NSML becomes first customer for JAWS application on KONGSBERG’s K-IMS platform
NLNG Ship Management Limited (NSML) has just signed a contract with Kongsberg Maritime (KM) to deliver Shell’s patented JAWS (Just Add Water System) draught and trim optimisation software across the entire NSML fleet of 11 LNG carriers (LNGC). JAWS will be distributed using Kongsberg Maritime’s K-IMS digital solution
Maran Gas adopts KONGSBERG’s K-IMS platform as basis for digitalisation strategy across its entire fleet
Maran Gas Maritime is to roll out our K-IMS Information Management System across its entire fleet. Comprising 40+ existing and newbuild LNG carriers, Maran Gas is one of the largest international ship-owning concerns, and integrating Kongsberg Maritime’s solutions into its digitalisation strategy and cyber security cements a long-standing collaboration between the two companies
OneOcean acquires further voyage planning capability
OneOcean, the leading software provider for the global maritime industry, has acquired Shipping Guides Ltd, the pre-eminent provider of data and information on ports globally. The Guide to Port Entry intelligence will be integrated into the OneOcean platforms, further enhancing OneOcean’s voyage planning capability
OneOcean appoints new Chief Commercial Officer
Adam has an extensive background in disruptive technology and holds specialist knowledge in complex software as a service (SaaS) solutions. With over 20 years of experience in high growth B2B environments, he has built commercial teams at scale using modern data driven insights and the latest tech stack available to sales, marketing and customer success today.
Inmarsat Passes 10,000-Vessel Fleet Xpress Installation Milestone as Data Demand Accelerates Superyacht Digitalisation
Inmarsat, the world leader in global, mobile satellite communications, has completed its 10,000th Fleet Xpress vessel installation.
Kongsberg Digital and MacGregor collaborate to verify the operational benefits of a high quality, standardised and secure digital service solution
Kongsberg Digital, part of KONGSBERG, and MacGregor, part of Cargotec, have entered into a collaboration agreement to test the interface of MacGregor’s OnWatch Scout condition monitoring and predictive maintenance service within Kongsberg Digital’s Vessel Insight data infrastructure solution.
Golden Energy Offshore and KONGSBERG collaborate to reduce operational fuel consumption by 20%
Norwegian advanced Offshore Service Vessel (OSV) owner and operator Golden Energy Offshore has reported that its long-term collaboration on vessel performance monitoring with Kongsberg Maritime and deployment of the containerised SAVe Energy battery system earlier this year is delivering operational fuel savings of 20%.
METSTRADE 2019: Inmarsat Introduces Yachting and Passenger Portfolio for the First Time at METSTRADE
On its METSTRADE debut, Inmarsat, the world leader in mobile satellite communications, is introducing its unique capabilities to deliver reliable and flexible connectivity globally for superyachts and yachts with its new Yachting and Passenger portfolio of services.
World-first package pairs Intellian satcom with Hyundai Global Service’s smart ship solution
Intellian, the global leader in mobile satellite communication antenna systems, has launched a satcom package for smart ships with marine engineering and service provider Hyundai Global Service (HGS), a subsidiary of the world’s No.1 shipbuilding company Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) group.
KONGSBERG and MAN Energy Solutions sign MoU for collaboration on common data infrastructure for maritime sector
KONGSBERG and MAN Energy Solutions have signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the purpose of exploring the potential for collaboration on a common data infrastructure for the maritime sector. The collaboration will broaden the value offering to vessel operators, improve return on investment in digital solutions and increase the adoption of secure connectivity.
Intellian’s pioneering v85NX antenna excels in Castor Marine tests
Dutch maritime connectivity and IT service provider Castor Marine has completed extensive network performance testing of the new Intellian v85NX, reporting that the world’s first Ku- to Ka-band convertible 85cm VSAT antenna system displays RF capabilities well on par with larger, heavier and more costly VSAT antenna system alternatives.
Inmarsat’s 2019 Superyacht Connectivity Report Forecasts Surge in VSAT Usage
New research has revealed that 80 per cent of superyacht professionals surveyed expect to use VSAT for more than half the time on-board within the next five years.
Australian Maritime College and KONGSBERG eye potential for VR training with renewed support program
Kongsberg Digital AS has cemented its long-standing position as the primary supplier ofsimulation software and hardware to the Australian Maritime College (AMC), with the recent confirmation of a new Long-Term System Support Program (LTSSP).
Hyundai Global Service and Intellian sign strategic partnership in satellite communications
Intellian, the global leader of mobile satellite communication antenna systems, signed a strategic partnership in satellite communications with Hyundai Global Service (HGS), a marine engineering & service provider and subsidiary of world’s No.1 shipbuilding company Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) group, on July 15 at Centum Science Park in Busan, Korea.
KONGSBERG launches data infrastructure solution to accelerate digital transformation of the maritime industry
At Nor-Shipping this week, KONGSBERG will unveil Vessel Insight, a unique subscription-based service addressing the key challenges for digital adoption in the maritime industry. Vessel Insight’s secure and cost-efficient data infrastructure enables ship owners, managers and operators to unlock the value of their data.
DOF, KONGSBERG, SINTEF Ocean and NORCE join forces to deliver ‘Intelligent Efficiency’ for offshore operations
Kongsberg Maritime has formed a partnership with DOF, SINTEF Ocean and NORCE, which aims to reduce fuel consumption and greenhouse gas emissions for complex offshore operations, while streamlining fleet-wide maintenance.
Reflections From the Latest Master Mariner to Join ChartCo - Andy Millar, Gives His Views On Maritime Digitalisation
Andy Millar is an experienced maritime professional and master mariner with extensive cross-cultural experience gained by working with global customers, local organisations and partners worldwide. Andy was formerly at Wilhelmsen Ships Service and Survitec and has a proven track record of driving sales growth and profitability across multiple business areas.
New Kongsberg Maritime application enables Bureau Veritas to successfully complete the first ever ‘DP Digital Survey’
Kongsberg Maritime, Bureau Veritas (BV) and offshore service provider BOURBON have announced the successful testing of a new solution for DP (Dynamic Positioning) system performance and redundancy audits – a first in the maritime industry.
Tone-Merete Hansen nominated as one of Norway’s most powerful tech women
Kongsberg Digital Senior Vice President for Maritime Simulation, Tone-Merete Hansen has been awarded a position on the list of Norway's 50 most powerful up and coming tech women.
Met Office joins Kognifai Partner Program to offer weather and ocean data on Kognifai
Met Office has signed a partner agreement with Kongsberg Digital to offer meteorological and oceanographic data to customers, independent software developers and other users of the Kognifai ecosystem in the maritime market.