Synapsis INS for New Windpark Service Vessel
The German navigation system manufacturer Raytheon Anschütz, together with its exclusive Norwegian distributor Syberg AS, has been awarded another contract for the supply of the Synapsis Integrated Navigation System (INS) to a new state-of-the-art windfarm service vessel. Havyard Design & Solutions
The Importance Training Around ECDIS and Navigation
George Devereese, Loss Prevention Executive at UK P&I Club, discusses issues of potential reliance on ECDIS, and advises that seafarers undergo the necessary navigational training. While Electronic Chart Display and Information Systems (ECDIS) have proved extremely helpful for navigation at sea,
Polferries, Sup4Nav Ink Navdec system Deal
The Navdec system designed to improve safety of passengers and freight and aimed to support navigators in collision situations was tested on board the ferry m/f Wawel and m/f Mazovia in 2016. This invention will also be installed now on m/f Baltivia sailing from Świnoujście to Ystad. Polferries decided
Vessel Automation: Command & Control
The marine industry is becoming increasingly competitive, with many looking to lower transportation costs while demanding the highest environmental and safety standards. Automating vessel operations and systems can significantly improve a vessel owner’s competitive edge in the market, by reducing staffing requirements,
Radio Holland's NavCom for Six Malaysian Patrol Crafts
Radio Holland Malaysia (RHM) secured a contract from Destini Shipbuilding & Engineering for the supply of Navigation and Communication equipment on board of six New Generation Patrol Crafts (NGPC). The vessels are being built for the Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA). The scope of work encompasses detailed design,
DMA's New Online System for Seafarers
From 2 January 2017, Notices to Mariners will be available via a new and improved online system that also presents navigation warnings and shooting warnings. The Danish Maritime Authority (DMA) also launches a digital solution for verification of the validity of seafarers' certificates. In the future,
Ship Intelligence 101
The Rolls-Royce portfolio of equipment and services extends well beyond the engine room, leveraging decades of experience in myriad business sectors. The words ‘Rolls-Royce’ can roll right off your tongue, and when they do, the average person in the maritime space probably thinks first of big, powerful,
DMA to Host 'e-Navigation Underway'
For the seventh time, the Danish Maritime Authority is organizing a conference that brings together the maritime world to focus on e-Navigation. The latest trends and the possibilities of implementing e-Navigation are this year's themes as the Danish Maritime Authority co-hosts the conference ‘e-Navigation Underway’ in cooperation with IALA.
Nautisk Appoints Sub-distributor in Brazil
Global chart distributor Nautisk has appointed Master Marine as its newest Brazilian sub-distributor, serving Sao Paulo and the surrounding areas. Situated in Santos with a branch in Sao Sebastio, Master Marine is a chandler and ships services provider supplying general services and consumables to vessels sailing the route,
Hatteland's 55” Ultra High Def Chart & Planning Table Passes Type Approval
Hatteland Display has passed Type Approval for its innovative 55” Ultra High Definition Chart & Planning table. Integrating the cutting-edge of flat panel technology, the clarity, color range and size of Hatteland Display’s flagship Multi Vision Display system is a key enabler of safer navigation and future maritime bridge design.