Photo:SRT partnered with Thuraya on a next-generation satellite modem.
A lesson in diversification
SRT's work with Dubai-based Thuraya has given the Davie company a foothold in commercial satellite communication.
For more than a decade, south Florida-based SRT Group survived on government contracts, providing federal agencies with advanced satellite and wi-fi technologies. Then founder Rick Lund began trying to diversify the 15-year-old company’s customer base. In 2011, he got the foothold into the private sector he wanted when SRT won a contract with Dubai-based Thuraya.
Other international newsmakers mentioned in this roundup:
Brightstar, Singapore Air Show, European Union, Space Florida, MATIMOP, Israeli-American Council, Arab Health, Ultimate Software, Southwest Airlines, Air Europa, Miami International Airport, XL Airways France, Finnair, Grolin Harris, Olympusat, Banco do Brasil Americas, Safra National Bank of New York, Andbank, Credit des Alpes, Domus One Group, Parinvest Asset Management and Location 3
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