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Rapidly deployable Large Area WiFi solution boosted by federal grant awarded to Pivotel, Connectivity Innovation Network and Roobuck

Brisbane Australia, 4th July 2024

Pivotel, CIN and Roobuck have been awarded a grant of $1.5 million under the TDRI program..........more


Pivotel to acquire wholesale voice and messaging specialists Voicehub

Brisbane Australia, 11th June 2024

Pivotel announces that it has entered into an agreement with Swoop Limited (ASX:SWP) to acquire its wholesale voice division, Voicehub..........more


Pivotel unveils cutting-edge CommsLink Trailer at Beef2024

Rockhampton Australia, 8th May 2024

Pivotel, a leading provider of satellite and mobile communication solutions across Australia and New Zealand, has introduced the ecoSphere® CommsLink product range at Beef2024..........more


Pivotel to showcase agricultural connectivity solutions at Beef2024

Brisbane Australia, April 11th 2024

Pivotel, a leading provider of regional, rural and remote communication solutions has announced its involvement as a supporting sponsor of Beef2024, a week-long exhibition and celebration of all facets of the industry..........more


Now is the time to secure half-price digital farming technology with Pivotel

Gold Coast Australia, December 8th 2023

With the recent announcement of the Federal Government’s On Farm Connectivity program, there has never been a better time for primary producers to team up with leading telecommunications provider Pivotel...........more


Mobile boost for Brewarrina and Wilcannia

Sydney Australia, February 24th 2023

The communities of Brewarrina and Wilcannia will benefit from a boost to mobile coverage thanks to the NSW Liberal and Nationals Government’s landmark $5.5 million agreement with OneWiFi and Pivotel, announced today...........more


Pivotel and Shell V-Power Racing Team launch new partnership

Gold Coast Australia, January 27th 2023

The Shell V-Power Racing Team has today announced a new multi-year partnership with rural, remote and critical communication specialists Pivotel..........more


Pivotel to power CIN’s innovative WiFi project

Gold Coast Australia, November 17th 2022

Critical communication specialists Pivotel today announced their involvement in a project initiated by the NSW Government’s new Connectivity Innovation Network (CIN) to develop and trial an innovative WiFi network solution intended to solve the connectivity challenges currently faced by emergency services and regional communities.........more


OneWeb Appoints Pivotel as distribution partner for Australia and New Zealand roll out

Gold Coast Australia, October 26th 2022

Service will provide high-speed, reliable satellite internet connectivity to remote areas across the region...........more


Pivotel to keep LifeFlight connected as they save lives

Gold Coast Australia, May 25th 2022

Queensland based critical communication solutions provider Pivotel has today announced the renewal of its partnership with LifeFlight Australia, a world leader in aeromedical care...........more


Pivotel takes home two awards for its innovative approach to rural and remote communications

Gold Coast Australia, November 22 2021

Gold Coast based telecommunications provider, Pivotel, was the major winner at the 2021 Gold Coast Business Excellence Awards. The company took home the city’s overall Business of the Year Award, as well as the Mayor’s Innovation GC Award for its innovative approach to communication and connectivity services.............more


Pivotel and SkyFive to bring high-speed Internet to the skies of Australia

Gold Coast Australia, October 28th 2021

Leading rural and remote communication solutions provider Pivotel has today announced plans to make Australia one of the first countries after the European Aviation Network (EAN) to truly experience broadband connectivity in the sky............more


Satellite solutions set to bolster Agritech industry

Gold Coast Australia, October 2021

The Australian Agritech Association (AusAgritech) has partnered with leading remote communication solutions provider, Pivotel, to expedite the deployment of technology into Australia’s agricultural sector...........more


Pivotel acquires a 5 percent stake in Ceres Tag

Rockhampton Australia, May 20th 2021

Ceres Tag announces it has sold a 5 percent stake to Australian-owned satellite, mobile technology and remote connectivity company Pivotel, in a deal believed to be worth about $2.5 million...........more


Pivotel launches new remote network set to revolutionise agriculture sector

Gold Coast Australia, March 23rd 2021

Leading remote communication solutions provider Pivotel has today launched two new 4G community networks in the Wickepin and Mount Barker regions of Western Australia, providing vital connectivity to farming families not serviced by reliable mobile coverage...........more


Enhanced Regional Connectivity with New Satellite Ground Station in Dubbo, NSW

Dubbo Australia, December 14th 2020

Pivotel and SES today announced they have signed an agreement to build a new satellite ground station at the Pivotel teleport in Dubbo, New South Wales. The ground station will support O3b mPOWER, SES’s next-generation non-geostationary (NGSO) constellation and enable the delivery of enhanced telecommunication services...........more


Pivotel takes home win for innovative worker safety and asset monitoring system

Gold Coast Australia, November 30th 2020

Gold Coast based telecommunications provider, Pivotel, has been awarded the Mayor’s Innovation GC Award at the 2020 Gold Coast Business Excellence Awards for its world leading enterprise worker safety and asset monitoring solution, Tracertrak............more


Pivotel blocks Puppy Scammers using Pivotel numbers

Gold Coast Australia, August 27th 2020

Pivotel has become aware that scammers may be using Pivotel mobile numbers for voice and SMS messaging associated with online pet scams...........more


New alliance set to offer Australian farmers enhanced visibility, efficiency, and sustainability of their water supplies

Gold Coast Australia, July 24th 2020

Inmarsat, the world leader in global, mobile satellite communications, has entered into an agreement with Farmbot Monitoring Solutions (Farmbot), a leading provider of Internet of Things (IoT) solutions to the agricultural industry and Pivotel, Australia’s leading provider of mobile satellite services...........more


Aussie explorer creates polar history with successful Antarctica mission

Antartica, January 9th 2020

After seven years in the planning, Australian explorer Dr Geoff Wilson has kite-skied into history by completing the longest solo and unsupported journey in a polar region, covering 5,306km (3,297 miles) in Antarctica...........more


Advanced satellite technology enables first live feed from Pole of Inaccessibility

Antartica, December 11th 2019

Queensland adventurer Dr Geoff Wilson has become the first Australian to reach The Pole of Inaccessibility on the Antarctic Plateau. It is his first record-breaking milestone on “The Longest Journey” mission in Antarctica...........more


Innovative water monitoring technology takes out win at ACCOMs

Gold Coast Australia, August 16th 2019

Leading mobile satellite solutions provider Pivotel and Agtech start-up Farmbot have been awarded Satellite Provider of the Year at this year’s ACCOM Awards for their innovative remote water monitoring solution, Farmbot...........more


QLD based telco awarded best technology innovation and declared one of Australia’s Most Innovative Companies

Sydney Australia, August 9th 2019

Mobile satellite communications company, Pivotel, has been awarded the best technology innovation and listed among the Australian Financial Review’s Most Innovative Companies for its custom-built mobile network named ecoSphere®...........more


Double US acquisition pivots Aussie telco Pivotel into North America, Latin America and Europe

Sydney Australia, August 1st 2019

Australia’s fourth largest mobile carrier Pivotel has this week acquired two US-based mobile satellite solution businesses, MVS USA Inc. and Explorer Satellite Communications Inc., through its US based subsidiary Pivotel America Inc., significantly increasing its scale in North America and opening new markets in Latin America and Europe...........more


Pivotel Group appoints Gold Coast telco expert to drive APAC expansion

Gold Coast Australia, March 8th 2019

The Gold Coast Innovation Hub’s executive in residence and former Director of Strategy and Innovation at Optus, Samantha Kennedy, is now spearheading Pivotel Group’s operations in the newly created role of Head of Australia, New Zealand and Asia Pacific business...........more


Iridium Certus goes live: $3 billion NEXT satellite constellation launch complete

Gold Coast Australia, January 21st 2019

Leading telecommunications provider Pivotel has today congratulated Iridium Communications Inc. on the commercial launch of its Iridium Certus broadband service, enabled by the company’s new $3 billion Iridium® NEXT satellite constellation...........more


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