Tag: Data Management

Creating value from ship data
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Creating value from ship data

Choosing performance monitoring tools that enable valuable data to be created at each stage of a vessel’s performance evaluation process is challenging, but fundamental to improving fleet performance, says Dr Serena Lim, chief scientific officer, Ascenz Solutions There are numerous digital technologies and monitoring tools that are capable of generating vast quantities of data to help...

Improving equipment performance
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Improving equipment performance

Gaining insight into a vessel’s fuel consumption often requires looking at data that is generated from advanced equipment such as sensors and flow metres. However, equipment is not always accurate and 100 per cent reliable, which raises questions around the value of the data in decision-making. A panel discussion hosted by VPO Global and led by...

Successful data mining – the maritime sector’s golden nugget?
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Successful data mining – the maritime sector’s golden nugget?

Shervin Younessi, technical manager of Royston Power Generation, explains how real time data synchronisation and big data analytics have an essential role in monitoring vessel energy efficiencies, reducing fuel consumption and controlling emissions. With the digital evolution in the marine industry gathering pace to help tackle the challenge of new regulations and sustain more energy...

Royston links fuel management system with Opsealog smart data platform
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Royston links fuel management system with Opsealog smart data platform

Royston Diesel Power has set up a new arrangement that links its enginei electronic fuel management system (EFMS) directly with the Opsealog’s maritime smart data analysis platform. Compatibility of the two systems means that the automatically generated fuel consumption and other engine performance data provided by enginei can now be incorporated directly into the Opsealog...

OSM launches OSM ON to help unlock the full value of data
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OSM launches OSM ON to help unlock the full value of data

Ship management company OSM Maritime has launched a portfolio of ‘industry first services’ with the introduction of OSM ON. The OSM ON product utilises the company’s recently opened Maritime Operations Centre in Singapore, which digitally connects all vessels under OSM management, and all activities with real-time visibility and transparency to provide 24/7 response and risk...

Why data is key to a clearer view of vessel safety performance
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Why data is key to a clearer view of vessel safety performance

Port State Control inspection records suggest safety standards are improving, but a closer examination reveals areas for improvement, says Paul Stanley, CEO, Global Navigation Solutions. Transparency of data is key to improving safety in shipping and at first sight, the statistics suggest that the industry is on the right course in terms of compliance. In...

The three P’s of vessel performance optimisation
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The three P’s of vessel performance optimisation

Columbia Shipmanagement has a vision for fully connected vessels with near real-time information exchange, strengthened processes, decision-making and value creation for customers through end-to-end voyage optimisation. Pankaj Sharma, Columbia Control Room manager, Columbia Shipmangement believes that three aspects are critical to achieving this vision – implementing a scalable platform, ensuring the right people are working...

Pragmatism should drive the adoption of digital agendas
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Pragmatism should drive the adoption of digital agendas

By focusing on a select group of commercially impactful digital solutions, enriched by customer input, near-term benefits are achievable; Dennis Mol, vice president, Digital and New Business Transformation, MacGregor, explains how. When seafarers were being lost as sea because of leaking wooden hatch covers, MacGregor solved the problem by inventing and manufacturing the industry’s first...

Data analytics platform raises $5m in Series A-1 financing
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Data analytics platform raises $5m in Series A-1 financing

Maritime data analytics company ioCurrents has raised $5 million in Series A-1 financing led by Imagen Capital Partners to facilitate immediate roll-out of ioCurrents’ MarineInsight data analytics platform. MarineInsight gathers, analyses and transmits data in real-time over cellular, satellite or WiFi allowing local and remote operators to gain operational insights through an easy to use...

Navis launches smart tech to optimise planning and visibility
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Navis launches smart tech to optimise planning and visibility

Navis, part of Cargotec Corporation has unveiled, ‘Navis Smart,’ a technology that provides new ways to capture, process, and standardise data to optimise planning, visibility and asset utilisation. Navis Smart connects Navis solutions, applications and data from the ocean carrier and terminal side of the portfolio. The technology captures and standardises data and improves real-time...

GreenSteam delivers double-digit fuel savings
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GreenSteam delivers double-digit fuel savings

GreenSteam, a company that provides machine learning based vessel performance solutions, has reportedly achieved double-digit fuel savings for its customers. GreenSteam’s machine learning based Discover solution and associated services analyse whole or partial fleets for potential fuel savings and help customers to set plans and targets to assist with investment decisions. An initial data-based survey...

MAN launches real-time data analysis platform
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MAN launches real-time data analysis platform

MAN Energy Solutions has introduced a new digital platform, MAN CEON to collect and evaluate operating and sensor data and monitor in real-time marine engines, turbines and compressors. The new digital platform integrates data and information from MAN machinery and its operational environment and uses intelligent analysis tools for evaluation and forecasting. The platform is...