BVS provides quite accurate forecasts which reflect the conditions we actually encounter with user-friendly software. I would easily give StormGeo's BVS a 5 out of 5. I suspect many frequent users would say the same.Capt. Apostolos Leventis
Master of MV Maran Excellence
The master’s choice in weather display. Simple, yet fully customizable weather data delivery.
Optimize your route for least cost, required arrival time or least time, and set environmental restraints.
BVS can be used as a stand-alone product or as an advanced weather and route optimization module for s-Planner | Charts.
Designed with masters and the bridge environment in mind, BVS provides you with user-friendly route optimization, voyage planning and reliable weather forecasting in a simple-to-install, intuitive application.
The latest weather forecast data can be downloaded via email and then loaded to the software.
Alternatively, s-Planner onboard integrates route optimization and weather insights with up-to-date electronic navigational charts to streamline your passage planning workflow. It allows weather data directly downloaded from our server.
Seven-day outlook represented in color contours the percentage probability of the center of a tropical storm passing within 125 miles of a given port. The probability is based on 94 ensemble members and operational runs. Data is updated every six hours for active tropical cyclones.
This feature is unique to BVS!
Our in-house tidal current velocity model merges with the global tide data, resulting in highly accurate information on tides and large-scale ocean circulation.
Combined with StormGeo’s s-Insight, BVS sets up a valuable communication protocol between a vessel and the shore-based manager, allowing for the display of the current route track as well as the route planned in BVS.
Routes and position reports are displayed in our shore-based s-Insight. Masters can receive and import our recommended track directly into BVS.
The complete, one-stop solution to optimize time, fuel and vessel performance while ensuring navigational and environmental compliance.
Know how to exchange route between s-Planner and BVS