Tag: <span>Stowage</span>

iStow loading software completes integration with DNV’s Eco Assistant
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iStow loading software completes integration with DNV’s Eco Assistant

Indonesian start-up Pranala Digital Transmaritim has integrated its loading software iStow with trim optimisation software Eco Assistant (EA) from DNV.  The integrated solution has been installed onboard the Sei Pakning at SMI Shipyard in Cilegon, Indonesia to improve stowage planning and fuel efficiency. Stowage planning is instrumental for a ship’s safety and ensures IMO stability...

BV issues guidelines for the carriage of containers in bulkers
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BV issues guidelines for the carriage of containers in bulkers

Bureau Veritas (BV) has developed a formalised approach to support the safe carriage of containers in bulk carriers. BV’s Guidance for Studying and Preparing a Bulk Carrier for the Carriage of Containers provides operators with pathways based on analysis and a thorough understanding of safety, regulatory and operational requirements. The guidance was developed by technical...

OOCL chooses Navis StowMan to optimise stowage planning
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OOCL chooses Navis StowMan to optimise stowage planning

Hong Kong based Orient Overseas Container Line (OOCL) has chosen the Navis stowage planning software StowMan for stowing vessels in its container ship fleet. OOCL operates more than 100 container vessels between 21,400 and 2,900 TEU that are planned by stowage planners who are based in strategic planning regions. Using StowMan, vessel planners will be...