The Panama Canal is set to launch a new vessel scheduling and maritime resource management system to optimise the flow of ship traffic through the waterway.
Xanatos Marine has agreed a contract with Port Saint John in New Brunswick, Canada, to install a multi-layer Vessel Traffic Monitoring System (VTMS) to improve maritime domain awareness.
Ports of Jersey’s new vessel traffic service (VTS) is now in operation, following an upgrade of its operational and stand-by control centres, multiple remote radios, radars and automatic identification systems (AIS) performed by Frequentis.
Transas has signed a contract with the Lerwick Port Authority to install a new Vessel Monitoring System (VMS) to cover Lerwick Harbour, in Shetland in the UK, replacing the Harbour’s existing system.
Visakhapatnam Port in India is to implement a new VTMIS (vessel traffic management information system) from Transas, scheduled to be fully operational by the end of 2015.
The Port of Ajaccio, the main commercial port in the south of Corsica, has added the latest generation maritime Vessel Traffic Surveillance system from Transas, as part of a project implemented in partnership between the Territorial and State Authorities of Corsica.
The shareholders of the Transas Group have decided to focus brand activities exclusively on the maritime IT market, with other business segments to be rebranded in accordance with the new strategy.
Kongsberg Norcontrol IT (KNC) today announced that it will provide maritime surveillance, voice communications and port management technologies for Algeria’s new national Vessel Traffic Management and Information System (VTMIS).
The first of five Norwegian regional VTS Centres to be upgraded under the February 2013 VTS Framework contract between the Norwegian Coastal Administration (NCA) and Kongsberg Norcontrol IT (KNC) has now been completed.
Kongsberg Norcontrol IT today announced that it will lead a three-year project aimed at developing a concept for a new Ship Traffic Management System (STMS) in the Straits of Malacca and Singapore.
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