FORTHcrs has been established in 2000 and it is the leader in ferry booking and ferry distribution systems in the world. The SeaOnLine™ booking system is in active operation from more than 55 companies and the SeaConnect™ distribution mechanism is in active operation from over 80 ferry companies. The distribution mechanism is accessed directly by over 2.000 travel agents, OTAs and consolidators and indirectly by over 7.000 travel agents worldwide. FORTHcrs covers extensively all possible requirements of a ferry company (complex and multi-hop itineraries, pax, vehicles, trucks and dangerous goods, disruption services and more), while it is innovative providing real solutions for intermodal ticketing, credit limit management, vertical solutions for ticketing, vending machines, mobile solutions, port check-in, as well as intelligent data exploitation and revenue management systems, all, pivoting around the ferry industry. FORTHcrs is based in Athens, Greece and in Rome, Italy.
Telenor Maritime is the mobile operator at sea, the marine communication specialist, providing global mobile coverage, Internet, and backhaul for the offshore and fishing industry, cruise ships, and ferries. Telenor Maritimes offices are located in Arendal, Stavanger, Bergen, Norway, Stockholm, Sweden and Ft. Lauderdale, (FL) US. Telenor Maritime is part of Telenor ASA, one of the world’s major mobile operators. Through Telenor, we have access to a broad range of competence and resources to market, product, innovation and content development. We enable the best mobile experience at sea. For more information, please visit www.telenormaritime.com
ABB Marine & Ports
ABB is a leading global technology company in power and automation that enables utility, industry, and transport & infrastructure customers to improve their performance while lowering environmental impact. The ABB Group of companies operates in roughly 100 countries and employs about 135,000 people. To the shipping industry, ABB offers an extensive portfolio of integrated marine systems and solutions that improve the flexibility, reliability and energy efficiency of vessels. By coupling power, automation and advisory, proven fuel-efficient technologies and services that ensure maximum vessel uptime, ABB is in a unique position to improve the profitability of customers' business throughout the entire lifecycle of a fleet.
Actemium OPS / Processkontroll Elektriska AB is part of the brand Actemium and is a company of the VINCI Energies Nordic since 2012. We are ca. 45 employees with an annual turnover of ca. 8 million Euro.
We have offices and workshops in the Stora Höga outside Stenungsund, but working across the country. Under the www.pkelektriska.se and www.actemium.com/se you can find more information about both our sister companies and our parent company. Processkontroll Elektriska AB started its business in 2001 and we are a certified electrician for low voltage and medium voltage. We are working with electricity, telecommunication systems and automation for the harbors/ports, process industry and infrastructure. We carry heavy electrical installations in both industry and infrastructure, where our certified and experienced electricians all services. Data and fiber installations are also areas that we are certified and have extensive experience. Since 2010, we work within the OPS (Onshore Power Supply) as a turnkey service and have built and operating taken 10st plants in Sweden and Norway. We are ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001
Brax Shipping, established in 1982 and located in Gothenburg, Sweden,
is a team of shipbrokers specialized in the sale & purchase and chartering
of: Ferries, Ropax:es, Cruise ships and Roro:s
We can also offer newbuilding programs in
the Ropax-, and cruise segments. Projecting and design fully tailored to the preferences of
Carus is a global supplier of information systems to the travel and transport industry. With a customer base of corporate, state and privately owned companies, we build and support systems that are critical to the operations of ferry and cruise businesses across the world.
The Carus eco system provides a robust but flexible platform for reservation, sales, ecommerce, business information and on board sales. Systems are mainly delivered as a managed service, supported by staff who are experts in their field.
Carus’ solutions are state of the art, yet robust, allowing our clients to benefit from reliable systems whilst implementing new and innovative features.
All Carus projects are supported by a range of professional services delivered by staff of more than 130, with a wealth of experience in the industry. These include consultants, project managers, implementers and educators, all of whom have years of hands-on experience in the travel and transportation world.
About DNV GL
Driven by our purpose of safeguarding life, property and the environment, DNV GL enables organizations to advance the safety and sustainability of their business. We provide classification, technical assurance, software and independent expert advisory services to the maritime, oil & gas and energy industries. We also provide certification services to customers across a wide range of industries. Operating in more than 100 countries, our professionals are dedicated to helping our customers make the world safer, smarter and greener.
About DNV GL – Maritime
DNV GL is the world’s leading classification society and a recognized advisor for the maritime industry. We enhance safety, quality, energy efficiency and environmental performance of the global shipping industry – across all vessel types and offshore structures. We invest heavily in research and development to find solutions, together with the industry, that address strategic, operational or regulatory challenges. For more information visit www.dnvgl.com/maritime
FLIR Maritime thermal imaging systems give you the power to see clearly in total darkness, through solar glare, and through light fog and smoke. FLIR’s thermal technology is used by thousands of military, first responder, commercial and recreational mariners every day for navigation, collision avoidance, threat detection, surveillance, and search and rescue missions. Swiftly avert floating debris, shipping lane traffic, vessels riding at anchor, and small boats with FLIR’s maritime thermal imagers. Displaying visible heat energy from a myriad of potential hazards—even in low visibility and turbulent conditions—helps you avoid hazards to meet your deadlines on time.
Hogia Ferry Systems
Hogia Transport Systems is a business area within the Hogia Group and is showing continuous and long term growth in terms of product offering and global presence. We offer a unique range of business critical products for the travel and transport sector.
Our standard software solutions enable our customers to provide continuous service to tens of millions end users and customers worldwide. We are a reliable partner to both private and public organisations in the transport industry with the goal to create functional and cost efficient operations.
An important objective for Hogia Ferry Systems is to develop solutions that will enable the ferry operators to improve the traveller's experience, from booking to informed arrival at the final destination.
We work in partnership with the operators and our systems are designed to reduce the people-power needed to provide the services, enabling key staff to focus on delivering the very best passenger experience.
Hydro is a fully integrated aluminium company with 35,000 employees in 40 countries on all continents, combining local expertise, worldwide reach and unmatched capabilities in R&D. In addition to production of primary aluminium, rolled and extruded products and recycling, Hydro also extracts bauxite, refines alumina and generates energy to be the only 360° company of the global aluminium industry. Hydro is present within all market segments for aluminium and has extensive experience in extruded aluminium for marine applications, supplying components designed to meet heavy structural loads and to cope with aggressive environments. Using a combination of our extrusion technology and Friction Stir Welding (FSW), Hydro can help ship builders to improve the quality and efficiency of vessels. Compared to steel, aluminium offers significant weight reductions without sacrificing structural strength and the unique qualties of extruded component design provide exceptionally high torsion resistance.
North Sea Offshore (NSO) provides premium bespoke interior solutions for your pax vessel projects in China – be it public spaces, cabin & corridor areas, crew areas, catering systems, lighting, etc. Our dedicated and multilingual team works closely with owners, architects/designers and shipyards on projects throughout China from design and detailed engineering to project execution, installation and commissioning - we understand the challenges of engineering, fitting out a vessel for export. NSO is closely affiliated and cooperating with some of the most reputable marine engineering organisations and component manufacturers both locally and overseas.
Our main office and factories are located in Yantai, China with the European & CIS branch office in Gothenburg, Sweden. Our priorities are safety, quality and efficiency and we always strive for 100% customer satisfaction.
We provide solutions to your challenges, serving your needs all the way, delivering premium solutions.
425 employees – highly skilled – at your service!
Paf is a gaming company offering gaming operation on land and at sea, with about 1,500 slot machines and 55 gaming tables on board almost 30 ships on the Baltic Sea, North Sea and at Paf Casino on Åland.
We offer our customers entertainment in the form of safe and socially responsible money games.
In 2016 the Paf group contributions to public good was 20 million euros.
The group has nearly 400 employees, is headquartered in Mariehamn on Åland and serves players from countries including Finland, Sweden, Estonia and Spain.
Paf was founded on Åland in 1966 with the clear purpose of creating profit to support public good and is licensed and controlled by the local Åland government.
Red Bull GmbH
Red Bull Energy Drink is a functional beverage, appreciated worldwide by top athletes, students, and in highly demanding professions as well as during long drives.
RINA provides a wide range of services across the Energy, Marine, Certification, Transport & Infrastructure and Industry sectors.
With a turnover in 2016 of 448 million Euros, about 3,700 employees and 170 offices in 65 countries worldwide, RINA is a member of key international organizations and an important contributor to the development of new legislative standards.
Stena RoRo sets the standard in the RoRo market. With the solid know how combined with its intuitive feel for innovation and for the demands and requirements; Stena RoRo takes the market forward.
Stenability is Stena RoRo’s trademark. Innovators of the RoRo concept, building RoRo and RoPax tonnage, supplying tailor-made solutions - all over the world. The fleet of Stena RoRo, mainly RoPax and RoRo vessels, are chartered out to first class operators around the globe. All through the organization there is an entrepreneurial way of working and an intrinsic will of taking customer satisfaction to a new level. Thanks to its commercial and technical approach and long earned experience; Stena RoRo follows their customers - all through the value chain. That’s what Stenability is all about. We are the operators first choice when it comes to ship supply.
Tallink Grupp, AS
AS Tallink Grupp is the leading passenger shipping company on the Baltic Sea with over nine million passengers annually, operating under brands of Tallink and Silja Line on six different shipping routes. Tallink has 7,000 employees in Estonia, Finland, Sweden, Latvia, Russia and Germany. It is the largest shipping company by tax free retail sales in the world.
TTS Group ASA
TTS Group ASA is a global provider of handling solutions and access systems and services for the marine and offshore industries. TTS is one of the top three largest suppliers in its specialized market segments.
With a worldwide workforce of approximately 930 employees, TTS has more than 50 years of experience in the marine industry. The group has subsidiaries in Belgium, Brazil, China, Germany, Greece, Italy, Korea, Norway, Poland, Singapore, Sweden, UAE, USA and Vietnam. Corporate headquarters is located in Bergen, Norway.
The group’s activities primarily involve the design, assembly and testing of equipment. Apart from the manufacture of certain key components, a global network of subcontractors undertakes production.
TTS has a worldwide network of branch offices, service stations and agents. It provides after sales services covering the major shipping regions of the world.
The company is listed on the Oslo Stock Exchange.
Versonix SEAWARE is the business rules based reservation software system with Sales, Marketing, CRM and Revenue/Yield management for passengers, cars and cargo inventories. Utilizing an innovative and patented rules-based system, Seaware can be customized to support specific business goals and allow dynamic and real-time responses to an ever-changing world market. Enhancing customer relations is effortless using any of Seaware’s Sales and Marketing, Reservations, or Yield and Revenue Management functionalities. From reservation to check-in, to management reports to car deck optimization; Seaware allows you to manage your business your way. The Seaware rule-based reservation solution delivers industry-leading Yield Management, Cargo Handling and Customer Relationship/ Loyalty Program. Seaware provides a complete, reliable and flexible platform that allows companies to boost operating efficiencies, profits, and customer satisfaction.
Seaware serves as a common point for all distribution channels including the Internet, handheld, self-service kiosk, GDS and call center.
Wärtsilä is a global leader in smart technologies and complete lifecycle solutions for the marine and energy markets. By emphasising sustainable innovation, total efficiency, and data analytics, Wärtsilä maximises the environmental and economic performance of the vessels and power plants of its customers. In 2017, Wärtsilä's net sales totalled EUR 4.9 billion with approximately 18,000 employees. The company has operations in over 200 locations in more than 80 countries around the world. Wärtsilä is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki.
For the ferry segment Wärtsilä provides a full range of environmentally and economically sound integrated solutions. The company is leading the industry’s transformation into a new era of efficiency with a Smart Marine Ecosystem comprising high levels of connectivity and digitalization. By eliminating the inefficiency ‘waste’ that hampers the industry’s growth and profitability, Wärtsilä aims to create a smarter way of operating and maintaining assets.