PrimeShip and the concept of "Total Ship Care"
In its continuing efforts to provide the latest and best technicalservices,ClassNK conducts research and development into advanced technologies based on the data and extensive technical experience it has accumulated over more than a century of ship classification experience, in order to meet the needs of the marine community.
This work is aimed at supporting ship safety at every stage of a ship's life from inception and design through construction, operation, management, maintenance, and related activities. Aspects of all these lifecycle processes of a ship are integrated in an interactive, consistent and harmonized manner as part of a comprehensive system known as PrimeShip.
In short, PrimeShip is the collective name for the technically advanced and reliable systems and services comprising a total ship care system developed and offered by ClassNK and aimed at contributing to ensuring the comprehensive safety of ships throughout their operating lives as well as the prevention of marine pollution.
PrimeShip integrates the existing software systems, guidances, databases and other services with state-of-the-art technologies to dynamically improve the efficiency of the service offered by the Society to support total ship care. New programs and systems are continually being developed by ClassNK to enhance the effectiveness of PrimeShip to meet the technological needs of clients worldwide.
The Systems and Services of PrimeShip
PrimeShip includes products that are directly available to clients as well as a range of technical services offered based on related products and systems. All of these programs, systems and services are undergoing constant consolidation and refinement so as to be an ever better integral part of the PrimeShip total ship care philosophy. Major components of PrimeShip, including those under development, are shown in the followings.
PrimeShip Software and Services
- PrimeShip-IPCA Integrated System for Ship Performance Capability Brochure
- Onboard-IPCA Calculation Engine
- PrimeShip-NAPA Manager NK-Customized Program for NAPA Brochure
- PrimeShip-HULL(Rules) Rule Calculation System Brochure
- PrimeShip-HULL(DSA) Direct Strength Assessment System Brochure
- PrimeShip-HULL(DSA)/Ore Carrier
- PrimeShip-HULL(HCSR) Design Support Software for Harmonised CSR Brochure
For details, please refer to Software for harmonised CSR.
- PrimeShip-HULL for Container Carriers Calculation System for Rules of Steel Ships Part C Chapter32 (Including amendments issued in June 2017)
For details, please refer to software for Rules of Steel Ships Part C Chapter32.
- PrimeShip-HULL(Rules)/PartC15 Calculation System for Rules of Steel Ships Part C Chapter15 (Including amendments issued in June 2017)
For details, please refer to rule calculation software for Rules of Steel Ships Part C Chapter15.
- PrimeShip-CAD Interface Interface Program for Data Linkage between 2D/3D CAD and Rule Calculation System Brochure Application
- PrimeShip-CTF for PSPC Coating Technical File (CTF) Preparation Support System Brochure
- PrimeShip-ETAS Emergency Technical Assistance Service Brochure
- PrimeShip-PSC Intelligence Support System for PSC Performance Improvement Brochure
- PrimeShip-CHEMISYS Integrated Database System for Chemical Products Brochure
- PrimeShip-DG/BulkCargo IMDG/IMSBC Loading Requirement Program
Brochure Guidance Application
- PrimeShip-GREEN/ProSTA Software for Progressive Speed Trial Analysis
- PrimeShip-GREEN/MinPower Software for Assessment of Minimum Propulsion Power
Brochure Application Application
- PrimeShip-GREEN/SRM Ship Recycling Management Brochure
For details, please refer to Ship Recycling Convention.
- PrimeShip-GREEN/EEOI EEOI Calculation and Analysis System
Brochure Application Application