TE Connectivity (TE) has announced that Maritime Communications Partner (MCP) is deploying its InterReach Unison DAS (Distributed Antenna Systems) on nine US-based cruise ships.
UK-based Buzz Marine, the suppliers of HubbaX mobile broadband for maritime, has developed a system for its mini-dome to allow automatic switching from a vessel’s VSAT.
Ancylus AB and Net1 have entered a strategic partnership in order to offer a hybrid broadband solution to the Scandinavian and Nordic maritime markets.
UK-based Buzz Marine has launched HubbaX, a mobile broadband system specifically designed for the marine environment which it says will offer ADSL equivalent broadband speeds for vessels operating up to 20 miles offshore.
Stena Line has implemented a hybrid communications system from Marlink to provide improved free internet connectivity for passengers on seven ferries serving Norwegian, Swedish and Danish routes.
Norwegian shipping company Kristian Gerhard Jebsen Skipsrederi AS is to implement the Dual Globe iFusion system from Globe Wireless as the communication solution for both the SKS Tankers Holding AS and KGJS Cement Holding AS fleets.
Maritime Communications Partner (MCP) has signed an extended contract to deliver wireless communication services to Stena Line’s European ferry operations.
Maritime Communications Partner (MCP) has extended its GSM contract with Color Line, Norway’s largest cruise and transportation company.
Globe Wireless has announced it has reached the milestone of surpassing one million GSM minutes per month on its Globe Mobile system.
Mobile network operator Three is to provide seafarers visiting ports across the UK with free mobile internet as part of a national scheme being run in collaboration with the UK Merchant Navy Welfare Board, which aims to connect international seafarers with their families using internet communications tools.
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