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Increased and evolving information security threats heighten the demand for secure solution for ports’ information management

Increased and evolving information security threats heighten the demand for secure solution for ports’ information management

  GISGRO receives the ISO 27001 certificate for information security management   Cyber security and confidentiality of information are hot topics in every industry, not only in ports. In the context of maritime cyber security, port authorities play an important role in guiding the stakeholders in port’s area about best practices and applying them also…

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VRT Finland receives new knowhow to accelerate the growth of business

VRT Finland receives new knowhow to accelerate the growth of business

VRT’s year has been interesting with changes to crystallize the business strategy. The team has grown by the acquisition of Satamatieto and new recruitments and in the beginning of May it was time to bring new ideas to the management team. Timo Aarvala started as the CEO after working for three years as a Member…

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A big part of Finnish knowhow on port software is now under one roof – VRT Finland acquires Satamatieto

A big part of Finnish knowhow on port software is now under one roof – VRT Finland acquires Satamatieto

VRT Finland Oy has been working with port industry in Europe since its founding in 2010, performing 3D surveys and doing digitizing projects for ports. VRT has also developed a cloud software GISGRO which offers ports an easy start on the path for digitalization and enables gathering of georeferenced port asset information into one visual…

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Categories: News, Port

Centralized information increases efficiency in port operations – Information on vessel schedules offered by Fintraffic is soon available via GISGRO

Centralized information increases efficiency in port operations – Information on vessel schedules offered by Fintraffic is soon available via GISGRO

Ports handle a vast amount of information in their daily work, and efficiency and safety are the priorities. For seamless workflow it is essential that the information is available to all necessary stakeholders. Ports will now tackle the challenge in collaboration with GISGRO and Fintraffic. The goal is to ease the information sharing by combining…

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Swathe Services Adds GISGRO to Their Survey Solution Portfolio

Swathe Services Adds GISGRO to Their Survey Solution Portfolio

Easy delivery and utilization of survey data adds value to the workflow for surveyors   For over 17 years, Swathe Services has excelled in supporting surveyors, contractors, ports, harbours, dredging and construction companies to achieve the best possible value from their surveys. Swathe Services provide not only high-end technology but also their expertise in consulting…

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Two Finnish Port Software Companies Launch Cooperation to Accelerate Port Digitalization with Easy-to-use Solutions

Two Finnish Port Software Companies Launch Cooperation to Accelerate Port Digitalization with Easy-to-use Solutions

In ports, as well as in many other industries, there is a huge buzz around digitalization. Still, ports are facing challenges with software and data compatibility. The current solutions consider only one aspect of port’s operations, which increases the need for using multiple different software. To bring the digitalization into everyday lives of ports Finnish…

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GISGRO Update: New Improved Digital Workflow for Surveyors is Live Now!

GISGRO Update: New Improved Digital Workflow for Surveyors is Live Now!

It is time to embrace cloud technology in the survey industry This year has been a final breakthrough for cloud services due to the rapid growth of remote working and a need for an easy access to information wherever you work at. Cost-efficiency of cloud services is also an important factor when the economic situation…

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