Transport

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.


Strategic acquisition

20 July, 2007

EMS Technologies has signed an agreement to acquire DSpace of Adelaide, Australia. The acquisition will enable EMS to build on the strength of its SATCOM business and to exploit rising demand for Inmarsat's BGAN services in new markets.


Wireless technology improving plant performance

04 July, 2007 by Kylie Wilson-Field, Journalist

For consumers 'wireless technology' conjures up images of iPods, Blackberrys, cell phones, television remotes and internet Wi-Fi connections


Satellite links provided for nationwide rail communication infrastructure in Australia

14 June, 2007

Telstra Corporation has awarded an eight-year contract to Beam Communications to supply Iridium-based satellite equipment as part of a new interstate communication infrastructure for the Australian Rail Track Corporation Ltd (ARTC).


PLBs win approval

08 June, 2007

Australia’s GME has international approval of its MT410 series of personal locator beacons (PLBs).


Industrial telemetry

05 June, 2007 by Gerald Musy, Journalist

Since the beginning of civilisation we have been measuring physical properties and features. Because whatever we were eager to measure was not always located nearby, engineers designed various ways of measuring there while displaying the results here


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