The Nautical Institute has published a set of ‘Industry Recommendations for ECDIS Training’, with the aim of addressing what it calls “confusion” with regard to ECDIS training.
Applied Weather Technology (AWT) has announced the release of GlobalView 2.0, a new version of the company’s fleet management system.
Norwegian shipowner Jo Tankers has installed the JOWA Technology Diesel Switch DS MKII to manage its changeover and blend fuel requirements, to meet sulphur emissions levels in CARB and SECA areas.
Horizon Globex, a wholly-owned subsidiary of One Horizon Group, has had its Horizon VoIP PBX solution accredited by Thrane & Thrane to be used with SAILOR FleetBroadband.
Navico has updated its Simrad brand Broadband Radar software development kit (BRPC SDK) to allow OEM and third party developers to integrate the technology with their own applications.
Veripos reports that it has won an extension of its positioning contract with Siem Meling Offshore DA, the Stavanger-based shipping company jointly owned by Siem Offshore and OH Meling.
Software company Amarcon reports that it has recently received orders from Shanghai Zhenhua Heavy Industry Co., Ltd. (ZPMC), Mammoet and RWE Innogy for its hydrodynamic analysis application, OCTOPUS-Office.
Euroconsult says that its latest survey and reports have suggested that the satellite industry should see continued growth in commercial markets during the next ten years, while at the same time stagnating growth for government spending should be expected at least through mid-decade.
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