For Commodity Traders, Banks and Insurers that require world-wide, competitive situational awareness; MDA offers you the data, actionable intelligence and global visibility you need to increase your competitive advantage.
Track, monitor and query the progress of any vessel with MDA, the complete vessel investigation and monitoring platform from Pole Star. This comprehensive solution for organisations with exposures to shipping and cargoes ensures you can prove what, where and with whom you are trading with.
Used in conjunction with PurpleTRAC - the Pole Star sanctions screening platform - MDA gives commodity traders and ship charterers full status visibility of their marine assets and logistics. You can also use MDA to identify global shipping trends, monitor vessel movements, port activity, weather, and trade flows; using the most accurate and up to date vessel data available.
Choose from a full global view, or spot-check regionally to see the most recent AIS and satellite positions of over 250,000 vessels.
Identify ships of interest and gather data on both real-time and historical movements. Access detailed vessel data: owner, manager, contact details, dimensions, classification, and more.
Gain a competitive advantage with valuable information and intelligence. View historic port calls, see which ships are currently in port as well as arrivals and departures. Filter your view by vessel type; and use custom polygon tools to select specific areas. Examine the vicinity of a specific vessel or geographical location, and replay exact historical movements on a map.
Compare stated and actual route
Investigate exact ship movement history and produce a screenshot showing AIS positions for tangible evidence.
View vessel movement history for immediate online analysis, with historical data visible for up to 12 months.
Comprehensive and powerful reporting tools allow you to create, download, save and share tamperproof ship movement reports for use in arbitration.
Save time & money
Our fast, reliable, secure online platform processes data quickly and efficiently, aiding in speedy due diligence and ship movement investigation.
See which ships are currently located within a user defined radius of any ship or location.
Port Activity Dashboard
Investigate which ships are in a port at any given time, review a trail of ships in port, and see which ships are en-route to port. Use advanced filters and analytics for instant granular detail.
Click on a ship to review historical movements for up to 12 months.
Search for any ship by name or IMO number, and add any ship to your fleet at the click of a button. See vessel characteristics & particulars - including owner and manager details - as well as recent port calls.
Exception-based notifications can be applied to any ship.
Display territorial waters and sanction zones on the map or create your own custom zones for a clear picture of vessels of interest in relation to ports, refineries, and other points of interest.
Complete terrestrial & satellite AIS as standard with no additional charges. Blended tracking technology combines multiple position data points into a single, seamless position track for richer, more accurate information. Monitor vessels without incurring charges for expensive satellite communications.
Advanced reporting engine with queries and filters allows you to download historical data in CSV format for analysis, sharing with colleagues or evidentiary purposes.
Maps & Charts
Big, interactive maps with features including: zoom, pan, weather, zones, points of interest and distance measurement tools. Experience maximum situational awareness for vessels and ports combining Google and C-Maps.