Organisers of the Volvo Ocean Race – one of the toughest tests of sailing endurance – have again selected Inmarsat to provide communications throughout the round-the-world challenge.
Iridium Communications Inc. (Nasdaq:IRDM) today announced that Orbital Sciences Corporation (NYSE:ORB), Dulles, Va., has signed an agreement with Iridium that reserves hosted payload capacity on Iridium’s next-generation satellite constellation, Iridium NEXT.
Onboard of 48 ships of Dutch shipping company Feederlines B.V., GL Maritime Software’s fleet management software GL ShipManager and GL FleetAnalyzer will be implemented in 2011.
It is said that a good seaman weathers the storm he cannot avoid and avoids the storm he cannot weather. With ECO-Voyage, a new vessel performance optimisation tool, captains in the Maersk fleet have an edge on Mother Nature.
BASS Software Ltd., a leading global provider of software for fleet and rig management, will use the financial resources it freed up after selling itself out of Star Information Systems (SIS) to continue to invest in its own business by pursuing new markets and developing new products.
Leading fleet management systems provider, BASS won its first contract with a company that is part of a large cluster of tanker managers on the island of Donsö in Sweden, paving the way for possible further contracts in that area.
Wärtsilä’s electronic Annual Report 2009 has been selected best annual report in Europe. The prize was handed out at the European Excellence Awards ceremony in Prague, Czech Republic, on 9 December 2010.
DEFENDER III™ is a complete wide band sonar signal processing, detection, tracking and classification, fusion and display unit developed and manufactured by Kongsberg Defence Systems for use with Kongsberg Mesotech Ltd. Diver Detection Sonars, DDS 9000/1.
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For the second consecutive year, Inmarsat has been awarded ‘Best Satellite Service Provider of the Year’ in recognition of its leadership and excellence in the telecoms sectors of South Asia, the Middle East and North Africa.