Vissim awarded maritime domain surveillance contract in Thailand
The contract is awarded by the Marine Department of Thailand and encompasses the installation of a maritime domain surveillance system covering the upper Gulf of Thailand. Total project value is about 77 million NOK (310 million THB). This makes it Vissim’s largest contract in the region to date.
- After a thorough tendering process, we are very pleased that the Marine Department has chosen us for this project. This award cements Vissim as the leading provider of Offshore Vessel Traffic Management and Logistic Systems within the South East Asian region and it shows that our international expansion strategy has succeeded, says Per Arne Henæs, CEO of Vissim.
The contract encompasses the second phase of the installation of a maritime domain surveillance system and includes five sites and a control center, including integration with existing phase one infrastructure. The scope of delivery includes vessel traffic management, port system, traffic analysis and training simulators.
Contract delivery will commence immediately and Vissim will provide both hardware and software for the installation, as well as engineering and project management Research and Development, engineering and project management will be based at Vissim’s headquarter in Horten, Norway, while additional services will be provided on-site.