Norwegian based weather services company StormGeo has concluded an agreement to acquire Applied Weather Technology (AWT), the companies have reported.
PC Maritime has announced that its Navmaster ECDIS is now able to combine with MeteoGroup’s SPOS (Ship Performance Optimisation System) weather routing service to provide optimised voyage planning.
Tidetech has launched a new vessel optimisation application which offers combined tidal and non-tidal (ocean) current data for integrated vessel speed and route optimisation.
The Nautical Institute has published a practical guide for mariners which explains the benefits and limitations of Numerical Weather Prediction (NWP).
Applied Weather Technology (AWT) and Transas Marine have announced that they have integrated AWT’s BonVoyage System (BVS) for on-board weather routing with Transas’ ECDIS, to assist in voyage optimisation.
Smit Marine Projects B.V. has extended its relationship with Amarcon, with an order for the OCTOPUS-Onboard system for the vessel Taklift 7.
Raytheon Anschütz reports that it is now offering an integrated weather chart overlay for its Synapsis ECDIS system, developed in cooperation with German sea weather provider WetterWelt.
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