Shell Launches Satellite Tracking Systems

Shell Launches Satellite Tracking Systems

Oil giant Shell has deployed a satellite-based asset management system from Globalstar in the Netherlands to manage its movable assets on land and at sea, providing a ‘track and trace’ service to keep track of location and assist in managing certification. The Alltrack track and trace solution, provided by Globalstar’s Dutch-based reseller Improvement-IT, incorporates QR … Continued

Marlink Introduces Global VSAT Coverage through 60cm Antenna

At the Posidonia 2016, Marlink, one of the largest worldwide technology-independent satellite communication and digital solutions providers serving the maritime and enterprise markets, unveiled its Sealink VSAT which is now available with global coverage through 60 cm Ku-band antennas. Thousands of vessels that don’t have the space on board for a larger, heavier antenna can … Continued

New York Mobile Satellite Produces Devices for Nigerians

The New York Mobile Satellite says it has produced mobile and security products for the Nigerian market. the company which has headquarters in New York, United States of America, said that the latest products, which comes in different shapes and sizes, included the SeSty torch camera, the GSatMicro Iridium tracker and the Iridium Extreme satellite … Continued

Nigeria to provide in-orbit test services to Belarus. To gain US$6-million in revenue

Nigerian Communications Satellite (NIGCOMSAT) and Belarus National System of Satellite Communications and Broadcasting (Belintersat) has commissioned a 15-year deal to provide high technology satellite communication services to Belarus. According to Abimbola Alale, Managing Director of NIGCOMSAT, the agreement has affirmed that Nigeria has the capacity needed to provide satellite services to other countries and to … Continued

Privatize or Commercialize NigComSat? FG to decide: NIPOST to be restructured

Decisions are being made by the Federal Government to either privatize or commercialize the Nigerian Communications Satellite (NIGCOMSAT) Limited as it is currently under-patronized. The lack of patronage, according to the Minister of Communications, Mr. Abdur-Raheem Adebayo Shittu has been attributed to the fact that the communication satellite had only one signal channel. The research … Continued

Nigeria a Beneficiary of Marenda project. SSSL to work with NPA Lagos

The Marenda project is a Harmonized Port data exchange platform developed by the EuropeAid to support development in specific areas of Maritime Transport in Western and Central Africa (WCA). Its major objectives are: to improve Port efficiency and security, Port State Control (PSC) and improve flag state implementation (FSI). To achieve this, the Marenda project … Continued

FG Plans to Launch Two New Satellites – Minister

Adebayo Shittu, the Minister of Communication in Nigeria has said that Nigeria is making plans to launch two additional satellites into space. This is to improve local communication capacity. During a town hall meeting in Kaduna which marked one year anniversary of president Muhammadu Buhari’s administration on Tuesday, he noted that in Nigeria, businesses are … Continued

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June 2015 Stock List

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