Government and Military Asset Tracking

Government agencies and military organizations require dependable communications for reliable remote asset tracking of personnel and mission-critical resources, in and out of cellular coverage.

ORBCOMM is a trusted government provider of vital communications solutions linking key people, vehicles, vessels and equipment regardless of location. Our cellular, satellite and dual-mode devices and applications allow government agencies to track mobile and fixed remote resources in some of the most remote corners of the globe.

Reliably Track Remote Assets & Personnel

  • Reduce costs, improve preventative maintenance and optimize utilization by remotely monitoring generators and other powered or unpowered assets.
  • Communicate with field personnel in dangerous or remote regions and ensure safety. Coordinate the location of friendly units for full situational awareness.

Improve Supply Chain Visibility

  • Secure supply chain by tracking trailers, containers, railcars and ensuring cargo security domestically and internationally.
  • Ensure that supplies arrive on time and enhance border security when moving assets in and out of conflict zones.

Enable Easy Maritime Identification

  • Use satellite AIS data to monitor maritime vessels well beyond coastal regions in near-real-time and cost-effectively.
  • Accurately track vessel position enabling port authorities and government agencies to help prevent environmental disasters, ensure maritime safety and improve emergency response.

Help Prevent Cargo Theft

  • Monitor container doors to detect theft and ensure cargo security.
  • Employ a state-of-the-art fuel monitoring system selected by the Defense Logistics Agency to help prevent theft of mission-critical fuel used by U.S. and NATO forces in Afghanistan.
  • Deliver near-real-time location, fuel level and security status of fuel tankers, and report diversion or tampering/pilferage of fuel so immediate action can be taken.

GT 1100: Reliable Trailer Tracking without the Maintenance or Battery Change Hassle

GT 1100

Designed specifically for trailer tracking, ORBCOMM’s solar-powered GT 1100 has a small form factor that makes it easy to install on trailers and intermodal containers to provide complete asset visibility, improve operations and lower the cost of doing business. Available in cellular or dual-mode satellite-cellular configurations.

CargoWatch® Secure: Complete Cargo Security Solution 

ORBCOMM’s CargoWatch Secure is a robust and versatile cargo security solution that enables our customers to vastly improve their business operations. This powerful web application provides security, supply chain automation and a complete management dashboards, providing the ability to detect and correct supply chain anomalies in real-time.

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Related Web Applications


Fleet owners today need complete visibility of their trailers to maximize utilization, reduce operational costs and improve delivery predictability. CargoWatch is a high-performance trailer tracking application optimizing logistics management solutions for transportation service providers. CargoWatch delivers visible fleet status and exception reporting to allow transportation companies to optimize their fleets and achieve a significant return on investment (ROI) immediately.

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