News Article 30/01/2009 A

Ulysses and Orca join forces
(Digital Ship Newsletter, Jan 30 2009)

Ulysses Systems and Orca Company of Japan have announced that they will be extending their partnership in the region by combining their current resources and relocating some Ulysses operations to Orca’s offices.

Ulysses has a number of customers for its Task Assistant software system in the Japanese market, such as Iino Marine Services- Japan, New Asia Shipping Hong Kong, and ITML.

“The key objective of the partnership with Orca will be to continue to build on Ulysses’ current success in the region and improve the level of service that is provided to our esteemed Japanese and South East Asian customers through our Tokyo based staff,” said Martin Nygate, Ulysses VP of sales and marketing.

S Y Chang , managing director of Orca Japan, added: “Our philosophy is to provide customer-centric technology solutions to our target market."

"Ulysses' Task Assistant is within this philosophy and we believe that our partnership with Ulysses Systems will increase the quality of the service we provide to the local market, offering solutions that simplify ship operations.”