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PortVision's New Vessel Intelligence Module

Posted by PortVision on Nov 11, 2015 7:07:00 AM

Overview:

The U.S. Coast Guard added five new data fields in 2015 to expand information about vessel size and voyage details. However, information provided by AIS data, alone, is limited to a set of unique vessel identifiers with minimal, and usually inaccurate, vessel dimensions. With PortVision's new Vessel Intelligence module, users now have access to information about 50 additional vessel attributes across 10,000 workboats and OSVs, making it significantly easier to identify vessels with specific features or locate nearby vessels for operational or incident-response purposes.

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Oceaneering Announces Acquisition of AIRSIS

Posted by Andrea LaVorgna on Jun 3, 2014 5:14:40 PM

June 2, 2014 - Houston, Texas – Oceaneering International, Inc. (NYSE:OII) announced it has acquired AIRSIS Inc., a provider of remote asset management software services. AIRSIS’ revenue for 2013 was approximately $7 million, and its future financial results will be included in Oceaneering’s Subsea Projects segment.

This acquisition is expected to enhance Oceaneering’s current asset tracking service offered on offshore drilling rigs and vessels engaged in subsea activities. Asset tracking information is utilized by customers to establish a common operating picture, which improves operational efficiency and enables incident and emergency response collaboration and reporting. This picture collects and displays real-time data associated with an offshore operation, including rig or vessel position, metocean conditions, remotely operated vehicle video, and subsea survey information.

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PortVision CEO to Testify at U.S. Congressional Hearing On How to Improve Maritime Safety, Security and Efficiency

Posted by Andrea LaVorgna on May 20, 2014 11:12:00 AM

Houston, TX – May 20, 2014 – PortVision®, a leading provider of business intelligence solutions for the maritime industry, today announced that CEO Dean Rosenberg has accepted an invitation to testify tomorrow before the House Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation.  Rosenberg will be one of six panelists speaking on the subject of how new ocean technologies can promote efficient maritime transportation and improve maritime domain awareness and response capability.

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PortVision Adds Two Texas Events to its Complimentary Educational Luncheon Series for Marine Terminal Managers

Posted by Andrea LaVorgna on May 1, 2014 8:00:00 AM

Attendees Can Learn Tips and Tactics For Improving Waterborne

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Vessel-Tracking Tools and Technology Will Deliver New Capabilities in 2014, While Continuing to Change How Maritime Professionals Do Business

Posted by Andrea LaVorgna on Jan 21, 2014 2:21:00 PM

PortVision Shares Predictions for Top Automatic Identification System (AIS)-based Vessel-Tracking Trends in the Coming Year 

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First PortVision CONNECT Grant Awarded for Gulf Waterway Project Aimed at Improving Marine Terminal Gate Security

Posted by Andrea LaVorgna on Oct 23, 2013 11:46:00 AM

Company Will Work with Industry Stakeholders to Deploy Free Web-based Portal For Terminal Access Management, Initially Along the Sabine-Neches Waterway in Southeast Texas 

Houston, TX –October 23, 2013 -- PortVision®, a leading provider of business intelligence solutions for the maritime industry, today announced it has awarded the first grant in the PortVision CONNECT initiative, which funds web-based initiatives for non-profit maritime organizations.  PortVision is working with the West Gulf Maritime Association (WGMA) to deploy a free web-based solution for creating, sharing and managing terminal gate security clearance lists, initially along the Sabine-Neches waterway which extends from the Gulf of Mexico to Port Arthur, Beaumont and Orange, Texas.

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PortVision Webinar To Cover Tips & Tactics for Optimizing Marine Terminal Operations

Posted by Andrea LaVorgna on Jul 11, 2013 3:19:00 PM

Focuses on Petrochemical Refineries and Other Facilities

PortVision®, a leading provider of business intelligence solutions for the maritime industry, today announced it will host a live webinar series focused on optimizing marine terminal operations with the company’s TerminalSmart web-based platform of vessel tracking, management and analytical tools.

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PortVision’s Jason Tieman to Speak at International Liquid Terminals Association (ILTA) Conference about New Ways to Maximize Uptime and Utilization with Limited Resources

Posted by Andrea LaVorgna on May 13, 2013 3:51:00 PM

Will Describe Benefits of Latest Integrated Solutions That Combine Dock Management, Scheduling, Reporting and Analytics with Vessel-Tracking Capabilities

Houston, TX – May 8, 2013 -- PortVision®, a leading provider of business intelligence solutions for the maritime industry, today announced that Jason Tieman, the company’s director of maritime operations, will speak next month at the 33rd annual International Operating Conference & Trade Show, presented by the ILTA.  Tieman will provide attendees with tips and tactics for increasing marine terminal throughput in an environment of rising traffic, limited resources and significantly higher requirements for operational efficiency and uptime.

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PortVision Hosts Next in Series of Complimentary Educational Events for Marine Terminal Managers

Posted by Nicole Pereira on Apr 24, 2013 5:03:00 PM

Luncheon Speakers at Houston Event Will Show Attendees How They Can Drive Valuable Performance Improvements at Waterborne Terminals 

Houston, TX – April 23,2013 -- PortVision®, a leading provider of business intelligence solutions for the maritime industry, today announced its second complimentary educational luncheon for marine terminal management, and the first to be held in the Houston area.  The event will take place on Thursday, June 6, from 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the Embassy Suites Houston-Downtown hotel.

“Our first event in New Orleans was extremely successful and we are looking forward to meeting with marine terminal managers in the Houston area who are responsible for operations, management or performance improvement,” said Dean Rosenberg, president.   “Event attendees will be able to use what they learn at this event to immediately increase the performance and efficiency of their marine terminal facilities.”

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PortVision Launches $500,000 Grant Initiative to Help Improve U.S. Port and Waterway Efficiency, Safety and Security

Posted by Andrea LaVorgna on Feb 6, 2013 1:01:00 PM

Company Will Work With Industry Organizations to Fund Web-Based Initiatives that Benefit All Waterway Stakeholders

Houston, TX – February 6, 2013 -- PortVision®, a leading provider of business intelligence solutions for the maritime industry, today launched the PortVision CONNECT initiative, which includes a $500,000 commitment to fund the development and implementation of web-based solutions that help non-profit maritime organizations enhance port and waterway efficiency, safety and security for their stakeholders. Eligible PortVision CONNECT grant participants include harbor safety committees, trade associations, marine exchanges and other industry organizations that have a primarily maritime mission.

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