iBCN – Iridium Beacons

Truly global asset tracking beacons via the Iridium satellite network for submerged equipment and moorings down to 7500m as standard


iBCN Iridium Beacons

The iBCN is the next-generation of MetOcean’s NOVATECH™ Iridium beacons, designed for tracking and locating assets. Rated to 7,500 m (24,600 ft), the self-contained submersible beacons use the bi-directional capabilities of the Iridium satellite telemetry system, allowing end users to receive near real-time GPS location of their asset.

Range of Form Factors

Designed to meet unique deployment needs, the iBCN offers five battery housing options: self-contained, remote head, OEM, and extended battery life with the option of lithium or alkaline batteries. The NOVATECH™ Iridium beacons provide peace of mind for those unpredictable deployments.

Additional information


Asset recovery, Deep water, Iridium, Ocean Research, OEM, Satellite telemetry


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