BMT today announced the launch of a new service that will create simulations of marine collisions in an effort to identify failings and improve safety.
MARIN (Maritime Research Institute Netherlands) has announced the investment of €2 million in a Bull supercomputer cluster for its CFD (Computational Fluid Dynamics) facility.
Western Shipping has upgraded its simulator training centre to the latest version of the Transas NTPRO 5000 navigational simulator, which will support ECDIS training in accordance with STCW 2010.
Dutch virtual training and simulation developer VSTEP today announced that it has installed its simulators at Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy in Varna, Bulgaria.
Buffalo Computer Graphics (BCG) has added an emulation of the VisionMaster FT radar from Northrop Grumman Sperry Marine to its family of radar simulators.
Simulator manufacturer Transas Marine today announced that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with classification society ClassNK to jointly develop standards and guidelines for the classification of maritime simulators.
VSTEP today reports that the 360-Control tug & OSV training centre whose simulators it supplied officially opened yesterday in Amsterdam.
Training provider ECDIS Ltd has announced that it will be launching its newly developed Port Creation service on June 11th at the Seawork exhibition in Southampton.
DNV GL has introduced a new recommended practice for the training of dynamic positioning (DP) operators which defines the role that simulators can play in enhancing their education.
VSTEP reports that it has delivered and installed a NAUTIS Full Mission Bridge Simulator at the Maritime Academy of Nigeria in Oron.
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