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Seaber collaborates with Neste to optimise maritime logistics

Seaber collaborates with Neste to optimise maritime logistics

Neste's Shipping Asset and Sustainability Manager, Paavo Kojonen (left) and Seaber’s CEO and Co-founder Sebastian Sjöberg are both convinced the cooperation will further reduce emissions from the shipping industry.

Press release

HELSINKI, Finland (14 February 2023) – Seaber.io, a Finnish maritime technology company, has announced a cooperation with Neste - the world’s leading producer of renewable and sustainable fuels. Neste is using Seaber’s software for planning maritime logistics activities such as shipping schedules and port calls. Seaber’s SaaS application is designed for both shipowners and cargo owners, allowing them to optimise efficiencies and deliver transparency throughout the organisation. 

Seaber’s intelligent technology provides data-led decision support that optimises fleet TCE and reduces costs per ton mile bringing down shipping’s environmental impact. In addition to single cargo voyages, it supports multi-parcel and multi-port voyages, where unnecessary ballast voyages and low utilisation rates are common.  Seaber is uniquely positioned to digitally transform the shipping industry by integrating seamlessly to existing software solutions. 

”Neste's goal is to become a global leader in renewable and circular solutions. In order to achieve this, we need to find new ways to reduce the amount of carbon released into the atmosphere. New solutions and partnerships like Seaber are needed to help us optimise maritime logistics, which is one step towards reducing emissions,” says Paavo Kojonen, Shipping Asset and Sustainability Manager at Neste.

The cooperation between Seaber and Neste is exciting news. Here's how Sebastian Sjöberg, CEO and Co-founder of Seaber put it: "We are thrilled to see that Neste has taken this important step to optimise their shipping scheduling through further digitalisation. This collaboration enables Neste to optimise their processes, increase vessel utilisation and reduce emissions and cost per ton mile. Our partnership allows Seaber to further develop our solution for the benefit of the industry."

About Seaber

Seaber is a Finnish maritime software company dedicated to reducing inefficiencies, costs and the environmental impact of bulk and break bulk shipping. The Seaber software solution helps charterers and shipowners to plan, communicate, operate and optimise cargo flows and fleet schedules, resulting in improved asset utilisation and profitability, streamlined port calls as well as reduced fuel consumption and emissions. Seaber’s mission is to drive the digital transformation of maritime logistics of the entire shipping industry. Read more: seaber.io  

About Neste

Neste (NESTE, Nasdaq Helsinki) creates solutions for combating climate change and accelerating a shift to a circular economy. We refine waste, residues and innovative raw materials into renewable fuels and sustainable feedstock for plastics and other materials. We are the world’s leading producer of sustainable aviation fuel and renewable diesel and developing chemical recycling to combat the plastic waste challenge. We aim at helping customers to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions with our renewable and circular solutions by at least 20 million tons annually by 2030. Our ambition is to make the Porvoo oil refinery in Finland the most sustainable refinery in Europe by 2030. We are introducing renewable and recycled raw materials such as liquefied waste plastic as refinery raw materials. We have committed to reaching carbon-neutral production by 2035, and we will reduce the carbon emission intensity of sold products by 50% by 2040. We also have set high standards for biodiversity, human rights, and supply chain. We have consistently been included in the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices and the Global 100 list of the world’s most sustainable companies. In 2021, Neste's revenue stood at EUR 15.1 billion. Read more: neste.com

For additional information

Sebastian Sjöberg
CEO & Co-founder, Seaber
+358 50 599 2553

Elisa Hauhia 
Marketing Manager, Seaber
+49 176 6419 7719

Please contact Neste's media service
tel. +358 800 94025 / media@neste.com
(weekdays from 8.30 a.m. to 4.00 p.m. EET)

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