China Merchants Shipping is committed to the intelligent R&D of ship and shore integration. Tasks include preparation and extraction of the value of ship operation big data, and initiation of the development in the online ship management platform to promote safer, more efficient and more environment-friendly fleet operation management through digital and intelligent technology.

The world's first intelligent VLOC "Pacific Vision", ordered by CMES, was successfully delivered on November 28, 2018. The ship received dual smart symbols of DNV-GL and CCS, marking the new era of "intelligent shipping" for CMES.