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Australian deal for BMT simulator tech

The Australian Transport Safety Bureau, Australia’s national transport safety investigator, has agreed a deal with BMT to license the UK-based company’s REMBRANDT navigation and manoeuvring simulator technology for use in its investigative process.

{mprestriction ids="1,2"}REMBRANDT is comprised of a database of hundreds of validated ship models, and can be used via a desktop, laptop or as a full mission-based simulator.

“We are seeing growing momentum and awareness within statutory bodies worldwide in the value of digital evidence generation,” said Phil Thompson, managing director at BMT.

“Key capabilities of REMBRANDT include its ability to automatically read VDR and AIS to deliver a high-fidelity reconstruction. More recent developments include the ability to take full control at any time within the reconstruction replay to explore a range of alternative ‘what if’ scenarios – a key enabler for forensic analysis and reflective learning.”{/mprestriction}

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