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If you are looking for a solution for remote monitoring, control and tracking of fixed and mobile assets, anywhere in the world, we can help.

We also provide a complete range of Iridium and Inmarsat mobile satellite communication services, including hardware, airtime and accessories.

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Latest News


June 2014

Kongsberg appoints Fastwave as Australian agent for the SEAGLIDER AUV system. Read More
 

January 2014

Fastwave enables high bandwidth marine and subsea data acquisition with the new Triton satellite telemetry buoy. Read More
 

February 2014

Fastwave appointed an Australian Channel Partner for Liquid Robotics Wave Glider technology Read More
 

January 2014

Fastwave enables high bandwidth marine and subsea data acquisition with the new Triton satellite telemetry buoy. Read More
 

July 2013

Chelsea Technologies Group (UK) appoints Fastwave Australian Regional Distributor.
For fifty years Chelsea has been designing and manufacturing a range of sensors and systems for the marine, environmental, defence, homeland security & industrial process control markets. The innovative Chelsea multi-parameter sensors & systems for monitoring the physical, optical & biological oceanographic environment are setting new benchmarks in performance and reliability. Parameters include temperature, conductivity, depth, chlorophyll, turbidity, transmission, fluorescence & bioluminescence.
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June 2013

Fastwave establishes partnership to offer robotic ocean gliders for real-time ocean data acquisition applications.
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May 2013

Fastwave to support new PAMbuoy marine mammal detection and noise monitoring technology in Australia.
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April 2013

OceanStar telemetered marine environmental monitoring system successfully deployed at Chevron Australia's Wheatstone project. As part of one of the largest marine environmental monitoring projects undertaken in Australia, Fastwave delivered over fifty OceanStar subsea sensor monitoring systems to provide real-time water quality data during Wheatstone marine construction operations off Australia's North West coast. These have been successfully commissioned and are now providing real-time sensor readings from sites up to thirty kilometres offshore.

March 2013

WFS subsea wireless technology to be used for wireless subsea data harvesting via ROV.
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December 2012

Fastwave has been appointed regional distributor for Ocean Sonics of Nova Scotia, Canada. Ocean Sonics produces a unique range of Smart Hydrophones that measure ocean sounds and help provide greater insight into those sounds.
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November 2012

Fastwave now supplying low cost Hughes high bandwidth M2M satellite modems for remote data acquisition applications.
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September 2012

Fastwave has received orders for over 50 OceanStar marine environmental monitoring systems, to be used for dredge monitoring on Chevron Australia's Wheatstone offshore gas project. The award-winning OceanStar system provides real-time water quality data from sensors located on the sea floor.
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August 2012

Demand grows for the unique Pathfinder oil spill tracking buoy with multiple orders received from Conoco Phillips, Woodside Energy and BP in August 2012 The Pathfinder provides a low-cost, re-useable solution for real-time oil spill tracking and current modelling
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May 2012

Fastwave Oceanstar diverless subsea marine environmental monitoring system installed at ten sites off Western Australian coast.
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March 2012

Fastwave introduces the Nautilus Intelligent Tracker, designed for automated geo-referenced tracking of marine assets.
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February 2012

Iridium Extreme 9575 Satellite Phone with GPS tracking now available.
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January 2012

Fastwave supplies Pathfinder satellite tracking buoys and tracking system to Conoco Phillips Australia.
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July 2011

Fastwave wins another award! Fastwave's innovative OceanStar marine environmental monitoring system has received the 2011 Western Australian iAward in the Sustainability and Green IT category. This is the fourth industry award OceanStar has received in 2011, following Subsea Energy Australia's Awards for Innovation and Excellence, and the Western Australian Information, Technology and Telecommunication Award (WAITTA) for Infrastructure.
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May 2011

Fastwave wins two subsea industry awards! The OceanStar system received both the Subsea Innovation Award and the Standard of Excellence Award at the inaugural Subsea Energy Australia awards night ...
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January 2011

Fastwave establishes new marine technology partnerships for subsea sensor monitoring, oil spill tracking, marine mammal alerting and subsea asset location systems...
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November 2010

The Iridium SHOUT nano is now available for order. The Shout Nano is a compact, robust and reliable personnel tracking device offering global, real-time GPS tracking, distress alerting, 2-way messaging and "Check-In" reporting capability. It is easy to "spot" the difference between the Shout Nano and other personnel tracking devices aimed at recreational markets. This product is built to survive the toughest conditions, and offers extremely secure, point-to point global messaging, making it ideal for enhancing the safety and situational awareness of emergency response personnel, lone workers in remote areas, individuals travelling in potentially hostile locations and military personnel on deployment.
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October 2010

Fastwave commences distribution of the Polaris marine GPS tracking unit. Polaris is a compact, simple to install and operate global GPS tracking device designed specifically for marine applications.
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June 2010

Fastwave is expanding, so from the 21st June we will have moved to bigger, more conveniently located offices at 60 Coghlan Road, Subiaco.
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New Iridium 9602 Short Burst Data satellite modem now available.
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March 2010

Fastwave now offers enhanced Iridium RUDICS satellite data service for high volume data users. This service is ideal for applications where logged data files are being transmitted from remote mobile instrumentation platforms such as AUV's.
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February 2010

Fastwave's OceanStar marine environmental monitoring system is now providing water quality data from Chevron's Gorgon offshore gas project, located off the North West coast of Western Australia. Fastwave will be exhibiting the system at Oceanology International 2010 in London, March 9 -11th.
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