Globecomm has announced full commercial availability of its new ‘Globecomm VSAT, powered by iDirect’ high-capacity satellite service, which will be aimed at enterprise, government and maritime markets.
Singapore-based Byzantine Maritime Gas has agreed a deal with KVH for the provision of VSAT systems for its new fleet of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) carriers.
NSSLGlobal reports that it has upgraded its VSAT network with the activation of two new beams, one in Ku-band and another in C-band.
KVH has expanded the capacity of its mini-VSAT Broadband network with two upgrades, adding new satellite beams in the North Atlantic Ocean region and across Europe, the Middle East, and Africa.
BP Shipping has agreed a new global multi-band VSAT deal with Marlink covering its entire tanker fleet.
Dubai-based geophysical services company Polarcus has extended its global C-band VSAT contract with Marlink for a further three years.
Container ship operator Seaspan is to install KVH’s mini-VSAT Broadband 2.0 maritime communications system on 18 of its newest vessels, the companies have announced.
The value of the global maritime satellite communications market is set to double over the next decade, according to a new report from Euroconsult.
Emerging Markets Communications (EMC) has signed a definitive merger agreement to acquire VSAT provider MTN Communications (MTN).
Digital Ship magazine provides the latest information about maritime satellite communications technology, software systems, navigation technology, computer networks, data management and TMSA. It is published ten times a year.
Digital Ship Ltd