During the 3rd consecutive year of The SMART4SEA Awards in Athens, NAVTOR won the e-Navigation category for their Passage Planning software, which the company has developed to help shipping companies greatly reduce vessel administration duties, while ensuring complete documentation compliance, safety and accuracy.
When an industry cluster of talented, innovative people work together, great things happen.
This week in Ålesund, the Norwegian maritime industry could finally celebrate the end of a project that has taken two years and included 40 Norwegian vendors. With the proud name Antarctic Endurance, the custom designed new-build is a one of a kind, energy efficient krill harvesting vessel that showcases the very best of Norwegian maritime engineering expertise and innovation.
During the annual conference of The Confederation of Norwegian Enterprise on 14. January, NAVTOR was announced as the winner of the Research & Innovation Award 2018. The International Research Institute of Stavanger, The Confederation of Norwegian Enterprise and the Rogaland County Council has for the last 17 years bestowed the award to acknowledge companies who show commitment to commercializing research-led innovations.
“It is truly an honor to receive this award. Exploring emerging technologies and developing commercial products based on the findings is crucial for succeeding in the digital world,” comments NAVTOR CEO Tor Svanes after receiving the award.
With sincere appreciation, all of us at NAVTOR extend our best wishes for a happy and healthy holiday season. May peace, prosperity, and happiness be yours throughout the holidays and the New Year ahead.
NAVTOR’s revolutionary Passage Planning module has been nominated in leading industry title SMART4SEA’s annual awards scheme, competing with three other nominees for the coveted e-Navigation prize. The NavStation module, originally launched in 2017 and updated this year, has been recognized for its ability to greatly reduce vessel administration duties, while ensuring documentation compliance, safety and accuracy.