On board technology

Global innovation in technology, communications and onboard systems is moving forward at an incredible pace and it is nowhere more prevalent than with the technology companies within the yachting industry based in Spain

OmniAccess are global leaders in high-speed maritime VSAT satellite, 4G mobile data and PortMax (WiFi) connectivity. They provide fast (up to 450Mbps), flexible, cost-efective, global nextGen Broadbeam VSAT coverage to over 400 superyachts, cruise ships and research vessels. Your onboard experience is further enhanced with additional services such as UNITY. This is the ultimate all- in-one onboard appliance, it allows you to unify all your communications under one umbrella (VSAT, 4G/5G and WiFi). You are able to monitor and manage all network trafc, either through the intuitive applications touchscreen or the enhanced web interface.


3 Systems was established by three British yachtsmen in Palma de Mallorca, Spain in 1996. They started the first internet café in Mallorca and initially ofered the full spectrum of maritime electronic services in refit and repair including autopilots, GMDSS solutions, early chart plotters and satcom systems. By 2006, the directors foresaw that data communication was going to be a huge growth area at sea, so the company decided to focus on all things to do with ‘data’. Since then, the company has been at the forefront of pioneering and innovative marine technology.

They installed the first Sea Tel 4003 VSAT on a yacht, the first yacht specific VSAT service, the first Kymeta flat VSAT panel on a yacht and recently the Starlink Maritime system. e3 became part of Grupo Arbulu in 2012 and is now one of the nine top-level companies in the Group. Grupo Arbulu is a group of independent companies, each of which is a leader in marine electronics and satellite communications systems with over 500 people in 20 countries with more than 1,700 VSATs and L-band systems. Today e3 is a leading independent communications integrator with ofces in Europe and the USA and with over 40 partners worldwide. They supply global connectivity using GEO and LEO super broadband satellite services, 4&5G, IT and Networks, Cyber Security, TVRO and IPTV, VoIP, IP PBX, CCTV, technical and support services.


Based in Palma De Mallorca, the heart of the superyacht industry in the Mediterranean, E-Touch NavCom are an established part of the E-Touch Systems family, offering Navigation & Bridge works on all sizes of yachts throughout Europe. E-Touch Navcom also designs custom glass helm bridges, communications and AMS systems on new builds and refit projects. Working in partnership with and being warranty agents for FLIR, B&G, A&T, Furuno and Raymarine, all types and styles of yachts can be accommodated, offering all the latest touch screen automation and management of all systems on board the vessel.


A family business with over 30 years of experience specialised in radio surveys and safety radio equipment, offering a professional and comprehensive service to their customers. The technicians are highly qualified (Radiolectronic Officer 1st Class of the Merchant Marine and General Operator of GMDSS) with wide professional experience. They cover surveys in: Catalonia, Castellón, Valencia, Murcia, Balearic Islands, South of France and Monaco. If you need them to assist you in another location, do not hesitate to request a quote. The team at E. Latorre Mas works 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. They are approved by the Classification Societies LLOYD’S REGISTER EMEA and BUREAU VERITAS, plus for the Administrations that do not request them (Bermuda, Isle of Man, Malta, Cayman Islands, Marshall Islands, Cook Islands, Saint Vincent, etc.