Newscom is a wholly Australian owned company specialising in cabling and installation services covering a broad range of activities.  Established in 1989, Newscom offers its customers a comprehensive service including design, installation and maintenance of communication systems.  Based in Melbourne, with an affiliate office in Brisbane, Newscom are able to service customers on a national and international scale.


Newscom has over 26 years of experience in expert design assistance, project management, installation and testing.  Our technicians have strong electrical and communication cabling backgrounds and are trained to install numerous electrical and communication products.

They are certified Category 5E / 6 / 6A / 7 and fibre optic technicians and have training in high-speed communications networks and PABX equipment.  Newscom has also received certification or training from all the major data vendors.

All cabling is installed in accordance with Australian standards and manufacturer standards.  Newscom are constantly looking at processes and procedures to keep our technicians up-to-date with the latest technology and installation methods.  “In-house” seminars are conducted on a regular basis to train them on newer variations of installation.

Negligible employee attrition means that employee training and experience provides increasingly better services for our clients as well as deep knowledge of our clients’ requirements.

Newscom brings an extremely broad range of experience to meet your needs whenever they may occur.  Newscoms employees are trained to work as a team and are experienced electrical professionals.  This expertise comes from system evaluation, design and installation of various types of electrical systems for local manufacturers over the years such as …

  • Fibre optic and copper cabling installation and testing (termination and testing equipment available)
  • Ethernet systems
  • Programmed maintenance
  • Support of Facilities Managers
  • Automated lighting control
  • UPS installation
  • Transportable building fit-out
  • Fire alarms
  • Nurse call systems
  • Security systems
  • Electrical services from meter to outlet
  • Distribution systems

Structured Cabling

From initial design to final installation, testing and commissioning, Newscom has the knowledge and know how to create the right cabling solution for your business.

Systems design and installation:

  • Site Audits
  • Design Consulting
  • Installation Services

Cabling Solutions:

  • Data Cabling Systems
  • Telephone Systems Cabling
  • Fibre Optic Systems
  • AP Systems

Data Cabling

Faulty, or poorly distributed data cabling can slow down networks and create inefficient communications that lead to employee “down-time”.

Our certified installers are experienced in laying cable for the smallest business environment through to the largest office spaces with hundreds of drop points.

No matter how big or small the job, you can expect the right advice backed up by the highest quality cabling and workmanship to establish an efficient working environment.

    • Category 5E – Class D
    • Category 6 – Class E
    • Category 6A – Class EA
    • Category 7 – Class F

Fibre Optic

Newscom’s Fibre Optic solutions provide unrestricted connectivity for telecommunication applications in data, voice and video.  This high speed technology broadens the options available to customers by providing an alternative bandwidth solution not available with copper solutions.  Our range of fibre optic solutions include;

Multi / Single mode:

  • Indoor, outdoor, riser
  • Tight buffer, loose tube, Armour
  • OM1 / OM3 / OM4 / OS1 / OS2
  • Splice and direct terminations


Newscom are qualified to design, install and support all kinds of communications networks. We understand that moving information to where it’s needed, when it’s needed, without interruption is the challenge facing today’s organisations. We work with clients to understand their specific communications requirements, then engineer and install the most, reliable network infrastructure to meet those needs. The outcome is a reliable, secure network infrastructure that helps to facilitate better working practices and enhanced productivity for your business.


When it comes to network test equipment you won’t find a better partner than Newscom.

Our extensive range of leading edge test equipment ensures you’re always receiving and transmitting data correctly – no matter what network solution you are running.

Our low cost solution is backed in the field by our experienced technicians who know how to find the problem and fix it – quickly.

Our test equipment range includes the latest fluke testing equipment;

  • DSX-5000 / DTX1800, Cat7 and Fibre Test Heads
  • Fluke OTDR
  • Fujikura Splicer S50/60
  • All types of cable splicing, locating and test equipment.  this enables us to provide immediate response to install, locate or repair any type of communication cabling.