Global & Networking Reception Sponsor

The Marlink / Telemar Group provides the maritime industry with an integrated offering of broadband communications, digital solutions, bridge electronics and on-board maintenance. By combining the power of these two long-term, expert organisations, the group is the world’s leading maritime communication, digital solutions and servicing specialist covering all customer segments at sea including: Shipping, Offshore, Cruise & Ferry, Yachting and Fishing.

With more than 800 employees worldwide the newly combined group will be serving at least 1 in 3 vessels operating globally. The Marlink / Telemar Group will provide 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, will support 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, further optimising their business operations and enabling the digital vessels of tomorrow.
>> MARLINK


Petabyte Sponsor

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:
>> IRIDIUM


Terabyte Sponsor

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.
>> INMARSAT


Terabyte Sponsor

Intelsat operates the world’s first Globalized Network, delivering high-quality, cost-effective video and broadband services anywhere in the world. Intelsat’s Globalized Network combines the world’s largest satellite backbone with terrestrial infrastructure, managed services and an open, interoperable architecture to enable customers to drive revenue and reach through a new generation of network services.

Thousands of organizations serving billions of people worldwide rely on Intelsat to provide ubiquitous broadband connectivity, multi-format video broadcasting, secure satellite communications and seamless mobility services. The end result is an entirely new world, one that allows us to envision the impossible, connect without boundaries and transform the ways in which we live.
>> INTELSAT


Terabyte Sponsor

KVH Industries, the world leader in maritime VSAT services, content and content delivery, and seafarer learning, offers a comprehensive suite of products and services that deliver operational efficiencies onboard and on shore. Our innovative solutions deliver a competitive edge that helps hundreds of fleets worldwide address the challenges of operating a profitable maritime business. Visit with us at Nor-Shipping, learn about new products and services, and discover how we can help you succeed with:

Global broadband communications – KVH's next-generation mini-VSAT Broadband network and rugged TracPhone VIP-series terminals, together with secure network management and premier cyber-security features provide worldwide, affordable communications for operations, crew, Big Data applications, and the Internet of Things.

Seafarer Learning – Industry-leading eLearning from Videotel, a KVH company, maximizes your seafarer learning investment, helping to improve crew performance, reduce financial and safety risks, lower OPEX, and aid in recruiting and retaining motivated, happy seafarers.

Operations and Crew Content – With more than 60 years experience delivering content to mariners at sea, KVH offers an unmatched spectrum of content and content delivery capabilities. Options range from our NEWSlink Print service with 65+ daily editions in more than 20 languages to DVDs and broadband delivery of news, movies, TV, music, training, and critical operations data.
>> KVH INDUSTRIES


Wi-Fi Sponsors

Cobham SATCOM develops, manufactures, sells and supports satellite and radio communication terminals and earth stations for land, marine and airborne applications. With the ever increasing demand for communication, our products and services are used to satisfy the needs of a wide variety of commercial, governmental and recreational applications. 

Cobham SATCOM uses state-of-the-art technologies to design affordable, highly reliable high performance systems that have decreased over time in terms of size, weight and power consumption. Our products enable people to stay in touch under the most challenging and demanding conditions. When traditional communication technologies fail, Cobham SATCOM's products will keep providing our customers with high quality voice, data, and multimedia communications.
>> COBHAM SATCOM


WebApp Sponsor

Northrop Grumman Sperry Marine provides the commercial and defence maritime industry with Navigation Solutions that excel in efficiency, reliability and safety. 

With over 100 years of history and expertise in navigation, we are a major global provider of advanced technology including radars, compass systems, steering systems, speed logs and integrated bridge and control systems. We employ over 500 people across more than 10 countries worldwide, with an extensive international presence in Europe, the Americas and Asia, and take pride in our commitment to provide round-the-clock support, 365 days a year, for all of our customers.  Our success is built on considerable strengths including our global reach, the expertise of our employees, our approach to sustainability and our continued drive to innovate. Combined, these strengths have made us one of the world’s most highly regarded navigation solutions providers and form a unique platform for our continued success and future growth in the commercial and defence maritime industry.  

Sperry Marine. The Navigation Experts.
>> SPERRY MARINE


Promotional Sponsor

GTMaritime – Enabling Essential Communications At Sea
GTMaritime specialises in providing leading maritime Solutions and Services that ensure Maritime Business Operability, 365 days a year, with a dedicated 24/7 Support team.

Our solutions include e-mail, anti-virus protection and data file transfer, as well as crew communications and welfare solutions helping keep crew in touch with friends and family whilst at sea.

All backed up by a market leading infrastructure, unrivalled 24-hour customer support, every day of the year - from UK and Singapore offices, and an established, growing network of resellers and partners around the world. 
WHEREVER YOU ARE, WE ARE….
>> GTMARITIME


Promotional Sponsor

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.

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


Promotional Sponsor

NSSLGlobal is an independent service provider of satellite communications and IT support, committed to delivering high-quality voice and data services to customers anywhere in the world, regardless of location or terrain. Along with NSSLGlobal’s world-class VSAT network, the company brings together the best-in-class satellite solutions from key market providers such as Inmarsat, Thuraya and Iridium, to offer options across C-, L-, Ka- and Ku-Band networks.

In 2014 NSSLGlobal merged with the ESL Group, creating a satellite communications powerhouse with both organisations boasting extensive experience in the industry. Together the companies are committed to support customers locally, offering a large infrastructure of offices, teleports, service centres and local resellers across all the major continents. All backed by 24/7 Network Operation Centres, which provide nonstop technical support for every customer, whether on land or at sea.

For more information please visit:
>> NSSLGLOBAL


Promotional Sponsor

shipznet offers high-speed data transmission based on the latest mobile communication technology such as LTE-A, HSPA+/EDGE and GSM. With maximum download rates up to 300 Mbit/sec! By using shipznet technology, customers can benefit from large data volumes whilst gaining tremendous cost savings with favorable tariffs. shipznet gives you innovative technology and speed, high tempo is our prime mover. A few simple steps are all that it takes to setup shipznet a product 100% made in Germany.

Data-heavy applications such as software up-dates, ECDIS, remote management and crew communication or even video conferencing can be used over a near-shore connection. This saves time and budget. Select shipznet to secure your existing communication system in case of blockage, failure or enforced restrictions.

To be online is becoming increasingly important for on-board management, communication and entertainment. shipznet provides a comfortable and new web portal for easily controlling and administering changes to land and vessel settings and retrieving connection information or contract options.
>> SHIPZNET


Promotional Sponsor

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.
>> THALES