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
National Mine Rescue Contest 2017

IWT will be cheering on the teams of the Holmes Mine Rescue Association National Mine Rescue Contest September 11 - 14, 2017.  The contest will be held at the National Mine Academy, Beaver, WV.  Good luck to all the teams, and thank you for what you do!

IWT Announces Industry-Changing Underground High Data Rate Solution

Innovative Wireless Technologies (IWT) announces HDRMesh™, a revolutionary data platform specifically designed for underground applications.  The new wireless solution brings reliable, real-time data from working areas to enable effective management and continuous improvement of production operations.

 

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