OmniGlobe Wins Canadian Government Deal
[Satellite TODAY 01-21-10] OmniGlobe subsidiary RAMTelecom won a three-year contract from the Canadian government for the provision, maintenance and operation of Iridium satellite services and terminal equipment, the company announced Jan. 19.
The contract, awarded by Canadian Public Works and Government Services, is valued at $2 million with three additional one-year extension options.
“Whether it be through satellite phones or our cellular services from Lynx Mobility, connecting people in remote locations provides a valuable lifeline and peace of mind in emergency situations,” OmniGlobe CEO Jason Neale said in a statement.
MDA Wins Boeing Contract to Deliver Network Services on 702B Satellites Satellite Today January 7, 2010
[Satellite TODAY 01-07-10] MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates (MDA) signed a contract with Boeing Satellite and Intelligence Systems to deliver four network and media services technology solutions for Canadian Defense Forces on Boeing 702B…
Stratos Provides BGAN Lease Service to Canadian Government Satellite Today October 29, 2009
[Satellite TODAY 10-29-09] Stratos Global Corp. has been contracted to provide a dedicated, leased channel on Inmarsat s Broadband Global Area Network (BGAN) mobile broadband satellite service to the Canadian government, Stratos announced Oct. 28. …
EMS Wins $7.9 Million Canadian Government Investment Satellite Today September 15, 2009
The Canadian Ministry of Industry awarded EMS Technologies a $7.9 million repayable investment to support EMS next-generation mobile satellite communications research and development project, EMS announced.