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Company:
Telesat
Website:
Location:
  • 1601 Telesat Crt
  • GLOUCESTER, ON
  • K1B5P4

Contact Information

Telephone:
613-748-0123
Alternate Telephone:
888-835-3728
Fax:
613-748-8712
Email:
info@telesat.com
Markets:
Argentina, Brazil, China, Germany, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Republic of, Luxembourg, Thailand, United Kingdom, United States
Number of Employees:
101-500
Year Established:
1969-05-01
Industries Classification:
517410  Satellite Telecommunications
Total Sales ($CDN):
$50,000,000 +
Updated on:
2016-05-18,  Industry Canada
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Telesat

Company Profile

NATURE OF BUSINESS: Telesat is a leading global satellite operator, providing reliable and secure satellite-delivered communications solutions worldwide to broadcast, telecom, corporate and government customers. Headquartered in Ottawa, Canada, with offices and facilities around the world, the company?s state-of-the-art fleet consists of 15 satellites plus the Canadian payload on ViaSat-1 with two new satellites under construction. An additional two prototype satellites are under construction and will be deployed in low earth orbit. Telesat also manages the operations of additional satellites for third parties. Privately held, Telesat?s principal shareholders are Canada?s Public Sector Pension Investment Board and Loral Space & Communications Inc. (NASDAQ: LORL).

Products/Services

  • Broadcast Service Satellite is an extremely cost-effective way to distribute television and radio signals to multiple sites and, for this reason, most of Canada's national and regional television broadcasters have chosen this medium for their programming distribution. Telesat also provides North American broadcasters with access to space segment for occasional use broadcasting.

  • Consulting Telesat provides international consulting services on all aspects of satellite systems development and operations: satellite systems studies, frequency coordination, proposal preparation/evaluation for satellites and launch services, contract negotiations; launch services monitoring, network design and implementations, satellite operations; earth station and software engineering, risk evaluations and advice on satellite launch insurance.

  • Transfer Orbit and Satellite Operational Services Telesat can conduct an entire satellite mission, in either C or Ku frequency bands, from countdown and launch, through launch vehicle separation and initial acquisition, transfer and drift orbits, deployments and in-orbit testing, to continuous on-station operations.

  • Flight Dynamics System (FDS) Developed by Telesat, the FDS is a flight-proven, suite of tools used to determine, predict, and control the orbits and spin-axes of geosynchronous satellites during all mission phases. The system is designed to minimize errors, reduce analysis time and optimize manoeuvre strategies to prolong fuel life.

  • FrameCast FrameCast offers a high-performance, cost effective way to deliver information to remote locations. Using high-speed satellite transmissions, FrameCast also enables companies to transmit data, video and audio to multiple locations simultaneously. In this regard, FrameCast complements and enhances your terrestrial network

  • Telesat iMpACT™ Service Telesat iMpACT™ service delivers an end-to-end satellite broadband network – anywhere in North America. This highly-secure, flexible and easy to manage platform reduces training, servicing and monitoring costs. It facilitates two-way communication between organization’s central data centers and geographically dispersed offices, retail outlets and other operational sites and supports virtually any IP application – along with other protocols and applications. Telesat also offers an integrated iMpACT™ solution that combines satellite with terrestrial DSL service – ensuring coverage where you need it.

  • Telesat Telipro™ Telesat Telipro™ is a private dedicated network solution that reduces or even eliminates the challenges, limitations and hassles of land-based technologies by standardizing LAN-to-LAN and direct-to-point connectivity. It’s a cost-effective wireless solution designed to simplify network management and deliver dedicated, fast and secure broadband to every site, local or remote, 24/7. With Telesat Telipro™, organizations can proactively identify and prioritize network demands, and configure internal and external service levels as required – based on system or application protocols, source, destination addresses, port numbers or based on the importance of real-time versus non real-time needs.

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