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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

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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

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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

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EM Solutions Innovation Success at Pacific 2019

EM Solutions is honoured to have been awarded the Pacific 2019 SME Innovation Grant and to be Highly Commended in the Pacific 2019 National Innovation Award.

Both awards are associated with the Cobra X/Ka Tri-Band Maritime Satellite Communications Terminal which has recently been deployed on numerous vessel platforms by the Royal Australian Navy. The Cobra terminal was developed by EM Solutions in collaboration with the Australian Department of Defence and provides enhanced capability through its ability to operate on both military and commercial satellite systems and use of proprietary satellite tracking technology that ensures robust operation in the harshest of conditions.

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EM Solutions Cobra 1m X/Ka Triband Maritime Terminal

Cobra M2 Ka- dual-band Maritime Terminal Receives WGS Certification

EM Solutions Cobra M2 Maritime Satcom Terminal has successfully completed the WGS testing and certification process and been notified by the certification authority that the terminals are now able to operate at Ka-Band on the WGS Satellite Network. The testing phases of the certification process were completed by the Australian Certification Authority within the Satcom Systems Program Office.

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EM Solutions selected by Thales for supply of satcom radio subsystems

EM Solutions, the Brisbane, Australia-based technology developer of innovative microwave and on-the-move radio and satellite products, has 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.

EM Solutions’ ability to make timely modifications to their commercial off-the-shelf products to suit Thales’ specific customer requirements was a key factor in determining the contract award. In 2016 a framework agreement was signed between the two companies to streamline ordering, and in 2018, EM Solutions’ work was again recognised when they took out Thales Australia’s Supplier of the Year award for Export Achievement.

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TUNE IN: Research Update

For several years now, EM Solutions has continued to refine the technology behind its versatile on-the-move satellite terminals for land and sea, with its multi-band

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Essington Lewis Awards 2018

The Essington Lewis Awards are designed to recognise excellence in collaboration between industry and the Australian Department of Defence.  We’ve pleased to have been announced

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New Cobra-class terminals augment government satcom capacity with Inmarsat Global Xpress

Inmarsat (LSE: ISAT.L), the global mobile satellite operator, is providing its Global Xpress (GX) satellite service to the Australian Border Force. Eight maritime vessels have recently been fitted with new Cobra-class satellite communications terminals, designed, developed and manufactured by EM Solutions that enable governments to augment the capacity they have on government-owned satellites with commercial satellites.

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March 2017 Newsletter

EM Solutions Read the latest newsletter to find out all about our recent adventures, events and innovations! Click here to read our Newsletter

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EM Solutions wins contract from US Agency for 10Gbps mobile backhaul link

EM Solutions announced today that it had won an initial order from a US Government Agency to develop and supply its 10 Gbps E-band backhaul radios for evaluation in ship to shore communications.

Announcing the contract, EM Solutions Managing Director and CEO Dr. Rowan Gilmore said “EM Solutions has been selected to showcase its leading edge radio technology for challenging applications to an important US customer. We will integrate the new 10Gbps E-band radios developed by our subsidiary EMClarity into the same steerable gimbal systems used in our comms-on-the-move (OTM) Cobra satellite terminals, enabling the new radio systems to be used for high speed data backhaul, even where either end is in motion”.

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May 2016 Newsletter

EM Solutions Read the latest newsletter to find out all about our recent adventures, events and innovations! Click here to read our Newsletter

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Inmarsat partners with EM Solutions to develop world’s first MilSatCom/GX maritime terminal

Inmarsat today announced a new partnership with EM Solutions to develop the world’s first combined MilSatCom/Global Xpress (GX) maritime satcom terminal.  The new terminal is scheduled to receive full Inmarsat accreditation during Q2 2016 and will be submitted for Wideband Global Satcom (WGS) certification.

The new terminal, which is initially being created for an Australian Government customer, will contain a number of innovative features, including tracking via monopulse technology and easy switching between GX and MilSatCom systems.  The terminal will also be substantially lighter, lower cost and faster than any comparable MilSatCom device. 

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Have you Met Marshall?

22-year-old RF Engineer Meet EM Solutions’ bright spark, Marshall Lewis – an incredibly talented RF Engineer with a great list of achievements to his name

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