PortVision is a service of Oceaneering International, a global oilfield provider of engineered services and products primarily to the offshore oil and gas industry, with a focus on deepwater applications. Through the use of its applied technology expertise, Oceaneering also serves the defense, entertainment, and aerospace industries.
Our PortVision team is part of the Global Data Solutions group at Oceaneering. We deliver some very powerful hardware and software solutions to a broad array of maritime and energy industry clients. Think big data, big problems, and big solutions. And in the case of PortVision, a solution that serves 3,000 users including every major oil company, processing over 50 million real-time ship locations every day.
Early Saturday morning, a US destroyer, the USS Fitzgerald, was hit by a container ship just off the coast of Shimoda, Japan. The collision claimed the lives of seven US Navy Sailors. In the aftermath of this tragedy, both sides are trying to figure out exactly what happened. The container ship, ACX Crystal, and the US Navy initially reported the incident at 2:25 am, local time. However,...Read more