WESTMINSTER, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Maxar Technologies (NYSE:MAXR) (TSX:MAXR), a trusted partner and innovator in Earth intelligence and space infrastructure, today announced that Vulcan Inc. renewed its SecureWatch subscription with a multi-year, multi-million dollar agreement. Vulcan uses Maxar’s cloud-based geospatial intelligence platform for maritime domain awareness to detect illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing for law enforcement.
Access to Maxar’s 110-petabyte, high-resolution satellite imagery library, daily imagery collections and synthetic aperture radar (SAR) data makes SecureWatch a valuable tool for Vulcan’s Skylight to locate, identify and monitor illicit vessel activity. The actionable intelligence provided by SecureWatch’s near real-time satellite data enables Skylight to alert their maritime compliance users to suspicious vessel activity, enabling them to more effectively conduct maritime operations.
“Maxar is proud to supply Vulcan with critical Earth intelligence via SecureWatch for maritime analysis,” said Jeff Culwell, Maxar’s Chief Product Officer. “When WorldView Legion begins collecting sub-30 cm imagery in 2021, SecureWatch customers like Vulcan will benefit from significantly greater volumes of the world’s highest quality commercial satellite imagery over critical maritime domains.”
Vulcan first subscribed to SecureWatch in 2019.
Maxar is a trusted partner and innovator in Earth intelligence and space infrastructure. We deliver disruptive value to government and commercial customers to help them monitor, understand and navigate our changing planet; deliver global broadband communications; and explore and advance the use of space. Our unique approach combines decades of deep mission understanding and a proven commercial and defense foundation to deploy solutions and deliver insights with unrivaled speed, scale and cost effectiveness. Maxar’s 5,800 team members in 30 global locations are inspired to harness the potential of space to help our customers create a better world. Maxar trades on the New York Stock Exchange and Toronto Stock Exchange as MAXR. For more information, visit www.maxar.com.
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