Speedcast has that the corporate has been awarded a brand new multi-year contract to offer communications and onsite IT help companies at 4 operations camps for Sasol’s oil & fuel exploration and nicely supply camps working in Mozambique.
This contract marks Speedcast’s first venture for this South African-based buyer and the sixth venture in Mozambique, the place Speedcast was the primary to market within the institution of a neighborhood entity, Speedcast Mozambique Lda. Underneath this entity, Speedcast will ship a variety of fully-managed companies to Sasol’s 4 base camps housing crew engaged on exploration and nicely supply tasks in-country. The answer is ready as much as account for potential harsh climate with C-band VSAT connectivity in addition to terrestrial fibre optic backhaul, satellite tv for pc telephones and a terrestrial radio infrastructure together with cellular information backup and moveable radio over IP utilizing Inmarsat BGAN. Worth-added options embrace inner and exterior voice companies, Wi-Fi and crew welfare communications to every website. Speedcast will present 24/7 onsite IT help managing web, firewalls, doc storage, printing, VoIP and teleconferencing.
“Sasol has made a big funding in exploration in Mozambique, and we’re proud to be the supplier chosen to help their vital operations and IT companies in-country,” says Keith Johnson, Speedcast’s EVP of Vitality. “We had been referred to this buyer by one other one in every of our long-standing international Vitality prospects, which is really an honor and a mirrored image of the standard of service our prospects expertise working with the Speedcast workforce. We stay up for a protracted and mutually rewarding partnership and attempt to deliver the very best out there networks and expertise options to Sasol, to maximise their funding on this rising area.”
The primary camp will probably be accomplished and commissioned in November 2019, adopted by extra websites in 2020. Extra companies will probably be commissioned because the venture scope progresses.