Anchora Enterprises has been appointed as the official Service Provider for Southern Africa by global satellite communications brand, KVH.
From ship-to-shore communications, fleet management to crew welfare, the maritime industry has seen a significant increase in the demand for Satcom globally.
“Today’s ship owners are recognising the importance of connectivity to improve operational efficiency, safety and crew retention. It has become a necessity for seafarers to have better communication with their loved ones, as well as access to news and entertainment,” says Keith Govender, Anchora Enterprises Managing Director.
Keith adds: “The addition of KVH to our Satcom portfolio offers our clients access to premium, end-to-end connectivity solutions, as well as first-class service and support by our highly skilled technical team.”
Anchora Enterprises’ growing team has over 140 years of combined maritime industry experience, including extensive experience in the supply, installation and support of KVH products.
KVH Industries Regional Sales Manager (Africa), Bron Sykstus, is pleased to announce the appointment: “KVH offers clients a truly global sales and support network. It is key to identify regional service providers that understand the local market’s needs and challenges, and are well-equipped to offer the high level of support that KVH represents. We are pleased to announce the appointment of Anchora Enterprises as our official Service Provider for Southern Africa, and we look forward to continue delivering world-class solutions to the industry.”
KVH is a global leader in maritime satellite communications, delivering high-speed global coverage, flexible connectivity solutions and a vast selection of licensed content. KVH’s mini-VSAT Broadband satellite network is the world’s leading maritime VSAT service by units fielded.
“We are proud to be associated with a world-leading Satcom brand and honoured to represent KVH in Southern Africa. Congratulations to our team on this significant achievement,” says Keith.