Fastwave Communications develops integrated solutions designed to enhance the productivity, efficiency and safety of remotely located personnel, assets, infrastructure and equipment. We have a focus on integrating satellite telemetry systems with sensors, process control equipment and terrestrial communication systems to provide global, real-time asset visibility. As specialists in the use of the Iridium satellite constellation`s highly advanced Short Burst Data telemetry system, we are able to offer solutions that work on land, at sea or in the air. Fastwave`s wireless communication expertise includes satellite, GSM, GPRS, RFID and Bluetooth technologies. This is complemented by advanced hardware, software, embedded application and database design and engineering skills. The company also provides mobile satellite voice communication services for a broad range of clients located all over the world.
We specialise in developing integrated, near-real time data acquisition systems for ocean surface and subsea applications. We focus on integration of marine instrumentation with acoustic and satellite telemetry and developing sensor and communication payloads for autonomous surface and underwater vehicles such as Wave Gliders and Seagliders. Our multi-award winning OceanStar telemetered subsea sensor monitoring system has been deployed at over 80 locations since 2007, while our Voyager drifter buoys are used worldwide for oil spill response, oceanographic and Search and Rescue applications.
In recognition of Fastwave's expertise as a satellite data systems integrator, the company has been appointed a Value Added Manufacturer by Iridium Satellite LLC.
Fastwave is also a member of the Australian Defence Force's Rapid Prototyping, Development Prototype and Evaluation (RPDE) group.
Established in 2001, Fastwave is a privately held company located in Perth, Western Australia.