Navis has announced that Accel-KKR, a Silicon Valley-based technology-focused investment firm, has reached an agreement to acquire Navis from Cargotec.
Motion Ventures, the consortium-driven investment fund powered by Rainmaking, has launched today with a S$30M target. Wilhelmsen and HHLA have been confirmed as anchor investors to accelerate start-ups solving maritime value chain hurdles with strategic capital and support.
At the end of last year, the Eastern Pacific Accelerator powered by Techstars announced the nine start-ups joining round two of its technology accelerator programme. As the start-ups prepare to demonstrate their innovations on February 25, 2021, Eastern Pacific Shipping’s (EPS’) special advisor for innovation, Gil Ofer, and managing director of Eastern Pacific Accelerator powered by Techstars, Dhritiman Hui weigh in on how year 2 of the programme is cultivating the next generation of maritime technology entrepreneurs.
StratumFive has integrated a solution by French start-up eyeGauge into Podium, its platform for voyage informatics. The integration aims to improve the networking and connection of important data points to advanced technologies for better vessel insight and performance.
Signal Ventures, the investment arm of the Signal Group, is seeking entrepreneurs and start-ups in the maritime sector to join its ecosystem of technology partners.
Maritime technology company BunkerMetric and the marine chartering and operations software provider Dataloy Systems have announced commercial availability of their integration supporting optimised bunker planning and procurement.
Techstars and Eastern Pacific Shipping (EPS) have announced the nine start-ups to join the 2020 Techstars Eastern Pacific Accelerator program.
Rainmaking’s transport-focused arm has launched a maritime innovation advisory network for Southeast Asia with more than 30 industry leaders called Ocean Ventures Alliance.
GateHouse Igniter has invested in software start-up CleanQuote, which supplies a digital platform to facilitate communication between dry bulk shipping companies and hold cleaning suppliers.
Yara Marine Technologies has announced its new corporate accelerator program, Yara Marine X, a start-up competition aiming to provide a home for technology and solutions that will contribute to a greener maritime industry.
Digital Ship magazine provides the latest information about maritime satellite communications technology, software systems, navigation technology, computer networks, data management and TMSA. It is published ten times a year.
Digital Ship Ltd
Digital Ship - Digital Energy Journal
39-41 North Road