Tulmar Safety Systems Announces Partnership with SALCOM for Distribution to the Canadian market.

Hawkesbury, ON, Canada – Tulmar Safety Systems is pleased to announce an exclusive partnership agreement with SALCOM for the distribution of their Search and Rescue Communicator to the Canadian market.


Salcom is a leading New Zealand based developer, manufacturer and distributor of a wide range of wireless products working across the radio spectrum utilizing various transmission modes. Salcom’s products include emergency position indicating radio beacons (EPIRB), satellite communicators, industrial remote control, telemetry systems, radio paging and two-way radio products suitable for commercial, emergency services and personal applications.

Within its Marine portfolio is Salcom’s 11-35-1000 Search & Rescue Communicator, used in distress situations in order to provide direct communication between a pilot and a Rescue. Due to the increasing demand in what is already a very mature product, it is being further developed for re-launch in 2017. “It is important for the success of the re-launch that Salcom has the very best positioned representatives and distributors globally and Salcom is delighted to appoint Tulmar Safety Systems as its strategic partner and exclusive distributor for the SAR Communicator for Canada”, shared Peter Cook, Sales and Marketing Manager from Salcom. “Tulmar has very strong and well-established relations with the Canadian military and Search & Rescue community. Salcom is pleased to welcome Tulmar to its Distributor network.”

Tulmar is an established key player in the SAR market through its expertise in flotation devices. “We are currently modifying DND’s suite of aerially deployed rescue kits, by installing our new Arctic Life Raft. Becoming the exclusive distributor in Canada for this direct communication device truly compliments our SAR product range”, says Helena Vandeweerd – Director of Defence Solutions.

Tulmar Safety Systems Inc. is a fully integrated manufacturer of engineered protective textiles and survivability solutions for the aerospace and defence market worldwide. The company’s diverse products range from collateral equipment for military vehicles to inflatable life support and flotation products for military and aerospace applications. For more information on Tulmar products, visit www.tulmar.com.

For More Information Contact:

Vicky-Ève Lovvorn
Marketing Coordinator
Tulmar Safety Systems
613- 632-1282 x 307