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Free Satellite Internet "Soon"

By John Lee. Plans are reportedly progressing to launch a free ka-band satellite broadband service in Libya in the second quarter of 2018. UK-based Quika promises the world’s first entirely free high-speed satellite internet for consumers in developing countries. Its free plan will be funded by paid-for services for enterprises and internet providers. According to […]

New Oil Tenders

By John Lee. The National Oil Corporation (NOC) has advertised new tenders: Upgrading /Revamping HVAC Systems at DP3 & DP4 Platforms, Contract Area “C” Offshore (Bouri Field), Mellitah Oil and Gas Nitrogen Gas System Upgrading Project/EPIC [email protected] Recovery Plant / A-100 ( (Abuattifel) Field “Contract Area B”, Mellitah Oil and Gas Electrical power supply to […]

New Oil Tenders

By John Lee. The National Oil Corporation (NOC) has advertised new tenders: Work-over rig (Tibisti field), Harouge Oil Operations (HOO) Work-over rig (Amal field), Harouge Oil Operations (HOO) Catering and Cleaning Services, Mellitah Oil and Gas Satellite stations, Arabian Gulf Oil Company (AGOCO) (Source: NOC)

Italy to Provide Border Satellite System

Libya is use Italian expertise to build a satellite surveillance system to help secure its borders, according to a report from Reuters. Defence Minister Abdullah al-Thini told the news agency that Libya had contracted Italy's Selex, part of Finmeccanica, to start setting up a satellite-based surveillance system to monitor the border from the Mediterranean coast […]

Bentley Walker Extends Service to Libya

Bentley Walker, a service provider for broadband satellite Internet, is extending its service coverage towards Libya using Newtec’s Ka-band VSAT broadband platform and mainly deploying services using the MDM2200 IP Satellite Modem. The new service, which will deliver high speed broadband connectivity to Libya, is set to go live on September 26th and will provide […]

AGOCO Tender for Satellite Equipment

The Arabian Gulf Oil Company (AGOCO) has announced a tender for the supply and installation of equipment and materials for a new satellite stations at Sarir oil field (GC-2 & GC-4). (MTC 24\2013) Brief Project Description: Installation of two satellites at GC-2 and one satellite in GC-4 each with four new (6- slots) manifolds c/w […]

SpeedCast Launches New Ka-Band Service

SpeedCast has announced the launch of a new Ka-Band service to serve Libya and Afghanistan. The new service will provide dedicated Ka-Band capacity to meet customer requirements in the Libyan and Afghanistan markets. The service builds upon SpeedCast’s existing service offerings in the two regions, which includes both C-band and Ku-band services, and marks the […]

atrexx Launches Broadband Services to Libya

Satellite service provider atrexx Ltd has added a new service platform to its product portfolio, specifically targeted at meeting the broadband demand in Libya and in Afghanistan. Two Ka-Band spot beams of the recently launched Hylas 2 satellite from Avanti Communications, positioned at 31 degrees east, transmit atrexx' 2way2sat services. These services include a fast […]