MONTREAL, Aug. 3 /CNW Telbec/ - Montreal-based software engineering
company Stelvio Inc. has signed a ten-year deal to provide ShipDecision to
Canfornav, a member of the Canadian Forest Navigation Group. "We are extremely
pleased to sign Canfornav as a major client for The ShipDecision System,"
commented Eric Marchand, Commercial Director for ShipDecision. "The confidence
they have shown in our made-in-Canada technology is very important as we
continue to expand our scope into international maritime markets."
"We have chosen to migrate to ShipDecision to improve the coordination
and control of our day-to-day contact with key business partners," explained
Errol Francis, Vice-President Operations for Canfornav. "We assessed a number
of systems available on the market and chose to work with the ShipDecision
team at Stelvio as they demonstrated flexibility and a real commitment to meet
our specific needs."
Developed in collaboration with shipping industry insiders, ShipDecision
is a practical solution that recognizes how business is conducted and improves
the speed and efficiency of everyday processes. The full suite of ShipDecision
software provides up-to-the-minute access to critical information and a
complete on-line record of key voyage data and documents, ensuring improved
control at every stage of a cargo voyage. The technology is flexible and can
be integrated easily with existing marine software systems, ensuring the
industry can quickly take advantage of this innovation to improve operating
ShipDecision is a product of Stelvio Inc., a Canadian software
engineering company with a fifteen year track record of success providing
business solutions worldwide. More than 45 million transactions have been
successfully processed using Stelvio's systems. Information on ShipDecision
can be viewed at www.shipdecision.com.
Montreal based Canfornav operates a fleet of 30 vessels ranging in size
from 15-40,000 DWAT, carrying 6 million tonnes annually or about 300 voyages.
Canfornav services the Great Lakes and the St. Lawrence Seaway year round, to
and from a variety of international destinations. Information on Canfornav can
be viewed at www.canfornav.com.
For further information:
For further information: Eric Marchand, Commercial Director,
ShipDecision, (514) 281-8570, firstname.lastname@example.org,