Improved disaster response, environmental monitoring, agricultural productivity and infrastructure planning have been made available to businesses in Thailand thanks to a new partnership announced between Tokyo-based SAR satellite data and solutions provider, Synspective Inc.and the leading satellite operator and space technology service provider in Asia, Thai com.
Synspective and Thaicom will provide a joint solution to the government, defense, agriculture and finance sectors in Thailand that improves disaster response, environmental monitoring, agricultural productivity and infrastructure planning. The collaboration will combine Synspective’s expertise in SAR technology and Thaicom’s knowledge of satellite and space technology in Thailand.
The benefits of SAR technology include quickly assessing the damage caused by natural disasters such as earthquakes, floods and landslides, to monitoring changes in the environment such as deforestation. SAR can also be used to monitor infrastructure, such as roads, bridges and buildings for damage and displacement, as well as monitor agricultural land and crop growth.
Vincent Kessler, General Manager of Synspective SG Pte. Ltd., said: “We are delighted to partner with Thaicom to expand our offering in Thailand. The combination of our SAR technology with Thaicom’s capabilities means that the Thai market can benefit from a solution that evaluates data quickly and accurately to provide timely insights for effective response and monitoring management. This is a productive step to provide new opportunities for businesses in Thailand and create a widespread and sustainable community”.
Piyawat Jriyasetapong, Chief Commercial Officer of Thaicom, said, “Our partnership with Synspective will enable governments and businesses to make informed decisions on sustainable development and enable effective maintenance and planning in Thailand. From saving lives and minimizing the impact of disasters on society after natural disasters to increasing agricultural productivity using SAR data and monitoring services means Thailand can become a more sustainable and resilient society. »
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About Synspective (https://synspective.com/) Founded in 2018, Synspective is an end-to-end satellite data and solutions provider with a constellation of SAR satellites that enable high-frequency, high-resolution Earth observation. Synspective provides satellite data and various solutions that combine SAR and IoT data to provide data solutions to government and commercial organizations.
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