This Week
  • Doctors and researchers are tapping powerful computers to improve outcomes.

  • FBI agents have launched a criminal probe involving Bristol Instruments Inc.

  • Dryden Theatre's Malin Kanis hopes to get more young adults in the theater's seats.

  • Best Lawyers in Rochester guide can help you obtain legal representation.

  • The Business Person of the Year finalists for 2015 are profiled.

  • Ex-Kodak manager Janice Gouldthorpe leads the Genesee Center for the Arts & Education.

Georgia city awards $7.7M contract to RF Communications

Rochester Business Journal
November 13, 2012

Harris Corp.’s RF Communications division in Rochester has been awarded a nearly $7.7 million contract with the city of Macon, Ga., to support the city’s police and fire departments, along with the Bibb County sheriff’s office.

The contract includes providing nearly 700 radios, along with modems.

“Modernization of our legacy communications system called for a cutting-edge yet standards-based system to deliver necessary voice and data capability and true interoperability to our first responders,” said Dale Walker, Macon’s chief administrative officer, in a statement. “The Harris solution proved to be the most fault tolerant option to give Macon’s public safety agencies the reliability, connectivity and functionality they need.”

RF Communications employs some 2,300 workers.

(c) 2012 Rochester Business Journal. To obtain permission to reprint this article, call 585-546-8303 or e-mail

What You're Saying 

There are no comments yet. Be the first to add yours!

Post Your Own Comment


Not registered? Sign up now!

To Do   Text Size
Post CommentPost A Comment eMail Size1
View CommentsView All Comments PrintPrint Size2
ReprintsReprints Size3
  • E-mailed
  • Commented
  • Viewed
RBJ   Google