MSC Signs On with Kongsberg Digital to ‘Digitalize’ 500 Ships

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Kongsberg Digital and also MSC has actually authorized an agreement for digitalizing MSC’s whole fleet including roughly 500 vessels with Vessel Insight.

“This is a very important contract for MSC as making our fleet more sustainable is one of our top priorities. With Kongsberg Digital and the Vessel Insight data infrastructure we will be able to optimize our vessel operations to become more effective, sustainable, and safer. The maritime industry is facing strict regulatory requirements to cut emissions and become more sustainable, and we are therefore very pleased and proud to have secured this contract. This is an important step on the way towards a greener operation”, claims Gianluigi De Maio, SVP, Manager of Fleet-Network-Terminal Efficiency, MSC.

“As the world’s largest shipping container line, MSC is playing a key role in facilitating trade all over the globe, but also in setting the standard in making the industry more sustainable through digitalization,”  said Hege Skryseth, president at Kongsberg Digital. “With Vessel Insight, MSC can contextualize data created by their vessels through our vessel-to-cloud infrastructure and use this to reduce emissions and optimize their entire fleet of container ships. Building on an already existing strong relationship with Kongsberg Maritime, Kongsberg Digital will continue to build products in cooperation with MSC.”

The 5-year contract consists of distribution of Kongsberg Digital ´ s information framework solution Vessel Insight and also Kongsberg Digital ´ sVessel Performance application on the whole MCS’s possessed fleet, including roughly 500 vessels, plus alternatives. MSC is currently an electronically fully grown delivery firm with several applications and also systems in position. By making use of Kongsberg Digital ´ s vessel-to-cloud information framework Vessel Insight, MSC will certainly have the ability to attain even more openness and also enhanced use of information.

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