Maestro Shipping has licensed Triple Point Technology’s Chartering and VesselOps solution to manage all pre- and post-fixture activities in support of its growing dry bulk fleet and tramping operations.
This announcement follows Triple Point’s recent acquisition of Softmar, a provider of software solutions for commercial chartering and vessel operations. Adding shipping to Triple Point’s commodity trading and risk management solution set provides companies with an all-encompassing view of the enterprise.
“Chartering and VesselOps provides shipping organisations with the systems required to optimise fleet utilisation, while proactively controlling the cost and risk of transporting freight,” said Michael Larsen, managing director, chartering and vessel operations, Triple Point.
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