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Neste Shipping selects Marorka for chartered fleet

Ole Skatka Jensen, CEO, Marorka, and Jacob Granqvist, Neste’s Chartering Operations Manager at the signing of the contract Ole Skatka Jensen, CEO, Marorka, and Jacob Granqvist, Neste’s Chartering Operations Manager at the signing of the contract Marorka

Neste Shipping, a subsidiary of Finland-based Neste, has signed an agreement for the lease of energy management solutions from Marorka to improve the efficiency of Neste Shipping’s chartered tanker fleet.

{mprestriction ids="1,2"}According to Marorka, the agreement is one of the first in the world where energy management solutions will be deployed on third party ships and leased on a subscription basis with additional service packages.

The Marorka system will be deployed onboard every ship that Neste Shipping charters to collect real-time data. Using the Marorka Online platform, Neste Shipping will be able to monitor fleet-wide performance from ashore.

All vessels chartered will be fitted with a uniform system, regardless of the ship’s origin or ownership. The leasing agreement includes all hardware and software as well as customer and advisory services.

“This agreement with Neste Shipping is a benchmark agreement within the charterers’ market,” said Ole Skatka Jensen, Marorka CEO.

“It shows that data-driven, energy management matters to companies chartering in ships from third parties as much as to companies operating or chartering out their own ships.” 

“Companies which charter ships usually have to bear significant energy costs. Marorka’s solution can help them realise significant returns by basing their management decisions on real-time data.”{/mprestriction}

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