Willy Battles Baffin Island Blizzards

Willy Battles Baffin Island Blizzards

Over the last couple of weeks, our favourite travelling journeyman installation specialist, Willy, has been up north on Baffin Island installing multiple 4.5m satellite dishes. His time up north started with digging all of their equipment out of a foot of snow, then reconstructing the pad for the first satellite. The next step was constructing […]

Galaxy Broadband Expands Current Teleport Operations

Galaxy Broadband Expands Current Teleport Operations

This spring Galaxy Broadband expanded their current Teleport operations. The decision was to move their existing Ku band network to the Galaxy Teleport/Head Office in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada.  Galaxy’s Mississauga Teleport uplinks not only 2 of their Ku services but also one of their C band networks. “This gives us better control and more flexibility […]

Galaxy SkyWATCH brings Netflix to remote camps in Canada

Galaxy SkyWATCH brings Netflix to remote camps in Canada

More than ever, remote camps are searching for ways to retain employees and offer a higher quality of life during recruiting. The top 3 demands are shelter, food and Internet/entertainment. Internet has become the connection to home and friends (Facetime), day to day bill paying (banking apps), product and services purchasing (Amazon) and entertainment (Netflix). […]

Member of Galaxy’s Installation Team Dances With Wolves

Member of Galaxy’s Installation Team Dances With Wolves

For over 25 years, Galaxy has been selling and installing their satellite solutions all over North America. One of their Journey men installation specialist is Will Colbourne. Willy has been working with and for Galaxy for over 10 years and is currently stationed out of our Edmonton branch. Willy has travelled to every province and […]