The DUKC® Data solution provides comprehensive ship and met-ocean information as well as extensive reporting and data mining capability.


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Vessel module

This module allows interaction with a comprehensive list of recognised ships and their particulars which is used as the authoritative source of ship information within the system. Service can be linked up to external ship data sources such as port information systems or third-party database systems (e.g. Lloyds).

Likely Users:

VTSO, Pilots, Schedulers, Agents, other interested parties



Met-Ocean module

OMC has unified met-ocean data displays available which can display met-ocean measurements, forecasts and predictions from many different sources within a single view.

Key Features:

  • View forecasts (depending on forecast solutions)
  • View sensor readings
  • Filter/QA sensor readings
  • View sensor status
  • Sensor status alerting

Typical questions the Met-Ocean service can answer:

  • What is the latest recorded tide height at location X?
  • How high are the waves right now?
  • How are they predicted to change?
  • How strong will the tidal streams be in the coming day?
  • Is this gauge still working?

Likely users:

  • Terminal Operators
  • Waterway Authorities
  • Port Authorities
  • VTS Officers
  • Master/Pilots
  • Launch/Helicopter Crew



Reports module

This module allows searching and retrieval of archived outputs, previous calculations, errors and diagnostics. All calculations, errors, system messages and diagnostics are logged and can be queried if desired.

Typical question Reports can answer:

  • How many ships were monitored successfully in the past year?

Target Users:

  • Habour Master, Administrators, Managers



System Integration module

The System Integration module allows the DUKC® system to be integrated with other systems, for example, the Marine Information System.

Key features:

  • Integrates with Port Management Information Systems and VTS systems