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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 2010/11/12 - Alpha Geoscience, supplier of the terraTEM transient EM system is proud to announce the unit has now been sold into a total of 25 countries. In the last twelve months orders for the terraTEM have doubled.
Leading the sales is China, followed by Tanzania, Mexico, Australia, and Libya. terraTEMs can now be found in every continent except Antarctica.
terraTEM provides an attractive option for ground penetrating radar and probing radars, geotechnical and environmental surveys as well as conventional surveys for minerals and groundwater.
The unit makes the study of Transient Electromagnetic (TEM) more accessible to students and is ideal for teaching and research.
terraTEM provides a Time Domain EM (TDEM) transmitter and receiver in one unit with high speed sampling, single or three channel (optional) receivers and a 10 amp transmitter.
The unit operates on a Pentium class processor and is controlled through an LCD ‘touch screen’ with a smart menu system and capability to display the data to conductivity depth-sections in the field.
The full list of countries in which the terraTEM has been sold is: China, Tanzania, Mexico, Australia, Libya, USA, Canada, France, Finland, Germany, Greece, Spain, India, Kenya, Brazil, Yemen, Taiwan, Sweden, Nigeria, Malaysia, Indonesia, Djibouti, Chile.
The enhancements to the terraTEM include a high powered transmitter (50 amps), remote and downhole receivers and software.
In the last twelve months orders for the terraTEM have doubled, with the majority of orders coming from outside Australia, and from a wide range of countries on all continents.
Alpha has enjoyed sales growth in China and other key Asian markets, as well as new sales from Europe and Africa.
To grow this export strength, Alpha has developed a exceptional, experienced staff of qualified and trained geophysical personnel. Staff provide consulting expertise in geophysical instrument sales, services and rental; geophysical data acquisition, processing and reporting; and geophysical consulting for all geophysical targets.
Personnel are ready and able to mobilise to any part of the world with very short notice.
With this dynamic team and strong product range, Alpha (alpha-geo.com) stands ready to pursue even greater export success in the years to come.