Archive for the ‘IT and Communications’ Category

Navis to Unveil New Solutions and Upgrades at SMM 2018

Navis to Unveil New Solutions and Upgrades at SMM 2018
Maritime Industry Leaders Unite in Hamburg To Showcase Digital Advancement in the Industry  Oakland, CA / Flensburg, Germany — August 14, 2018 —Navis, the leading provider of maritime software solutions for cargo operations and vessel performance, announced it will be exhibiting at SMM 2018...
August 14th, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Rising to the digital challenge in shipping

Rising to the digital challenge in shipping
Joint TT Club & McKinsey report concludes that the future is digital   ‘Brave new world?’ examines two potential future digital scenarios, one of which is termed ‘Digital reinvention’ Industry experts, looking at the future for the container transport industry over the next 25 years,...
August 6th, 2018 | Containers, IT and Communications, P and I Clubs, Technical, Technology | Read More

ShipServ delivers full integration solution to Francois Marine

ShipServ delivers full integration solution to Francois Marine
Most advanced ShipServ supplier solution to drive transactional efficiencies, increase customer retention and win more business l to r: Jason Low, Sales Manager, ShipServ, Dominic Fernandez, CEO, Francois Marine and Sharon Gill, Senior VP, Sales APAC, ShipServ LONDON – 2 August 2018: ShipServ, the...
August 2nd, 2018 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Helm Operations and ShipTracks Announce Integration Partnership

Helm Operations and ShipTracks Announce Integration Partnership
US industry heavyweights team up to integrate marine operations and AIS platforms, allowing better data-based decision-making in vessel operations. Victoria, BC – Marine operations software developer Helm Operations announced today that it has launched a new partnership with leading AIS data...
August 2nd, 2018 | IT and Communications, Shipmanagement | Read More

INTTRA adds Turkon Line to its Carrier Network

INTTRA adds Turkon Line to its Carrier Network
Parsippany, N.J., and Istanbul, Turkey, July 30, 2018 – INTTRA, the largest neutral network, software and information provider at the center of the ocean shipping industry, today announced the addition of Turkon Line, the latest regional carrier to join its rapidly expanding network. Turkon provides...
July 31st, 2018 | IT and Communications, Technical, Technology | Read More

Businesses expect Industrial IoT to boost their revenues by $154 million finds Inmarsat study

Businesses expect Industrial IoT to boost their revenues by $154 million finds Inmarsat study
Over a third struggle with connectivity issues to fully deploy Industrial IoT across the global supply chain 25th July 2018: The Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) is set to make a sizeable contribution to the global economy by 2023. This is according to a new global study launched today by Inmarsat...
July 25th, 2018 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

KVH surpasses 8,000 VSAT Systems shipped for global connectivity

KVH surpasses 8,000 VSAT Systems shipped for global connectivity
KVH’s V7 HTS terminal The milestone highlights KVH’s position as maritime VSAT market share leader providing satellite broadband connectivity to yachts and commercial vessels around the world MIDDLETOWN, RI – July 23, 2018 – KVH Industries, Inc., (Nasdaq: KVHI), announced that it recently...
July 23rd, 2018 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Navis to Equip Six River Box Ships with MACS3 Loading Computer

Navis to Equip Six River Box Ships with MACS3 Loading Computer
Loading computer approved by China Classification Society for inland waterway transport Oakland/Flensburg, July 19, 2018 – – Navis, the provider of the industry standard for loading computers for container vessels, has been selected to equip six 1,900 TEU fully cellular, gearless container vessels...
July 19th, 2018 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

COA launches re-designed website

COA launches re-designed website
The Container Owners Association has launched its new, re-designed, website – Members and other interested organisations are invited to visit it. See: www.containerownersassociation.org The aim of the new design is to provide easy access to the various activities that are being undertaken by the...
July 13th, 2018 | Associations, Communication, Containers, IT and Communications | Read More

Unstructured and complex data stifling progress in digitalisation says SHIPSERV

Unstructured and complex data stifling progress in digitalisation says SHIPSERV
Kim Skaarup, Chief Operating Officer, ShipServ Research shows maritime buyers are missing commercial opportunities to optimise procurement efficiencies and cut costs due to the industry’s challenge with the structure, fragmentation and complexity of data, as well as the ability to harness it   LONDON...
July 12th, 2018 | IT and Communications, News | Read More

Transas to promote fleet efficiency for Wilson Ship Management

Transas to promote fleet efficiency for Wilson Ship Management
The Transas Fleet Operations Solution increases navigational safety and efficiency Wärtsilä Corporation,  9 July 2018 at 12.00 noon EEST – Transas, a Wärtsilä company, has signed a landmark contract to supply a Fleet Operations Solution (FOS) to Wilson ASA, the Norway-based fleet operator....
July 9th, 2018 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipmanagement, Technical, Technology | Read More

The biggest challenges to IoT adoption in shipping have been overcome

The biggest challenges to IoT adoption in shipping have been overcome
IoT webinar panelists, l to r: Hans Ottosen, CEO of Danelec Marine, Mark Warner, Head of Marketing Communications at Inmarsat, Host: Martyn Wingrove, Editor at Marine Electronics and Communications, Ilmo Kuutti, President of NAPA, Vikrant Sharma, Lead Business Strategist at ClassNK The biggest challenges...
July 2nd, 2018 | Classification Societies, Health and Safety, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Accidents, Safety and Security, Technical, Technology | Read More

The Lloyd’s Register Safety Accelerator launches search for Safetytech Innovators

The Lloyd’s Register Safety Accelerator launches search for Safetytech Innovators
. The Lloyd’s Register Safety Accelerator innovation challenges offers trial funding and partnerships with leading marine and energy experts: Kotug and Gassco. Programme seeks safetytech innovators exploring the theme of human safety onboard ships and floating platforms. Winning startups will...
June 28th, 2018 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Safety and Security | Read More

Foss Maritime Centralizes Vessel Operations with Helm CONNECT

Foss Maritime Centralizes Vessel Operations with Helm CONNECT
Pictured (L-R) John Parrot, CEO Foss Maritime and Ron de Bruyne, Founder and CEO Helm Operations U.S. Marine Transportation and Logistics Services Provider Streamlines Fleet Management with Innovative Software Platform SEATTLE, Wash., June 27, 2018 – Foss Maritime has announced that it has kicked...
June 27th, 2018 | IT and Communications, Logistics | Read More

Sailors’ Society launches Wellness at Sea e-learning

Sailors’ Society launches Wellness at Sea e-learning
Wellness elearning site International maritime welfare charity, Sailors’ Society, has launched an online version of its widely respected Wellness at Sea coaching programme. The e-learning platform opens up the globally renowned course, which until now was only available in a classroom setting, to thousands...
June 21st, 2018 | Charity, Communication, Health and Safety, HR, IT and Communications, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore | Read More

Approval Explorer – a new search engine to identify, locate and contact certified service suppliers and product manufacturers

Approval Explorer – a new search engine to identify, locate and contact certified service suppliers and product manufacturers
The new Approval Explorer allows users to identify, locate and contact Bureau Veritas approved service suppliers or manufacturers Paris-La Défense, France, June 21, 2018 – Bureau Veritas Marine & Offshore today launched the latest addition to their end-to-end and integrated platform of digital...
June 21st, 2018 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipmanagement, Technical, Technology | Read More

New SEDNA Platform slashes transaction time and costs; provides new level of security

New SEDNA Platform slashes transaction time and costs; provides new level of security
… New version of transaction management platform saves companies millions of dollars through usability and speed efficiencies; reduces threat of cyber-attack through multi-factor authentication London, 18 June 2018 – SEDNA has launched a major update to its revolutionary transaction management...
June 18th, 2018 | Accountancy, Banking, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipmanagement | Read More

Travis Monson Becomes CEO at Callisto Agency Systems Co

Travis Monson Becomes CEO at  Callisto Agency Systems Co
Trevis Monson Shipping agency software supplier Callisto Agency Systems Co has appointed a new CEO to take its A3 product, which is designed to reduce the administrative workload and improve efficiencies for ship agencies, to the next level. ​After 15 years with Monson Agencies Australia, and over...
June 18th, 2018 | Company Profiles, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Person Profiles | Read More

INTTRA sets record transaction volume

INTTRA sets record transaction volume
Parsippany, NJ, June 14, 2018 – INTTRA, the largest neutral network, software and information provider at the center of the ocean shipping industry, today announced that May 2018 was a record month with more than four million requests for container bookings or shipping instructions processed on its...
June 15th, 2018 | Containers, IT and Communications | Read More

KVH Videotel Wins Multiple International Film Awards for “Cyber Security at Sea” Programme

KVH Videotel Wins Multiple International Film Awards for “Cyber Security at Sea” Programme
    James Cleave, Producer, for Videotel holding some of the awards. The maritime training film, a key component to KVH’s commercial shipping cyber security strategy, received five top awards KVH Videotel™ is delighted to announce that it has won a total of nine awards in four recent prestigious...
June 14th, 2018 | Awards, Events, Film Industry, IT and Communications, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Establishment of the Terminal Industry Committee 4.0 (TIC 4.0)

Establishment of the Terminal Industry Committee 4.0 (TIC 4.0)
Recognizing the need for the container terminal industry to prepare for the 4th industrial revolution and to further advance digitalization, an open group of 15 global private container terminal operators and port equipment manufacturers has recently met in Brussels on 30th May 2018 at FEPORT (The...
June 13th, 2018 | Containers, IT and Communications, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Logistics Service Provider B+S Logistik achieves rapid Ecommerce growth using Descartes pixi* Warehouse Management Solution

Logistics Service Provider B+S Logistik achieves rapid Ecommerce growth using Descartes pixi* Warehouse Management Solution
Logistics Service Provider B+S Logistik Achieves Rapid Ecommerce Growth using Descartes pixi* Warehouse Management Solution Descartes Systems Group (Nasdaq:DSGX) (TSX:DSG), the global leader in uniting logistics-intensive businesses in commerce, announced that B+S Logistik (B+S GmbH Logistik und Dienstleistungen),...
June 13th, 2018 | IT and Communications, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

FEPORT Position – Digitalisation in the Maritime Sector

FEPORT Position – Digitalisation in the Maritime Sector
Lamia Kerdjoudj-Belkaid Brussels, June 13th, 2018 – Ahead of the European Parliament public hearing on “Digitalisation in Transport” scheduled for 20 June, and in follow  up as  to FEPORT’s priorities for digitalisation  as communicated prior to the commencement of the Estonian Presidency...
June 13th, 2018 | European Union, IT and Communications, News, Organisations, Ports & Terminals | Read More

ABB to improve Edda Fides floating hotel safety with leading digital technology

ABB to improve Edda Fides floating hotel safety with leading digital technology
Edda Fides floating hotel vessel. Image courtesy of Edda Accommodation ABB has won a contract to supply an innovative ABB Ability™ Marine Advisory System – OCTOPUS marine software for one of the world’s most advanced floating hotel vessels for offshore operation. The 600-person accommodation vessel...
June 12th, 2018 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

OrderWise to Get Pretty Muddy for Cancer Research

OrderWise to Get Pretty Muddy for Cancer Research
OrderWise staff Nicola Smith, Hannah Wallis, Jade Wilson, Holly Johnson, Nikki Cairnie, Charlotte Hill and Zoe Wells who are all ready for the Pretty Muddy race. Nine brave women from OrderWise are set to get dragged through the mud in Cancer Research’s Pretty Muddy 5K Race for Lifeat the end of...
June 12th, 2018 | Charity, Events, IT and Communications | Read More