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Class 1 Div 2 Certified Advanced Wireless Rig Communication-By Virgin Technologies Inc.

EDMONTON, ALBERTA -- (Marketwired) -- 01/29/14 -- Virgin Technologies Inc, a leading provider of innovative telecommunications solutions, announced today that the company's Wireless Rig Communication Intercom system has received the Class 1 Division 2 certification for operation in hazardous conditions. The certification provides customers with a secure wireless communications platform for use in oil & gas, mining and other related applications.

The Wireless Rig Intercom system provides two-way voice intercom, VoIP telephone service, public address (PA) system, audible alarms, intrinsically safe wireless rig phones, high-speed data network, third party connectivity interface, waterproof hardware and a web based application for configuration and management of the intercom system. The system is designed to be easy to use and set up. The Class 1 Div 2 certification allows workers to place and receive vital communications in hazardous conditions.

About Virgin Technologies Inc.

Virgin Technologies Inc. was founded in 2001 and is based in the USA and Canada. A leading provider of innovative telecommunications solutions, Virgin Technologies provides services to leading oil and gas exploration organizations, government and military agencies, first responders, mining companies and other industries. The company owns and operates its own iDirect teleport and provides a complete suite of telecommunication solutions including the sales and rentals of fixed and mobile satellite antennas, high speed Internet, VoIP telephone service, intrinsically safe intercoms, VPN and private networks, cellular repeaters and portable towers. More information is available at: www.virgintechnologies.com.

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