Kinemetrics, Inc. announced that Sultan Qaboos University (SQU) has selected Kinemetrics to supply a state-of-the-art national seismic network (NSN) and seismic information system (SIS). The system will provide real-time data at Kinemetrics' corporate office for network quality-assurance, online customer support, and real-time data exchange with other regional networks. The network will be operational by the end of December 2000.

This system will be used for monitoring seismic activity and performing postevent data analysis. The Oman system consists of ten remote stations and a central data acquisition system. Communication from each remote station to the SQU hub is achieved using Very...

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