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CohuHD Costar: TOP 10 Maritime Solution Providers 2020

“With our high-end ruggedized security cameras, extreme conditions are no longer a limitation.”

“It is not the chamber of commerce weather but the toughest of the conditions when the need for visibility in terms of video quality and recognition that we provide is highest.”
- Doug Means, Senior VP and General Manager, CohuHD Costar.

Product Software

CohuHD Costar™ designs and manufactures rugged HD CCTV video surveillance camera systems for critical infrastructure and transportation. Our video cameras monitor the most critical, sensitive environments such as border security and transportation, specifically traffic (ITS), maritime ports, airports and railways. 

Founded in 1946, CohuHD Costar manufactures in the U.S. the most reliable, rugged video cameras available. CohuHD Costar is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Costar Technologies, Inc. (OTC Markets Group: CSTI)

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CohuHD Costar: TOP 10 Maritime Solution Providers 2020
"Clear Visibility Even in Harsh Operating Environments"

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Certification with Genetec

Costar Technologies, Inc. Announces Certification with Genetec to Enhance Product Integration & the End User Experience

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Customer Support Portal Instructional Video

Simplified RMA
Request Process

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CohuHD Costar is pleased to introduce a new product family called OCTIMA providing ruggedized fixed position IP cameras using a variety of technologies serving the performance needs of critical infrastructure applications. This new Series, like all CohuHD products are of the highest quality with superior performance.

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4290 Sales Sheet

  • High-quality video
  • Rugged design
  • Interoperability
    • Flexible installation
    • Seamless operation




4220 Sales Sheets

RISE rugged video cameras

Rugged CCTV video cameras
For the most extreme environments 

Long-range HD video cameras
Detect up to 30 miles away 

Image enhancements
See through smog and fog 

Electronic image stabilization
Mount on existing structures 

IP and analog video cameras
Integrate or migrate to IP 

ONVIF, RTSP and NTCIP protocols
Streamlines camera integration 

OptiCore Sales Sheet

CohuHD Costar’s OptiCore for RISE is a powerful, centralized Camera Management application designed for use with RISE platform products, providing quick and efficient configuration, monitoring and maintenance of multi-camera installations.


4260 Sales Sheet

RISE Series of rugged video cameras designed & built for critical infrastructure applications