Northrop Grumman Corporation's Sperry Marine business unit has been selected to upgrade the radar and ECDIS systems on more than 80 Maersk Line vessels over the course of the next two years.
Transas has partnered with Shipping Guides Ltd to incorporate port data into its Navi-Planner 4000 voyage planning solution.
Navico-owned Simrad has announced the launch of its E5024 ECDIS system, a new type-approved ECDIS targeted at the commercial marine sector.
Formed in 2006 following the merger of Simrad Yachting and Lowrance Electronics, marine technology provider Navico has historically focused on the recreational marine sector, as the parent company of the Simrad, Lowrance and B&G brands. While it has had some presence in commercial maritime, the consumer market has up until now been its primary market.
PC Maritime and its Estonian trading partner Marine Technics have won a contract to supply Navmaster ECDIS to 28 Azerbaijan Caspian Shipping Company (ACSC) vessels.
Transas has been awarded a contract to outfit the Maersk Line fleet with ECDIS, rolling out across more than 100 container vessels.
SevenCs has announced the launch of a new version of its ORCA Master ECS (electronic chart system) product series.
Swedish provider Adveto has announced that it will supply its ECDIS to Viking Line, a Finnish shipping company that operates a fleet of ferries in Scandinavia and the Baltics.
Aegean Bunkering Services has selected Furuno to supply dual ECDIS systems for its fleet, enabling paperless navigation.
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