- Maritech unveils initial capabilities of Sea/, a suite of digital tools-for-trade
- Built for shipping professionals by shipping professionals
- Milestones achieved already with over 4,500 users across 10 markets
LONDON, 10 February 2020: Maritech unveils initial capabilities of the world’s first fully integrated, digital shipping platform, Sea/.
Set to revolutionise the way that shipping professionals work, Sea/ offers charterers, ship owners, operators, traders, analysts, and brokers state-of-the-art tools that digitise workflows, overcome inefficiencies and support with minimising risk.
Sea/ currently has eight live, interoperable modules – which can be used together or separately:
Build intelligence: Sea/net enables users to gather information and market insight, track vessel positions, manage notifications and detect weather patterns to help inform their decisions.
Complete real-time calculations: Sea/calc allows users to perform complex, real-time distance algorithms to understand time and cost efficiencies for their fixtures.
React to emergencies offshore: Sea/response is used to coordinate offshore emergency response with extensive commercial, operational, environmental and financial benefits to users.
Communicate securely: Sea/chat is a purpose-built compliant instant messaging system for web and mobile – allowing all communications associated with a deal to be collated together in a single platform.
View futures pricing: Sea/futures provides a private dashboard for brokers to share vital live market prices with customers and broader physicals stakeholders.
Streamline documentation: Sea/contracts is an agile documentation management tool used to make day-to-day efficiencies, reduce legal risk and organise essential contract documentation.
Centralised documentation: Sea/share provides a single, secure, online repository for any file type, for all parties to share and access.
Monitor and analyse performance: Sea/gateway provides real-time updates, combining vessel position data with commercial and operational data. It compiles in-depth reports and tracks KPIs to understand performance and inform future decisions.
Each of the modules within the suite is designed to enhance the day-to-day work of shipping professionals, by enabling better informed trading strategies, ensuring stronger collaboration between market participants and providing operational tools for success from within a single platform.
Jeff Woyda, Chairman, Maritech, said: “We are thrilled to introduce this integrated suite; the first phase of digital tools for trade, in the maritime and offshore markets. The Sea/ platform will empower the shipping industry with the intelligence and capabilities it needs to keep up with increasing industry demands and regulation, and future-proof businesses. The platform is cloud-based and combines a deep understanding of shipping and offshore with state-of-the-art digital technology to improve industry standards and mitigate risk.”