The Korean Register of Shipping(KR) has won
the 2018 Tanker Safety Award
for its Specialist Software – SeaTrust-HullScan.
SeaTrust-HullScan Software by KR
The annual award is presented to a company that has shown excellence and found a solution to a significant safety challenge or problem facing the tanker industry.
The KR’s SeaTrust-HullScan is a dedicated software package developed for the structural strength analysis of bulk carriers, double hull oil tankers, containers ships based on KR’s Rule and the Harmonized CSR.
It’s widely used by Korean shipyards, marine research institutes, design companies and universities and this is the second award the software has won this year. Earlier this month SeaTrust-HullScan’s developer, Mr. Park Ho-gyun, principle surveyor of KR, was awarded with the Wolae Award by The Society of Naval Architects of Korea, recognizing the software’s exceptional technical merit.
Significantly improved self-developed hull structural strength program
First released in 2012, SeaTrust-HullScan was upgraded this year. V2 version has been further developed and tested by shipyards and design companies, demonstrating KR’s efforts to support better ship and offshore structure design through the provision of faster and more accurate software.
What is NEXT?
KR’s SeaTrust software series covers; rule scantling checks, safety checks by direct methods, full spectral fatigue analysis, shaft alignment analysis, ship’s lifecycle management and many more technical areas. The specialist software range, which is applicable to all vessel types, has been developed by KR’s inhouse engineers, all of whom have extensive knowledge of shipbuilding challenges and issues.
What will be the future of KR’s software that will satisfy the technical requirements of customers and contribute to the stability of the maritime industry.
Contents Source : KR