Bernhard Schulte Shipmanagement (BSM) and World-Link Communications have announced that World-Link will acquire BSM’s telecommunication services business, Telaccount Overseas.
The maritime satellite provider will acquire Telaccount Overseas with immediate effect, in a deal that World-Link says will strengthen its portfolio.
”We are delighted to announce the acquisition of Telaccount Overseas which is the culmination of a 20 year old relationship with the Bernhard Schulte Group, and will further strengthen our partnership with one of the most prestigious shipping companies in the world,” said Asad Salameh, president of World-Link Communications.
“Telaccount Overseas is an established and highly reputable telecommunication services provider to more than 1,000 vessels worldwide. We will ensure that these vessels continue to be served with the highest level of customer support, in addition to current and future customers of BSM benefiting further from World-Link’s advanced technology, systems and service capabilities.”
“This agreement will benefit our customers and crew by unifying communication systems’ capabilities across our fleet and we are pleased to be selling Telaccount Overseas to our long-time partner and service provider, World-Link” said Mr N. Aschmann, BSM CEO.