Aries Marine provides Specialized Loading Software which provides an integrated and user-friendly system for load planning and loading calculations offering numerous functions and facilities for safe and efficient ship operation.

The Loading Software provides a wide range of modules for onboard and office use. It is designed to operate on an interactive graphical environment. The user always works on the actual vessel plan, screens are self-explanatory, have a consistent format and provide quick access to the information required to perform a given task. It is suitable for use onboard, as well as in office as a standalone system.

The Loading Software is type approved by all major Classification Societies. The Loading Software itself offers a variety of modules. In addition to Statutory Requirements, a wide range of ship operator needs and safety aspects (e.g. Emergency Response) are covered. Specialized versions are available for all ship types, handling aspects specific to each ship type.

  •  Bulk Carriers and Dry Cargo
  •  Tankers – LNG Carriers
  •  Offshore Support Vessels
  •  Ro-Ro & Passengers Ships
  •  Chemical Ships
  •  LPG Ships
  •  Container Ships
  •  LPG Ships

  •  Interactive graphical profile and plan views of the vessel and compartments
  •  Display of the actual loading condition and calculated results on the vessel plans
  •  Cargo densities, definition and conversion
  •  Tanks loading by sound, ullage, weight, volume or percentage
  •  Stores and consumables
  •  Full validation of user inputs
  •  Constants modification. Dual set of constants (actual and constants as in the loading manual)
  •  Tank top strength
  •  Crane operation check at any user-defined crane position and load. User interactive ballast adjustment. The user can save any calculated operating position
  •  Anchor handling and towing operation
  •  Firefighting operation
  •  Pipe laying operation
  •  Heavy lift operation
  •  Loading summary, block unloading of a selected load
  •  Stability analysis
  •  2D or 3D hull model, depending on the loading manual method
  •  GZ-Theta graphical stability curve
  •  IMO criteria, automatic selection as per load type
  •  Damage Stability, check actual GM/KG against predefined limiting curves
  •  Error messages, warning and safety critical (Stability, Strength, Free-board)
  •  Longitudinal Strength, graphical and interactive read-out at any frame
  •  Harbor and Sea-going limits
  •  Ship weight distribution report, to check dry-docking position of supports
  •  Drafts at the perpendiculars and at the draft marks
  •  Draft zones selection and adjustment
  •  Sea-water density effect on the loading condition of the vessel
  •  Trim check
  •  Propeller Immersion
  •  Storage and retrieval of unlimited number of loading conditions
  •  Metric, British or mixed system of units and automatic units conversion
  •  Print outs or complete reports. Text and graphical output
  •  Import/Export of loading conditions. Export conditions by e-mail
  •  On-line help
  •  Lashing Calculations
  •  IMDG Code
  •  Bunkering
  •  General Cargo (3D)
  •  Loading by non-corrected ullage/sounding
  •  Draught survey
  •  Air Drafts
  •  Visibility check
  •  Deadweight Scale - Parallel Middle Body
  •  On-Line Interface to Tank Level Gauging System
  •  Gain/Loss of Cargo due to Sagging/Hogging
  •  Vessel Particulars and Plans
  •  PDF Export