SeaBand releases new wireless tracking systems

(BOCA RATON, FL — December 11, 2007) SeaBand Satellite Communications LLC, a VSAT satellite provider to the global maritime industry, has released new product solutions in wireless tracking systems for the commercial shipping industry.

The new SeaBand ACT (Asset Container Tracking) system allows ship owners and operators with dry or refrigerated containers to provide real-time reports on their cargo from anywhere in the world. SeaBand ACT provides vital security information to cargo owners such as location, speed, opening of container doors, and weather conditions.
SeaBand’s MVM (Marine Vessel Monitoring) system is another proven solution of monitoring vessels of all types. Manufactured in compliance with SOLAS XI-2/6, the MVM’s worldwide Data Flow and Global Positioning Satellite capabilities protects, tracks, alerts, reports and communicates to and from anywhere in the world. SeaBand’s MVM employs redundant communications of satellite, microwave, and RF technology to ensure always on, worldwide reporting.
By Professional Mariner Staff