Singapore-based PACC Ship Managers Pte Ltd (PaccShip) has chosen to extend its sourcing relationship with Satcom Global Ltd, renewing its contract for Aura VSAT for an additional 3 years. Satcom Global has supported over 50 vessels managed by PaccShip with seamless Ku-band connectivity since 2017, with 5 additional vessels expected to join the Aura network later this year.
Mr. Kok Chai Choo, Head of Technical Department of PaccShip said:
“We are very pleased to continue our business partnership with Satcom Global and to renew our contract for Aura VSAT. The team understands the operational requirements of our vessels and continues to provide reliable communications connectivity that consistently meets our performance and value needs, supporting our commitment to excellence in maritime affairs and the well-being of the crew. .
James Tucker, President of Asia-Pacific for Satcom Global added:
“Aura VSAT has been operational for over 4 years now and continues to evolve with improvements to meet the changing needs of the marine industry; the key to supporting clients over the long term. Aura continues to provide PaccShip with the quality high-speed connectivity they need for their crew and business needs, and we look forward to continuing our relationship with them.
Satcom Global is committed to providing a maritime VSAT service that offers reliable connectivity for the life of the customer relationship. The wide range of bandwidth options available all have Committed Information Rate (CIR), to ensure performance. In addition, the commitment to continuous improvement of the Aura network, adding new beams and new capabilities to geographic hotspots and major shipping and trade routes, ensures that existing customers continue to enjoy consistent performance. , as more and more ships join the network.
PaccShip is the internal vessel management arm of the PCL Group, managing both PCL owned and third party vessels. The managed fleet includes dry bulk carriers, multipurpose vessels, oil / chemical tankers and gas carriers. It employs more than 1,500 highly qualified seafarers through its representative offices in Beijing, Jakarta, Manila, Kuala Lumpur and London. Satcom Global is delighted to continue to support PaccShip’s diverse fleet with reliable global connectivity.
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