Looking for a specific product?

Make a search for products & suppliers, articles & news.

Kongsberg awarded 132 MNOK NASA satellite contract

Kongsberg Satellite Services (KSAT) is awarded a contract to provide ground station services for USA's National Space and Aeronautical and Space Administration (NASA).

The Norwegian company has been chosen to serve the next generation weather satellites developed by NASA.

KSAT will be using the company’s ground stations in Svalbard Norway and in Antarctica to provide services to the Japanese satellite GCOM-W1 and the NASA satellites JPSS. The Ground Stations will be operated from KSAT’s main office in Tromsø.

A company press release sstates that the contract confirms KSATs position as the world leading provider of ground station services to polar orbiting satellites.

The contract is for 5 years of operation, and is valued at around NOK 132 million.

Associated companies:


Related news

Latest news

New Machining Center In Fredrikstad

Jotne opened a brand new machining hall in Fredrikstad on the 20th of May.

Construction and Testing of 4 Caterpillar C280 Gensets Finalized

Jotne has together with thier client Pon Power finalized construction and testing of 4 Caterpillar C280 gensets in Jotne’s factory in Fredrikstad. 

DNV GL acquires specialist in CFD for fire and explosion analysis, ComputITG

With its roots in the offshore sector,

New land based contract with Sisomar

Sisomar’s philosophy is close to AKVA group’s underlying strategy to develop technological solutions based on good fish health and solid biology. 

Geothermal energy- an answer for selected areas in Poland

During the last weeks the experts have visited the selected sites in Poland and also been on a study visit to Iceland.

New contract for delivery of Servogear CPP

Servogear announce a new contact for the delivery of Servogear Ecoflow PropulsorTM to a long-range catamaran. The delivery is scheduled to take place in Q2 and Q3 2018.

New contract: Windcat 42 - no 18 in the Servogear series

The delivery of the Servogear Ecoflow Propulsor to Windcat 42 will take place in the first quarter of 2018.

Frank Ketelaars takes the lead for DNV GL - Oil & Gas in the Americas

Frank Ketelaars took up the position of Director of Region Americas in DNV GL – Oil & Gas on 1 October, as North America’s energy system undergoes a transition.

Frank Ketelaars takes the lead for DNV GL - Oil & Gas in the Americas

Frank Ketelaars took up the position of Director of Region Americas in DNV GL – Oil & Gas on 1 October, as North America’s energy system undergoes a transition.