CommunicAsia, Singapore, June 16, 2009 - (ACN Newswire) - ST Electronics' wholly-owned subsidiary, ST Electronics (Satcom & Sensor Systems), has successfully commissioned an 11 metre Ku-Band antenna system at SingTel's Seletar Earth Station for Communication System Monitoring (CSM) and Communication that carries commercial traffic on SingTel satellites. The areas of coverage are primarily India and South East Asia. SingTel will use the system to access its ST-2 satellite for the CSM functions and commercial traffic.
The system consists of an 11 metre Ku-band antenna, a Glass Reinforced Polyester equipment cabin, Travelling Wave Tube (TWT) amplifier and Low Noise Amplifier with redundancy, converters, fibre optic inter-facility links and Monitoring and Control (M&C) subsystem. The system offers SingTel additional capacity and capability to serve their customers internationally.
"ST Electronics has an extensive systems engineering and integration track record and has delivered a number of large scale earth station projects in the region. With this implementation of our systems for SingTel, we have once again proven our capabilities with a key ICT player in the region," said SEAH Moon Ming, President, ST Electronics.
ST Electronics won the project through a tender in the last quarter of 2008 amidst local and international competition.
About ST Electronics (Satcom & Sensor Systems)
Its subsidiary, ST Electronics (Satcom & Sensor Systems) is a premier supplier of very small aperture terminals and network solutions. Its customers include telecommunications service providers, corporate enterprises, financial institutions, defense, government agencies as well as the oil-and-gas industry. With its innovative products and solutions, the company enables its valuable customers in turn to provide high quality and value-added services to their end-users. ST Electronics (Satcom & Sensor Systems) is a wholly owned subsidiary of Singapore Technologies Electronics Limited.
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Source: ST Electronics
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