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  • 6 May 2020
    IT & Software, Vessels

    Florida-based ship owner and operator Crowley Maritime Corp. has signed a contract with satellite communications provider Inmarsat to install high-speed broadband service Fleet Xpress on a majority of its vessels. The deal was signed following successful trials in Alaska on Aframax tanker, California, and the recently reflagged vessel Rio Grande Express. The trials showcased the use of […]

  • 6 March 2020
    Equipment, Research & Development

    The deep ocean research institute Nekton has chosen Inmarsat’s Fleet Xpress to enable images captured by from the floor of the Indian Ocean to be transmitted to audiences worldwide. The maritime high-speed broadband service provided connectivity to relay broadcast images from Nekton’s submersible off the Seychelles last year. Along with Associated Press, Sky News and […]

  • 24 June 2019
    Equipment

    RigNet, a global provider of communications solutions for the offshore oil and gas industry, has agreed to pay $50,75 million to resolve a dispute with satellite telecommunication firm Inmarsat.

  • 6 June 2019
    Business & Finance

    Hyundai Global Service is now able to offer shipowners “a digital total care solution route to maritime digitalization”.

  • 25 March 2019
    Business & Finance

    The acquisition is expected to become effective during the fourth quarter of 2019.

  • 5 September 2017
    Business & Finance

    Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) has joined forces with Inmarsat under a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), establishing a relationship to leverage the ‘smart ship’ connectivity offered by Fleet Xpress at the vessel construction stage. Under the deal, the South Korean yard would install Inmarsat-approved terminal hardware and applications to cover remote machinery diagnostics and CCTV services, to […]

  • 8 September 2015
    Business & Finance

    Global satellite communications provider Inmarsat has joined the Advanced Autonomous Waterborne Applications Initiative (AAWA) recently launched by Rolls-Royce. The project, funded by Tekes (Finnish Funding Agency for Technology and Innovation), will bring industry partners together with universities, research institutes, ship owners and other stakeholders to explore the economic, social, legal, regulatory and technological factors which need […]

  • 8 September 2015
    Business & Finance

    Global satellite communications provider Inmarsat has joined the Advanced Autonomous Waterborne Applications Initiative (AAWA) recently launched by Rolls-Royce. The project, funded by Tekes (Finnish Funding Agency for Technology and Innovation), will bring industry partners together with universities, research institutes, ship owners and other stakeholders to explore the economic, social, legal, regulatory and technological factors which need […]

  • 15 October 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Inmarsat, a part of the Australian Transport Safety Bureau-coordinated search efforts, has published an article, ‘The Search for MH370’, in The Journal of Navigation. The article contains some of the flight path reconstruction analysis, and concludes that “significant uncertainty” remains about the final location of the Boeing 777.  The report stated that the aircraft could have […]

  • 19 February 2014
    Business & Finance

    Inmarsat, a provider of global mobile satellite communications services, has staged the inaugural ‘Smart Operations’ conference, the first in a series of events seeking an open debate in the maritime industry over the operational benefits of integrated thinking on shore and ship communications. With the first of the three new Global Xpress® satellites already in […]

  • 18 February 2014
    Business & Finance

    Inmarsat, a provider of global mobile satellite communications services, appointed Addvalue Technologies and Cobham SATCOM as manufacturing partners for Fleet One, the company’s new voice and data satellite service designed specifically for the maritime leisure and fishing community. Addvalue and Cobham will each manufacture a terminal for Fleet One, which is due to enter commercial […]

  • 2 August 2013
    Business & Finance

    RigNet, Inc., a leading global provider of managed remote communications solutions to the oil and gas industry, yesterday announced a strategic deal with Inmarsat plc, the leading provider of global mobile satellite services (MSS), involving the sale of Inmarsat’s Energy Broadband business to RigNet and the appointment of RigNet to become a key distribution partner […]

  • 29 May 2013
    Business & Finance

    Swire Pacific Offshore (SPO), a Singapore-based leading service provider to the offshore oil and gas industry, is upgrading to Inmarsat’s FleetBroadband (FB) Unlimited plan. The “all-you-can-eat” service will be provided on 65 of SPO’s vessels by Inmarsat partner Station711, the mobile satellite arm of RRsat Global Communications Network Ltd. and Inmarsat service provider SMTS. SPO’s […]

  • 15 April 2013
    Business & Finance

    Inmarsat, provider of global mobile satellite communications services, has signed an agreement with NSSLGlobal Ltd, appointing the independent service provider for satellite communications solutions as a Value Added Reseller (VAR) of Global Xpress (GX) for the maritime market. GX will provide the shipping industry with the first global, superfast broadband service with speeds up to […]

  • 20 September 2012
    Business & Finance

    Inmarsat, the leading provider of global mobile satellite communications services, announces that Copenhagen-based TORM A/S, one of the world’s leading carriers of refined oil products and dry bulk cargo, will deploy Inmarsat XpressLink to its owned bulk carrier and tanker fleets. The XpressLink roll out will commence with 17 ships and the remainder of the […]

  • 6 September 2012
    Business & Finance

    Inmarsat, the leading provider of global mobile satellite communications services, announces that Netherland-based Jumbo, a leading heavy lift shipping company is to equip its fleet with Inmarsat’s service XpressLink™. Within the scope of the agreement is the option for a free upgrade to Global Xpress® in 2014, Inmarsat’s game-changing next-generation global satellite network which will […]

  • 6 September 2012

    Inmarsat, the leading provider of global mobile satellite communications services, announces that Netherland-based Jumbo, a leading heavy-lift shipping company, is to equip its fleet with Inmarsat’s service XpressLink (TM). Within the scope of the agreement is the option for a free upgrade to Global Xpress(R) in 2014, Inmarsat’s game-changing, next-generation global satellite network which will […]

  • 8 August 2012

    Inmarsat, the leading provider of global mobile satellite communications services, announces that leading Malaysian shipping conglomerate MISC Berhad (MISC) has signed up 46 of its vessels, comprised of chemical and LNG tankers, for Inmarsat’s XpressLink™ service. Additionally, within the scope of the agreement, there is potential for future opportunities and new deployments with the MISC […]

  • 8 August 2012
    Business & Finance

    Inmarsat, the leading provider of global mobile satellite communications services, announces that leading Malaysian shipping conglomerate MISC Berhad (MISC) has signed up 46 of its vessels, comprised of chemical and LNG tankers, for Inmarsat’s XpressLink™ service. Additionally, within the scope of the agreement, there is potential for future opportunities and new deployments with the MISC […]

  • 8 August 2012

    Inmarsat, the leading provider of global mobile satellite communications services, announced that leading Malaysian shipping conglomerate MISC Berhad has signed up 46 of its vessels, comprised of chemical and LNG tankers, for Inmarsat’s XpressLink™ service. Additionally, within the scope of the agreement, there is potential for future opportunities and new deployments with the MISC Group. […]

  • 20 June 2012
    Project & Tenders

    Inmarsat, the leading provider of global mobile satellite communications services, announced it has been selected by Bechtel Australia Pty. Ltd., with an award in March 2012, to provide the permanent plant telecommunication systems for the Australia Pacific LNG facility on Curtis Island in Gladstone. Bechtel Australia is the Engineering, Procurement and Construction Management contractor for […]

  • 8 June 2012
    Business & Finance

    Inmarsat, the leading provider of global mobile satellite communications services, has announced reaching 30,000 active FleetBroadband™ terminals in service. This milestone was reached with the installation of a FleetBroadband 500™ on Olympic Future, a Greek-flagged crude oil tanker, by Inmarsat’s distribution partner OTESAT-Maritel. Springfield Shipping, the vessel’s management company, selected FleetBroadband as part of an […]

  • 28 February 2012
    Business & Finance

    Inmarsat and its distribution partner AND Group have announced a new deal to provide Inmarsat FleetBroadband and AND’s IPSignature2 value-added communications software to the vessels of Singapore-based Thome Ship Management. Thome Ship Management is a world leader in integrated ship management services for the international shipping and offshore industries. Under the new framework agreement, AND […]

  • 1 February 2012
    Business & Finance

    Inmarsat, a world leader in global mobile satellite communications, has selected Metaswitch to expand and enrich its FleetBroadband maritime communications service, the first maritime communications service to provide cost-effective broadband data and voice, simultaneously, through a compact antenna on a global basis. Inmarsat’s new ‘FB Multi-voice’ capability will greatly increase the flexibility of FleetBroadband by […]

  • 25 January 2012

    Inmarsat , the leading provider of global mobile satellite communication services, today announced that Frontline, the world leader in the international seaborne transportation of crude oil, has committed to Inmarsat XpressLink for more than 100 vessels from its existing fleet and its planned new builds. “We evaluated the providers and made a purely commercial decision […]