Satellite phone, Internet, Ship Management systems, Tracking, Networking and television systems for vessels at sea or navigating inland waterways. Whether you own a small pleasure boat that stays in coastal areas or you are responsible for a fleet of ocean going vessels MVS can support your operations.
MVS helps optimize vessel operations and improves crew well being. With MVS your vessel will compliant with the ever changing rules and regulations at sea, ensure continuity of operations, provide a secure an efficient connection to any land based office and optimize your telecommunication expenses.
As a premier partners with Inmarsat, Iridium, Thuraya and VSAT Operators, MVS can cater to any satcom needs at sea: L-Band, Ka, Ku and C band systems.
VSAT Solutions by MVS
MVS offers various VSAT Based solutions for the following applications:
- Media : Fly Away or Vehicle mounted VSAT terminals
- Emergency temporary or medium term remote offices or emergency management
- Permanent VSAT installation
- Backup VSAT fixed installation
- Fly Away quick Setup and auto pointing systems
- Maritime Service: Intellian Based solutions for global ship connectivity.
Our solutions are Ka or Ku band based, and have L Band backup capabilities with either Iridium or Inmarsat ensuring remote support and continuity of service. Please contact us for a dedicated solution.
Our VSAT network :
- Leading global coverage
Our network is ready for the future with HTS (High Throughput Satellites). Our maritime solutions use the iDirect platform and their latest X7 modems giving us a seamless pathway to Velocity and HTS technology.
- Flexible, competitively priced packages
We offer a wide range of flexible packages with mix and match options for airtime and hardware, to suit specific requirements for different vessels and fleets.
- Reliable L-Band back-up options with seamless Ku-band prioritization
L band backup ensures that our technical teams are notified of any problems and can seek a solution.
- CIR guarantees bandwidth across all packages. Service quality is guaranteed, unlike low cost VSAT solution that let you down when several vessels share the same pipeline.
- Flexible fair use policy
- Service Level Agreement of 99.5% network uptime
- 24/7 technical support
- Installation and support by high quality Maritime Technicians
Inmarsat Fleet Xpress VSAT with FBB 500
Fleet Xpress takes maritime communications to the next level, delivering the high data speeds enabled by Inmarsat’s Global Xpress Ka-band technology combined with the proven reliability of Inmarsat’s flagship FleetBroadband L-band service.
Fleet Xpress guaranteed global bandwidth ensures that ship owners and operators can improve business intelligence, enhance efficiency, performance and crew welfare, and in turn run their businesses more effectively.
FleetBroadband provides cost-effective voice and data delivered globally via the I-4 satellite and ground network, which maintains over 99.9 per cent network availability.
The reliability of the L-band service means it can provide unlimited back-up to the high-speed Fleet Xpress service, ensuring seamless global mobility. FleetBroadband delivers safety services to non-SOLAS vessels so that in an emergency vessels can immediately get through to a Maritime Rescue and
Coordination Centre (MRCC) by pressing the distress button or simply dialling 505.
Choose from a range of capabilities, bandwidth options and antenna sizes to suit your vessel needs.
Inmarsat Fleet One
Fishing, merchant and leisure vessels of any size can now access satellite voice and data services – flexibly and affordably.
Fleet One Global
Fleet One Global offers flexible connectivity for any size of vessel, available for one price anywhere on the world’s seas. Fleet One Global meets the voice and data needs of a wide range of users, from fishing and regional merchant vessels to global recreational seafarers. There is no vessel size limit.
Fleet One Global is flexible – you can de-activate and re-activate the service at any time so you only pay for it when you need it – making it ideal for both seasonal and regular users.
Fleet One Coastal
With Fleet One Coastal, recreational sailors and small regional fishing boat operators can access tailored airtime pricing in key coastal regions to keep costs down. The service is aimed at occasional users looking to stay connected without having to worry about cellular coverage or network roaming charges.
Competitive rates are available for prepaid use – ideal for one-off trips. Fleet One Coastal is available to vessels under 500 gross tonnage. Typical users are small fishing and leisure boats up to 24 metres.
Inmarsat C & Mini C
Used for distress and safety communications as well as fleet tracking, Inmarsat C and Mini C enable you to send & receive data messages of up to 32 kilobytes.
Iridium Pilot (Truly Global - 128 Kbps + Voice/SMS)
Powered by the world’s only TRULY worldwide L-Band Network, Iridium Pilot is the only reliable global connection for broadband voice and data maritime communications – delivering exceptional performance, durability and value, everywhere on the planet. Iridium Pilot is easy to install, has no moving parts benefits from an industry leading warranty program.
Iridium Pilot is backed by the Iridium Global Service Program (GSP), an industry-leading five-year limited manufacturer's warranty providing access to around-the- clock shipboard service at over 100 ports worldwide.
Ideal for the following applications:
- Sending emails
- Updating a loading report
- Filing a navigation plan
- Crew calling from one of 3 independent phone lines
- Posting on Facebook and Twitter
IridiumGO! Maritime Kit (Global – Dial Up Data + Voice/SMS)
Ideal for small vessels who only require basic connectivity. The IridiumGO! associated with dedicated apps provide weather maps, email, voice and SMS services through an extremely small terminal. This system operates via WiFi and requires an iOS or Android powered smart device.
Easy to install, easy to use, easy to live with – Glow gives you the coverage of the Iridium satellite network with the power of RedPort hardware and services. Ideal for small vessels.
Satellite-optimized voice, email, weather forecasts, social media and location sharing are at your fingertips, saving you airtime and connecting you easily. Plus, Glow is the world’s only marine-dedicated satellite phone with access to Iridium’s best service plans, including Unlimited and Double Data.
Satstation Extreme Dock for Iridium 9575
Designed specifically for the Iridium 9575, the extreme dock allows the user to make use of the phone's Emergency SOS feature for maximum safety. This dock not only charges the 9575, but also connects it to an external antenna via a connector on the bottom of the phone. With automatic stereo muting and car-ignition features, this dock is ready to be used in any vehicle.
Combined with a small outdoor Iridium Maritime antenna, this system will provide essential satcoms to any vessel.
KVH VSAT Ku Band
KVH VSAT Ku Band network offers a unique selection of Maritime satellite terminals enabling all types of vessels to have high speed data and voice connectivity via a VSAT network managed by KVH. Speeds are up to 10/3 Mbps (download/upload) connectivity with the new HTS service
KVH's unique value is its integrated customer support and warranty.
Available Internet and Voice Models:
- KVH V3 IP
- KVH V7 HTS
- KVH V11 HTS
Thuraya Maritime Broadband (Regional – 465 Kbps + Voice)
Two hardware options are available:
Thuraya Atlas IP For advanced users, this terminal provides merchant maritime, fishing, government and leisure users with a terminal that supports voice and broadband IP data connectivity at speeds of up to 444 kbps.
Thuraya Orion IP : This entry level maritime-specific broadband terminal, supporting data communications at speeds up to 444kbps.
Television at Sea
TV at sea requires expert installation and dedicated support. With KVH TracVision systems, there is a system for every yacht in HD or Regular Definition. TV SERVICES are provided by a third party.
TracVision HD11 : World's First Truly Global Satellite TV System with Full HD Support!
The KVH TracVision HD11 – a truly global satellite TV system with full support for HDTV entertainment. Designed with the modern yacht and advanced satellite technology in mind, this sleek, powerful, and easy-to-use 1-meter satellite TV system leaves every other system in its wake.
Advanced Technology for the Easiest Operation
The TracVision HD11 offers an unmatched suite of groundbreaking technologies, including 4-axis stabilized tracking, KVH’s TriAD™ Ka/Ku multi-band technology, and an advanced Universal World LNB, which enables the TracVision HD11 to be easily re configured to track any of the more than 100 satellites contained in its Worldwide TV satellite library. Best of all, it’s simple to use thanks to the free iPad®, iPhone®, and iPod touch® apps.
KVH TracVision HD11 – the satellite TV entertainment you desire, the satellite TV antenna your yacht deserves.
KVH’s rugged 60 cm (24 inch) TracVision® HD7 antenna is a breakthrough in marine satellite TV design. The system simultaneously tracks DIRECTV’s Ka- and Ku-band satellites so you receive high-definition programming from DIRECTV on your boat or yacht exactly the way you enjoy it at home.
Satellite TV for Everyone Onboard
KVH’s exclusive TriAD™ technology, enables the TracVision HD7 antenna to receive broadcasts from all three DIRECTV satellites at once so that everyone onboard can watch the channel they want, on whatever TV they want, whenever they want! Never again wait through lengthy satellite searches or be limited to the content from just one satellite at a time.
Industry-leading Technology with Great Features
Unique tri-rod dielectric feed for outstanding reception even when cruising offshore
Enhanced tracking algorithms coupled with stainless steel bearing construction delivers the best tracking available
User-friendly IP-enabled antenna control unit with TracVision iPhone®app provides easy setup and system control
Optional Tri-Americas LNB for seamless switching between services when traveling throughout the Americas
An 81 cm (32-inch) antenna providing worldwide coverage for yachts traveling offshore for extended cruising
A 60 cm (24-inch) antenna provides an extended coverage area that is perfectly suited for boats heading offshore for short or long voyages
A 45 cm (18-inch) antenna offers outstanding high performance tracking and reception for boats venturing offshore or to the islands
A compact 37 cm (14.5-inch) antenna for powerboats or sailboats frequenting cruising areas located within 100 nautical miles offshore
This ultra-compact 32 cm (12.5-inch) antenna is perfect for coastal cruising or sailboats