Bourbon, a provider of marine services for offshore oil and gas, has signed a contract committing more than 100 offshore support vessels (OSVs) to Inmarsat’s Fleet Xpress.
Chinese Liquid Ethylene Gas (LEG) shipowner Pacific Gas has signed up to Inmarsat’s Fleet Xpress to enable digitalisation of its fleet.
Inmarsat has published a practical guide to help ship managers build onboard networks that are resilient and reliable as a result of day-today operations at sea becoming ever more reliant on ICT.
IB Influencing Business has signed an agreement with Inmarsat allowing the company to join the fast-growing group of application providers to provide a dedicated application for Inmarsat’s Fleet Data service.
Fleet Data from Inmarsat has received Approval in Principle (AiP) from classification society Bureau Veritas.
A new study commissioned by the Inmarsat Research Programme and conducted by PUBLIC shows the key role start-ups and connectivity will play in driving maritime industries along the road to digitalisation.
While geopolitical tensions ensured that one risk to shipping played out in the full media glare over the summer of 2019, quiet but profound change was being brought to the emergency services that keep around 1.6 million seafarers safe day in, day out.
Global tug operator KOTUG International has completed a trial of Inmarsat’s Fleet Xpress high-speed broadband solution in Western Australia, resulting in KOTUG’s commitment to Fleet Xpress for this area of the Asia Pacific region.
Inmarsat is introducing two new satellite payloads to provide broadband in the Arctic region for the first time. The Global Xpress payloads are being developed in partnership with Space Norway, and its subsidiary Space Norway HEOSAT.
Maersk Supply Service has extended its Fleet Xpress contract with Inmarsat for three further years and signed up to the company’s new dedicated bandwidth service for charterers.
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