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UKHO Urges Ship Owners To Upgrade To New Digital Chart Standards

The United Kingdom Hydrographic Office (UKHO) has reiterated its call for ship owners to upgrade to the latest ECDIS software standards, highlighting the significant benefits that the new IHO S-52 Presentation Library edition 4.0 will offer mariners, including greater consistency in the display of Electronic Nautical Charts (ENCs) and a reduction in the number of audible alarms on the bridge. 338 more words

Shipmanagement

Cyber Moment : Any USB port when in need of a charge?

The Standard P&I Club recently hosted a contest where mariners could identify hazards in different parts of the vessel. ┬áThe posters were then published and are available… 203 more words

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Caution On The Unauthorised And Incorrect Use of ECDIS

With the advent of technology, the use of Electronic Chart Display and Information Systems (ECDIS) is becoming increasingly popular.

While the use of an ECDIS does have its advantages, it can have a negative impact if not used correctly and this is known to be a causative factor in major claims such as collisions and groundings. 414 more words

Shipmanagement

Caution on the unauthorised and incorrect use of ECDIS

With the advent of technology, the use of Electronic Chart Display and Information Systems (ECDIS) is becoming increasingly popular. While the use of an ECDIS does have its advantages, it can have a negative impact if not used correctly and this is known to be a causative factor in major claims such as collisions and groundings. 383 more words

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