Van Wijngaarden Marine Services B.V. and OceanSat Maritime Communications agree on the strategic partnership VSAT installations.
The deal concerns the supply of 5 Intellian V80G VSAT installations, IT hardware on board, airtime contracts based on OceanSat’s worldwide roaming profile and worldwide service and support via our own NOC and service engineers. This agreement meets the growing demand of companies connectivity needs for operations and crew welfare. But even more important, it ensures that Van Wijngaarden Marine Services is ready for the future with flexible airtime and service contracts and high quality hardware.
Jan Willem Janné, Technical Superintendent of Van Wijngaarden Marine Services
Van Wijngaarden Marine Services is an independent family-owned company, providing maritime services for over 40 years and is operating a large and modern fleet of workboats, for deep sea, coastal and inland waters. Van Wijngaarden Marine Services operates all around the world, focusing on projects for the Transport, Dredging & Marine Construction, Oil & Gas and Offshore Energy industry. With this deal we are making a next step on communication welfares onboard our fleet. It is a great benefit for, crew and clients to have a stabile 24/7 internet connection. Van Wijngaarden Marine Services and OceanSat have a good relationship, standing for the same main goals, like short communication providing excellent service and quality for our customers.
Fred Maartens, Managing Director of OceanSat Maritime Communications
We are very proud to welcome Van Wijngaarden Marine Services as our strategic partner and are happy that we have gained their confidence over the last 2 years. The relationship with Van Wijngaarden Marine Service is very important and key to us and to our position in the Tugboat/workboat market. We are looking forward to a long lasting relationship where we can support them with all their needs on Satellite Communication and on board IT equipment.