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* GTX receives initial test order from Sri Lanka Ministry of Defense on GPS tracking
Tue, Jan 21, 2020, 10:45 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Jan 21, Colombo: California-based GTX Corp a pioneer in the field of wearable GPS, people and asset tracking Location-Based Services (LBS) and Real-Time Location Systems (RTLS), today announced that it has received an initial test order from the Sri Lanka Ministry of Defense.

Over the past twelve months, GTX has been working with the Sri Lanka government to get its GPS and Track & Trace solutions approved for sale and import into the country as part of a large scale requirement from the Sri Lanka Army, Disaster Management Centre, and Centre for Research and Development under the Ministry of Defense initiative to tag, track and locate (TTL) their personnel and equipment, GTX said in a release.

Shortly following the Sri Lanka government approving their 2019 annual budget of $17.5 billion, GTX received an Official Letter and Certificate (registration number F191478) approving GTX as a registered supplier for the year 2019 under the Ministry of Defense for categories J6, J28, J29, J44, J57, J70, RS1 and RS2 and in November of 2019 GTX received notification that the certificate was renewed for 2020, along with a notice that an initial test order was going to be sent in the coming weeks.

During the month of December working directly with Major General (retd) Fadyl Meedin, GTX provided all the necessary information, such as part numbers, pricing, delivery dates, banking information, etc. for the order to be processed through the Sri Lanka government internal systems.

“As with most government institutions things usually take longer than expected but we are very pleased to have received confirmation that the initial order and payment were successfully processed on their end and received on our end. We expect to ship this first order of GPS SmartSoles, Take Along Trackers and NFC tags in the coming weeks,” stated Andrew Duncan, GTX Corp Director.

Most widely known for its patented GPS SmartSole and Smartphone GPS Tracking App, GTX also owns and licenses more than 85 patents in the GPS and wearable technology space, is a U.S. military contractor, has several consumer products available on its online store and Amazon and most recently soft launched its new NFC Veritap solution.


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