Maritime satellite internet for yachts, ships, barges, vessels, tankers etc. 

 

We offer worldwide coverage and a maximum adaptable structure to comply with the requirements of our customers, with antennas ranging from 1.2m to 2.4m, depending on the satellite coverage. You can see an example of such a maritime VSAT installation in the picture attached.

Maritime Satellite Internet Communications

Satellite internet antenna

We can design any kind of communication via satellite topology, independent from satellite providers, guaranteeing the highest quality of service. Our maritime VSAT solution can be personalized in conformity with the specific client needs and is already used all over the world by satisfied customers. (vessels, tankers, barges, yachts, drilling rigs, jack-up rigs etc)

You can have your fleet constantly connected to your network, allowing the development and centralization of on board applications. We can offer you global, regional and multi-regional coverage, in C band and Ku Band, according to your requirements. The VSAT maritime solution allows the crew and passengers to use Internet, exchange e-mails, phone with VoIP system, Fax, use mobile or standard phones and other evolved applications as well as be connected no matter what the distance or the weather conditions are.

Maritime VSAT System

Maritime VSAT System

You will benefit from data and voice communications facilities from/to fleet and offices, for crew and passengers and the possibility to use prepaid cards, GSM, Wi-Fi or the possibility of valued added services like centralized management, video conferencing, tele-medicine, tele-diagnostics, video surveillance and controlling (you will find an example below of such an on board technology).

A special feature of our equipment is that in case of lack of signal, our technology allows the antenna system on board to change automatically satellite using a backup one. In the same way, when the vessel is at the border of the footprint, antenna will track automatically the new satellite

We pride in our premium support, on duty 24 hours a day, covering all geographical areas (Americas, Europe, Asia, Africa and Middle East). Our maintenance centers are spread worldwide and they are on stand-by for antenna installation and on site survey. Our support centers for telecommunications and satellite service problems are always ready to resolve your problems and to offer you the best advice, in the minimum amount of time possible.

Maritime communication system

Maritime communication system

Our system allows both passengers and crew to use cell phones as on land, short messages will find users wherever they are on the open seas, the system will automatically avoid interference with any nearby land based networks, GSM coverage on board can be activated automatically outside territorial waters, multiple simultaneous users are permitted, etc. Our iDirect equipment, in our Teleport, will be fully dedicated to your services. The bandwidth assignment among your vessels is performed automatically upon an initial configuration, but we can change each ship’s bandwidth requirements and data/voice priority, according to your needs.

Advanced communication solutions improve vessel efficiently, enhancing overall business operations and safety at sea. Tankers, bulk and fishing use satellite VSat solution to connect crew and passenger to the internet through real time transmissions and to allow phone calls al low rates. During navigation, satellite communication allows safety and vessel traceability, harbor operations, precision navigation, observation of currents, weather forecasting and fleet status.

Maritime satellite internet communications advantages:

  • Wide Range of Antenna Brands : Intellan, Orbit, Sea Tel and a large range of size, weight and price
  • Fast Installation : Performed in few days
  • Fixed Cost with no Limitation : Suitable monthly fee for high speed, always-on connectivity, with no limitation of data transfer.
  • Prepaid Calling Card : have benefit on crew retention
  • Revenues obtained by Value Added Services : Internet facilities, VOIP, GSM, WI-FI, prepaid scratch cards for both passengers and crew, VPN, etc.
  • Inmarsat Fleet Broadband : integration with Fleet Broadband system 250, 500

We devote all our knowledge and efforts to offer a top service everywhere in the world, designed specially to meet any requests from our customers. Our solution allows each vessel to always have the bandwidth needed, increasing the quality of service without any added costs. We are your best choice in this field!

Optional Services & Solutions

VPN Solution

In addition to the proposed service a VPN service can be implemented. A VPN is an encrypted tunnel between each ship and the relevant headquarters. Thanks to the adoption of Encore Networks devices, it will be possible to have the IPSec functionality without preventing PEP (Performance Enhancement Proxy) functionality and so experiencing the full performance also in this condition.

The EN VSR-30 also provides firewall functions, for protecting the on board LAN and for every other requirement that could arise in a subsequent phase.

VoIP Solution
Lamit Company’s VSAT VoIP solution is based on our patented VoIP codec that has been specifically designed for TDMA VSAT-networks. To permit the usage of standard VoIP telephones and PBX onboard Lamit Company provides an Onboard VoIP Gateway (OVG) which takes care of interfacing the telephones with the land Exchange trough the Satellite connection. The OVG will be provided with an additional Smart Box for the communication system management, 3 IP-phones (or ATA’s) plus 1 UK DiD.

Lamit Company provides 2 different VoIP Services that can be used either separately or simultaneously depending on the specific needs:

  • Prepaid VoIP Service; Through a list of virtual PIN-numbers  allows the crew to make calls with no financial risk for Reseller or vessel owner/manager.
  • Post Paid VOIP. This service allows the vessels to place & receive calls through a UK DiD (+44….) ; costs for outgoing calls are same as for pre-paid. Associated costs will be invoiced on a monthly bases, but the Customer can easily access to Lamit Company’s Billing Web Platform in order to check the calls details.

VoIP calls are charged in Euros. The reseller will receive a kick-back for each VoIP invoice, both post- & pre-paid.