ENVIRONMENTAL

MONITORING

OrionAST is developing the capabilities to comprehensively monitor multiple environmental events at the global level. Environmental stewardship presents unique challenges to both the developed and developing communities. The OrionAST solution provide support to industry and municipalities to monitor oil and gas pipelines for indications of leaks. BP Horizon like events could be monitored to guide and direct clean-up operations. Monitoring of wildlife and fisheries boundaries to detect and deter illegal poaching activity. Superfund sites and disaster areas such as Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant may be monitored 24x7 to assess impacts to surrounding areas. Detection and monitoring of stressed, or diseased crops to support agriculture and deforestation. Monitoring of wetlands for costal erosion. The OrionAST solution is intended to aid local municipalities manage their resources to prepare for current and emerging events and plan an effective response.

ORBITAL DEBRIS & THE SPACE

OPERATIONAL ENVIRONMENT

Modern technology used to enable global markets, ATM/Banking, Point of Sales, GPS Navigation, Communications, etc. all rely on satellites to send information, or data.  Satellites drive the modern global economy and are at greater risk of colliding with bits of debris, too small to be detected, or tracked using legacy capabilities and methodologies; increasing the risk to space operations.  At OrionAST, we offer comprehensive services to monitor the space operational environment to facilitate effective space traffic management to clients around the globe.

NATURAL GAS & OIL

PIPELINE MONITORING

In a global energy market competition for resources is ever present.  In developing nations critical energy infrastructure are at increased risk of sabotage, product loss, maintenance fraud, and mundane mechanical failures.  OrionAST offer services to monitor client’s critical infrastructure end-to-end in near real-time to alert client as to potential security incidents, threats, invoice work validation, environmental spills/leaks etc.

OIL SANDS TAILLNG

POND MONITORING

Chemicals used in the process of mining and extraction of natural resources reside in toxic pools around the globe.  OrionAST offers services to monitor these tailing ponds to determine if any chemicals have leeched into the surrounding environment, prompting our clients to take immediate actions needed to prevent loss of containment. Additionally, OrionAST is pioneering research into environmentally friendly remediation of tailing ponds and mitigation strategies to avoid them completely.

ANTI-POACHING & FISHERIES

MONITORING

Poaching of fisheries is an ongoing global issue with great impacts to global economies.  OrionAST offers services to monitor and alert clients as to indications of potential illegal activities associated with poaching for law enforcement of client fisheries.  

AGRICULTURE CROP

MONITORING & SUPPORT

Global climate change is impacting the world in profound ways.  Farmers at every level contend with evolving weather patterns that impact crop yields, disease propagation, pest, drought, etc. OrionAST offers services to provide timely support to agriculture that maximize opportunities successful crop yields through detailed analysis of geospatial information the world over.