maritime piracy secure communication with forces

BMP4 Signatories Procedures Regarding Vessel Communication Systems – Theory and Practice   As per IMO’s latest IMO MSC.1-Circ.1339, Circ.1390 and OCIMF’s Practical Measures to Avoid, Deter or Delay Piracy Attacks in all current HRAs, vessels about to transit the HRAs and their shipping companies’ HQs have to take several measures before entering the HRA. Regarding […]

Read More...

ASE anti piracy antenna vs. beam oceana 400 800 ISD710 isatphone pro iridium 9555 9575 pilot

Generic Satellite Communication Systems Used As Anti Piracy Communications – The Problems Piracy incidents persist in African waters and increased by 19% against ships in Asia. At the same time all bmp4 signatories have issued guidelines for ships about to transit within the HRAs. Over the years various  generic satellite communication systems have entered the anti […]

Read More...

Stream GPS Data from ASE Citadel ComCenter Antenna to Tablet In Citadel Room

Tablet Streams GPS Data In Ship Engine Room – The Need Anyone who’s spent a single hour on a ship engine room transiting the HRAs, knows how vital it is to: not only stay in touch with the outside world but, to also know their ship’s heading, speed and coordinates at any time What Happens In […]

Read More...

Smart ASE’ Iridium network versus Inmarsat’s generic network for anti-piracy solution network performance

In our previous post we discussed the physical problems with generic satellite antennas (like Iridium 9555, ST100, SC4000, Iridium Pilot, Inmarsat IsatPhone Pro, Oceana 400/800) that are used by vessels transiting the HRAs. In today’s post we will discuss about the satellite network itself for on-board anti-piracy citadel satcom solutions. And why the Inmarsat satellite […]

Read More...

Cable Length Problems of Docking Stations for Citadel anti-piracy ‘like’ SatCom Solutions

In today’s post we will discuss about problems caused by active cables of Docking Stations of anti-piracy ‘like’ security solutions, being connected to vessel’s satellite voice antenna and GPS antenna, thus delivering antenna cable issues. As discussed previously, shipping companies with vessels transiting High Risk Areas (HRAs), as turned up over the years…, equip their vessels mainly due […]

Read More...

IsatPhone Pro Citadel handset powers down…

Beam’s IsatPhone Pro Docking Station has been used, mainly due to its low-cost, by shipping companies as a mean of counter-piracy measures in relation to Citadel Satcom anti-piracy communications solution. The real problems though for adopting such a generic satcom voice low-cost ‘anti-piracy solution’ on-board for shipping companies’ ocean-going vessels transiting the High Risk Areas (HRAs) are […]

Read More...

IsatPhone Pro Citadel handset holds charge only for 5-6 hours…

Post Image

  Beam’s IsatPhone Pro Docking Station has been used, mainly due to its low-cost, by shipping companies as a mean of counter-piracy measures in relation to Citadel Satcom anti-piracy communications solution. The real problems though for adopting such a generic satcom voice low-cost ‘anti-piracy solution’ on-board for shipping companies’ ocean-going vessels transiting the High Risk Areas (HRAs) […]

Read More...

IsatPhone Pro Citadel Handset PCB of the power supply unit burnt…

Beam’s IsatPhone Pro Docking Station has been used, mainly due to its low-cost, by shipping companies as a mean of counter-piracy measures in relation to Citadel Satcom anti-piracy communications solution. The real problems though for adopting such a generic satcom voice low-cost ‘anti-piracy solution’ on-board for shipping companies’ ocean-going vessels transiting the High Risk Areas (HRAs) are […]

Read More...

Successful Citadel SatCom Steps

Marisatcom Satellite Communications, apart from supporting all its customers on a worldwide basis, on both pre-sales and post-sales, has done and keeps doing many successful Citadel SatCom anti-piracy projects worldwide; on existing fleet vessels on new-builds at shipyards (from the design phase all the way to end-user installation) fleet replacements We strongly believe that the […]

Read More...

BEAM RST055A UPS backup anti-piracy solution circuit board regulator parts ‘burnt’…

Beam’s IsatPhone Pro Docking Station has been used, mainly due to its low-cost, by shipping companies as a mean of counter-piracy measures in relation to Citadel Satcom anti-piracy communications solution. And when adding to a generic satcom voice solution (that indents to cover the vessel’s satcom security systems) a generic UPS backup solution… well the […]

Read More...