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The Marlink Group is the world’s leading maritime communication, digital solutions and servicing specialist. The group which also includes Telemar, Palantir, Livewire Connections and OmniAccess, provides the maritime industry with an integrated offering of broadband communications, digital solutions, bridge electronics and on-board maintenance. 

With more than 1000 employees worldwide the group is serving at least 1 in 3 vessels globally, covering all customer segments at sea including: Shipping, Offshore, Cruise & Ferry, Yachting and Fishing. The Marlink Group provides customers with unrivalled service and support through an enhanced global footprint and worldwide sales and service locations. A global 24/7 helpdesk, specialised competence centres, local presence on all continents and a network of 1000 service points staffed by highly qualified, certified service engineers, are supporting global customers to operate smarter and safer.

More than 70 years’ experience combined with strong satellite network operator and bridge electronics manufacturer partnerships enables the group to bring the power of broadband communication, maritime bridge technology and service excellence to customers globally. Marlink aims to further optimise customers’ business operations and enable the digital vessels of tomorrow.

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Intellian is the global leader in maritime satellite communication antenna technology, serving a wide range of industries, including Commercial Maritime, Oil & Gas, Defense & Intelligence and Luxury Yachting, with a unique 3-year warranty on all product lines. Intellian's extensive technical capabilities cover TVRO, FleetBroadband and maritime VSAT, combining Multi-band and Ka-band RF technologies enabling High-Throughput Satellite (HTS) services, with a proven track record of delivering innovation and technology that connects and inspires. Strategically located to deliver highly responsive customer service, Intellian has offices in Seoul, Irvine, Ft. Lauderdale, Rotterdam, Southampton, Busan and Rio de Janeiro.

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InfoSHIP is the software reference point in the marine market covering all fleet performance management needs and satisfying a wide range of privileged interlocutors such as energy managers, technical and marine operators, purchasing, risk and compliance departments.

Suitable for cruise, tanker, cargo, bulk and ferry vessels, InfoSHIP software platform supports ship owners and ship managers to schedule maintenance activities, technically and economically monitor third-party performances, streamline ship efficiency and have the full control of their fleets.

Our 35 years tradition in Enterprise Asset Management systems allows us providing solutions that capitalize experiences and help clients to achieve higher level of analysis and operational performances.

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Inmarsat sets the standard in maritime communications with the world’s most advanced commercial global mobile satellite network. With a rich heritage spanning more than 35 years, Inmarsat enables the maritime industry to stay connected with its highly-reliable broadband satellite network and its range of leading voice and data services. Driving innovation in communications, Inmarsat is continually investing in new technology to shape the future of the connected ship and build maritime communities. When it matters most, thousands of vessels depend on Inmarsat to enhance operational efficiency, promote crew welfare and maximise safety at sea.

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Telenor Satellite is a major European satellite provider of broadcast and broadband services for customers in the media, maritime, and oil and gas sectors.

Utilising a hybrid network that comprises our satellite fleet, teleports and a terrestrial fibre network, Telenor Satellite delivers turnkey broadcasting solutions, end-user connectivity and application services via satellite throughout Europe, the Middle East and Africa.

From the distribution of digital TV and radio content to millions of European homes to the provision of reliable communications in remote locations on land and at sea, we are committed to keeping our customers connected via satellite. Visit the company’s website at:

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For 20 years now, IEC Telecom Group has been supplying high quality satellite-based technology providing clients with efficient end-to-end voice and data services, when and where, it matters most.

IEC Telecom Group is one of the leading global providers of managed network communication solutions. We offer a comprehensive suite of system integration, system products, and network services enabling a complete end-to-end solution for our customers. We believe our integrated approach of in-house design and engineering expertise provides us a unique competitive advantage.

This communication lifecycle & value proposition is taken to selective vertical markets, including Government, humanitarian, wireless, media, energy, enterprise, and maritime.

IEC Telecom Group solutions are deployed in Europe, Africa, the Middle East, and Asia.

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Iridium is the only mobile voice and data satellite communications network that spans the entire globe. Iridium enables connections between people, organizations and assets to and from anywhere, in real time. Together with its ever-expanding ecosystem of partner companies, Iridium delivers an innovative and rich portfolio of reliable solutions for markets that require truly global communications. The company has a major development program underway for its next-generation network — Iridium NEXT. Iridium Communications Inc. is headquartered in McLean, Va., U.S.A., and its common stock trades on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the ticker symbol IRDM. For more information about Iridium products, services and partner solutions, visit:

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KVH Industries is a leading manufacturer of solutions that provide global high-speed Internet, television, and voice services via satellite to mobile users at sea and on land. These solutions include the mini-VSAT Broadband network, TracPhone satellite communications systems, and TracVision satellite television systems. KVH is also a premier manufacturer of high performance sensors and integrated inertial systems for defense and commercial guidance and stabilization applications.
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Speedcast International Ltd (ASX: SDA) is the largest provider of remote communications and IT services in the world. Speedcast’s fully managed service is delivered via a leading global, multi-access-technology, multi-band and multi-orbit network of 70+ satellites and an interconnecting global terrestrial network, bolstered by extensive on the ground local support from 40+ countries. This global “network of networks” allows customers to entirely rely on the most robust, integrated infrastructure available in the market for their mission-critical applications. Speedcast is uniquely positioned as a strategic business partner, tailoring communications, IT and digital solutions to meet unique customer needs and enable business transformation. Speedcast extends its managed services through differentiated technology offerings including cyber-security, crew welfare, content solutions, data and voice applications and network systems integration services. With a passionate customer focus and a strong safety culture, Speedcast serves over 10,000 maritime and offshore assets around the world.

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Thales is a global technology leader for the Aerospace, Transport, Defense and Security markets. With 62,000 employees in 56 countries, Thales reported sales of $15.5 billion in 2015. With over 22,000 engineers and researchers, Thales has a unique capability to design and deploy equipment, systems and services to meet the most complex requirements.

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OTESAT_MARITEL, member of the OTE Group of companies is considered among the leading providers of Satellite Telecommunications in the Greek maritime market. OTESAT_MARITEL is one of the most recognized brands globally in the market of Satellite Telecommunications, and as an Inmarsat Partner (VAR, DP) is a vendor for both Fleet Xpress and FleetBroadband services, as well as satcom services from other key providers.

The company provides and supports, on a 24/7 basis, Inmarsat, Iridium VSAT and integrated telecommunications solutions, combining satellite and terrestrial voice and data networks and IT applications always conforming with the highest quality standards.

OTESAT_MARITEL with s@tGate, the satcom, optimization, management, service provisioning & cyber security Platform designated for both operational (ship-office-ship) and crew’s use via delivering a variety of digital services (e-mail, voice, internet, M2M, etc.) cover the ICT needs of any modern shipping company.

OTESAT_MARITEL, through s@tGate, provides a range of subscription services structured in modules and gives to its customers the ability to explore smart technologies, to get access to digital services, and to lead their fleets to in a new era of communications.

The Company also provides worldwide installation services and technical support to all main shipping centers for the provided satellite and telecommunications terminal equipment, as well as electronic navigational equipment (ECDIS, etc.) and radio inspection service (GMDSS Radio Survey & APT).

OTESAT_MARITEL in line with the strictest Greek and international standards for telecommunications providers, is licensed by the Hellenic Telecommunications and Post Commission (EETT), certified with ISO 9001:2008 by DNV, applies Information Security system according to ISO 27001:2005 in order to comply with the regulations of the Hellenic Authority for Communication Security and Privacy (ADAE) and implements the OTE Group of Companies Compliance Management System and Enterprise Risk Management (ERM) System.

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MarPoint is a maritime IT company that specializes in providing out of the box solutions for the maritime industry. All the soft­ware is developed, modified and customized according to the customer’s needs.

We currently have an extensive portfolio of deployed gateway management systems in cruise ships, commercial fishing vessels, tankers, bulkers and mega-yachts.

MarPoint products and services include a satellite, 3G & WiFi network management suite for ship-to-shore and remote communications needs. Marpoint also produces powerful and affordable enterprise-grade routers for controlling a multi-person vessel network on all satellite broadband installations.

More specifically we design, and create unique Internet communications platforms that combined with carefully selected services (i.e VoIP termination, crew hotspot with BYOD functionality, satellite services) offer operational efficiency and network control. Furthermore, MarPoint’s products are in full compliance with all future crew welfare regulations while at the same time offering complete cost control and high end solutions. For more information on our products and services please visit:

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Navarino is an advanced technology company in the maritime satellite communications industry. Its high quality products and services are developed at the leading edge of technology for the global merchant shipping sector.

Navarino is the one stop shop for maritime satellite communications, and its portfolio of services includes the full range of bandwidth options available through the latest generation of high throughput satellites. 

Navarino is also the developer and distributor of INFINITY, the state-of-the-art maritime bandwidth management and optimization solution that can be used on vessels equipped with any type of IP based satellite communications systems. 

Navarino has also recently launched Angel, the first cyber security service designed for maritime which is compatible with any type of satellite network.

With a client base of more than 500 shipping companies worldwide, the company has offices in Greece, Norway, Germany, Cyprus, United Kingdom, Hong Kong and Singapore, alongside a steadily growing international resellers' network.

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Founded in 1988 in Piraeus, Greece and ever since NOVA Electronics, as a commercial and technical company, has gained internationally acclaimed recognition for the quality of services & ethics in sales of marine electronics equipment for deep seas vessels provided to our customers. This is reflected by the representation of the most well-known manufacturers of high quality marine electronics equipment, the approval of services by the IACS members class societies and the quality assurance system that company implements. NOVA Electronics has invested in high trained personnel, able to provide integrated solutions to all relevant inquiries, while our technical division is manned with very well equipped and long experienced technicians, providing worldwide services 24 hours per day, 365 days per year. The Quality Management System of NOVA Electronics is approved by Lloyd’s Register Quality Assurance to the Quality Management System Standards EN ISO 9001:2008.

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Port-IT has over 25 years of experience in all kinds of land mobile and maritime communication and IT solutions. Our experience in the maritime industry makes us a suitable business partner for your IT demands. Port-IT can fulfill all your Maritime IT needs and with our extensive range of security products and knowledge we will always try to reach the upmost level of customer satisfaction. Our well trained engineers know exactly what your needs are and can deliver the correct solution for your IT problems. From Satcom terminal installations to complete vessel or company network overhauls Port-IT will always deliver a secure IT environment for your employees to work in. Even the daily hassle of IT maintenance is a thing of the past with Port-IT, leave the complicated support to us and we can guarantee that your ship’s IT network is safe, secure and in good hands. We are capable of delivering high quality IT networks on-board your vessel, placing an emphasis on the reliability and IT security of the network. We strive to reach the highest quality with our products and services and our customer’s satisfaction is our top priority thus creating a solid basis for long-standing business relations.

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World-Link Communications, Inc. is a vibrant, fast growing maritime satellite communications company known for delivering first-class satellite communication systems to vessel owners and managers across the world. The Company, founded in 1989, is based in Framingham, Massachusetts and has offices around the world.

World-Link Communications is a systems and networks integrator, working with different satellite operators to deliver an end-to-end communications and network capability for vessels at sea. The company operates and owns communications hubs, based on Inmarsat and VSAT technologies. World-Link is an Inmarsat Distribution Partner, ISO 9001:2008 certified, and has distribution agreements with the major satellite operators and equipment manufacturers.

World-Link tailors its services to unique requirements of individual ship-owners, operators and crew members. The Company serves more than 1800 vessels worldwide. World-Link serves the entire maritime vertical including fleets of VLCCs, Container Ships, Research Vessels, Fishing Fleets, Oil and Gas support vessels.

World-Link has been the recipient of numerous industry awards for innovation. The company has launched a series of value-added services including i-Café, ShipSat and Ahoy-Ahoy. World-Link develops its own software and hardware, and integrates systems to deliver communications’ management, control and network security solutions as well as infrastructure applications including e-mail, anti-virus, and operational forms.

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Tototheo Group consists of: Tototheo Trading Ltd, Satlink (Maritime Services) Ltd, Satlink Satellite Communications Ltd, Satlink Panama, Satlink Maritime PTE Ltd, Tototheo Investments Ltd, Tototheo Engineering Services Ltd.

The Group was founded in 1978 by Mr. Totos Theodossiou with the purpose of installing, maintaining and operating maritime radio stations. Tototheo Trading Ltd was incorporated in 1986 and in the following years, Satlink (Maritime Services) Ltd was founded to serve as an Accounting Authority (AAIC=CY05). Tototheo Engineering Services Ltd was found in January 2015 to provide allservices concenring ship repairs. Today, the Tototheo Group specializes in innovative, efficient and functional solutions in the fields of satellite and radio communication, automation, navigation systemsand Ship repairs. Headquarters are in Cyprus with branch offices in Greece and Singapore.

We supply, service, integrate and install high-quality sophisticated on-board electronic equipment. Our customers include merchant fleets, the offshore industry, the fishing industry and coastal as well as government. We also cater for the Land communication users with mobile and fixed solutions via satellite and radio. Furthermore, learning from our customers and the market, we have invested in software and online applications development. We provide online tracking solutions and management tools, thus adding value to our services.

The Tototheo Group also provides consultancy services. A complete range of quality products from well-established manufacturers allows us to offer our customers tailor-made solutions, varying from supply and installation to engineering, project management, shore-based maintenance, traffic accounting and training. In addition we offer fast and reliable service through a world-wide network of qualified partners and branches along the international shipping routes.