BW Group has extended its contract with KVH to add its connectivity services to 45 additional vessels in the fleet, joining the company’s existing LPG and LNG vessels that have used KVH’s VSAT systems and services since 2013.
Kinnetik Solutions, a maritime e-Commerce company founded as a replacement for the discontinued MarineLink system, reports that it has now passed the milestone of having 5,000 online suppliers as it approaches the end of its third month in operation.
KVH reports that it has seen a number of its mini-VSAT Broadband customers move on to usage-based airtime plans over the last few months, to the extent that his type of package now accounts for the majority of users on KVH’s global satellite network.
Oslo based BW Fleet Management has signed a new three-year contract with maritime e-commerce provider EVRY, the companies report, to extend use of its services as part of a ‘parallel integration’ of different providers.
Radio Holland, part of Imtech Marine, has agreed a 13-ship service agreement with tanker, gas and offshore maritime group BW Fleet Management (BWFM), covering all the navigation and communication equipment onboard the LPG vessels.
Orange Business Services today announced that it has won a five-year, $12 million contract from BW Offshore, an Oslo-based provider of floating production services to the oil and gas industry.
KVH Industries has announced that its TracPhone system and mini-VSAT Broadband service have been chosen by BW to provide communications for its Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) and Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) fleet.
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