Posts Tagged ‘ECDIS’

DSME Smart Ship Solution approved by LR.

DSME Smart Ship Solution approved by LR.
From the event DSME Smart Ship Solution approved by LR. 12 July 2019 – Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co., Ltd. (DSME) has received approval in principle (AiP) from Lloyd’s Register (LR) for its Smart Ship Solution (DS4®). The fleet monitoring smart ECDIS and surveillance system...
July 12th, 2019 | Classification Societies, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

The NI launches new edition of The Principles of Navigation

The NI launches new edition of The Principles of Navigation
..  The NI launches new edition of The Principles of Navigation 28.03.19 – Safe navigation at sea is dependent on good training, sound practice and long experience – and no organisation is better placed to draw on those qualities than the UK’s Royal Navy. The Nautical Institute is proud,...
March 28th, 2019 | Books, Health and Safety, Maritime Education and Training, Safety and Security, The Nautical Institute | Read More

Last chance to order your books with 25% discount!

Last chance to order your books with 25% discount!
Last Call ! Last chance to order your books with 25% discount!  Celebrate the summer and order your books now with discount on all books!  Visit the webshop! Volume II, Handbooks of Offshore Surveying Positioning & Tides Volume II of the...
August 24th, 2018 | Books | Read More

Final results of CIC on Safety of Navigation published

Final results of CIC on Safety of Navigation published
Richard Schiferli Today the final results of the Concentrated Inspection Campaign on Safety of Navigation (including ECDIS) have been published. The Paris Memorandum of Understanding (Paris MoU) on Port State Control (PSC) carried out a Concentrated Inspection Campaign (CIC) on Safety of Navigation including...
July 31st, 2018 | Health and Safety, Reports, Safety and Security | Read More

Publication 2017 Annual Report from Paris MoU on Port State Control

Publication 2017 Annual Report from Paris MoU on Port State Control
Richard Schiferli “Safeguarding Responsible and Sustainable Shipping” Refusal of access (banning) has been used 65 times since 2015. This year again shows a large increase from 20 bans in 2016 to 33 bans in 2017. The detention percentage has stabilised to 3.82% (from 3.84%). The number of detainable...
July 3rd, 2018 | Health and Safety, News, Regulatory, Reports, Safety and Security, Shipmanagement | Read More

Demonstrated compliance in CIC on Safety of Navigation

Demonstrated compliance in CIC on Safety of Navigation
Richard Schiferli Port State Control Officers in the Paris MoU region and the Tokyo MoU performed a joint Concentrated Inspection Campaign (CIC) on Safety of Navigation, including ECDIS, 2017 in the period from 1 September to 30 November 2017. The aim of the CIC was to verify that the minimum standards...
February 19th, 2018 | Regulatory, Safety and Security | Read More

Explore the latest developments in ECDIS technology

Explore the latest developments in ECDIS technology
The Electronic Chart, the popular textbook for ECDIS use and training has been updated to the fourth edition and is full of updates and significant enhancements. For this fourth edition, the entire book has been thoroughly reviewed and updated to ensure The Electronic Chart remains the textbook for ECDIS...
February 6th, 2018 | Books, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training, Technical, Technology | Read More

Heng Tong selects GNS for ECDIS upgrade

Heng Tong selects GNS for ECDIS upgrade
Singapore bunker operator installs SEALL ECDIS for compliance with new IEC 61174 standard Singapore and London, December 5, 2017. Heng Tong Fuels and Shipping, the Singapore-based subsidiary of Hong Kong’s Coastal Holdings has chosen GNS, a global leader in maritime solutions, to help it comply...
December 5th, 2017 | Bunkering, IT and Communications, Technology | Read More

72% of cargo ships over 20,000 gross tonnage are ECDIS ready, following deadline on 1st July 2017

72% of cargo ships over 20,000 gross tonnage are ECDIS ready, following deadline on 1st July 2017
9,680 cargo ships over 20,000 gross tonnage using an ENC service, according to UKHO Almost three-quarters of cargo ships over 20,000 gross tonnage (GT) are already compliant with the SOLAS-mandated Electronic Chart Display and Information System (ECDIS) deadline of 1st July 2017, according to the...
July 11th, 2017 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

GNS and SEALL announce strategic partnership…

GNS and SEALL announce strategic partnership…
… GNS and SEALL announce strategic partnership for next generation ECDIS and navigation software Navigation specialists will collaborate to deliver an improved user experience on board using advanced touch screen technology LONDON and ABERDEEN, April 18, 2017 — GNS, one of the leading providers...
April 18th, 2017 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipmanagement | Read More

UKHO calls for owner vigilance to avoid ECDIS-related detentions

UKHO calls for owner vigilance to avoid ECDIS-related detentions
Thomas Mellor Further investment in crew training needed to reduce risks of ECDIS non-compliance The United Kingdom Hydrographic Office (UKHO) has called for ship owners, operators and managers to exercise greater vigilance in order to tackle the rise in ECDIS-related detentions and the risks to safety...
September 12th, 2016 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security, Shipmanagement, Technology | Read More

New 27” optically bonded HD Cat 1 IMO radar and ECDIS display for ultimate viewability

New 27” optically bonded HD Cat 1 IMO radar and ECDIS display for ultimate viewability
Announcing today the new Simrad® M5027 optically bonded HD monitor for the commercial marine market. The 27” Simrad M5027 marine monitor is designed to meet the color calibration requirements of ECDIS systems and the size requirements of 320mm CAT1 radar systems.  The Simrad M5027 monitor is built...
June 14th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Cyber security goes under scrutiny in “The Navigator”

Cyber security goes under scrutiny in “The Navigator”
The Navigator June 2016 Cyber security goes under scrutiny in The Navigator 03.06.16 – The hot topic of cyber security is examined in the twelfth issue of The Navigator, published earlier this month. The magazine looks at how cyber security is developing and how navigators can protect themselves,...
June 3rd, 2016 | Associations, The Nautical Institute | Read More

UKHO urges ship owners to upgrade to new digital chart standards

UKHO urges ship owners to upgrade to new digital chart standards
18 May 2016 – The United Kingdom Hydrographic Office (UKHO) has today reiterated its call for ship owners to upgrade to the latest ECDIS software standards, highlighting the significant benefits that the new IHO S-52 Presentation Library edition 4.0 will offer mariners, including greater consistency...
May 19th, 2016 | Associations, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

ENC purchase made easy with FlatFee from Nautisk

ENC purchase made easy with FlatFee from Nautisk
Peter J Pran Nautisk has launched FlatFee, a new, premium service which enables customers to take advantage of an annual price which will simplify budgetary planning for ENCs. The FlatFee concept is based around offering a fixed price for ENCs (AVCS or Primar) with a single invoice per vessel issued...
April 13th, 2016 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Danelec Marine hosts educational seminars on compliance with New ECDIS standards

Danelec Marine hosts educational seminars on compliance with New ECDIS standards
(Birkeroed, Denmark – March 21, 2016) – (Marine NewsWire) Danelec Marine has been holding a series of educational seminars at strategic locations around the world to brief shipping company executives on the new ECDIS standards which come into effect next year. The first seminar, held in Nanjing...
March 21st, 2016 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Danelec Marine Making Free ECDIS Upgrades

Danelec Marine Making Free ECDIS Upgrades
Ships with Older Danelec ECDIS Models Are Being Upgraded to New Hardware and Software (Birkeroed, Denmark – Feb. 10, 2016) – (Marine NewsWire) Danelec Marine has launched a program to provide free upgrades of shipboard Electronic Chart Display and Information Systems (ECDIS) to the latest technology...
February 10th, 2016 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Videotel and Safebridge Conclude Groundbreaking Agreement to Facilitate Onboard ECDIS Type-Specific Certification

Videotel and Safebridge Conclude Groundbreaking Agreement to Facilitate Onboard ECDIS Type-Specific Certification
New approach to training and certification provides shipping companies with a more efficient, cost-effective way to ensure crew are qualified to operate ECDIS systems safely MIDDLETOWN, RI, and LONDON, UK – Feb. 4, 2016 – VideotelTM, the leading global provider of e-Learning maritime training solutions...
February 4th, 2016 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Triple Simrad ECDIS for Zero Downtime

Triple Simrad ECDIS for Zero Downtime
Full compliance with International Maritime Organization rules on Electronic Chart Data and Information Systems is helped by the Zero Downtime paperless navigation offer from Simrad. The electronics specialist is offering three of its newly launched Simrad ECDIS E5024 packages per ship for the price...
October 14th, 2015 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Year zero for ECDIS compliance

Year zero for ECDIS compliance
Navico-Board-and-Executive-Profiles-Jose-Herrero Whatever commitment shipping is ready to make to ECDIS, two radically different Simrad ECDIS solutions are now available to ensure that it will comply with international rules. The right product for the right application is a familiar claim from the marine...
October 8th, 2015 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipmanagement, Technical, Technology | Read More

Kongsberg ECDIS now includes ADMIRALTY Information Overlay (AIO)

Kongsberg ECDIS now includes ADMIRALTY Information Overlay (AIO)
AIO showing an Admiralty preliminary notice of a pipeline Kongsberg Maritime now includes AIO for latest K-Bridge ECDIS and K-Nav ECDIS software The United Kingdom Hydrographic Office has worked closely with Kongsberg Maritime to ensure the latest K-Bridge ECDIS and K-Nav ECDIS software includes AIO,...
September 24th, 2015 | Associations, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

PC Maritime – Internet option added to Navmaster ECDIS type-specific training

In response to a request from V Ships,    PC Maritime have added internet delivery to Navmaster ECDIS type-specific training which now covers all bases:  onboard ship, ashore in training centres and via internet. V. Ships had identified situations where a crew member joins ship at short notice and...
September 14th, 2015 | Communication, Education and Training, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training, Technical, Technology | Read More

UKHO to hold ‘Living with ECDIS’ Seminars at INMEX SMM India

UKHO to hold ‘Living with ECDIS’ Seminars at INMEX SMM India
Captain Paul Hailwood, UKHO ECDIS Seminar Free Seminars to include update on latest IHO ECDIS Standards The United Kingdom Hydrographic Office (UKHO) has announced the details of its ECDIS Seminars to take place at INMEX SMM Conference and Exhibition in Mumbai,  India. The UKHO’s ‘Living with...
September 9th, 2015 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

News from The Nautical Institute – August 2015

News from The Nautical Institute – August 2015
  Managing risk – don’t leave it to chance There are a growing number of codes, standards and guidelines that set out how to assess and manage risk. But what do these mean in practical terms – for seafarers...
August 28th, 2015 | Associations, Maritime Education and Training, Reports, The Nautical Institute | Read More

UKHO calls for ship owners to liaise with ECDIS manufacturers over new IHO ECDIS Standards

UKHO calls for ship owners to liaise with ECDIS manufacturers over new IHO ECDIS Standards
Tom Mellor IHO announces new ECDIS Standards; 12 months to complete transition. Following the announcement of updated ECDIS Standards by the International Hydrographic Organization (IHO), the UKHO is encouraging all ship owners to speak to their ECDIS manufacturers to ensure a smooth, timely transition. The...
July 9th, 2015 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical | Read More