Companies use harbor operations software to manage port and harbor facilities and services. This type of software is used by harbormasters to ensure the safety of navigation for any vessel using the port. Administrative personnel uses harbor operations to keep track of organizational aspects such as inbound and outbound traffic, terminals and cargo operations, and facility management. Harbor operations software helps harbor operations companies optimize the human and material resources required to deliver nautical services in a safe and efficient manner.
Even though basic maintenance features are provided by most solutions, integration with CMMS and EAM solutions often is also offered. When financial tools are not included in the solution, integration with accounting and billing software is required to process bills and payments.
To qualify for inclusion in the Harbor Operations category, a product must: