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VPS buying digital services provider Yxney Maritime

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Fuel tester VPS is looking to sustainability and expanding its digital services with the acquisition of Yxney Maritime.

Announcing the acquisition of Yxney Maritime VPS said it aimed to support the marine industry’s efforts  to decarbonise and operate more sustainably.

“With the increased focus on sustainability, this acquisition of Yxney will help  our maritime customers to better understand the impact that every  operational activity has on GHG emissions, enabling improved efficiencies  and delivery of emissions reductions,” said Malcolm Cooper, CEO of VPS.

The fuel tester believes that by bringing Yxney’s advanced analytical software, Maress, into its portfolio it will be able to help its customers deliver greater carbon emission reductions.

“Together, and with complementary services, we are creating genuine  sustainable transformation through data-driven change,” said Simen Sanna Gjord, CEO of Yxney Maritime.

The value of the transaction was not disclosed.

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