Briefs: Alanco

Alanco Technologies Inc.'s StarTrak Systems subsidiary has a USD 10 million contract for its wireless tracking system and related monitoring services. GenTrak is a GPS-based, wireless monitoring and control system initially used to monitor the location, the operating status and fuel levels of generating units and refrigerated containers. Tim Slifkin, StarTrak President and CEO, announced that "The GenTrak contract is our initial entry into the marine cold-chain shipping market, which includes over 700 000 refrigerated containers globally".