Thursday, January 28, 2021

Inmarsat Upgrades Tidewater Fleet with High-Speed Fleet Xpress Internet Service

Privately-held satellite communications provider Inmarsat has upgraded the majority of the active fleet of major offshore supply vessel provider Tidewater to Inmarsat’s unlimited high-bandwidth Fleet Xpress internet service. Tidewater was...

January 28, 2021
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Wednesday, January 27, 2021
Press Releases

Tidewater accelerates digitalisation strategy with Fleet Xpress

Press Release – Inmarsat, the world leader in global, mobile satellite communications, has secured a fleet-wide agreement with offshore support vessel major Tidewater to advance its digitalisation strategy by upgrading...

January 27, 2021
Total Views: 412

Thursday, January 21, 2021
Press Releases

Inmarsat passes 10,000 vessel Fleet Xpress installation milestone as data demand accelerates maritime digitalisation

With ship data consumption doubling during 2020, Inmarsat launches new ‘Fleet Data Academy’ with partners and shipowners to understand full benefits of digitalisation provided by a fast-growing ecosystem of applications...

January 21, 2021
Total Views: 428

Thursday, January 7, 2021
Press Releases


Press Release – Norwegian-based scale-up Yxney Maritime and Inmarsat, the world leader in global, mobile satellite communications, have signed an agreement for Yxney Maritime to join the fast-growing group of...

January 7, 2021
Total Views: 143

Thursday, December 17, 2020
Press Releases

Inmarsat raises start-ups to Certified Application Provider status to fast-track decarbonisation innovation in maritime market

Established maritime start-ups VesselBot and PortXchange join Certified Application Provider (CAP) programme after innovation potential is singled out in ‘Decarbonising Shipping’ initiative  Press Release – Inmarsat, the world leader in...

December 17, 2020
Total Views: 656

Thursday, December 10, 2020
Maritime News

Inmarsat’s Most Powerful Satellite to Date Enters Service

Inmarsat’s newest and most powerful geostationary satellite to date has entered into commercial service, the company announced today. Inmarsat said that the introduction of its GX5 satellite will provide additional...

December 10, 2020
Total Views: 3452

Press Releases

Inmarsat’s most powerful satellite enters service

GX5 provides enhanced, industry-leading Fleet Xpress capability for Europe, Middle East. Fully-funded technology roadmap sees a further seven satellite launches over next four years Inmarsat, the world leader in global,...

December 10, 2020
Total Views: 646

Monday, November 16, 2020
Press Releases

Speedcast Reaches Agreement with Inmarsat to Sell Primary Maritime Customer Contracts

Press Release — Speedcast International Limited and Inmarsat today announced that they have reached agreement on the sale of Speedcast’s primary Fleet Xpress, FleetBroadband and Fleet One service contracts to Inmarsat. The...

November 16, 2020
Total Views: 459

Tuesday, October 20, 2020
Press Releases

KSS Line signs with Hyundai Global Services for Smart Ship solution powered by Inmarsat and Intellian

Press Release – Hyundai Global Services (HGS) has announced the signing of a contract to deliver its Smart Ship and Satellite Communications package to KSS Line shipping fleet supported by...

October 20, 2020
Total Views: 20

Thursday, October 15, 2020
Press Releases

Inmarsat and Cobham SATCOM enable Maldives fisheries sustainability with Fleet One

Press Release – Inmarsat, the world leader in global mobile satellite communications, and Cobham SATCOM, the market leading provider of radio and satellite communications solutions, have been awarded a new...

October 15, 2020
Total Views: 31

Monday, October 5, 2020
Press Releases

Inmarsat Fleet Xpress breakthrough on Paraná River to support real-time vessel surveillance inland

Press Release – Inmarsat, the world leader in global, mobile satellite communications, has equipped four Paraná River push boats operated by Impala Paraguay with Fleet Xpress connectivity, in a breakthrough for...

October 5, 2020
Total Views: 19

Wednesday, September 11, 2019
Maritime News

Study Identifies Key Role of Startups in Maritime’s Digitalization

Maritime startups and connectivity will play a key role in bringing the benefits of digitalization to the shipping and offshore sectors, according to a new study, the conclusions of which...

September 11, 2019
Total Views: 18

Tuesday, September 4, 2018
Press Releases

Inmarsat unveils major new IoT service for the shipping industry

Press Release – 4 September 2018: Inmarsat today unveils Fleet Data, a new Internet of Things (IoT) service, which will enable ship owners and managers to access and analyse real-time onboard...

September 4, 2018
Total Views: 1

Friday, July 6, 2018
inmarsat london headquarters
Maritime News

Inmarsat Slumps After Rejecting $4.2 Billion Offer From EchoStar

By Thomas Seal (Bloomberg) — Billionaire Charlie Ergen’s EchoStar Corp. made its 3.2 billion pound ($4.2 billion) proposal to buy Inmarsat Plc public in an appeal to investors on Friday, with hours...

July 6, 2018
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Tuesday, June 26, 2018
Maritime News

EchoStar’s Pursuit of Inmarsat Gets a Boost After France’s Eutelsat Backs Out

By Thomas Seal and Angelina Rascouet (Bloomberg) — France’s Eutelsat Communications SA said it won’t make a takeover offer for Inmarsat Plc, a sudden reversal that strengthens EchoStar Corp.’s hand...

June 26, 2018
Total Views: 2

Monday, June 18, 2018
inmarsat london headquarters

EchoStar Considering Raising Offer for Inmarsat -Source

By Dinesh Nair, Manuel Baigorri and Scott Moritz (Bloomberg) — EchoStar Corp. is considering raising its offer for rival Inmarsat Plc after its initial approach for the British satellite company...

June 18, 2018
Total Views: 1

Monday, June 11, 2018

Inmarsat Soars After Satellite Company Rejects EchoStar Bid

By Kim Robert McLaughlin (Bloomberg) — Inmarsat Plc rose as much as 12 percent after the British satellite company last week said it had rebuffed a takeover proposal from EchoStar...

June 11, 2018
Total Views: 1

Friday, June 8, 2018
inmarsat london headquarters
Maritime News

Inmarsat Rejects Lowball Takeover Bid from EchoStar

By Nick Turner (Bloomberg) — Inmarsat Plc rebuffed a takeover proposal from EchoStar Corp., saying the bid undervalued the British satellite company and its outlook as an independent business. The...

June 8, 2018
Total Views: 2

Tuesday, May 22, 2018
satellite dish
Maritime News

Inmarsat Loses Monopoly in Global Maritime Distress Safety Systems

LONDON, May 22 (Reuters) – Britain’s Inmarsat will lose its monopoly in maritime safety communications after the International Maritime Organisation gave Iridium and China’s BeiDou Navigation Satellite System the green...

May 22, 2018
Total Views: 9

Tuesday, January 23, 2018
offshore supply vessel
Maritime News

Inmarsat Offers New High-Speed Broadband Service Plans to OSV Market

London-based satellite communications provider Inmarsat is rolling out a new set of plans for its rapidly-expanding Fleet Xpress maritime high-speed broadband service that will be specifically tailored for the unique...

January 23, 2018
Total Views: 3