Wireless broadband solution: Coast-Link™

Coast-Link™ provides oil rigs, supply vessels and military ships with a local broadband solution so that these vessels are always connected around their home terminals and near coastlines.

Where is Coast-Link™ available?

Coast-Link™ is signaled from certain harbor and ports. These form the base stations for the bandwidth connection. Ships, rigs and large vessels can sail within a perimeter of 60 km to remain connected to these stations and to hold direct radio contact with the shore side office or to the harbor. Also, vessels can communicate with each other via broadband quality. The result? Offshore vessels are connected 24/7 via Coast-Link™. This enhances both business efficiency as well as crew welfare.

What are the two main benefits of Coast-Link™?

Firstly, Coast-Link™ can help you save costs as you are in complete control over your sea communication. You can use voice, data and Internet connectivity - up to 20 Mbps, to support your core business. Secondly, you can keep your crew happy by offering reliable and fast marine Internet. You know that a satisfied crew is vital for your business efficiency. Lastly, it does not interfere with other systems and remote or onsite supports is included and always available.

What offshore vessels and ships are suitable for Coast-Link™?

Coast-Link™ is suitable for the following vessels:

  • Offshore wind farms
  • Oil and gas rigs
  • Supply or support vessels
  • Ferry lines
  • Military ships and coast guard
Dedicated contact person
One account manager you can always turn to for support
Experience on board of ships
Our staff have all certifications and knowledge needed to work onboard
Quick set-up, maintenance and problem fixing
We're 24/7 available to help and aware of working in a time-senstive industry
Full Maritime VSAT package and IP connectivity
Our suite of technological solutions accommodate a variety of needs

What do Coast-Link™ Maritime WiMAX services entail?

  • We can set up all or one of thse three types of antennae for you: CPE GPS-Rotor tracked antenna system (for connectivity up to 60 km from the base station), the CPE Omni antenna (for connectivity up to 40km from the base station) and the USB laptop device (for connectivity up to 10km from the base station).
  • Ships can sail within a certain area and always be connected for voice, data and Internet via the maritime WiMAX services
  • Coast-Link™ Onboard Unit and satellite and 3G backup as the two connectivity links
  • Both remote and onboard service available (24/7)
  • The connection is spread out over different base stations
  • The harbors or home ports are connected via VPN or MPLS on fixed lines
  • A broad-band radio connection for a certain coastal area
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Contact details

Please call us using +31 88 646 0100 or email us via request@castormarine.com

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