The complete suite for fisheries administration and control.
Government authorities all over the world have intensified the
surveillance, inspection, administration, and control of fishing
vessels and fishing activity. For biological reasons as well as
economic interests, this has proven to be very important to
Visma Consulting has developed systems and provided it-support
for government authorities involved in fisheries management during
this period. Visma Consulting has combined extensive business
knowledge and excellent it-skills, and today we are recognized for
a number of very efficient software tools, which authorities use
daily. With Fishery Solution these tools are collected in a very
strong suite that allows for IT-support for a wide range of
vTrack: Vessel monitoring
vTrack was originally developed to conform to EU legislation,
which requires that each member country monitors the movements of
large fishing vessels. Over the years, vTrack has evolved to also
meet requirements from NAFO, NEAFL and other non-EU
vTrack is recognized to be very user friendly and includes a GIS
interface to allow the government authority to visually keep track
of each individual vessel at any moment. A wide range of alert,
statistical and reporting functions are available as well as a
detailed record of all historical position data.
vCatch: Logbook reporting
Previously, the logbook was in paper format and required a lot
of manual work on board the vessel as well as for the
With vCatch the entire process is electronic from the first
registration on board the vessel to the final inspection and
reporting at the authorities. vCatch has been developed with a true
focus on making the everyday life easier for everyone involved. A
lot of emphasis has been put into making the data transmission
compressed to make it possible and natural to actually send every
entry in the logbook in real time. To have the information in real
time gives the inspectors a unique input and tool for planning and
prioritizing on-board inspections.
vCheck: Fishery Management
The basis for comprehensive quota calculations is to be able to
receive and look into the actual landing data from the buyers.
vCheck consists of a common interface for all buyers enabling
them to send in their data in a uniform way.
The main functionality is the data quality assurance and the
control elements. vCheck has various levels of alarms that are
assigned to wrong, missing or suspicious data allowing the
controlling authority to prioritize its efforts.