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Commercial Maritime

Fast, reliable broadband connectivity at sea

Enabling digital transformation for commercial maritime

We help the world's leading maritime service providers guide their customers through digital transformation, with bandwidth that can power the new generation of applications and services.

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Extraordinary Everywhere

Connectivity at Sea

2 - 4 hours per day spent online by the average seafarer
40% of commercial shipping crew would change employers to receive internet at sea
1.41 Mb/sec average VSAT bandwidth required by a merchant vessel in 2029

Providing managed data to power maritime connectivity

Powered by our expansive fleet of high-throughput and wide-beam satellites, coupled with our Skala Global Platform ground system, our commercial maritime offering enables ships of all sizes to capitalise on exceptional maritime connectivity.

We provide your customers with the network services they need to drive digital transformation, connect seamlessly to the cloud, and keep their crew safe and satisfied, no matter the type of vessel or destination.


Make Maritime Digitalisation a Reality

Enabling the connected vessel


Scale with customer demand

Our global geostationary high-throughput satellite fleet delivers data up to 20 times faster than conventional satellites, ensuring you can meet your customers’ requirements as they ramp up their digital initiatives.

Reach new markets

Make your service portfolio truly global: the expansive coverage of our multi-orbit satellite system and terrestrial IP network means no market is out of reach.

Provide tailored solutions to your customers

By ensuring that maritime service providers have access to the right communications infrastructure, we remove the complexity of providing broadband at sea.


Download the Solution Brief to find out:

  • how you can cost-efficiently scale your broadband service
  • how together with our partners, we continue to support the digital transformation
  • the approach we take to better serve our customers
Download the Solution Brief

Maritime News

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Press Release  | 29 Mar 2022

SES to Enable European Maritime Safety Agency RPAS Operations via Satellite

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Blog  | 21 Jun 2021

SES helps commercial maritime industry navigate their digitalisation journeys

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