Trusted for Safer Journeys

Used by commercial shipping companies, local and national governments, maritime organizations, cruise ships, search and rescue teams and other organizations who live and work on the world’s waters.



World’s first AIS MOB – Kannad R10



World’s First AIS EPIRB
US Coast Guard

US Coast Guard

rely on FastFind PLB to Enhance Crew Safety



World’s first recorded MEOSAR Rescue combining our FastFind PLB with our newly installed ground infrastructure
Providing access to fail-safe positioning, navigation and timing solutions to prevent emergencies, protect assets and save lives on our rivers, lakes, oceans and seas.

Developing integrated & resilient solutions for:

  • Navy: Orolia’s broad suite of distress beacons (EPIRBs, PLBs, ELTs), maritime domain awareness solutions and aviation/marine fleet management systems 
  • Commercial Shipping Companies: Orolia’s proven history in providing GMDSS solutions from shipsets to fleet management to emergency management are the major reason for its market leadership position.
  • Local and National Governments: Governments globally, including the world’s Coast Guards, trust Orolia for solutions that are vital to local and national safety, border security and maritime operations.
  • Maritime Organizations: Maritime companies around the globe trust Orolia to lead key industry safety initiatives including GMDSS and the European Commission’s HELIOS project.
  • Cruise Ships: Orolia GMDSS solutions are used by the world’s leading cruise liners for keeping passengers safe and vessels accurately tracked.
  • Search and Rescue Authorities: Orolia’s search and rescue products, technologies and systems are used by the world’s leading search and rescue authorities to keep citizens safe on the water.

The Importance of Resilient PNT…

Imagine if boats, ships and other maritime vessels were not tracked or monitored while voyaging across the world’s waterways…


Maritime Safety Solutions Including Search and Rescue equipment, VDR and maritime communications.

Orolia solutions are used for all aspects of marine/maritime operations from navigational tracking to radio communications to safety and security.

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Fleet Asset Tracking and communications

Orolia comprehensive vessel monitoring/management solutions are used by the world’s leading workboat, fishing and marine companies to track, manage and monitor operations.

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Automatic Identification Systems

In addition to using Automatic Identification Systems (AIS) for maritime vessel tracking and monitoring, Orolia has been the pioneer in using AIS as a search and rescue alternative with the world’s first ever AIS Man Overboard beacon

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United States Coast Guard Resource Page

Case Study
Understanding PNT—FAQ

Case Study

SmartFind G8 AIS

About Orolia

Orolia is the world leader in resilient positioning, navigation and timing (PNT) solutions that improve the reliability, performance and safety of customers’ critical, remote or high-risk operations. Through its leading Kannad, McMurdo, SARBE, Spectracom and Spectratime brands, Orolia has more than 425 employees and sales presence in over 100 countries worldwide. Leading organizations including Airbus, NASA, Thales, or Raytheon rely on Orolia for fail-safe GNSS and PNT products and solutions for their mission critical needs. Founded in 2006, Orolia has a global presence with offices in China, France, Russia, Switzerland, Singapore, India, the U.K. and the U.S.A.

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