Bourbon Offshore Asia Pte. Ltd. joins Marine Online's Global Shipowner Alliance
Bourbon Offshore Asia Pte. Ltd. has officially signed up as a Global Shipowner Alliance (GSA) member on 28th October 2020 on the Marine Online Platform.
A family group specialized in sugar production, BOURBON has become a pure player in marine services for the offshore oil and gas industry. BOURBON’s business focus are namely selling of port towage and positions on the market of Inspection, Maintenance and Repair (IMR) of offshore oil fields, through its Subsea Services Activity. Convinced of the potential of the subsea services market in 2008, BOURBON acquired DNT Offshore; an Italian company specialized in operations involving ROVs in offshore oil fields. In 2012, Bourbon Offshore Surf, a historic group’s affiliate, celebrates 40 years of professional client-focused service. It operates 35 vessels in Asia Pacific and India with major ports in Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand and India.
Through this strategic alliance, Marine Online will be able to help them achieve higher efficiency as they utilize the platform and reduce operational costs. Apart from that, they can immediately use Marine Credit facility – the industry’s first instant credit system with a self-activation function. Shipowners can use Marine Credit for payments at 700 ports, over 40,000 ship supplies, spare parts, and other services.
Marine Online is a one-stop integrated maritime platform that introduces eCommerce model in to the traditional maritime industry, combining the 8 major maritime services, to bring convenience for shipowners and improve efficiency. Marine Online integrates digital technology, big data, and artificial intelligence into the traditional shipping industry to streamline services, which in turn lead to cost savings for shipowners. With the transaction data gathered from Marine Online’s platform, the company is able to develop an efficient supply chain and credit rating system. This platform aids global shipowners in resolving cash flow issues and positively drives digital adaptation in the maritime industry.