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Month: January 2018

Inmarsat Fleet One brings worker voice at sea to Thai fisheries

16 January 2017: Inmarsat Fleet One terminals are being used on fishing vessels in Thailand for Thai Union Group PCL and Mars Petcare’s recently launched digital traceability pilot programme. An industry first for Thai fisheries, the programme not only tracks

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Skills shortage holding back agritech IoT innovation

16 January 2018: The potential for Internet of Things (IoT) technology to drive innovation, efficiency and increased productivity in the agricultural sector is at risk, according to independent research commissioned by Inmarsat. Agritech businesses must urgently upskill current employees and

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Inmarsat recognised as top Canadian employer

11 January 2018: The Canadian operation of Inmarsat has been recognised as one of the region’s best companies to work for according to Atlantic Canada’s Top Employers 2018. Inmarsat employs more than 200 full-time staff in Canada and drew particular praise from judges

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Inmarsat Communication Award is consolation for AkzoNobel

04 January 2018: Leg 3 of the Volvo Ocean Race was a tough one for team AkzoNobel – but the digital content they shared of their struggles netted them the Inmarsat Communication Award. Photo by Ainhoa Sanchez/Volvo Ocean Race Inmarsat

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Inmarsat signs Fleet Xpress deal with Eros A/S

04 January 2018: Norwegian fishing company Eros A/S has signed a contract with Inmarsat Maritime to install Fleet Xpress on three high-end fishing vessels operating in the North Sea, Norwegian Sea and Barents Sea. Ronald Spithout, President of Inmarsat Maritime

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Mining businesses see IoT as key to remaining competitive

04 January 2018: Businesses in the mining industry are backing the Internet of Things (IoT) to help them retain their market share as competition in the sector intensifies, the quality of seams decreases, and profit margins are put under pressure.

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Satcoms aid Philippine government response to cyclones

03 January 2018: A UK Space Agency-funded project to improve disaster response in the Philippines saw Inmarsat equipment deployed when two deadly cyclones hit in two weeks. Inmarsat and a consortium of partners, including Télécoms Sans Frontières, are working with

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65 Degrees North takes on new mountain challenge

01 January 2018: A team of injured ex-servicemen is starting the new year with an epic new challenge – scaling Mount Aconcagua. At 22,841ft (6,962m), the mountain in Argentina is the highest peak in the southern and western hemispheres, and

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