Talon Technology To Provide Satellite Communications Systems
Talon Technology Corporation, Richardson, Texas, was organized recently to provide mobile satellite data communications systems and consulting services to the petroleum, marine, and defense industries. Lynn B. Heitman is president of the new company, whose corporate headquarters are at 1819 Firman Drive, Suite 137 in Richardson.
Mr. Heitman f o r m e r l y was manager of marine engineering for Geophysical Service Inc., petroleum exploration subsidiary of Texas Instruments Incorporated, of Dallas.
Other principals of the company are Bruce C. Toal and Robert E. Bredehoft, vice presidents, and Terry McDonald, chief engineer. All formerly served on the marine engineering staff of Geophysical Service Inc. and are highly experienced in various aspects of satellite data communications. Mr. Heitman said the company will offer communications systems that will allow data to be transmitted at speeds up to 1.5 megabits per second via domestic or maritime satellites. The systems are designed for rough mobile environments such as are encountered in land and marine seismic and drilling operations. For more information, and free literature,