History

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Innovating for More Than 19 years

Innovative Wireless Technologies (IWT) was founded in 1997 as a spin-off from GE/Ericsson. Headquartered in Forest, Virginia for 15 years, IWT moved to Lynchburg, Virginia in August of 2012 to accommodate its growing business and need for additional space. The current headquarters provides 40,000 sq. ft. of space and is in the heart of downtown Lynchburg. Today IWT is recognized as a world leader in wireless mesh networks, mine safety communications and tracking, and unattended security applications.


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News/Events
IWT Awarded DOE Environmental Sensor System Contract

Innovative Wireless Technologies, Inc. announced today that it has been awarded a Phase 2 Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) contract through the U.S. Department of Energy for environmental monitoring sensors. This award is a follow-on to a DOE SBIR Phase 1 contract in which IWT partnered with Virginia Tech to successfully demonstrate the feasibility of its Integrated Environmental Quality Sensing (IEQS) system which utilizes IWT’s patented three-tier mesh architecture to create a highly-scalable IoT sensor mesh network and big data processing system for large scale environmental monitoring applications. 

Join us at Bluefield Coal Show 2017

We look forward to seeing all our coal friends at the Bluefield Coal Show September 13 -15, 2017 in Bluefield, WV.   We will be showcasing our latest innovative mine technologies, including the High Data Rate Solution and network health.  Stop by to see us at booth 205.

 

Did you know?

IWT was originally founded as Innovatek and later changed it's name to Innovative Wireless Technologies to better reflect it's core competencies. Today, it is simply known as IWT.

IWT is a company you can build your future around. Their expertise in communications enables product concepts to quickly move from idea to reality”
— BD Director, Volvo