Ports and Harbours

Supporting operations through a modernised approach to data management

OceanWise helps ports and harbours adopt a modern approach to data and information management to make their operations and projects:

  • Safer and more resilient, with deeper insight and improved decision-making
  • Easier to manage, with modern and efficient tools
  • Less costly, with best practices and streamlined processes

Our clients include leading UK port operators Associated British Ports, Port of London Authority, Peel Ports and PD Teesport, as well as many individual and smaller port groups, globally.

Is poor data management putting your operations at risk?

  • Are you worried that you are making decisions on out-of-date or incomplete data?
  • Are you struggling with multiple data formats and disparate or outdated systems?
  • Are you frustrated that you never seem to have the information you need, when you need it?

What is your data challenge?

Take the test, and find out how you could save time and money by modernising your approach to data management.

What is your data challenge?

Our products and services

We do this through the provision of a range of innovative products and services

Pathways to success:

MonitoringReal-time Environmental Data Management and Sharing

Our Environmental Data Sharing and Publishing solutions help you share weather, tidal and other data easily and efficiently. Deliver real-time data into Vessel Traffic Management Systems (VTS), Portable Pilot Units (PPUs) and web-based services to support critical decision-making, operations and other general users. We can help you at every step of the way – from an initial site survey (identify what you have already, what you can keep and what needs improving), to installation, ongoing monitoring support, maintenance and also training.


SoftwareGeographic Information System (GIS) Implementation and Automation of Common Tasks

Our Enterprise and GIS Productivity Tools help you modernise your approach to data management with our software productivity tools and thereby streamline your operational processes and workflows. Easily produce Electronic Navigational Charts (ENCs) and deliver to PPUs, and efficiently manage dredging and survey data operations.


MappingIntroduction of Spatial and Environmental Database

Our Intelligent Marine and Coastal Mapping Data provides you with background mapping that is fit for purpose, in the right format, accurate and up to date. Combine with your own data, within a spatial database, to provide informed situational awareness and decision-making.


Training and Governance

Turn your data into an asset. We provide Capacity Building, Training and Mentoring when you need to improve your data management skills, or need advice on marine data management policy, strategy or systems. Our services range from providing Data and Process Audits through to Data Policy and Management Planning and the creation of Compliance Management Systems.


Why data matters to ports

Each of our offerings can deliver benefits as a stand-alone solution. However, a true modernised approach to data management is realised only when they are combined to create a marine information infrastructure and used as a pathway to deliver a holistic enterprise-wide solution.

Find out why data matters to your port – request a copy of our free whitepaper.

Why data matters to Ports and Harbours

Our white paper ‘Why Data Matters to Ports and Harbours’ explores the issues why data management matters to a modern port, and considers how that data can be turned into a valuable operational asset.

Our products and services ensure your valuable marine, environmental and other data assets are available, fit for purpose and accessible to support five key operational areas:

  • Conservation, Compliance and Reporting
  • Pilotage and Dredging Operations
  • Situation Awareness and Emergency Response
  • Planning, Management and Productivity
  • Vessel Traffic Services (VTS)

We help you manage the acquisition, use, storage and sharing of the following key data assets:

  • Hydrographic Survey and Dredging Data
  • Tide, Weather and Environmental Monitoring Data
  • Vessel Tracking and Surveillance Data (AIS, CCTV)
  • Base Geographic Mapping and other Reference Data
  • Asset and Operational Data

Find out where you can improve efficiency and safety in your port through improved data management. Contact us now for a free business consultation.