EM Solutions secures second L3Harris order

home latestnewsL3Harris Technologies chooses EM Solutions Ka Band Transceivers for their Panther II VSAT

EM Solutions has recently received a second order to supply its Ka-band transceivers for the L3Harris Technologies Panther II Very Small Aperture Terminals (VSAT).

The new contract, valued at more than $US2M, will deliver over 100 Ka-band transceivers to L3Harris across the first half of 2021.

EOS Update on EM Solutions Acquisition

Brisbane-based EM Solutions has had a successful first year of ownership under EOS, with continued strong growth, new contract wins and significant technology development.  Led by CEO Rowan Gilmore, EM Solutions continues to achieve growth at over 20% year-on-year in both revenue and EBIT.

EM Solutions joins C4 EDGE defence industry partnership

Recently launched defence industry partnership C4 EDGE has welcomed its latest industry partner, Queensland-based EM Solutions, leveraging the company’s expertise in the satellite communications and microwave communications capabilities.

Headquartered in Brisbane, EM Solutions is a trusted technology developer of innovative microwave and on-the-move radio and satellite products that help to deliver high speed telecommunications anywhere in the world.

New Award to EM Solutions


EM Solutions are the proud winners of a new Australian Global Defence Competitiveness Grant announced recently.  These funding awards support the defence export capability of small and innovative Australian businesses to invest in projects that build export capability towards a stronger, more sustainable and globally competitive Australian defence industry. The grant to EM Solutions will enable improvements to its satellite test range, allowing over the air loop-back testing of its terminals in multiple frequency bands.


EM Solutions Secures Multiple Export Orders for Cobra Maritime Satellite Terminals

Electro Optic Systems Holdings Limited today announces that its wholly owned subsidiary, Brisbane-based EM Solutions has recently closed contracts to deliver its Cobra Maritime Satellite Terminals to four allied Navy end users in the EMEA region. These contracts, valued at approximately $14M, will be delivered through 2020 and 2021.

In addition to its strong existing order book with the Royal Australian Navy, these contracts result in a record backlog for the company, six months after being acquired by EOS.


EM Solutions selected by Thales for supply of satcom radio subsystems

Following a 2016 framework agreement signed between Thales and EM Solutions, we were fortunate to be recognised in 2018 as Thales Australia’s Supplier of the Year award for Export Achievement.  More recently, we have been awarded a AUD$ 6.5M contract by global prime contractor Thales for the supply of satellite radio systems to support a major connectivity project. 

Compliance testing at EM Solutions

Vibration PlatformEM Solutions’ products are deployed in a wide variety of places – land, sea, air and space.  Each of these has application-specific compliance requirements governed by military, civilian, aeronautical and space standards and their certifying agencies.  The requirements cover environmental testing such as temperature, humidity, vibration, shock, altitude, water ingress, salt fog, as well as sand and dust. 

Future Submarines

At EM Solutions, we are proud that our multi-band, maritime satcom expertise has informed the development of novel and emerging advanced technologies that support the Australian Attack Class Submarine combat system.

Defence Satcom Research Collaboration

Project CHORUS makes high-risk, high-payoff satellite communications (SATCOM) research venture a reality. 

Defence’s first collaborative project will be launched through the SmartSat Cooperative Research Centre (CRC). CHORUS, or Compact Hybrid Optical-RF User Segment, explores ways of integrating both laser-based optical and radio frequency (RF) communications technologies in a single SATCOM user terminal.

EM Solutions to become part of EOS Communications

Electro Optic Systems (ASX:EOS) has agreed to acquire space communications company EM Solutions Pty Limited.

EM Solutions CEO Dr Rowan Gilmore today announced, "EM Solutions is delighted to become a part of the EOS Group. For our customers, the new group offers a deeper capital base, access to further leading edge research, and much greater support capability offshore.”

ASA - People are ready once again to get onboard with technology

A lot has changed since EM Solution’s founder Dr. John Ness built circuits for space some 30 years ago. In those days it took a long time to get approval to use surface mount components even though these were much smaller, lighter and more reliable than the, then, old fashioned wire-wound components. The predecessor space circuits look very primitive by comparison.