News & Events

Company news, software updates, new developments, and the latest in ship health monitoring

MACSEA Data Scientist Receives Certification

Monday, January 15th, 2018

MACSEA is pleased to announce that Kevin Logan has completed all requirements to become a Certified RapidMiner Analyst. Logan has over six years of experience using RapidMiner software for artificial intelligence, machine learning, and predictive modeling R&D. Click here to download our Data Mining Capabilities.

Learn about our Fuel Efficiency Solutions at 2013 Fleet Optimization Conference

Friday, October 4th, 2013

MACSEA will be an exhibitor at the upcoming Fleet Optimization Conference presented by Shipping Insight, October 22 – 24, 2013 at the Sheraton Stamford Hotel in Stamford, Connecticut. 

Controlling Ship Hull Fouling Helps Save Fuel

Thursday, June 6th, 2013

According to some industry estimates, hull and propeller performance degradation can cause fuel penalties in the range of 15 to 20 per cent, with a corresponding increase in GHG emissions. Diligent hull condition monitoring and maintenance can negate these penalties and represents an effective, low-cost energy saving measure available to ship owners for immediate implementation.

DEXTER Diesel Expert™ Module Helps Keep Engines Fuel Efficient

Friday, March 22nd, 2013

MACSEA successfully tested its Diesel Expert combustion analysis intelligence software aboard the USS Fort McHenry (LSD-43) during recent testing in Norfolk, Virginia. The Diesel Expert software accepts data inputs from cylinder combustion analyzers and automatically diagnoses any existing engine faults. Diesel Expert contains expert-level diagnostic intelligence in the form of an embedded neural network that […]

MACSEA Presents at Bellona Hull/Propeller Performance Standards Workshop

Monday, February 18th, 2013

The Bellona Foundation, a member of the Clean Shipping Coalition, in cooperation with the Norwegian paint manufacturer Jotun, convened a Workshop in Oslo, Norway on January 15-16, 2013 to explore the realization of a reliable and transparent hull and propeller performance measurement standard.

Fuel Vision Now Works with KRAL Fuel Flowmeters

Saturday, December 15th, 2012

Stonington, CT (USA), December 15, 2012 – MACSEA’s Fuel VisionTM system now works with KRAL® rotary displacement flow meters for high-accuracy fuel monitoring to help ship operators quantify the real effects of various energy conservation measures.

DEXTER Covered in Motorship

Friday, November 30th, 2012

Wendy Laursen of The Motorship magazine covers DEXTER in the November 2012 issue. She explains how alarm flooding due to poor sensor maintenance can desensitize operators and hide important machinery plant problems.

Ship Hull Condition Monitoring Fouling Detection White Paper Available

Wednesday, November 14th, 2012

A new white paper is available describing a business case study for our Hull Medic hull condition monitoring service. The business case is based on a customer’s pilot study to evaluate the anti-fouling effectiveness of alternative hull coatings.

Fuel Vision Demonstrated at SHIPPING Insight Fleet Optimization Conference

Wednesday, October 10th, 2012

The 2012 Fleet Optimization Conference, organized by ShippingInsight, provided a two-day forum during October 9-10 for ship owners and operators to explore how to achieve gains in ship efficiency. MACSEA teamed up with Emerson Process Management to demonstrate a simple, yet effective solution, for measuring and monitoring a ship’s fuel performance.

High-Accuracy Fuel Monitoring with Fuel Vision

Monday, October 1st, 2012

MACSEA’s Fuel Vision system now works with Emerson’s Micro Motion Coriolis® flow meters for high-accuracy fuel monitoring to help ship operators quantify the real effects of various energy conservation measures.