Kongsberg adds VPS’ VESPER to Kognifai – Digital Ship

Kongsberg Digital has added vessel efficiency optimisation instrument VESPER to its Kognifai Marketplace. VESPER, a instrument developed by Vessel Performance Solutions (VPS) optimises operational effectivity via superior modelling and analytics to help present environmental reporting comparable to IMO DCS and EU MRV, and future regulatory necessities together with calculation, monitoring and trending of the CII.

VESPER’s options embrace environment friendly monitoring of enormous fleets, establishing a framework for steady optimisation in each the long- and brief-time period. Vessel efficiency indicators will be merged right into a single efficiency indicator for all the fleet while retaining the flexibility to drill down to particular person vessels, enabling organisations to comply with optimisation progress at any stage: vessel, phase or fleet. An instance of how this will profit shipowners and charterers is by enabling them to predict efficiency and gasoline oil consumption so exactly that vessels will be chartered out on extra correct phrases. This can ship a rise in revenue margins of up to 10 per cent.

VESPER offers deep insights into hull, propeller, foremost engine, baseload and boiler efficiency. It additionally displays information high quality, with its superior information validation module offering immediate suggestions and lengthy-time period statistics on the error percentages of the information acquired from the vessels. A Crew Feedback module entails the onboard crew within the optimisation course of, presenting data in a related approach to their day-to-day actions and enabling them to act rapidly and independently on the findings.

VESPER can robotically produce reporting fulfilling IMO DCS, EU MRV, and EEOI calls for. This data can both be forwarded to verifiers digitally, leaving them to generate the required experiences, or shipowners might select to ship the experiences, offering the chance to assessment them earlier than they’re submitted. VESPER is presently being up to date to ship determination-making data in accordance with the most recent IMO decarbonising laws about CII.

“Digitalisation of workflows and lowering carbon footprint is turning into more and more vital to keep aggressive within the transport market,” mentioned Andreas Jagtøyen, govt vp, digital ocean, Kongsberg Digital. “The newest report from the United Nations’ intergovernmental panel on local weather change (IPCC) lately revealed requires drastic measures to scale back CO2 emissions. The maritime business wants sensible options to meet laws geared toward lowering emissions. This is why we’re more than happy to accomplice up with VPS, and to provide their VESPER utility on the Kognifai Marketplace, as their expertise affords an answer to meet present and upcoming laws within the business.”

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