Designed and produced by THALOS in France, ORBIT is a robust satellite buoy, designed for tuna fishing and fitted with a high detection performance sounder.
- Telecommunications functions: Fitted with an IRIDIUM satellite transceiver, ORBIT buoys can communicate continuously with the vessel without any inactive phase.
- Quick and accurate GPS tracking: Buoy localization with answering delay of less than five minutes.
- Detection: Sounder allows biomass following behavior with High Resolution images.
- Assessment: Precise and continuous biomass estimation for decision-making help.
ORBIT fishing buoy-provided information is managed by OceanSense interface (Windows OS).