MORE THAN JUST REGULATORY COMPLIANCE WITH OUR 2-IN-1 SOLUTION

Vessel Monitoring System (VMS) is a vessel tracking solution required by Fisheries Authorities to combat Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated (IUU) fishing.

Enjoy the best of both worlds with Addvalue’s unrivalled ‘2-in-1’ iFleetONE VMS terminal which offers: Comprehensive set of VMS functions and Value Added functions including high speed, reliable and secure data connectivity, clear voice and SMS functions.

iFleetONE VMS terminal significantly improves users’ operational efficiency while complying with VMS regulations under various Fisheries Authorities around the globe.

FEATURES & FUNCTIONS KEY BENEFITS TYPE APPROVALS HOW IT WORKS TERMINAL

FEATURES & FUNCTIONS

VMS features:

Real-Time Vessel Tracking:

  • Automatic and On-Demand position reporting with vessel information.

Geo-Fencing Alerts:

  • Configurable geo-fences with automatic alerts sent to the Fisheries Authorities and local audio-visual alerts on-board vessel upon any geo-fence entry / exit.

Messaging:

  • Two-way communication between the Vessel Crew and the Fishery Authorities offered by a dedicated email service for law enforcement purposes and alerts on adverse weather conditions.

Embedded Electronic Forms & Declarations:

  • Offers embedded Electronic Forms (e-Forms) including, but not limited to, Catch Reports and Trip  Declarations defined by various Fisheries Authorities.
  • Offers ease of use with wireless submissions of e-Forms in real-time remotely with the comfort of a Smart Phone or a Tablet. Accessible with just web browser without any need of a dedicated mobile application
  • e-Forms Templates are seamlessly updated over the air without any human intervention.

Tamper / Abnormal Alerts:

  • Detects abnormal events such as loss of power, loss of GPS/Satcom signal etc. due to tampering or incidental and reports to the relevant Fisheries Authority.

Resilient Communications:

  • Offers reliable and weather resilient VMS service with communications using L-Band.

Battery Backup (optional):

  • Uninterrupted communications with backup battery which is mandatory in some countries’ VMS regulations.

Split Billing:

  • Separate accounting of VMS data and user data enables split billing between the VMS and Fishermen’s general data usage.

Value-Added features:

Internet Connectivity with WiFi:

  • Offers up to 150 kbps IP data service enabling plentiful application possibilities for crew communications such as Emails, Internet Browsing, Social Media, Instant Messaging, Push to Talk (PTT), Chart Updates, Weather updates etc.
  • Enables wireless mobility for the users to access data using their Smart Phones or Laptops.

Toll Quality Voice Call

Toll-free 505 Emergency Call Service:

  • Connects to the nearest Maritime Rescue & Coordination Centre (MRCC).

Short Message Service (SMS)

Built-in Firewall

  • Built-in Firewall function enables users to block unwanted data traffic to minimise the airtime cost

KEY BENEFITS

Cost Efficiencies Enhanced Connectivity
  • Minimal initial capital expenditure offering a “2 in 1” solution at the price of one terminal.
  • Competitive airtime cost due to IP Data based VMS service, compared to message based VMS service offered by the legacy VMS systems.

With Addvalue iFleetONE’s wide range of advanced communication features including high speed Internet connectivity, SMS, Email, embedded e-Forms and declarations, users are able to enjoy enhanced and reliable connectivity anywhere on the sea.

Improved Crew Welfare Improved Operational
Efficiency & Management

Internet Connectivity enables the vessel operators to offer free/subsidised data usage as part of enhanced crew welfare which is vital in crew retention.

Enhanced VMS features offered by iFleetONE along with high speed data connectivity boost operational efficiency and vessel management, saving substantial operational cost in the long run.


TYPE APPROVALS

NOAA Fisheries (USA):

  • Fisheries of the West Coast of the United States
  • Fisheries of Alaska
  • Fisheries of the Western and Central Pacific
  • Papahanaumokuakea Marine National Monument
  • Fisheries of the Greater Atlantic Region of the United States
  • United States South Atlantic Rock Shrimp Fishery
  • United States Atlantic Highly Migratory Species Fishery
  • Commercial Reef Fish Fishery of the Gulf of Mexico
  • Inter-American Tropical Tuna Commission’s Convention Area
  • High Seas
  • For Hire Fisheries of the Gulf of Mexico including reef fish and coastal migratory pelagics (“Gulf For-Hire” fisheries)

Pacific Islands Forum Fisheries Agency (FFA)

Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission (WCPFC)

Department of Fisheries (DOF), Myanmar


HOW IT WORKS


TERMINAL

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