Intellian has launched a new dual-band, 3-axis satellite TV system, the s100HD WorldView, including the company’s latest generation LNB (Low Noise Block-Down Converter) technology and designed to resemble its existing GX100 and v100 VSAT communications terminals.
Marlink has launched two new ‘High Speed Zones’ aimed at the leisure market and charter companies with high bandwidth demands, offering connectivity of up to 20 Mbps on existing standard equipment in specially dedicated areas in the Mediterranean and the Caribbean.
SpeedCast has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Harris CapRock in a cash transaction valued at US$425 million, with the aim of strengthening its position in the cruise and energy sectors.
The UK's Automated Ships Ltd (an M Subs Ltd subsidiary) and Norway's Kongsberg Maritime have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to build the world's first unmanned and fully-automated vessel for offshore operations.
Maritime display and computer company Hatteland Display, a subsidiary of the Norautron Group, has entered into an agreement to buy 100 per cent of GuardREC, a software company that develops recorder systems for Air Traffic Control and financial institutions.
Global Eagle Entertainment (GEE) and partner Radiance Communications have begun the deployment of maritime VSAT services across Qatari LNG transport company Nakilat’s fleet of LNG and LPG carriers.
Lloyd’s Register (LR) and the new Technology Centre for Offshore and Marine Singapore (TCOMS) have agreed to work together in the joint development of technology and infrastructure for future marine and offshore systems, as well as in areas like digital and data innovation, and research on robotic autonomous systems in the marine environment.
Shipping company GC Rieber has signed a fleet-wide agreement with NAVTOR for the supply of navigation services, data and publications, spanning both paper and digital deliveries, across its seismic and offshore ships.
KVH Media Group has expanded its NEWSlink portfolio with the launch of two new daily local language editions in Japanese and Korean, with the range now totalling approximately 110 NEWSlink editions in 23 languages delivered to seafarers on more than 9,000 vessels around the world.
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