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Happy Birthday Performance Center!

Happy Birthday Performance Center!

Two years ago started with the pilot phase for the Fleet Performance Center at DNV GL. The starting point was: How can we support our ECO Insight users in their daily work? How can we share the investment into a professional monitoring set up among o ...

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Cylinder oil consumption monitoring revealed 4% to 7% savings

Cylinder oil consumption monitoring revealed 4% to 7% savings

Cylinder oil consumption monitoring is one of the main drivers for fleet performance management. Savings between 4% and 7% are regularly found, in some cases up to 25%. Fleet performance management targets the whole ships efficiency and it's improve ...

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New ECO Insight hull degradation computation method goes beyond ISO 19030 standard

New ECO Insight hull degradation computation method goes beyond ISO 19030 standard

Hull performance determination Hull Degradation is one of the most important vessel performance levers in shipping, but very often overlooked. But why? It is so hard to compute it properly! Only a proper computation allows a shipping company to go a ...

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How much can be saved in vessel performance projects - real case studies

How much can be saved in vessel performance projects - real case studies

Implementing a vessel performance solution across the fleet should bring down your consumptions in fuels and lubes, as well as ensuring compliance with your charter parties and the increasing environmental regulations. That is the promise made. Is th ...

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5 rules to really get the savings in vessel performance projects

5 rules to really get the savings in vessel performance projects

Implementing a vessel performance solution across the fleet should bring down your consumptions in fuels and lubes, as well as ensuring compliance with your charter parties and the increasing environmental regulations. That is the promise made. To re ...

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Why working with baselines makes so much sense to improve fleet performance?

Why working with baselines makes so much sense to improve fleet performance?

A solid method to see the status and development of vessel or fleet performance is to compare the actual measured values with the expected ones. The expected ones are typically available for fleet performance in what we call "baselines". They can com ...

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When to go for a more extensive and dense vessel baselines

When to go for a more extensive and dense vessel baselines

Vessel baselines are key for performance management as they allow to compare actual measured values against the expected ones, represented in the baseline. Vessel typically come with two baselines from the yard, that describe the needed power and / o ...

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5’ to identify whether boiler consumption at sea is an issue for your fleet

5’ to identify whether boiler consumption at sea is an issue for your fleet

Use below step-by-step instruction to get a quick overview whether boiler consumption at sea is a topic you should further investigate. This article is primarily applicable to container vessels where the best practice is that the boiler is switched o ...

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How to waste 12,000 USD on boiler consumption

How to waste 12,000 USD on boiler consumption

A container vessel was identified with extensive boiler consumption at sea. Learn from this case, how to evaluate for your own fleet in ECO Insight. Read what were the reasons behind and how to avoid.
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How to build your line of defence against fuel claims

How to build your line of defence against fuel claims

In a tough market the charter party can become an expensive document for the vessel owner, if the performance criteria (typically fuel oil consumption at defined speeds and drafts at fair weather) are not met. Operators are under financial pressure a ...

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