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  • 9 June 2015
    Research & Development, Technology

    Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) and Satellite Applications (SatApps) Catapults have joined forces to explore ways in which satellites can be used to drive forward the development of the UK’s offshore renewable energy industry. According to the Catapults, satellites present possible solutions to some of the sector’s key technology challenges. The UK’s nine Catapult centres are actively […]

  • 12 February 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. announced on February 11, 2014 that it has been awarded three contracts valued at a few million dollars. The customers are undisclosed and according to the contract they will receive space-based monitoring services from MDA’s RADARSAT-2 satellite to support offshore exploration and production activities. MDA’s monitoring solutions for the oil industry […]

  • 31 October 2017
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Independent Oil and Gas (IOG) has submitted the field development plan (FDP) for the Vulcan satellites hub development to the UK Oil and Gas Authority (OGA). The Vulcan satellites FDP covers the three 100%-owned and operated Southern North Sea gas fields recently officially renamed as Southwark, Nailsworth and Elland. The three Vulcan satellites fields are […]

  • 16 August 2011

    China has successfully launched a maritime satellite at the Taiyuan Satellite Launch Center in north China at 6:57 a.m. Tuesday Beijing Time… (Bernama) [mappress] Source: Bernama, August 16, 2011

  • 4 December 2018

    HawkEye 360 plans to use the data collected from the satellites to identify suspicious vessel activity.

  • 23 September 2019

    OceanFinder uses satellites and AIS data to offer vessel tracking services.

  • 28 December 2011

    Orbcomm, a Satellite Data Communications Company, announced that the Luxembourg-based LuxSpace Sarl, an affiliate of OHB System, has confirmed that construction and testing of the LuxSpace VesselSat2 AIS satellite has been successful. The VesselSat2 maritime-tracking satellite, which will be used to supplement the planned constellation of Automatic Identification System (AIS) satellites, has been shipped to […]

  • 8 July 2006

    The U.S. Navy will christen its new 684-foot warship the Green Bay on Saturday at a shipyard near New Orleans. “People are stoked about it,” said Navy Lt. Brian Peters, electronic materials officer for the USS Green Bay. “What’s unusual is, we’re building it in New Orleans, and we’re also building a ship called the […]

  • 9 June 2015
    Environment, Research & Development, Technology

    Existing satellites applications can be used to provide solutions to offshore renewable energy industry challenges, and therefore drive down the cost of energy from offshore wind, wave and tide, according to ORE Catapult. The Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) and Satellite Applications (SatApps) Catapults have joined forces to explore the ways in which satellites can be […]

  • 22 May 2009

    Iridium Satellite LLC announces the kickoff of its third annual “Test Your Satellite Phone” initiative. In partnership with The Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials (APCO) International, Iridium encourages emergency workers and first responders to prepare now to ensure that one of their most critical lifelines in a disaster – their satellite phone – works properly. […]

  • 1 April 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Mobil Satellite Technologies, a satellite network operator and provider of fixed, marine, and land-mobile satellite broadband services, has announced that they have renewed their Master Services Agreement with Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Company (GLDD), Americas premier dredger. With this Agreement, Mobil Satellite Technologies will continue to support marine satellite communications infrastructure and service to […]

  • 11 June 2018
    Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Saab Seaeye has enhanced the system for global remote control of its electric underwater robotic vehicles via satellite link and 4G networks. Remote control of its Leopard electric robotic work vehicle has now been upgraded to include control of the TMS. Such remote operations should bring savings to the oil and gas industry by reducing […]

  • 2 July 2009

    Iridium Satellite LLC (Iridium) announces that Donna Bethea-Murphy, vice president of Regulatory Engineering for Iridium, was elected chairman of the board of the Satellite Industry Association (SIA), the leading trade association for the satellite industry. Bethea-Murphy already serves as a board member of the Mobile Satellite Users Association (MSUA), a trade association advancing the interests […]

  • 23 August 2009

    The Government of Newfoundland and Labrador is establishing an Iridium Satellite LLC (Iridium)-based satellite phone service for motorists on the Trans-Labrador Highway. Roadpost of Mississauga, Ontario is supplying Iridium 9555 satellite phones and services through its dealer Newfound Mobility Solutions. The Government of Newfoundland and Labrador launched this new Iridium-based satellite phone program for the […]

  • 27 January 2012
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

      Satellite tracking data from the International Fund for Animal Welfare suggests the majority of dolphins rescued during recent mass strandings have survived their ordeal and are currently about 18 miles off the coast of Maine. IFAW rescuers placed temporary satellite tracking tags on six of the twenty four animals rescued and released since January […]

  • 23 November 2018
    Business & Finance

    UK to use its ‘eye in the sky’ to tackle oil spills and illegal shipping.

  • 25 June 2014
    Business & Finance

    Dauria Aerospace, a multinational aerospace company providing global satellite-based remote sensing information services, has delivered two Perseus-M spacecraft into low Earth orbit. The maritime segment of the Perseus constellation will track and monitor vessels in open seas and navigable waterways in the United States, Canada, Northern Europe and Russia. “The launch of the Perseus-M satellites […]

  • 23 August 2011
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    LUKOIL-Nizhnevolzhskneft, a wholly-owned subsidiary of LUKOIL, summarized phase one of space monitoring in the northern part of the Caspian Sea in 2011. The analysis of satellite images did not show any oil contaminations in the Severny license block connected with the operations at the production facilities of Yu. Korchagin field. Most recorded contaminations resulted from […]

  • 16 July 2014
    Business & Finance

    Surrey Satellite Technology Ltd (SSTL) has launched a new UK-funded satellite – TechDemoSat-1 – that provides a valuable opportunity for in-orbit validation of new instruments to monitor the Earth from space.   Among eight demonstration instruments, TechDemoSat-1 carries a Sea State Payload that aims to measure ocean winds with reflected signals of opportunity from Global Navigation […]

  • 28 February 2012
    Business & Finance

    Comtech Telecommunications Corp. announced that its Tempe, Arizona-based subsidiary, Comtech EF Data Corp., received a $2.0 million equipment order for a Vipersat-powered network from a managed network solutions provider. The equipment will support the network upgrade of a global maritime fleet. The order included the supply of a Vipersat-powered network, specifically the CDM-570L Satellite Modems, […]

  • 13 March 2009

    Iridium is pleased to announce that on Wednesday, March 4, 2009, the company completed the replacement of the operational Iridium satellite lost in the collision three weeks ago with a non-operational Russian satellite. The unique architecture of Iridium’s fully-meshed network of 66 satellites enabled the continuity of service to Iridium’s customers while one of Iridium’s […]

  • 24 April 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    NewSat’s top executives will participate in the 2012 Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) in Houston, Texas. The annual event aims to promote the development of offshore resources by fostering exchange of knowledge in the fields of oil exploration, drilling , environmental protection and production. The 2012 OTC will bring together executives and traders interested in the […]