A constellation of satellites jointly operated by France and India to track and monitor ships in the Indian Ocean is under development, the French National Space Agency (CNES) and the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) have confirmed.
Speedcast International has signed a partnership agreement with India’s VSAT service provider Nelco, a Tata Enterprise, to offer seamless global communications while at sea in Indian waters.
Danelec Marine has announced a deal to supply its VDR technology to the government of India, under a contract struck by local distributor Marine Electricals.
Visakhapatnam Port in India is to implement a new VTMIS (vessel traffic management information system) from Transas, scheduled to be fully operational by the end of 2015.
P&I Club Steamship Mutual has issued a risk alert following a recent incident involving the unauthorised use of a satellite phone in Indian waters.
BMT Consultants India today announced that Bibby Ship Management’s training centre in Mumbai will utilise its Rembrandt simulator to instruct marine pilots.
ARI Simulation reports that it has delivered a package of integrated offshore simulators to the NUSI Offshore Training Institute (NOTI) in Mumbai.
The Port of Antwerp and AMTOI (Association of Multimodal Transport Operators of India) have launched India Natie, a digital platform set up to facilitate contacts between forwarders, shippers and logistics operators in the Belgian port and the subcontinent.
The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) launched on Wednesday the first satellite in the Indian Regional Navigation Satellite System (IRNSS).
Kongsberg announced that it has won an order from Bibby Training Institute Mumbai for an offshore vessel simulator. The Indian facility is currently equipped with a Kongsberg Dynamic Positioning (DP) simulator which, under the contract, will be upgraded to a DP 2 simulator.
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