Tag: <span>Data</span>

DTN and OrbitMI partner up to enrich weather data
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DTN and OrbitMI partner up to enrich weather data

Data, analytics and technology company DTN has partnered with OrbitMI to provide weather data via Orbit, the company’s software-as-as-service (SaaS) product. Orbit aggregates and integrates data from vessels and existing shore-based systems, amplifies it using machine learning and activates it through dashboards, alerts and actionable insights delivered in real-time via desktop, tablet and smartphone. In the...

ABS adds advanced weather forecasting to My Digital Fleet
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ABS adds advanced weather forecasting to My Digital Fleet

ABS has announced that it is introducing on-demand, high-resolution historical and forecast weather data on its ABS My Digital Fleet risk management platform together with weather service provider, Meteomatics.  This latest addition to the ABS My Digital Fleet Alliance Program unlocks weather data that enables actionable insights for users to help them understand and lower...

Baltic Exchange adds CO2 emissions data to dry bulk routes
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Baltic Exchange adds CO2 emissions data to dry bulk routes

To support the shipping industry’s decarbonisation drive, the Baltic Exchange has calculated a set of indicative CO2 emissions figures and Energy Efficiency Operating Indicator (EEOI) reference values. Initially these cover the standard Baltic vessels trading on the various dry bulk routes for which we provide spot freight assessments.  Over time, it is hoped that this...

Using AI and machine learning to optimise vessel health
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Using AI and machine learning to optimise vessel health

Seattle-based ioCurrents is pioneering a new artificially intelligent (AI) platform that combines digitalisation and machine learning in real-time to provide actionable insights on ship performance optimisation.  Digital Ship caught up with Cosmo King, co-founder and CIO to find out more. Thanks to advancing technology, greater and more accurate data on vessel performance is available to...

Breaking the silos: How Stena Bulk spin off is helping shipping firms unravel data
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Breaking the silos: How Stena Bulk spin off is helping shipping firms unravel data

Aggregating data that are locked up in multiple systems is essential for effective vessel performance management. This is an objective worth pursuing, however it will require shipping companies to demand more from their vendors and for solution providers to collaborate, if vessel performance goals are to be met, says CEO of OrbitMI Ali Riaz.  Speaking...

Exceeding expectations on AIS data quality
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Exceeding expectations on AIS data quality

AIS message volume has grown tenfold in a decade and increasing demand means new solutions are needed, writes exactEarth CEO Peter Mabson. The Automatic Identification System (AIS) has fundamentally changed the landscape for monitoring in the maritime domain in a relatively short time. Since its inception as a short-range collision avoidance system, AIS tracking technology...

METIS adds electric profiling functionality to vessel performance analytics
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METIS adds electric profiling functionality to vessel performance analytics

METIS Cyberspace Technology has launched an Electrical Power Profile evaluation application to its vessel performance analytics tools. The new METIS Electrical Power Profile Overview functionality responds to growing market interest in the benefits of installing alternative electrical power sources to auxiliary engines as a cost-effective and sustainable way of covering energy needs during port operations....

Furetank deploys AI-powered performance management solutions from OrbitMI
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Furetank deploys AI-powered performance management solutions from OrbitMI

Swedish shipping company Furetank Chartering has chosen to deploy OrbitMI’s AI-powered vessel performance management platform ‘Orbit’ across its fleet of product and chemical tankers. During a pilot using Orbit on three vessels, Furetank significantly increased control over bunker consumption and increased productivity due to improved planning and coordination of all commercial activities. OrbitMI, an independent...

Optimarin turns ballast water treatment digital with new tool
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Optimarin turns ballast water treatment digital with new tool

Norwegian tech company Optimarin has launched a new digital tool that provides real-time monitoring of ballast water treatment systems (BWTS). The solution generates data and automatically transfers it from ship to shore for analytical purposes, helping to make ballast water treatment more effective and efficient, and enabling easier regulatory compliance. The tool connects the BWTS...

Fuel testing firm acquires digital services company Yxney Maritime
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Fuel testing firm acquires digital services company Yxney Maritime

Marine fuel testing company VPS has acquired Yxney Maritime, specialists in data-driven decarbonisation. This acquisition is part of VPS’s strategy to support the marine industry’s efforts to decarbonise and operate more sustainably. It also expands VPS’s growing digital services offering. Yxney’s advanced analytical software, Maress, provides vessel owners and operators the insight needed to decarbonise...

Marinvest installs Vessel Insight on five tankers
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Marinvest installs Vessel Insight on five tankers

Swedish ship management company Marinvest has signed a contract with Kongsberg Digital to roll out Vessel Insight to optimise performance and reduce emissions on five of its 10 oil and chemical tankers. The installations have already commenced. Marinvest have been using Kongsberg Maritime’s Autochief 600 propulsion control system for five years, leveraging its Fuel and...