Satellite communications are vital for non-governmental organizations (NGO) and humanitarian aid agencies responding to emergencies, natural disasters and conflicts. ITC Global delivers the information and communications technology solutions that enable a faster, better-coordinated response by deployed teams in times of crisis.
Humanitarian initiatives are part of ITC Global’s culture. That’s why we partner with NGO and international organizations on the everyday front lines of humanitarian aid. Together, we develop high-quality, flexible communications solutions purposefully engineered for reliability in the times of greatest need. Our common goal is to mitigate the inherent logistical and budgetary constraints of these life-saving communications. Our creative connectivity solutions support missions including:
ITC Global serves organizations operating in the most demanding and remote environments. This puts us in a unique position to deliver critical communications to NGOs and international aid organizations responding to urgent situations around the world. Working with these organizations, we strive to:
Our technology-agnostic connectivity solutions are designed for each organization’s unique mission. With a network portfolio that delivers high-availability service anywhere, and the buying power to match it, we design cost-efficient solutions so that NGOs and aid groups aren’t forced to further stretch their often constrained resources.
We leverage the Panasonic Network to deliver solutions with:
“In the heart of the recent Ebola disaster, you responded with us in every possible way, providing much-needed technology in support of the first responder community serving those that were hit so very hard. Specifically, your support of a C-band system and a Ku-band trailer system and bandwidth during the Ebola crises helped make deployments possible and facilitated an expedited response and connectivity for those struggling to support the epidemic nature of the situation.”
“The ITC Global NOC team provided extra support as the training group tried to bring the VSAT system on line as well, working with the [Emergency Response Unit] over several days. The support helped create an ideal training environment and gave the team a unique opportunity to work with the NOC to troubleshoot and work through a real-world field comms setup.”
- The American Red Cross
For more than 4 years, ITC Global has provided VSAT services to the Red Cross in support of its disaster relief efforts. In 2015, ITC Global provided critical communications during response efforts for crises in the Philippines, Sierra Leone, and in Nepal, following the devastating 7.8 magnitude earthquake.
The organization is active in all areas of the oil and gas industry, including exploration and production, refining, distribution, petrochemicals, and power generation.
Bridgemans Services Group LP provides floating accommodation vessels for crews working anywhere around the world. Bridgemans’ Silja Europa vessel, deployed off the northwest coast of Australia, holds up to 220 crew members and leverages ITC Global for reliable communications capabilities.
Papua New Guinea, the least explored country on earth, hosts only a handful of expat hotels. In many cases, satellite and terrestrial services are very poor, leaving business travelers and other hotel guests with limited access to basic internet. For one such hotel, ITC Global’s broadband services have delivered improved connectivity, enabling the business to better serve its guests.
Enabling collaboration across non-profits and companies serving communities around the world with information technology solutions, NetHope received connectivity capabilities from ITC Global in response to the 2015 Tropical Cyclone Pam, which devastated the country of Vanuatu.
Enabling collaboration across non-profits and companies serving communities around the world with information technology solutions, NetHope and its partner organizations received connectivity capabilities from ITC Global in responding to the West African Ebola crisis.
When one of Europe’s largest oil and gas exploration and production companies needed to provide complete network communications for its large and diverse fleet of vessels and shore bases, they turned to ITC Global for a custom engineered global satellite network.
Subsea 7, a leading contractor in seabed-to-surface engineering, construction and services to the offshore energy industry, relied on ITC Global to provide a fully managed VSAT system, custom designed to support crew communications for its globally dispersed vessels.
A leading global resources company was seeking to develop its flagship MbalamNabeba Iron Ore Project. ITC Global provided a custom engineered satellite communications solution that is tailored to the requirements of their mobile remote field camps.
When one of the world’s largest mining exploration and development companies invested in integrated remote operated mining centers (IROC), they turned to ITC Global to provide a high-performance satellite network for their real-time operations and communications.
As a leading company in maritime and shipboard systems integration, RH Marine looked to ITC Global when they planned to develop a global satellite communications service for their client’s vessels.
Harkand is an inspection, repair and maintenance operator providing engineering, project management, ROV services, diving, survey and operating to offshore support vessels. ITC Global currently supports the diving support vessel Swordfish, the multi-purpose support vessel Viking Poseidon and subsea vessel Spearfish.