Know your Ship

Know your Ship

You need to know your customer. But do you know your ship too?

Know your Ship

Knowing who, what and where you are trading with has never been more vital. PurpleTRAC makes it easy to take a proactive approach to ship-related compliance so you can 'know your ship'.

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Screening

Screening

Are you confident that the ships you are engaged with are not sanctioned? Screen them and their associates with PurpleTRAC.

Screening

Pole Star's PurpleTRAC screens ships and their associates against a comprehensive range of economic sanctions lists (including OFAC, EU, UN etc), interrogates Port State Control inspection records and analyses historical movements to determine if a ship has recently called at a blacklisted port or sanctioned country.

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Tracking

Tracking

From port of departure to ultimate destination, PurpleTRAC monitors your ship’s movements globally.

Tracking

From port of departure to ultimate destination, PurpleTRAC’s advanced Voyage Monitoring Engine monitors the ship’s movements, detects significant events throughout its voyage and continues to screen it daily against the full range of global economic sanctions lists.

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Reporting

Reporting

Download a tamper-resistant, auditable and verifiable statement of your organisation’s sanctions compliance activity.

Reporting

PurpleTRAC maintains an up-to-date record of all users’ historical and on-going activities, providing a tamper-resistant, auditable and verifiable statement of your organisation’s geopolitical risk management and sanctions compliance activity.

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Mobile Compatible

Mobile Compatible

Manage your fleet from your desktop, laptop, smartphone
or tablet device

Mobile Compatible

With FM, you know where your ships are, no matter where you are. FM is mobile optimised so that you can manage your fleet from your desktop, laptop, smartphone, tablet or any internet-enabled device. Event-based notifications by email or SMS keep
you informed, even when you are not
logged in.

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Manage Your Fleet

Manage Your Fleet

With your entire fleet on one screen, FM 2.0 gives you the information you need to operate your fleet more efficiently.

Manage Your Fleet

FM gives you the information you need to operate your fleet efficiently and effectively. Combining interactive full-screen maps with weather overlays, fleet list, vessel search & locate functionality, a new and improved user interface plus real-time, on-demand and variable position reporting, FM is the complete monitoring solution for shipowners, ship managers and charterers.

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Custom & Industry Zones

Custom & Industry Zones

Maintain complete situational awareness and manage risk, wherever you are,
with custom and key industry zones.

Custom & Industry Zones

When operating in high-risk areas or under strict conditions and regulations, it is vital that you know where your ships are located in near real-time. That is why FM's advanced zone features allow you to maintain complete situational awareness and manage risk, wherever you are.

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3 New Map Options

3 New Map Options

Choose from street, hybrid and satellite maps from Mapbox plus C-Map marine charts.

3 New Map Options

FM now includes 4 map options including:

  • C-Map marine charts
  • Satellite map
  • Hybrid map
  • Street map

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MAT-IDP690

MAT-IDP690

Fast, global, two-way communications and real-time satellite tracking for powered assets.

MAT-IDP690

The MAT-IDP690 delivers fast, global, two-way communications with the support of the new IsatData Pro satellite network. Ideal for powered marine assets, the Inmarsat Type Approved MAT-IDP690 connects to main power to provide you with regular, variable and on-demand position reporting.

Ideal for: Powered assets, tugs, workboats.

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MAT-GS

MAT-GS

Reliable, simple and cost-effective satellite tracking for unpowered marine assets.

MAT-GS

Choose MAT-GS when you need to track unpowered marine assets in remote locations and inhospitable environments. MAT-GS offers reliable position reporting, near-global coverage via the Globalstar satellite network and an integrated 8-channel GPS, all housed within a tough polycarbonate enclosure.

Ideal for: Unpowered assets, barges, "dead" tows, unattended installations.

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Manage Your Fleet

Manage Your Fleet

With your entire fleet on one screen, MAT 2.0 gives you the information you need to operate your fleet more efficiently.

Manage Your Fleet

MAT gives you the information you need to operate your fleet efficiently and effectively. Combining interactive full-screen maps with weather overlays, fleet list, vessel search & locate functionality, a new and improved user interface plus real-time, on-demand and variable position reporting, MAT is the complete monitoring solution for workboat, commercial fishing and offshore operators.

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Mobile Compatible

Mobile Compatible

Manage your fleet from your desktop, laptop, smartphone or tablet device.

Mobile Compatible

With MAT, you know where your boats are, no matter where you are. MAT is mobile optimised so that you can manage your fleet from your desktop, laptop, smartphone, tablet or any internet-enabled device. Event-based notifications by email or SMS keep
you informed, even when you are not
logged in.

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SSAS Alert Advanced

SSAS Alert Advanced

Manage fleet security wherever you are with Alert Advanced: the complete, dedicated Ship Security Alert System.

SSAS Alert Advanced

In a security situation, rapid response is vital. Manage fleet security and respond to incidents wherever you are with Alert Advanced for PC, Mac and mobile devices.

The Alert Advanced package offers the end user a complete and dedicated SSAS solution, comprising the onboard hardware and the shore-based online management system.

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Security at your fingertips

Security at your fingertips

Manage fleet security remotely, wherever you are in the world, with pole Star Alert.

Security at your fingertips

In the event of a security situation, rapid response is vital. Available on the three most popular mobile devices, the Pole Star Alert mobile application provides immediate and vital situational awareness and the tools needed to manage fleet security. Available now on iTunes, Google Play and the BlackBerry App World

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DSAS Mk2 Type Approval

DSAS Mk2 Type Approval

DSAS Mk2 is IACS certified by most major classification societies.

DSAS Mk2 Type Approval

The DSAS Mk2 ship security alert systems is IACS certified by most major classification societies, with all tests meeting or exceeding the requirements of the guidelines laid out in IACS Unified Requirement E10 and the relevant sections of IEC945.

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News

New technology helps financial institutions manage their maritime risk

With 90 per cent of all world trade by volume and 70 per cent by value transported by sea, the maritime sector is the backbone of international trade and a critical global industry.

Yet the increase in international regulations and sanction policy, the emergence of new conflict zones and the rise of piracy and terrorism around the world means that financial organisations are increasingly exposed in this sector. Trade finance drives an estimated $14 trillion in annual global commerce, and the exposures of global banks in relation to shipping and related cargoes is high on the agendai. The consequences of sanctions breaches are serious, with many of the world’s largest banks having already been fined, and one of the world’s largest banks receiving an $8.9 billion fine this year.

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Purplefinder goes yellow

Pole Star Space Applications, the architect behind the Purplefinder maritime tracking platform, is on the move. The move, which will take place at the end of October, follows recent office moves in Boston and Hong Kong as Pole Star continues to grow. Over the past 10 months, Pole Star has expanded its research and development team by over 50% and further investment in this area is planned.

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Pole Star and Aage Hempel sign global distribution agreement

Aage Hempel, a leader in worldwide merchant marine electronic service and focused on 24/7 maritime sales and service, has extended their existing relationship with Pole Star by signing a global distribution agreement. Aage Hempel will offer Pole Star’s portfolio of products and services including Fleet Management, Alert Advanced Ship Security Alert System (SSAS), Marine Asset Tracker (MAT), and LRIT conformance testing services to their worldwide customer base.

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