BonVoyage System (BVS)

Optimize routes, monitor weather conditions and plan for navigation.

StormGeo s-Planner BVS
Key benefits

Best-in-class weather intelligence

The master’s choice in weather display. Simple, yet fully customizable weather data delivery.

Multi-variable route optimization

Optimize your route for least cost, required arrival time or least time, and set environmental restraints.

Compatible with s-Planner | Charts for Navigational Compliance

BVS can be used as a stand-alone product or as an advanced weather and route optimization module for s-Planner | Charts.

Details & Specifications

Designed with masters and the bridge environment in mind, BVS provides you with user-friendly route optimization, voyage planning and reliable weather forecasting in a simple-to-install, intuitive application.

The latest weather forecast data can be downloaded via email and then loaded to the software.

Alternatively, s-Planner onboard integrates route optimization and weather insights with up-to-date electronic navigational charts to streamline your passage planning workflow. It allows weather data directly downloaded from our server.

StormGeo BVS tropical cyclone v2

Tropical Storm Track – Ensemble Probability 

Seven-day outlook represented in color contours the percentage probability of the center of a tropical storm passing within 125 miles of a given port. The probability is based on 94 ensemble members and operational runs. Data is updated every six hours for active tropical cyclones. 
This feature is unique to BVS! 

Ready StormGeo BVS Currents and Tidal

Surface Currents coupled with tidal forecast 

Our in-house tidal current velocity model merges with the global tide data, resulting in highly accurate information on tides and large-scale ocean circulation. 

Ready Ship to Shore Route and Data Exchange

Ship-to-shore route and data exchange 

Combined with StormGeo’s s-Insight, BVS sets up a valuable communication protocol between a vessel and the shore-based manager, allowing for the display of the current route track as well as the route planned in BVS. 
Routes and position reports are displayed in our shore-based s-Insight. Masters can receive and import our recommended track directly into BVS. 

Contact us to request a trial, or to speak with a StormGeo representative.

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