Weather routing software provider MeteoGroup has introduced a new version of its SPOS (Ship Performance Optimization System) application, with SPOS9 designed to support reductions in fuel consumption and emissions by calculating and recalculating optimum routes and anticipating oncoming weather and sea conditions.
Weather data company MeteoGroup reports that it has developed its own new tidal currents model for integration into its SPOS Onboard and RouteGuard services.
ABB reports that it is working with MeteoGroup to equip 140 Maersk Line containerships with advisory software that will help to optimise routes based on factors including hull design and weather.
Transas has announced today that it is to integrate MeteoGroup weather data into its FleetView Online SSAS-tracking software.
PC Maritime has announced that its Navmaster ECDIS is now able to combine with MeteoGroup’s SPOS (Ship Performance Optimisation System) weather routing service to provide optimised voyage planning.
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