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Satellite Container Tracking Solution Close to Launch

(Will Waters – Lloyd’s Loading List)

Two technology companies are combining their expertise to offer a solution allowing full and unbroken global tracking of intermodal containers, even in the remotest areas that are beyond the reach of mobile telecommunications networks.

GIT Satellite Communications, a market leader in satellite communications solutions, and Globe Tracker International, a specialist in advanced asset tracking and end-to-end cargo monitoring solutions, have launched a strategic collaboration to integrate “hardened” satellite connectivity into the Globe Tracker Solution.

They said the resulting solution was being developed in response to “increasing customer demand for continuous global visibility of intermodal containers and real-time cargo alarms even outside the scope of cellular communications coverage in remote areas.”  Click here to read more.