(St. John’s NL and Rio De Janeiro, Brazil, Rio De Janeiro,August 27, 2014) EMSAT Corporation of St. John’s, Newfoundland and AMBIDADOS, of Rio De Janeiro, Brazil, have entered into an agreement to develop a commercial offering for the global environmental monitoring market.  The agreement was signed in Brazil during EMSAT’s participation in Navalshore 2014.  EMSAT’s participation was supported by a partnership between the Dept. of Innovation, Trade and Rural Development, ACOA, NATI and OceansAdvance.

This agreement establishes the technical and business foundation for cooperation on product development and technology integration the result of which will be an advanced product to gather, aggregate and disseminate real-time meteorological and oceanographic data used in the offshore industry.

EMSAT Corporation brings to this enterprise the EMSAT Software™ Solution – real-time data aggregation, data visualization, and automatic reporting and compliance tools. AMBIDADOS’ will provide technical, scientific and application knowledge related to its MetOcean data acquisition system, design and implementation service for its ALLWA buoy. 

Dan Brake, CEO of EMSAT Corporation, acknowledged this is a significant opportunity for the company.  “Our relationship with the team at AMBIDADOS began in 2013.  This agreement reflects EMSAT’s view that partnerships are the most practical and successful way to enter a new market and are the foundation of EMSAT’s business and marketing strategies.  Together we have worked diligently to determine how the integration of our respective technologies could be a game changer for monitoring in the offshore sector and for maritime and port facilities.  Work will begin immediately between EMSAT and AMBIDADOS for applications in Brazil and other parts of the world including Canada and the United States.”

EMSAT™ provides software solutions to meet real-time environmental data monitoring challenges of today’s industry.  The EMSAT software is a powerful data aggregation, visualization and data management platform that leverages sensor and live computing technologies to deliver accurate Real-Time Environmental Monitoring solutions.  The EMSAT solution may be applied in a broad range of applications including the oil and gas industry; the mining industry; asset integrity (pipelines and bridges) monitoring; climate change, air and water quality assessments; and coastal monitoring and management.

AMBIDADOS specializes in supplying the offshore market with high-level services in the purchase, processing and analysis of MetOcean data including bathymetric surveys.  AMBIDADOS develops buoys and other MetOcean data acquisition systems aimed at operation and oceanographic projects.

For more information contact: Catherina Kennedy, Business Development and Marketing Manager, EMSAT Corporation, catherina@emsatcorp.com