Kongsberg Maritime parent company Kongsberg Gruppen (Kongsberg) has completed the acquisition of Rolls-Royce Commercial Marine (RRCM). RRCM will operate under the Kongsberg brand and the Kongsberg Maritime legal entity.
Maritime data analytics company ioCurrents has raised $5 million in Series A-1 financing led by Imagen Capital Partners to facilitate immediate roll-out of ioCurrents’ MarineInsight data analytics platform.
Instructors and students from the Korea Maritime and Ocean University (KMOU) and Mokpo National Maritime University (MMU) are set to use Kongsberg Digital simulator systems to train in different situations they may face onboard.
Software as a Service (SaaS) technology provider to the maritime industry, Q88 LLC has opened a new office dedicated to expanding the software development department in Kraków, Poland.
KVH Industries has introduced the TracPhone V11-HTS, a super-fast 1 metre Ku/C-band maritime VSAT antenna, designed to deliver data speeds up to 20 Mbps down/3 Mbps to commercial maritime vessels and superyachts.
Per Martin Tanggaard, director of Nor-Shipping has warned of the growing risks of maritime and ocean cyber threat, following the ransomware cyber-attack on Norsk Hydro, the aluminium producer.
Thuraya Telecommunications Company and IEC Telecom have signed an agreement to provide Thuraya’s VSAT+ maritime satellite service to the Turkish maritime and offshore markets.
ChartCo’s EnviroManager solution for environmental compliance management has achieved more than 1,250 orders for use on vessels worldwide.
Navis, part of Cargotec Corporation, has launched its Compass visual workflow management application to improve the clarity and efficiency of processes when a vessel visits a terminal.
Navis, part of Cargotec Corporation has unveiled, ‘Navis Smart,’ a technology that provides new ways to capture, process, and standardise data to optimise planning, visibility and asset utilisation.
Inmarsat has agreed to a US $3.4 billion takeover by the Triton Bidco consortium, which consists of UK-based Apax Partners, US-based Warburg Pincus, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board and Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan Board.
GreenSteam, supplier of machine learning based vessel performance solutions, has joined Denmark’s Green Ship of the Future.
KVH Industries has extended its mini-VSAT Broadbandsm HTS network to cover the Pacific Ocean via the Horizons 3e satellite, which is jointly owned by Intelsat and SKY Perfect JSAT.
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