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EM Solutions Awarded CTD for Ka-band Mounted Battle Command On-The-Move

EM Solutions was awarded a contract to develop a Ka-band On-The-Move Satellite Communications System in Round 12 of Australia’s Defence Capability & Technology Demonstrator (CTD) Program. There were 12 demonstrator projects awarded that came from various industry sectors and include small-to-medium enterprises, established defence contractors and Australian universities. EM Solutions will partner with BAE Systems Australia on the CTD Project. The CTD Program supports priority defence capability development by funding Australian industry to demonstrate new technology. The technology demonstrations inform Defence of the potential performance and technical risk associated with future implementation.

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About EM Solutions

EM Solutions, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Electro Optic Systems Holdings Limited, 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. The company’s principal activity is the design, assembly, test, and support of high end, broadband satellite transceivers and communications-on-the-move terminals for defence and government customers. For its unique innovation, EM Solutions has won numerous awards. In August 2018 EM Solutions won the Australian Department of Defence Essington Lewis Award for “SME Defence Team of the Year” for its collaboration with the Royal Australian Navy on the development of the Cobra Tri-band Maritime Terminal.

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