About us

Rinicom is a Lancaster, UK based, SME specialising in providing state-of-the art communications and detection systems for law enforcement agencies, first responders, and critical civilian infrastructure protection facilities. Incorporated in 2002, Rinicom gained initial recognition as a leading-edge technology company providing bespoke telecommunications solutions. Today Rinicom’s portfolio of new and innovative products includes, a self-healing COFDM IP ad-hoc mesh radio (PodNode), an optical drone detection, tracking, and classification system called SkyPatriot and various novel and unique video surveillance camera solutions. In addition to a robust product base, we place a strong focus on R&D to maintain our competitive advantage and ensure continuous innovation. We listen to our customers and over the last 4 years have worked closely with 10 law enforcement agencies throughout Europe to develop, test, and validate emergency and community focused software platforms and mobile applications to improve communication and collaboration, prevent crime, build trust, increase accountability and support large and small scale disasters. 

 

The Queen’s Awards for Enterprise

Rinicom is proud to have been awarded a Queen’s Award for Enterprise twice; first in 2013 and again in 2018. Both times for International Trade. The 2018 award was in recognition of the international success of the SkyPatriot drone detection system.

The award is based on a recommendation from the Prime Minister and is one of the highest accolades a UK business can receive.  

Rinicom CEO Garik Markarian and the Lord Lieutenant of Lancashire, Lord Shuttleworth celebrates Rinicom’s second Queen’s Award.

 

Research, Development and Innovation

Rinicom has a proven its dedication to R&D and innovation through the participation in more than a dozen international projects from programmes such as FP7, Horizon 2020, Eurostars, Innovate UK, and NATEP in addition to numerous internal and commercial development projects.

For an overview of Rinicom projects see the Grant Funded Projects page.