From ship to shore, IVY®, VAF Instruments’ solution for Propulsion Performance Management, enriches big data for powerful analysis, fleet and ship performance visualisation and insight into the relevant data and KPI’s via the IVY® dashboard. Besides enabling upto 20% savings on fuel and maintenance costs, it is thé solution for MRV and IMO reporting. IVY®, turns the Internet of Things into the Internet of Ships and brings Big Data back to the essence.

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We present: IVY®

All relevant and available sensors are used for real time collection of ship performance data on board of each individual ship. Via the IVY® on board solution, the gathered sensor data is enriched. Via the ships’ satellite connection, the data is send to the IVY cloud and accessible at the office on shore. Data from various ships of the fleet will be available at individual ship level as well as fleet level when the ship data is combined.

The ship and fleet data can be easily accessed, visualised and analysed via the IVY® Propulsion Performance Management web application. This application is available any time and on any device with an internet connection and web browser.



Managing a fleet comes with numerous responsibilities and challenges. When it comes to fleet management, optimising fleets’ performance is key. But Fleet Performance Management is not only driven by cost-effective goals and decisions. Environmental impact, competition and pending rules and regulations are also taken into account. To be one step ahead in Propulsion Performance Management, IVY®, VAF Instruments’ software solution for Propulsion Performance Management, will provide you the fleet at your fingertips.

From Basic reporting to Expert Propulsion Performance
IVY® has a solution for every performance goal and budget, and grows together with the ship owner’s needs to make sure the ship is ready for the future and in compliance with (future) environmental rules and regulations. IVY® Basic provides fully automated voyage reports including automatic berth and anchorage detection, monitors fuel oil consumption and enables for MRV and IMO reporting. If you want to step it up a notch Data Enrichment and more than 30 KPIs are part of the package. And those who desire expert propulsion performance management, can save up to 20% on their fuel and maintenance bill by using the IVY® Expert modules, such as hull and propeller efficiency.

IVY: for every budget and performance goal


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