Since 2009, BlueTide Communications (BlueTide) has provided industry-leading expertise to the commercial VSAT communications market. Originally launched as the communications division of Environmental Safety Systems International (ESSI) Corporation, BlueTide Communications became a standalone company in 2014. With the same professionals, owners and passion for innovation, BlueTide Communications remains a trusted partner for its clients.
Powered by Hughes Network Systems, BlueTide's VSAT communications networks serve customers around the globe, including the Gulf of Mexico, Trinidad, Brazil, the North Sea, Africa, Europe, the Middle East and Southeast Asia. BlueTide provides primary and backup broadband satellite communications as well as a host of value-added services including live video surveillance, VPN, commercial-grade voice services, vessel tracking, cybersecurity and systems monitoring.
BlueTide’s customers are comprised of best-in-class international commercial maritime, shipping, energy exploration and production companies. Servicing crew and supply vessels, drilling rigs, production platforms, merchant shipping vessels as well as charter and leisure yachts, BlueTide delivers mission-critical communications support.
Headquartered in South Louisiana, with a regional office in Florida, BlueTide is situated in the heart of an energy and offshore service and supply corridor—possessing a deep and abiding appreciation for the highest level of service the VSAT communications industry demands.