Search results for: Inmarsat

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  • 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 […]

  • 30 October 2009

    Marlink has launched the Access Controller, a new cost-effective system which enables the seamless management of a ship’s onboard satellite communications network. The compact and lightweight system can be installed on any vessel to make switching between VSAT, Iridium OpenPort or Inmarsat FleetBroadband systems extremely quick and easy, helping users to efficiently manage the costs […]

  • 14 March 2005

    At Cape Canaveral on Friday, Inmarsat launched the world’s largest commercial communications satellite into a trajectory that will place it at 64 degrees east over the Indian Ocean. But the communications company also started the countdown to what is widely expected to be a flotation on the stock market.

  • 28 August 2019
    Equipment, Exploration & Production

     Offshore telecommunication services provider RigNet has scored an exclusive contract with jack-up rig specialist Borr Drilling.

  • 5 December 2012
    Business & Finance

    Globecomm Systems Inc., a communications solutions provider, announced on Monday that it has reached a maritime industry milestone, providing connectivity services to 3,500 ships globally. Globecomm Maritime provides a wide array of connection platforms, from L-band to GSM and VSAT, as well as a suite of value-added software products, aligning its service provision to fast-changing […]

  • 11 January 2010

    Inmarsat, the leading provider of global mobile satellite communications services, announced today that it has activated the 5,000th FleetBroadband terminal. This figure represents commercially active SIM cards passing operational traffic. FleetBroadband, launched in November 2007, continues to take the maritime industry by storm.

  • 5 June 2019
    Business & Finance

    Three new members joined One Sea, an alliance that promotes a common goal of self-guiding shipping.

  • 12 January 2010

    2010 will see brighter times in shipboard communications with airtime traffic and usage expected to go up, an Inmarsat service provider has claimed. Asad Salameh, President of World‐Link Communications, said ship owners and managers are ready to be sold the real benefits that onboard broadband communications can bring such as improved fuel savings, lower maintenance […]

  • 17 November 2011
    Business & Finance

    In today’s world economy, fleet management becomes more and more essential where information is a key. In response to this, Transas Marine introduces a new version of its fleet SSAS and tracking service FleetViewOnline 3.11. FleetViewOnline 3.11 offers its users three alternatives for electronic charts presentation; Transas Marine proven TX-97 charts with worldwide coverage, OpenSteetMaps […]

  • 26 June 2018
    Business & Finance

    Study: Reliable connectivity aboard ships helps reduce emotional stresses that seafarers experience.

  • 20 June 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    AXYS Technologies Inc. (AXYS) announces that its’ exclusive Spanish agent, SIDMAR, has recently deployed an AXYS WatchMate™1.8DM buoy in the external port of La Coruña. The WatchMate™ oceanographic buoy strengthens the weather monitoring program operated by Puertos del Estado (PdE) in the Galicia region. The WatchMate buoy system monitors additional strategic environmental parameters over the […]

  • 29 March 2011
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Station711, the mobile satellite arm of RRsat Global Communications Network Ltd (NASDAQ: RRST), an innovative and flexible mobile satellite communications provider, announced today that it has signed a contract for the provision of Inmarsat FleetBroadband services to Swire Pacific Offshore (SPO) in collaboration with service provider SMTS. Singapore-based SPO, a leading service provider to the […]

  • 29 September 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    MacArtney’s German subsidiary, MBT GmbH, has manufactured a turbidity monitoring buoy, which is intended for deployment for accompanying environmental monitoring during dredging. Being deployed as a surface buoy, the compact sized, autonomous buoy system intended for determining turbidity in coastal water areas consists of a yellow buoy corpus made from durable GRP, a turbidity sensor, […]

  • 11 October 2006

    A Fisheries Survey of India (FSI) vessel to identify the concentration of Yellow fin Tuna, an export variety of fish, in the Bay of Bengal, is now berthed at Fishing Harbour, Kasimedu, near Royapuram. Acquired recently by the FSI, the vessel `Matsya Drushti’ is known as `Tuna Monofilament Longliner,’ which is used for surveying the […]

  • 20 May 2013
    Business & Finance

    Transas Marine has launched its latest ship security alert system ShipGuard 4 SSAS, utilizing the SkyWave IsatData Pro transceiver. The IsatData Pro(IDP) series operates on the Inmarsat I-4 constellation which provides improved network speed. Polling request and response times now takes 30-45 seconds, which is four times faster than its predecessor. Transas ShipGuard 4 SSAS […]

  • 15 January 2008

    In December 2007 Radio Holland installed and commissioned the first Fleet Broadband terminal on MOV Van Kinsbergen. Radio Holland Netherlands was contacted by Stratos to arrange the installation of a Thrane & Thrane SAILOR-500 Fleet Broadband terminal on board this vessel of the Royal Netherlands Navy. The installation is part of a field test into […]

  • 7 November 2017
    Business & Finance

    Shipping and transportation companies have been advised to prepare for more cyber attacks in the wake of recent high-profile incidents. Following the widespread impact and disruption caused by the WannaCry and NotPetya attacks earlier this year, a spate of incidents in the recent weeks has highlighted the evolving threat to not only shipping companies, but […]

  • 29 January 2020
    Business & Finance

    Rainmaking matched five maritime giants with eight startups to accelerate innovation.

  • 14 January 2020
    Business & Finance

    Iridium receives the Letter of Compliance for Iridium to provide GMDSS services.

  • 2 October 2015

    The United States Coast Guard (USCG) is responding to a report received on the night of October 1 of the 212-foot general cargo ship Minouche with 12 crew members aboard sinking 51 nautical miles northwest of Haiti, reportedly due to severe weather conditions caused by the Hurricane Joaquin. Coast Guard 7th District Command Center watchstanders received a […]

  • 2 October 2015
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    The U.S. Coast Guard responded to a report of a cargo ship with 12 crew members aboard reportedly sinking, 51 nautical miles northwest of Haiti, Thursday night. The 212-foot cargo ship reportedly started sinking earlier in the evening due to the severe weather conditions from Hurricane Joaquin. Coast Guard 7th District Command Center watchstanders received a relay […]

  • 24 February 2011

    NT Evolution boat security, monitoring and tracking system stopped would-be boat thieves from making off with a 35’ Intrepid in Treasure Cay, Bahamas in the wee hours of the morning last Friday, February 18. NT Evolution combines the GOST Nav-Tracker and Marine Magellan systems to provide boat security, monitoring and tracking in a single unit. […]