ShipParts.com and RINA will make the procurement of ship spare parts and equipment faster, easier and more cost-efficient through this partnership. The connection between offer (makers and the certification provider) and demand (ship managers, ship repairers and shipyards) will be seamless and integrated through the use of a digital platform.
“The digitalisation of shipping industry is accelerating. The future of the sector will be shaped by new technologies, bringing with it benefits and new challenges. Through digitalisation we see a more efficient and resilient shipping industry,” said Ms. Kelly Huang, commercial director, Greater China for RINA.
Mr. Leo Liu, chief operating officer for ShipParts.com, said: “RINA has a rich heritage of 160 years and a founding member of IACS. Among the pioneers of maritime data platforms with RINACube, RINA has stood out delivering tangible value to Users. We are privileged to be partnering with RINA in delivering digital solutions to the maritime industry.”