Transport

Vehicle PC

01 April, 2009 | Supplied by: Tekdis

The TEK-6000 is a custom-designed fanless Atom-based vehicle PC with a full range of interfaces. Incorporating a Sierra Wireless MC8790V 3.5G module, GPS, Wi-Fi, 2.5" SATA hard drive and CompactFlash, it is suitable for AVL (automatic vehicle location) and many other in-vehicle applications. Operating from 6-36 VDC it also has power on/off delay control and low-voltage detection. A range of optional accessories is available including IP65 housing, an 8.4" digital monitor and smart battery UPS kit.


Dealing with forest fires

02 March, 2009 | Supplied by: Simoco Wireless Solutions Pty Ltd

Melbourne-based HVP, an Australian private timber plantation company, has vehicles fitted with mobile radios optioned with GPS serial boards.


Data system smoothes the journey

29 October, 2008

Dublin Bus, Irish public transport operator, has chosen Tait to carry out an upgrade of its existing communications infrastructure.


Vehicular broadband

01 June, 2008 | Supplied by: BigAir Group Limited

The Moovbox M100 Mobile Broadband Gateway is an in-vehicle communications device that delivers ethernet, Wi-Fi and GPS over a range of carrier-class backhaul networks.


Distribution agreement changes

28 February, 2008

Standard Communications has announced the mutual cessation of its distribution agreement with Garmin International.


Australia widens scope for satellite monitoring

14 February, 2008

Australia will have access to a new source of Earth-observing satellite information from India’s remote sensing satellite, Resourcesat-1.


Global asset positioning

05 December, 2007 | Supplied by: Free2Move Asia & Pacific

Free2Move's GAPS is a global asset positioning system, based on GSM/GPS. The device enables full control over equipment such as vehicles, machinery, goods and containers.


Satellite data communications distributor announced

19 November, 2007

M2M Connectivity has been named as the distributor for Stellar Satellite Communications Ltd satellite data communications products in Australia and New Zealand.


Satellite links for Western Australian firefighting service

05 November, 2007

Applied Satellite Technology Australia Pty Ltd (AST Australia) has won a contract from the Australian Department of Environment and Conservation (DEC) West Australian Fire Management Services that will supply DEC an Iridium-based satellite communication system, which includes remote asset tracking.


Personal locator beacons

03 October, 2007 | Supplied by: http://www.gme.net.au

The MT410 and MT410G AccuSat personal locator beacons are the latest extension to GME's growing family of safety products.


Mobile video services through satellites

10 September, 2007

ESA’s telecommunications department is supporting the development of technology needed for satellite systems to broadcast digital multimedia content such as video, television programs, radio and data to mobile phones.


Improving security through satellite telecommunications

06 September, 2007

Orbit Research Ltd and MediaMobil Communication GmbH are implementing an ESA-supported project to introduce a solution for alarm monitoring and video surveillance via satellite to meet the increasing demand for security systems from the government and corporate market.


GPS satellite tracker

05 September, 2007 | Supplied by: GeoSystems Ltd

Trimble has released a battery-operated GPS satellite tracking device for budget conscious fleet owners, bus companies and trucking companies - and even consumers who just want to keep track of their teenage children borrowing the family car.


Electronics company gives Australians design rights to beacon

30 August, 2007

Electronics design company, Tancher Corporation will give away free the design rights to its personal locator radio beacon to help Australians caught in emergencies.


Tracking down the animals

14 August, 2007

British-based radio module manufacturer Radiometrix is playing its part in nature conservation, with its transmitters being used in an animal tracking system. BlueSky Telemetry produces GPS collars for application in areas such as satellite wildlife telemetry.


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