Industries

ShipTracks helps our customers be more efficient by saving time, money, and headaches. See how some others in your industry are getting ahead.

ShipTracks operates at 99.5% up-time so you can count on it to work when you need it.  Our AIS receivers are placed at manned facilities so if a site goes down, there is someone there to reset or receive new hardware.  We’re available 24/7 for customer support.

Starting at $99/month with no contract – why wouldn’t you find out for yourself?  See how ShipTracks can work for you.  Register for a free trial or call 251.210.1020 with any questions.

Agencies & Associations

Government agencies, maritime associations and marine exchanges all benefit from real-time and historic vessel tracking and management.  Call us to discuss custom opportunities for your organization to benefit from ShipTracks.

Marine Professionals

Insurers, attorneys, and surveyors rely on ShipTracks to get the information they need to support their work.

  • Surveyors have the ability know when and where to go meet a vessel
  • In case of incident:
    • Replay incident in ShipTracks to view all AIS reports from involved vessels
    • Verify speed, heading and other claims
    • Identify surrounding vessels and potential witnesses

Commodities & Refineries

With the ever increasing price of fuel, oil, coal and food and grain products, it is important to watch your product up to the minute, make sure it arrives at the dock on time and is put into production without downtime of support crews or other delays.  Look to instantly see if weather has everyone holding up for safety.

Suppliers

Refuelers and boat stores use ShipTracks for it’s up to the minute information.  By knowing where your customers are, you can save money through decreased downtime, but more important, improve customer service.  See all of the traffic in your area, setup alerts and reports to gain and edge and increased business.

Pilot Associations

Why do over 15 Pilot Associations rely on ShipTracks?  It saves them time and from getting out of bed at 3.00am.
  • Dispatch 24/7
  • See the vessels you’re about to meet from home rather than the station
  • Get automated email alerts when your ship comes to anchorage
  • See the surrounding traffic to assess weather or other holdups

Harbor Management

Tools for the harbormaster to get the job done.  
  • Extensive coverage not only allows harbormasters to track ships long before they get to the anchorage but when they leave the previous port of call
  • Monitor port operations from home and remote locations
  • Receive instant notification anytime a vessel is exceeds a pre-determined speed while in port via the speed zone alarms
  • Use historical playback to confirm night arrivals and departures
  • Enhanced safety and security in case of incident, weather, or port closures.

Maritime Service Companies

ShipTracks is used by all sizes and types of maritime service providers throughout the country. Line handlers, stevedores, launch services – we’ve got you covered.
  • See real-time when your vessel is at the sea buoy
  • Get automatic notification when they’ve left the anchorage and are coming into port
  • Verify positions and movements before sending crews to wait unnecessarily at the docks
  • Save time and money by scheduling multiple jobs with up to the minute information
  • Reduce phone calls and emails to pilots, agents, tugs

Ship Agents & Owners

ShipTracks does business with most of the major towing companies in the US.  Why?  It works.
  • Dispatch from remote locations
  • Take advantage of our growing coverage network to monitor your fleets on inland waterways and around the country.
  • Use historical playback to clarify ‘he said, she said’ in incidents
  • Save thousands of gallons of fuel with customizable speed alarms
  • See real-time who’s in front of you at the locks, at the dock or at the fleeting area

Port & Terminal Managers

Scheduling for product and operations revolve around when the vessel will arrive. Crews have to show up on time, equipment has to be in place. Production schedules have to be modified according to when the product will arrive. With ShipTracks, terminal operators often become the driving force for the entire operation. Everyone needs to know when the ship will come in. In a world of limited dock space and ever tightening regulations, efficient management of port and terminals is a must. ShipTracks delivers.

Barge & Towing Companies

ShipTracks does business with most of the major towing companies in the US.  Why?  It works.
  • Dispatch from remote locations
  • Take advantage of our growing coverage network to monitor your fleets on inland waterways and around the country.
  • Use historical playback to clarify ‘he said, she said’ in incidents
  • Save thousands of gallons of fuel with customizable speed alarms
  • See real-time who’s in front of you at the locks, at the dock or at the fleeting area