norsat international inc., founded in 1977, is a leading provider of innovative communication solutions that enable the transmission of data, audio and video for remote and challenging applications. norsat’s products and services include customizable satellite components, portable satellite terminals, maritime solutions and satellite networks. norsat’s unique platform technology allows for quick customization, tailored to meet the needs of customers. the company’s products and services are used extensively by telecommunications services providers, emergency services and homeland security agencies, military organizations, healthcare providers, news organizations and fortune 1000 companies. norsat international inc. is consistently ranked among the top technology companies in canada and the top 100 companies in british columbia. the company is headquartered in richmond, british columbia and has a facility in aurora, ontario.