AIS Industry use case

Defense and security

The defense community requires an accurate picture of the maritime domain in order to safely monitor their waters for impending threats

In the ever-changing marine environment, where there is a vital need for the persistent monitoring of human activity to forecast defense challenges, Spire Maritime AIS data has become a very powerful tool in the delivery of maritime domain awareness to a variety of maritime and geo-intelligence users.
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Maritime AIS: Why data quality matters

For virtually any commercial business or organization (governmental or non-governmental) in the modern world, the collection of quality data is of elemental importance.

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AIS ship tracking reveal: Qatar helping EU survive Russian gas sanctions

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We look at patterns in trade flows to predict what consequences might follow, after the invasion of Ukraine by Russia.

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Russian Sanctions Analysis: Vessel Transits Through the Bosphorus

With the onset of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, we will study vessel transits through the Bosphorus to see if there are any notable differences since this terrible event commenced.

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Our new offering, Maritime 2.0, reduces duplicate MMSIs from 20% to 1%.

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How to use maritime data to optimise your fuel costs [Free e-book]

Download our free ebook to learn more about how you can benefit from adding data to your maritime operations. We’ve included detailed customer case studies and flexible buying options to help you unlock the data advantage today.

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