audio Features of MOTOTRBO™ Two-Way Radios

Posted by Nadine Mansour

MOTOTRBO™ Two-Way Radios are designed to be heard in diverse noise environments. Whether you are outside on a windy construction site or walking through a shop into a noisy area, MOTOTRBO™ has audio features that ensure consistent and clear communication.

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The Top 5 Communication Needs

Posted by Nadine Mansour

Communication is key to minimizing downtime but are you using the right technology?

Communication needs are constantly evolving with a majority of industries requiring more robust communication solutions than ever before.

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