SFI Standard

December 03, 2018 SFI Standard

Nowadays, digitalisation and Internet of Things (IoT) have become a hot topic within the maritime industry. Nevertheless, the digitalisation of the industry cannot be achieved without a critical enabler – standardisation. Indeed, efficient collection, storage, transfer and use of…

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Simplifying the Management of Data for IMO DCS

September 18, 2018 Simplifying the Management of Data for IMO DCS

IMO DCS is the latest set of regulations that stipulate the measurement of emissions in the maritime industry, overlapping in many areas with EU MRV.  By 1 January 2019 (As part of IMO DCS) all ship owners and operators are required to collect data for their ships that exceed 5000…

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Working Group to direct the Cyber Security Agenda

May 10, 2018 Working Group to direct the Cyber Security Agenda

Cyber Security forms part of a fast moving maritime agenda with SpecTec set to play a key role in mitigating risk for the wider industry.

SpecTec were invited by leading Classification Society, Bureau Veritas, to be part of a Cyber Secure Class Notation Working Group.  This…

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Database Management Best Practice Maximises AMOS Performance

May 10, 2018 Database Management Best Practice Maximises AMOS Performance

Maximising the ongoing performance of AMOS and its extended product family incorporating Core, New, Replicator, Mobile, Data Surface and Mail, forms part of a long term and sustainable business strategy.  This is focused on the mitigation of risk and the optimisation of operational…

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Delivering the Cyber Security and GDPR Agenda

May 10, 2018 Delivering the Cyber Security and GDPR Agenda

SpecTec has issued Cyber Security and GDPR Guidelines for its core products, AMOS Business Suite and AMOS EMS.   Best practice is applied to data security and the protection of special data, with consideration given to the key areas of operational impact.

Customers are able to use…

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SpecTec and Bureau Veritas

April 10, 2018 SpecTec and Bureau Veritas

SpecTec and Bureau Veritas Marine and Offshore SAS have signed a collaboration agreement that sets out future bidirectional communication between SpecTec's AMOS solution and Bureau Veritas' Asset Integrity Management System, Veristar AIM3D.

Join us at Room 2A  Hall 2 on Wednesday…

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Supporting your current and future needs

April 10, 2018 Supporting your current and future needs

Following a detailed analysis of our end to end support service, recommendations were made to implement improvements to fundamental parts of the process. 

Therefore as part of our ongoing commitment to driving the highest standards of customer service, SpecTec has invested in a…

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SpecTec @ Sea Japan

April 04, 2018

SpecTec will join over 19,000 professionals from more than 30 countries at Sea Japan, 11-13 April 2018.

Visitors to Sea Japan are able to join us at booth JPN-15 to learn more about SpecTec’s technology roadmap and the latest version of AMOS Business Suite, which includes…

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Data Measurement for Optimised Vessel Performance

March 19, 2018 Data Measurement for Optimised Vessel Performance

The effective management of assets across a global fleet relies heavily on data analysis and measurement.

With significant amounts of data generated day to day, how can the process of analysis be simplified and optimised to deliver value?

Through AMOS Data Surface (ADS), a web…

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The future is Cruise

March 15, 2018 The future is Cruise

The SpecTec cruise team (pictured left to right - Roddy MacLennan, Michael Gross, Maria Kornblum, Debbie Williams and Chris Brown) joined 11,000 other professionals at Seatrade Cruise Global for the showpiece event in the cruise calendar.

Roddy MacLennan, CEO for the Cruise…

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SpecTec invest in Cruise

February 22, 2018 SpecTec invest in Cruise

SpecTec, the global provider of maritime asset management software solutions, has launched a business unit dedicated to the cruise industry.  The mission of the cruise entity is to deliver industry specific software solutions that assist cruise companies to achieve their strategic…

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SpecTec @ Seatrade Cruise Global 2018

February 07, 2018 SpecTec @ Seatrade Cruise Global 2018

Visitors to Seatrade Cruise Global (Fort Lauderdale, 6-8 March 2018) are able to join us at booth 3719 (level 3) to learn more about SpecTec’s investment in a business unit dedicated to cruise and the ongoing development of AMOS.

Roddy MacLennan, CEO for the Cruise Business Unit…

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Increased Efficiency For RCCL Fleet

January 25, 2018 Increased Efficiency For RCCL Fleet

Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines (RCCL) is the single biggest Cruise Liner in the world, employing over 70,000 employees – the vast majority at sea.

One of their key strategic business objectives centres on the provision of a global and connected overview of key operations across…

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Roadshow Innovation Theme

January 03, 2018 Roadshow Innovation Theme

Roadshow Innovation Theme

Education and innovation were the themes at SpecTec’s Scandanavia roadshow hosted at Oslo Airport, 10 November.

The roadshow brought together a host of marine professionals to share experience and learn about best practice for data and asset…

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SpecTec’s voice. Maritime Big Data: expectations vs reality

March 20, 2017 SpecTec’s voice. Maritime Big Data: expectations vs reality

Big Data, Smart Ships, and Talking Ships: undoubtedly these are all hot topics in most of the recent and upcoming conferences in relation to the Maritime Industry.

But who in the Maritime Industry is actually ready to take on the challenge of mastering Big Data and possibly win…

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SpecTec and Caterpillar at Workboat International Exhibition

November 25, 2016 SpecTec and Caterpillar  at Workboat International Exhibition

SpecTec will be attending the Workboat International Exhibition in New Orleans on 30th November 2016. 

SpecTec team will be hosted by Caterpillar at their stand no. 2801-2701, where the two companies will be available to give a 4-hand presentation about the integrated CBM solution…

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Haven’t registered for our London or Amsterdam Roadshow yet?

November 14, 2016 Haven’t registered for our London or Amsterdam Roadshow yet?

It's not long till our roadshow. Our teams are travelling all around Europe, touching the most important shipping cities, giving insight into new applications in AMOS and most importantly inviting you for lunch.  Software always looks better with a full stomach!

We have come up…

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Denmark Announcement

September 20, 2016

SpecTec Group are pleased to announce the acquisition of our distributor SpecTec ApS/Xantic ApS (Denmark). The acquisition has been finalized and effective from the 6th September 2016.

SpecTec Denmark provides consulting services for the AMOS platform and suites in Denmark, the…

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New AMOS webinar calendar is now available

September 14, 2016

SpecTec are happy to announce the launch of a new set of AMOS webinar dates for our customers.

The service is aimed to increase knowledge and optimise the software usage for those who already work with AMOS and its related solutions.

AMOS users can use this opportunity to speak…

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Cooperation with CATerpillar to raise maintenance management efficiency and cut costs

September 12, 2016 Cooperation with CATerpillar to raise maintenance management efficiency and cut costs

SpecTec Group announces a new project with the Marine Asset Intelligence department of Caterpillar for an integrated Condition Based Maintenance solution (CBM) for shipboard equipment.

SpecTec and Cat® Asset Intelligence will work together to integrate their applications, with…

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Volaris Group Announces Leadership Changes in Marine Division

September 05, 2016

TORONTO, ON, SEPTEMBER 5, 2016 – Volaris Group today announced leadership changes in its Marine division, promoting Giampiero Soncini to Managing Director of the overall Marine portfolio and Chris Wildsmith to CEO of SpecTec. The changes are effective October 1, 2016.


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New Products at SMM!

August 26, 2016

Attending SMM Hamburg?

We are in the final stages of preparation ready for this year’s SMM International Trade Fair in Hamburg taking place from 6 – 9 September.

If you are attending this year, make sure you head down to stand B6- 520 to learn more about SpecTec's latest…

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Happy Anniversary Transgas

July 13, 2016 Happy Anniversary Transgas

SpecTec is delighted to celebrate its 25th working anniversary with Transgas Shipping Line, an American based Peruvian Shipping Company, specialized in Maritime transportation of Liquefied Petroleum, Oil and derivatives, chemicals.

Since its founding in July, 1991, Transgas has…

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The University of Split choses AMOS

May 03, 2016

SpecTec as the owner and distributor of AMOS (Asset Management Operating System) will manage the partnership with the support of its local Agent Socius d.o.o, foreseeing the donation of the system to the University of Split, in order to include the system into the standard…

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Sovcomflot completes wide scale IT integration project

January 15, 2016

Sovcomflot Group (SCF Group), Russia’s largest shipping company, has announced that it has completed a major IT integration project in conjunction with SpecTec, to implement new enterprise management systems across the organisation.

The project involved the databases of all 143…

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SpecTec to bring Mercy Ships up to speed with AMOS

January 12, 2016 SpecTec to bring Mercy Ships up to speed with AMOS

Their team consisting of doctors, nurses, water engineers and agriculturalists devoting their time to provide free surgery and medical care as well as offer advice to help improve local communities free of charge.

Through the deployment of the world’s largest hospital ship, the…

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HIPER 2016

January 07, 2016 HIPER 2016

The 10th Conference on High-Performance Marine Vehicles (HIPER) picked “Technologies for the Ship of the Future” as its key theme. The conference will be held from 17–19 October 2016 in Cortona/Italy.

First held in the year 1999, HIPER celebrates its 10th edition with a…

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The Cyprus Maritime Conference 2015

December 01, 2015 The Cyprus Maritime Conference 2015

It may have been a few months ago but it still feels like yesterday! We were delighted to be part of The Cyprus Maritime Conference 2015 which is a bi-annual event organized by Cyprus Ministry of Transport with the support and cooperation of the Cyprus Shipping Council (CSC) and…

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NorShipping 2015: The countdown has begun…

May 04, 2015

All the last minute preparations are being finalised ready for NorShipping next week - the leading international maritime exhibition held in Oslo.

Come and visit us at stand B01-16 from 2 – 5 June, where we have non-stop key notes and demonstrations from our CEO, Product…

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SpecTec Celebrates 30 Years

January 14, 2015 SpecTec Celebrates 30 Years

Once upon a time, 30 years ago to be exact, on 14th January in Oslo, a small group of Maritime Professionals set out on an ambitious journey – a journey which 30 years later is still going, stronger and stronger as each year passes.

The journey began with the creation of a small…

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SpecTec UK celebrates 25 years!

November 18, 2014

Time passes, the world changes, but a few things have the power to remain the same.

SpecTec is one of them and we proudly celebrate a special 25th year anniversary for the UKoffice, SpecTec Ltd

Established in November 1989, in Manchester, SpecTec Ltd started as an English branch…

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Shipdex puts training in the forefront

June 19, 2014

The Korean Maritime University (KMU) and the Korean Marine Electronics Industry Promotion Association (MEIPA) received a one day technical seminar about Shipdex and the process of importing Shipdex data into SpecTec’s Computerised Maintenance Management System (CMMS), AMOS.


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AMOS EMS for Northern Offshore Services A/S

December 12, 2013

Northern Offshore Services A/S, one of fastest growing shipping companies in northern Europe at the moment, has chosen SpecTec Sweden  as partner for implementation   of Amos Enterprise Management Suite for the whole fleet.

The implementation consists of maintenance, procurement…

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SpecTec Italy enlarges the cooperation with the energy sector

November 29, 2013

The plant has been running since the end of 2008 and has a total installed capacity of 74.8 MW. The overall size of the plant makes FRI-EL Acerra" the second largest power plant fueled by vegetable oil in Europe.

In 2012 FRI-EL opted for the implementation of AMOS Business Suite…

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Shipdex training course to Hudong ZhongHua Shipyard in Shanghai

February 01, 2012

On 20th and 21st  February, Mr. Marco Vatteroni (SpecTec ILS & Shipdex Manager) is going to led a 2-day Shipdex training course to Hudong ZhongHua Shipyard in Shanghai, where Grimaldi (www.grimaldi.napoi.it ) is building five Con-Ro Vessels.
Grimaldi included in the new ships…

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