The government of South Korea has unveiled plans to invest heavily in e-Navigation, with approximately $200 million earmarked for related projects under the new strategy.
The London P&I Club notes that the timetable for mandatory implementation of ECDIS is advancing and insists on the importance of familiarisation training on specific equipment and proper use of the technology.
ACCSEAS, a project funded in part by the European Union, is developing e-navigation tools to help mariners navigate safely in the North Sea region, particularly in relation to the expected growth in wind farms in the sea area in the coming years.
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