Southampton, UK – April 10, 2019 – From Ocean Business 2019 in Southampton, UK, Hemisphere GNSS, Inc. (Hemisphere) is pleased to announce the signing of a strategic distribution agreement with Oceaneering International, Inc. This agreement means that Hemisphere will now be a major supplier of GNSS positioning and heading products, along with its Atlas® GNSS global correction service, to Oceaneering for high-precision use in the marine offshore and nearshore markets, further strengthening the Oceaneering® C-Nav® GNSS portfolio of positioning solutions.
Hemisphere hardware technology and Atlas GNSS global correction service will now augment Oceaneering® C-Nav® positioning solutions in all facets of the offshore positioning market.
“We are extremely pleased that Oceaneering has chosen our latest Vector™ VS1000 positioning and heading platform, along with our Atlas GNSS global correction service technology, for use in this critical market,” said Farlin Halsey, president and CEO of Hemisphere. “We are proud of the relationship we have developed with Oceaneering over the years. It is one of the most innovative companies in the industry, and this latest, deeply integrated solution proves how well we collaborate to create value together. It is the very nature of this agreement that defines Hemisphere as a company that is willing to work with, and for, our strategic partners. With our long history in the marine market, we are pleased to align ourselves and our business strategy with our original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and our strategic partners like Oceaneering.”
The industry-proven Hemisphere hardware platform ensures that customers have the broadest selection of global correction services. By offering an extensive range of receivers and subscription services, the C-Nav Solutions group now has the ability to present a truly redundant differential global navigation satellite services (DGNSS) package that is unique in the marine industry.
About Hemisphere GNSS
Hemisphere GNSS, Inc. is an innovative high-tech company that designs and manufactures heading and positioning products, services, and technology for use in agriculture, construction & mining, marine, OEM, L-band correction service markets, and any application that requires high-precision heading and positioning. Hemisphere holds numerous patents and other intellectual property and sells globally with several leading product, service, and technology brands including Athena™, Atlas®, Crescent®, Eclipse™, Outback Guidance®, and Vector™ for high-precision applications. Hemisphere is headquartered in Scottsdale, AZ, USA, with offices located around the globe and is part of Beijing UniStrong Science & Technology Co., Ltd.
About Oceaneering International, Inc.
Oceaneering is a global provider of engineered services and products, primarily to the offshore energy industry. Through the use of its applied technology expertise, Oceaneering also serves the defense, entertainment, aerospace, and renewables industries. www.oceaneering.com