McMurdo Group Announces Global Availability of Maritime Fleet Management Software Platform
McMurdo Group, a global leader in end-to-end search and rescue (SAR) and maritime domain awareness (MDA) solutions, today announced that its fleet management software platform is now available worldwide for partners to integrate into their existing maritime applications and solutions. The McMurdo Group software platform, the most widely used vessel tracking and fleet management software in the U.S. commercial maritime market, will be demonstrated at the V-Tracks Vessel Tracking and Monitoring Conference in London (Radisson Blu Portman Hotel) February 27-28.
The platform provides partners with a robust suite of vessel tracking, two-way messaging, asset/document management and Automatic Identification System (AIS) display capabilities that enables end customers – owners and operators of inland waterway transportation firms, coastal workboat companies and commercial fishing fleets – to run their companies more efficiently, safely and profitably.
“We are pleased to expand our fleet management software platform to the maritime industry’s leading international solution providers, application developers and technology integrators,” said Irwin Rodrigues, President, McMurdo Group MDA Solutions. “To simplify application integration and development, the software platform has been architected with a rich set of APIs, a highly customizable user interface and extensive configuration options. These partners can now easily enhance their current fleet management offerings with additional functionality such as AIS integration, forms processing and man overboard alerts to further help their customers streamline operations, manage assets and save lives.”
McMurdo Group’s fleet management software platform is a web-based messaging and mapping software platform which allows the visual management of a fleet with two-way communications, giving operators maximum flexibility in managing their maritime operation. It is part of the Group’s comprehensive portfolio of SAR and MDA solutions which also includes distress beacons, satellite connectivity infrastructure and emergency response communications. Key software features include:
· Integrated interface with vessel tracking, two-way messaging and reporting
· Asset, log and document management (including customized forms)
· Automated reporting for billing, compliance and operations
· Global AIS data feeds
· Geo-fencing with alerts
· Support for any global satellite or mobile communications platform
· 24/7 system monitoring and NOC features
· APIs for seamless integration
For more information about McMurdo Group, its fleet management software platform and its comprehensive suite of SAR and MDA/AIS solutions, please visit www.mcmurdogroup.com.
About McMurdo Group
McMurdo Group is a global leader in search and rescue and maritime domain awareness solutions. A division of Orolia (NYSE Alternext Paris – FR0010501015 – ALORO), McMurdo Group brings together 140 combined years of experience by consolidating proven Boatracs, Kannad, McMurdo and Techno-Sciences, Inc. (pending acquisition close) brands into the industry’s most comprehensive portfolio of life-saving and tracking technologies that save time, costs and lives. Airbus, Boeing, the British Royal Navy, the U.S. Coast Guard, NASA and others are among the hundreds of aviation, maritime, and military customers around the world using McMurdo Group distress beacons, satellite connectivity infrastructure, monitoring/positioning software and emergency response management solutions. Established in January 2014, McMurdo Group is based in Sophia Antipolis, France and has additional offices in France, US and UK.