Veripos extends Middle East GNSS positioning serviceEquipment & Technology // October 5, 2006
Veripos has extended the Middle East sector of its global GNSS-based precise positioning service operations with the appointment of Arclight Marine Solutions of Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) for sale and support of its services and products throughout the Arabian Gulf.
The services comprise Veripos’ complete range of high-precision satellite positioning capabilities including its latest Ultra service, a Precise Point Positioning (PPP) solution which, together with proprietary quality control software and a series of advanced integrated user mobile hardware, provides centimetric accuracies.
Recently established in Abu Dhabi, Arclight Marine Solutions is a rapidly expanding company specialising in providing a wide range of services for marine applications. It already represents a number of major offshore service organisations in the Gulf region.
Commenting on the appointment, Walter Steedman, General Manager of Veripos, said: “We are absolutely delighted with this cooperation, which will enhance our Middle East operational support and improve our access to customers based in the region”.
Scott Fraser, Managing Director of Arclight Marine Solutions added: “With this appointment, Veripos has established an operational base for the Middle East region in support of its complete range of services for professional offshore applications. Moreover, its services and products complement and extend Arclight’s own offshore support service capabilities”.