About us, our missions and our goals
Our mission is to be a natural partner for our customers in providing them the high quality services and professional support they need. We focus on creating long-term relationships with our customers and some of our key customers have been with us for over 15 years.
Who We Are
Castor Networks is a leading Netherlands based satellite service provider and teleport operator. We provide VSAT and mobile satellite services to companies active in the Mining, Maritime and Energy industries, NGO's and Governments. Broadcasting customers benefit from live audio and video transmission services, downlink and transcoding services and uplinking of TV bouquets. Wholesale customers the satellite industry are served with Teleport services, Virtual Network Operator (VNO) services and Satellite Capacity leasing.
Once the satellite broadcasting division of the national telecom operator KPN, Castor Networks was created in 2005 following a management buy-out. Now privately financed, the company is based in De Meern, The Netherlands and is owner-operator of two teleports and a leased fibre network from which it provides services to an international client base.
Our mission is to be a natural partner for our customers in providing them the high quality services and professional support they need. We focus on creating long-term relationships and some of our key customers have been with us for over 15 years.
Castor Networks strategy is to expand its local presence into key geographical markets. It currently has offices in Johannesburg, South Africa and Juba, South Sudan to serve VSAT customers and in Malta to serve its Superyacht customer base. Recently we decided to open offices in Freetown, Sierra Leone and Congo DRC.
Castor Networks launches Castor Marine.
Castor Networks acquires Telstream Telecoms South Africa increasing its presence in South Africa.
Castor Networks South Sudan was established with an office, stock and dedicated staff in Juba.
Acquisition of the business and assets of Maqsat, a satellite service provider in the Netherlands specialized in providing VSAT services.