Belfast Harbour Awards Tender for Port Management System to Klein Systems
December 15, 2014
Klein Systems Group announced today that it has entered into an agreement with Belfast Harbour, Northern Ireland, to install the KleinPort Port Management Information System. Belfast Harbour Commissioners selected Klein as the system supplier after an extensive public tendering process for a new port management system.
The Harbour will use KleinPort to manage and track its vessel operations and services, record cargo data, generate billing and execute data analysis and reporting.
Pete Behrendt, Managing Director of Klein Systems stated: “We are very pleased that Belfast Harbour has recognized the potential to improve the port’s operational efficiency with KleinPort.”
Trevor Anderson, Operations Director, Belfast Harbour, said: “Belfast Harbour had identified a need for a new Port Management Information System and had a clear vision of what this should do to best support the needs of the Port and its customers. Klein Systems demonstrated that their solution best meets all of our needs, marrying together innovation, technology, and cutting edge industry processes.”
KleinPort is one of the most advanced port management systems available today and is expected to significantly increase the efficiency of the harbour. Klein Systems Group Ltd. is a Saab Defence and Security company, and a leading provider of Maritime Enterprise Software.
Belfast Harbour is Northern Ireland’s principal maritime gateway and logistics hub, serving the Northern Ireland economy and increasingly that of the Republic of Ireland.