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Navis to Unveil New Solutions and Upgrades at SMM 2018


Maritime Industry Leaders Unite in Hamburg To Showcase Digital
Advancement in the Industry

the leading provider of maritime software solutions for cargo operations
and vessel performance, announced it will be exhibiting at SMM
2018 in Hamburg, Germany
on September 4-7 at its 28th
biennial event. With over 2,200 exhibitors and nearly 50,000 attendees
from more than 120 countries in the ocean shipping industry, SMM is the
leading international maritime trade fair in the world.

The theme of the fair this year is "Trends in SMMart Shipping," which
will put the digitalization of ocean shipping on display. For the 2018
conference, Navis has commissioned a talented graphical designer on site
on September 4th to get insight from show attendees about
what they see as digital trends in ocean shipping which will create a
visual display of shipping, digitalization and art at the Navis booth.

During the trade show, Navis will be unveiling product updates and
strategic customer partnerships, continuing to showcase its leadership
in the digital revolution. Navis will also be launching new MACS3
solutions, MACS3 E-Learning and MACS3 Connected. The MACS3 E-Learning
program for container vessels was created in partnership with
representatives of Flensburg University of Applied Sciences and will
enable nautical students, mariners and people who are in charge for
vessel cargo operations to become a MACS3 professional user. MACS3
Connected is an evolution of the loading computer and will be a new
cloud solution for better access to cargo information that can be
accessed through the Navis connected product suite.

"Navis has always been at the forefront of innovation, constantly
improving and creating products and platforms to meet and exceed demands
of the evolving industry," said Guy Rey-Herme, President of XVELA and
the Head of Maritime Solutions at Navis. "We are excited to showcase our
carrier and vessel solutions at SMM 2018 and look forward to discussing
the future of ocean shipping amongst experts and thought leaders in the

In addition to product launches, Navis and XVELA, the collaborative
maritime business platform, will be showcasing how they plan to capture
and share information from vessels with stakeholders throughout the
entire shipping supply chain. The updated software will work by
integrating the day-to-day operational data from vessels into the
Bluetracker, MACS3 cloud and XVELA for the connected intelligence to
provide better service and safety at sea.

To learn more about Navis and SMM 2018, please visit
If you are attending SMM 2018, please visit the Navis booth in Hall
B6, booth 317

About Navis, LLC

Navis, a part of Cargotec Corporation, is a provider of operational
technologies and services that unlock greater performance and efficiency
for the world's leading organizations across the shipping supply chain.
Navis combines industry best practices with innovative technology and
world-class services to enable our container terminals and carriers
alike to streamline their ocean supply chains and better collaborate
together, transforming how goods are efficiently delivered. Whether
tracking cargo through a port, automating equipment operations, or
managing multiple terminals through an integrated, centralized solution,
Navis provides a comprehensive set of solutions to optimize terminal
performance, vessel performance and cloud-based collaboration that
drives transparency, efficiency and profitability to a network of ocean
carriers and terminal operators.


XVELA provides a transformative, cloud-based collaboration platform and
maritime business network that drives transparency, efficiency and
profitability to ocean carriers and terminal operators. Through
real-time collaboration, shared data and actionable visibility across
the vessel rotation, XVELA enables terminals, carriers and their
operational partners to work together to simplify, connect and optimize
their end-to-end planning processes, starting with stowage planning and
now expanding to berth management and port call optimization. The result
is a win-win solution that allows both terminals and carriers to forge
new efficiencies, improve customer service and reliability, and capture
substantial untapped savings across the container supply chain.

Backed by Navis, the leading provider of software and services for
terminal operators and ocean carriers, XVELA operates as an independent
entity focused on enabling collaboration and operational visibility. For
more information, visit

About Cargotec Corporation

Cargotec (Nasdaq Helsinki: CGCBV) is a leading provider of cargo and
load handling solutions with the goal of becoming the leader in
intelligent cargo handling. Cargotec's business areas Kalmar, Hiab and
MacGregor offer products and services that ensure our customers a
continuous, reliable and sustainable performance. Cargotec's sales in
2017 totaled approximately EUR 3.2 billion and it employs over 11,000

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