July 4 - KVH Industries has acquired Videotel, a market leader in the provision of maritime training services via video, animation, e-Learning computer-based training (CBT) and interactive distance learning courses.

"The acquisition of Videotel is an important addition to our portfolio of services, targeting the needs of commercial seafarers and supporting our strategic vision of extending our maritime broadband service to include delivering premium content to vessels," said Martin Kits van Heyningen, KVH's chief executive officer.