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BMT system to enhance noon report data

BMT SMART, a subsidiary of BMT Group, has launched SMARTNOON, a system to deliver resolution vessel performance data based on noon reports.

{mprestriction ids="1,2"}Taking a vessel’s noon report as a starting point, SMARTNOON adds metocean data, AIS information and BMT SMART’s own analytics to provide better insights into operations, without the need for on-board installations and additional sensors.

The SMARTNOON application uses AIS data to provide a framework for noon report information that enables it to be modelled over the noon to noon period. This means that the metocean factors that contribute to overall vessel performance such as wind, waves and currents can be incorporated into performance analysis using BMT SMART’s SMARTFLEET product.

“We recognise that there are various motivations for vessel performance management. Whether it be centred around fuel efficiency, voyage performance or better reporting across the fleet, SMARTNOON is the perfect first step in the digital revolution for ship owners and operators who may be looking to implement a fully automated fleet-wide data collection system,” said Peter Mantel, managing director at BMT SMART.

“By using existing ‘small data’, namely the traditional noon reporting process and aligning with BMT SMART’s unique functionality, we can now bring top-tier performance analysis to new market segments, at near-automatic data logging system resolutions. Our focus is very much centred around outcomes – working closely with the customer to deliver valuable and tangible data insights that they can action.”

“We are launching this product at a price of $50,000 for 50 vessels, giving owners and operators the opportunity to explore the benefits of performance management at an extremely attractive price.”{/mprestriction}

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