what we Offer
The services offered by Optimum to its principals include crew, technical and operations management, safety and quality assurance, purchase support and new building expertise.
Crew, Technical & Operations Management
Optimum offers quality ship technical management by a highly qualified professional, diversified and experienced team of shore based superintendents and sea going personnel. Our primary responsibility is to operate our fleet in the most safe, clean, compliant, reliable and efficient way.
Our aim is to provide innovative and reliable ship management solutions that ensure optimal vessels operation and performance. Modern ship management practises are applied across our managed fleet in order to meet our requirements of quality, efficiency and effectiveness.
We are not only focused on addressing problems, we are raising the bar, creating and developing a culture where innovation thrives. Remaining at the forefront of innovation requires continuous improvements and also to ensure we operate as efficiently as possible for our customers and the environment.
Safety & Quality Assurance
Our vessels performance optimisation platform allows for hull roughness analysis and fuel efficiency on daily basis.
Our planned maintenance software application incorporates ship specific routine maintenance planning with spare parts purchases and inventory control. In addition modern condition based monitoring solutions such as scrap down oil analysis, vibration monitoring and thermography are integrated with which allows for cost effective planning of maintenance work and planning of spare purchases.
Our Group procurement network is in place with a large fleet as to leverage our purchasing power through economies of scale. Group contracts for good and services are in place as to ensure significant volume discounts (no extra fees) without comprising the quality.
Purchase Support & New Building Expertise
Our fleet comprises of newly build, highly sophisticated energy efficient modern vessels which are operated in the most detailed ship energy efficient fashion.
The vessels are equipped with fully intergraded electronic controlled main engines with auto tuning function. The main engine performance parameters are real time monitored while the auto tuning function allows for automatic balancing of the engine while in operation as to improve its performance and emission characteristics.
Our managed fleet is also fitted with sophisticated energy saving equipment such as propeller ducts, waste heat economisers, electric heaters, electric motor frequency controllers and modern control automation devices.