Global Navigation Solutions (GNS) has launched Hang Xing Zhe, a chart updating service with software written in Simplified Chinese, specifically designed for the Chinese market.
The International Centre for ENCs (IC-ENC) is to provide its 37 member nations with ChartWorld eGlobe G2 ECDIS software from SevenCs to supplement ENC production and validation processes.
Kongsberg Maritime, working with the United Kingdom Hydrographic Office (UKHO), has added AIO (Admiralty Information Overlay) functionality to its latest K-Bridge ECDIS and K-Nav ECDIS software, to make additional chart information available to the mariner when using its ECDIS models.
Global Navigation Solutions (GNS) has been named as the supplier of all new charts for the new Suez Canal, which opens today, August 6th.
The International Hydrographic Organization (IHO) has published new versions of some of its ECDIS Standards, reviewed and updated to reflect lessons learned from earlier reports of unexpected chart behaviour in some ECDIS.
A new version of the SevenCs ECDIS Kernel SDK (Software Development Kit) has been released, version 5.20, designed to meet future ECDIS requirements and standards.
In support of this year’s Day of the Seafarer campaign on the 25th of June, Global Navigation Solutions says it has pledged to supply digital chart software to all cadet training colleges who make an application during the next three years.
Global Navigation Solutions (GNS) has launched an expanded version of its Voyager system, with a range of new e-navigation capabilities.
Transas has released a new version of Transas Pilot PRO, its iPad-based chart plotter for pilots and other mariners.
The UKHO has claimed that, based on its data, 54 per cent of tankers are now equipped to comply with the 1 July 2015 ECDIS mandate – however, this leaves more than 4,000 tankers that are not yet using an ENC service as the deadline approaches.
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