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NAPA ship stability solution receives DNV GL type approval
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NAPA ship stability solution receives DNV GL type approval

Maritime software, services and data analysis provider NAPA has been awarded type approval by DNV GL for its latest loading computer, a ship stability solution that assesses damage in real-time to help crew make essential decisions on stability.   The type approval of the NAPA Loading Computer Type 4 and Loading Computer System Damage Control,...

NAPA adds data analysis expertise to MOL project
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NAPA adds data analysis expertise to MOL project

NAPA has joined Mitsui O.S.K. Lines’ (MOL) FOCUS project for enhancing the collection and application of ship operation data. FOCUS is a multi-year project developed by MOL with the aim of applying its operational data to develop digital applications that enhance the safe operation of its fleet and reduce its environmental impact. Additional partners include Mitsui...

BC Ferries goes electronic with NAPA logbook
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BC Ferries goes electronic with NAPA logbook

BC Ferries has opted for NAPA’s electronic logbook as a fleet-wide standard solution with the aim to decrease workload and human error. NAPA Logbook is a PC application that can be used from any onboard computer. Users can search any official logbook event for authorities, filter results with keywords, make calculations based on automation signals...

NAPA becomes first service provider for Ship Data Centre’s IoS Open Platform
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NAPA becomes first service provider for Ship Data Centre’s IoS Open Platform

NAPA has become the first service provider for ClassNK-owned Ship Data Centre’s Internet of Ships Open Platform (ShipDC IoS-OP). NAPA will provide ship performance analytics and voyage optimisation capabilities for the universal platform developed to share vessel operational data between stakeholders. The aim of the ShipDC IoS-OP is to create a new, digital maritime cluster...

NAPA partners with ChartWorld on AI-driven voyage optimisation
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NAPA partners with ChartWorld on AI-driven voyage optimisation

NAPA and ChartWorld have announced a partnership to provide artificial intelligence (AI) driven voyage planning and optimisation. The solution developed by both companies includes modules for evaluating the operational efficiency of past voyages, and then using this data to optimise the efficiency of future transits where there are similar variables and trends. Past voyages are...

Windstar optimises load with NAPA solution
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Windstar optimises load with NAPA solution

Windstar Cruises has chosen NAPA’s Loading Computer for installation across its entire fleet to manage stability and optimise fleet safety. Star Breeze, Star Legend, and Star Pride, as well as the unique sailing cruise ships such as the 4-masted Wind Spirit and Wind Star, and the 5-masted flagship Wind Surf will all be retrofitted with...

Carnival and NAPA extend service and product agreement
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Carnival and NAPA extend service and product agreement

Carnival Corporation and NAPA have announced a comprehensive service and product agreement extension covering Onboard NAPA Loading Computers, training certification for Carnival’s CSMART training facility, and a framework agreement for future deployments of NAPA solutions. Carnival has already adopted many of NAPA’s solutions such as electronic logbooks, voyage reporting, and flooding decision support systems, which...

INPEX opts for NAPA monitoring solution for LNG carrier fleet
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INPEX opts for NAPA monitoring solution for LNG carrier fleet

Japanese oil and gas exploration company INPEX CORPORATION has installed ClassNK-NAPA GREEN for monitoring operations on three of its liquefied natural gas (LNG) carriers. ClassNK-NAPA GREEN will verify the technical performance of the LNG carriers, two of which are to service the INPEX-operated Ichthys LNG Project, and the other to contribute to the Prelude LNG...

MOL signs fleet intelligence deal
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MOL signs fleet intelligence deal

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) has agreed a deal with Helsinki-headquartered NAPA, which will see the Finnish software developer provide performance analysis and reporting for 80 of MOL’s time-chartered bulk carriers. NAPA, which is owned by Japan’s ClassNK, will deliver its Fleet Intelligence system to the ships, combining proprietary data modelling with open source data and...

NAPA receives funding to optimise voyage planning services
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NAPA receives funding to optimise voyage planning services

NAPA has received major funding from INTENS, a VTT-coordinated Finnish research-industry collaborative consortium, which will be used to improve technical and operational performance of ships and lower their emissions. The funding will be used to optimise voyages, leading to savings in fuel and reductions in emissions. Captain Risto Kariranta, director, services, NAPA Shipping Solutions explained:...

The future of digitalisation in 2018
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The future of digitalisation in 2018

Ilmo Kuutti, President, NAPA Group  As we enter 2018, digitalisation is accelerating at an exponential rate. Driven by numerous factors including the reduction of costs, increase in availability, regulatory pressure, and the expectations of the industry’s next generation of digital natives, shipping is slowly but surely abandoning the status quo and embracing digital. However, despite...

Danelec Maritime and NAPA to offer end-to-end IoT cloud solution
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Danelec Maritime and NAPA to offer end-to-end IoT cloud solution

Danelec Marine has teamed up with NAPA to deliver a cloud-based Internet of Things (IoT) solution to give wider access to performance data and analytics and help optimise vessel performance. The new IoT solution will integrate Danlec Marine’s shipboard data collection and data transfer platform, DanelecConnect, with NAPA’s advanced analytics and optimisation tools. The result...