News Article 17/03/2005 C

Task software suits LNGC sector (LNG World Shipping Magazine, Spring 2005, p.37)

Ulysses'' Task Assistant (TA) software helps ship managers face new operating requirements such as OCIMF''s Tanker Management Self Assessment requirements without further burdening seafarers.

Recently, TECTO, Kline, Dioryx, Liquimar and Columbia have all contracted for Ulysses Task Assistant. Operators of tankers and LNG carrier operators in particular have been quick to see the benefits of Task Assistant. Ship managers are looking to better manage the complexities of improving technical management, safety and demonstrating regulatory compliance.

Iino Marine director Satoru Nakajima, said: "Tanker management is changing. We need systems that help us with this and help us demonstrate that we are always improving - Task Assistant does this for us. Our seafarers and snore-based staff will be better equipped to meet these challenges now that we use TA. The fact that TA requires no special training is so important to us - it makes life easier for our seafarers and saves time and money".

Task Assistant is a suite of task-oriented software products that cover all marine activities, both ashore and on board. The user-friendly design has been proven to save time and increase efficiency. The task-orientated system adapts naturally to your way of working. Additionally, Task Assistant is fully customizable to your company''s specific structure and easily scalable to your company''s future needs. Based on cognitive science principles and enterprise system expertise, Task Assistant was developed with continuous practical maritime input from the managerial staff and crew at all levels of traditional snipping company. For more information, visit www.ulysses-systems