Maxar Technologies (NYSE: MAXR) plans to exercise its call option to fully acquire Vricon, a 3D data and analytics company, for approximately $140M as part of efforts to advance growth initiatives in Earth intelligence and 3D technology markets.
Tony Frazier, executive vice president of global field operations at Maxar Technologies (NYSE: MAXR) and a four-time Wash100 award winner, said the company is “investing heavily” in its next-generation satellite constellation designed to collect satellite imagery, Inside Defense reported Thursday. "We are through the bulk of the build of what we're calling our WorldView Legion," Frazier told the publication in an interview.Read More »
TYSONS CORNER, VA, February 25, 2020 — Tony Frazier, executive vice president of global field operations at Maxar Technologies (NYSE: MAXR) and four-time Wash100 awardee, said government agencies increasingly turn to commercial platforms, imagery and services to perform missions, ExecutiveBiz reported Feb. 19.Read More »
Phil Fraher, former chief financial officer at software vendor Zilliant, has joined satellite imagery analysis technology developer Descartes Labs as CFO. He brings three decades of industry experience to Descartes Labs and will oversee its financial, legal and accounting functions in his new position, the company said Friday.Read More »
Maxar, Esri Continue Satellite Imagery Partnership With New Three-Year Contract; Tony Frazier Quoted
TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 17, 2019 — Maxar Technologies (NYSE: MAXR) and Esri have entered into an agreement for the former to continue to supply satellite imagery mosaics for Esri’s ArcGIS Living Atlas of the World geographic information database under a three-year contract extension, ExecutiveBiz reported July 9.Read More »
TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 13, 2019 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) showcased a cloud-based object identification tool at the recent GEOINT 2019 Symposium, previously demonstrating how it analyzes satellite imagery using Maxar Technologies‘ (NYSE: MAXR) Geospatial Big Data platform, ExecutiveBiz reported June 6. The Global Automated Target Recognition system works …Read More »
The National Reconnaissance Office selected three companies to conduct satellite imagery studies that aim to evaluate industry’s capacity to help the U.S. government address geospatial intelligence requirements by 2023.Read More »