ITC Global has been awarded a multimillion dollar contract to provide remote offshore communications to two floating production, storage and offloading (FPSO) vessels in Western Africa, the company said.
The seven-year, USD6.5 million contract, awarded by Saipem, is part of the Kaombo Field Development Project in offshore Angola.
The ultra-deepwater contract is one of the most significant offshore projects in the world today, dedicated to developing oil deposits spread across six different fields with water depths of 1,400 to 1,900 meters (4,600-6,200 feet).
ITC Global provides satellite communications to the energy, mining, and maritime markets. companies in remote and harsh environments require communications with both global coverage and unwavering customer service. It operates 24×7 carrier-class networks across the Americas, Europe, Asia, Africa and Australia. It became a subsidiary of Panasonic Corporation in 2015.