DNV GL, the world’s main classification society, has joined the Good Maritime Community, an initiative devoted to supporting collaboration and standardization within the improvement of IT programs for the shipping sector. Bjørn-Johan Vartdal, Head of DNV GL’s Maritime Incubator, and Magnus Lande, Head of APAC for Veracity by DNV GL, may also be part of the Good Maritime Council.
DNV GL has been dedicated to utilizing its place as an impartial third get together to construct belief in information high quality and confidence in safe sharing of information. On the similar time, DNV GL has been working to benefit from the alternatives created by digitalization to supply new providers and methods of working that improve the client expertise, enhance high quality and are extra environment friendly.
“Delivery is within the midst of a tectonic shift in the direction of digitalization – in the direction of with the ability to entry and make the most of the huge quantity of data the trade generates each day in digital format,” stated Bjørn-Johan Vartdal, Head of DNV GL’s Maritime Incubator. “It will affect all sides of the maritime trade, together with ship classification. Nevertheless, so as to absolutely exploit this chance, we’d like the trade to work collectively. Particularly in relation to agreeing on points referring to standardization and governance. We’d like these foundations to have the ability to successfully share and make the most of information for the advantage of the entire trade. That is why we’re so happy to be a part of the Good Maritime Community, as a result of having an lively and centered discussion board for facilitating this trade cooperation is crucial.”
Magnus Lande joins the Council along with Bjørn-Johan Vartdal. Magnus heads up the APAC part of Veracity, a DNV GL entity that delivers information platform providers focused to the Maritime and Vitality industries. “Veracity goals to make it simpler for organisations within the maritime trade to endure their digital transformation, by providing a platform for storage of excessive safety information with protected sharing mechanisms, information contextualised in response to trade requirements and easy accessibility to sector-specific purposes,” stated Lande. “For us, the Good Maritime Community is very related as it is going to have an effect on how briskly the maritime trade can transfer ahead in deriving full worth from its information.”
The aim of the Good Maritime Community (SMN) is to supply a platform to advertise the advantages of enhanced integration and information sharing amongst stakeholders throughout the maritime and transport logistics sectors, informing and educating the trade on technological developments and improvements whereas offering wider alternatives for relationship constructing and data sharing.
“We’re delighted to welcome DNV GL as members of the Good Maritime Council, an organisation already deeply interconnected with lots of our current member corporations in relation to certifying and managing the technological infrastructure put in on fashionable vessels,” stated Rob O’Dwyer, chief community officer of the Good Maritime Community. “As a bunch centered on selling standardisation and interoperability in maritime IT, our Council felt that expanded class society illustration was essential in constructing connections throughout the trade, given these societies’ expertise working with each vessel operators and tools suppliers on shipboard know-how implementation. DNV GL was recognized as our main goal, as a result of dimension of its buyer base, its current relationships with our different members, and its intensive digital capabilities on each the software program aspect and with its Veracity information platform.”
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