The ASC Signal Division of Communications & Power Industries LLC (CPI) has been awarded a contract for four 7.6m C and Ku-band capable antenna from North Telecom. The antenna will be installed at one of the company’s teleports with an emphasis on enhancing the company’s offerings to a range of vertical sectors in the Asia-Pacific region. According to ASC Signal, the four antennas will incorporate ASC’s Next Generation Controller (NGC). The award includes training services for the NGC controller.
NorthTelecom, which operates multiple teleports, provides satellite internet access, point-to-point solutions, private, networks and hubs on a variety of platforms include iDirect (TDMA, SCPC), SCPC and DVB-S2. With its teleport backbone in Europe and Asia, the company provides a range of services, including broadcast, maritime and satellite trunking. Along with VSAT internet services, the company provides capacity for these different operating sectors, as well in support of the oil and gas industry and for ISPs worldwide. NorthTelecom also provides virtual network operations to help its clients offset the cost of fixed satellite infrastructure investments.
“We are honored to have been selected by NorthTelecom to provide high-quality antenna systems and the NGC,” said ASC Signal Division president Keith Buckley. “Their teleport backbone and network solutions are top-rated and meet the requirements for an integrated transmission and management system. Our antenna will support their continuous quality improvement investments, and play a role in their ability to process diverse bi-directional traffic types while automatically controlling multiple space and ground segment resources.”
“We are investing to enhance our global outreach, particularly in Singapore to serve APAC region, these investments will allow NorthTelecom to extend its leading edge and forefront solution and services into global scale and Asia and Pacific market in the coming months.”
The new facilities will be equipped with state of the art ground equipment as well as our high qualified and competence team on the ground. “We are very excited to extend our cost effective and reliable services and solution to our partner globally,” added by Mahdi Nazari Mehrabi – Managing director Asia.
“We are delighted to work with ASC Signal and leveraging their groundbreaking technology to enhance our facility worldwide, this movement is in line with the space industry migration toward high throuput birds as well as more cost leadership approach in services and solution sector.”
About CPI ASC Signal Division
In September 2015, ASC Signal was acquired by Communications & Power Industries LLC, becoming CPI ASC Signal Division, a multinational manufacturer of high-performance, highly-engineered satellite Earth station, radar and HF antenna systems. Its customers include international broadcasters and Fortune 500 companies, as well as military and government organizations. CPI ASC Signal Division leads through design innovation that capitalizes on a more than 40-year heritage of engineering creativity and excellence. The ASC Signal Division of CPI is a member of the World Teleport Association and the Society of Satellite Professionals International and a supporter of the satellite industry’s Better Satellite World campaign.
About Communications & Power Industries LLC
Communications & Power Industries LLC (CPI), headquartered in Palo Alto, California, is a subsidiary of CPI International Holding Corp. and CPI International, Inc. CPI develops, manufactures and globally distributes components and subsystems used in the generation, amplification, transmission and reception of microwave signals for a wide variety of systems including radar, electronic warfare and communications (satellite and point-to-point) systems for military and commercial applications, specialty products for medical diagnostic imaging and the treatment of cancer, as well as microwave and RF energy generating products for various industrial and scientific pursuits.