Wärtsilä has acquired Ships Electronic Services (SES), a UK-based company specialising in navigation and communication electronics, installation, maintenance and repair services, which are largely aimed at commercial and leisure vessels. The acquisition was signed and closed on May 2, 2019.
Telenor Satellite has signed an agreement with Newtec to provide higher throughput maritime services on its THOR 7 Ka-band High Throughput Satellite (HTS) using the Newtec Dialog single and multi-service VSAT platform.
GNS and StormGeo are combining their weather and navigation capabilities in a new partnership that will provide more than 20,000 vessels with fresh insight into voyage optimisation.
Thuraya Telecommunications Company has signed a Service Partner agreement with marine technology systems integrator Elcome.
DNV GL’s Veracity open industrial data platform has teamed up with the Arctic Whale project, a science and educational project that aims to inspire companies and individuals to reduce marine plastic pollution.
BASS has announced the release of the first version of BASSnet Data Archiving. The tool will help customers maintain a lean and optimised live database, whilst retaining data integrity.
Eckerö Line has chosen ABB’s situational awareness solution, ABB Ability Marine Pilot Vision for installation onboard its cruise ferry MS Finlandia.
ABS has published the Guide for Smart Functions for Marine Vessels and Offshore Units (Smart Guide) to help marine and offshore owners and operators capitalise on their operational data.
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