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Last Updated: 2013-11-28

ARDICOM Digital Communications Inc.

Company information

Legal Name:   ARDICOM Digital Communications Inc.
Operating Name:   ARDICOM Digital Communications Inc.
Mailing Address
P.O. Box 356
YELLOWKNIFE, Northwest Territories
X1A 2N3
Location Address
5120 49th St
2nd Floor
YELLOWKNIFE, Northwest Territories
X1A 2N3
Telephone: (867) 669-0035
Fax: (867) 669-0852
Website URL: 

Contact information

Thomas McOuat
  Title:   Secretary
  Telephone:   (867) 669-0059
  Fax:   (867) 669-0852
Lusine Ghukasyan
  Title:   Administrator
  Area of Responsibility:   Administrative Services
  Telephone:   (867) 669-0035
  Fax:   (867) 669-0852


Company description

ARDICOM Digital Communications Inc. markets a high-speed
digital communications network to serve all communities of
the Nunavut and Northwest Territories. Our high-speed digital communications network provides new
community-based business opportunities, and reduces the cost and
improves the delivery of Government and business services in the

ARDICOM's vision is to connect northern communities with an
advanced high-speed digital communications network to: ensure
value for our customers; retain economic, social and cultural
benefits in the North; and demonstrate innovation and leadership
in delivering the advantages of the Information Highway to the

ARDICOM's shareholders are:
Arctic Co-operatives Ltd., Northern Aboriginal
Services Company, and Northwestel Inc.. ARDICOM is 100% owned by
northern companies, 66% of which are Aboriginal, reflecting the
communities the network will serve. Our network
connects all communities of the Yukon, Nunavut and Northwest Territories to the rest of Canada and
the world.  
Country of Ownership: Canada  
Year Established: 1996
Exporting: Yes  
Primary Industry (NAICS): 517111 - Wired Telecommunications Carriers (except Cable)
Alternate Industries (NAICS): 517410 - Satellite Telecommunications
Primary Business Activity: Services  
Total Sales ($CDN): $10,000,000 to $24,999,999 
Number of Employees:
Aboriginal Firm: Registered Aboriginal Business under the Procurement Strategy for Aboriginal Business (PSAB)


Product / Service / Licensing

Product Name: Video Conferencing equipment & infrastructure
Video conferencing needs assessments, consultations, equipment and infrastruture equipment sales and installation, and, training.

Service Name: Digital Comm Netwk
ARDICOM has a high-speed digital communications network serving both terrestrial and satellite communities in the Nunavut and Northwest Territories . This network provides
high-speed data communications to these communities, enabling the
use of such applications as video conferencing for tele-medicine
and distance education, Internet services, etc. The network interfaces with other networks in North America and elsewhere.

Service Name: End-to-end customer communications solutions
ARDICOM will offer customers such value-added solutions as LAN-router equipment sales, management and technical support; Applications sales, support and service; customized billing options; partnering with northern and aboriginal multi-media content developers and producers.

FSC Code: D304-ADP Telecommunications and Transmission Services
D316-Telecommunications Network Management Services
N000-Installation of Equipment


Market profile


  • Financial
  • Sales/Marketing
  • Technology

Strategic alliances:

video conferencing service model, satellite communications business model

Geographic markets:

Actively pursuing:
  • United States


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