OTTAWA, Aug. 26 /CNW/ - OSI Geospatial Inc. (TSX: OSI) ("OSI
Geospatial") announced today that its International Systems Operations
has achieved formal-type approval from Germanischer Lloyd for its ECPINS®
software against the NATO STANAG 4564 Edition 2 for Warship Electronic
Chart and Information Display Systems.
"This very important milestone is a unique event as ECPINS is the only
software to have achieved a third-party formal assessment by a Notified
Body. OSI Geospatial is now able to provide evidence through independent
means that our software meets the stringent NATO WECDIS requirements, a
statement or fact that no other manufacturer can make," said Ken
Kirkpatrick, President and CEO. "Our advanced technology and adherence
to stringent military standards position us very well in the high-growth
maritime military and security niche markets that the Company is
With the maturity of our product and the unique
features of ECPINS, OSI Geospatial is able to deliver the most advanced
warship surface and subsurface navigation capabilities in the world.
There are 13 navies with over 400 warships operating with ECPINS systems
around the world. With one of the largest and most experienced software
engineering teams in the industry and over 25 years of experience, OSI
Geospatial continues to build on its capabilities and maintain its
About OSI Geospatial
OSI Geospatial Inc. delivers advanced
geospatial systems and software that enable shared real-time situational
awareness for military, safety and security applications. Our products
and services enable our customers to integrate and visualize live data
with any combination of sensor data, imagery, maps and charts. This
capability provides our customers with enhanced operational performance,
safety and security through shared real-time situational awareness. OSI
Geospatial systems and software are in use by military, government, and
commercial customers around the world. The company is publicly traded on
the Toronto Stock Exchange. For additional information please visit www.osigeospatial.com.
This press release contains
forward-looking statements and information which reflect the current
view of OSI Geospatial with respect to future events and financial
performance. Any such forward-looking statements are subject to risks
and uncertainties and OSI Geospatial's actual results of operations
could differ materially from historical results or current expectations.
Additional information on these and other potential factors that could
affect OSI Geospatial's financial results are detailed in disclosure
documents filed from time to time with the applicable Canadian
securities regulatory authorities.
Copyright © 2010 OSI Geospatial Inc. and its affiliated or related
companies. ECPINS and COP-IDS are registered trademarks of Offshore
Systems Ltd., an OSI Geospatial company. iGEN is a registered trademark
of CHI Systems Inc., an OSI Geospatial company. Other company brand,
product and service names are for identification purposes only and may
be either trademarks, service marks or registered trademarks of their
respective owners. Data subject to change without notice.
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