KVH Industries, Inc. (Delaware)
| Nasdaq: KVHI
Similar to: Garmin Ltd.
KVH Industries, Inc. designs, develops, manufactures and markets mobile communications products for the marine, land mobile and aeronautical markets, and navigation, guidance, and stabilization products for both the defense and commercial markets. Its mobile communications products enable customers to receive voice and Internet services, and live digital television via satellite services in marine vessels, recreational vehicles and automobiles as well as live digital television on commercial airplanes while in motion. KVH industries's CommBox offers a range of tools designed to increase communication and sells its mobile communications products through an extensive international network of retailers, distributors and dealers. The company offers precision fiber optic gyro-based systems that enable platform and optical stabilization, navigation, pointing and guidance. Its guidance and stabilization products include tactical navigation systems for military vehicles, including tactical trucks and light armored vehicles and precision fiber optic gyro-based systems that help platforms, such as gun turrets, remote weapon stations turrets. The company's fiber optic products are used in commercial applications, such as train track geometry measurement systems, industrial robotics, optical stabilization, autonomous vehicles and undersea remotely operated submersibles. KVH Industries was founded by Robert W.B. Kits van Heyningen, Martin A. Kits van Heyningen and Arent H. Kits van Heyningen in 1982 and is headquartered in Middletown, RI.