Industry-First ECDIS Approval for Bridge Alarm Management Standard
In an industry first, eGlobeG2 has been certified compliant with IEC62923-1 and IEC62923-2 standard alert and cluster identifier for Bridge Alarm Management (BAM). BAM is a critical safety initiative, intended to reduce the number of similar alert signals on a vessel’s bridge.
eGlobe G2 achieves Japan Type Approval
ChartWorld, one of the world's leading providers of digital navigation solutions, received ECDIS Type Approval from the Japan MLIT (Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism) to support Japan-Flag vessels.
ChartWorld Launches World-First 4K ECDIS
ChartWorld has announced the launch of its next generation eGlobe G2+ ECDIS. eGlobe G2+ is the world's first 4K ECDIS, displaying chart data in ultra-high definition, greatly improving ECDIS visibility and safety, route planning capability, and overall situational awareness.
Cyber Risk Mitigation: “How” not “What”
With the release of the seventh edition of the SIRE Vessel Inspection Questionnaire (VIQ7) in September 2018, tanker owners and managers are scrambling to review their cyber security best practice and bring their policies and procedures up-to-date.
T&Ps and ECDIS: Considerations For Deck Officers
ECDIS was designed to improve safety and ease the workload of navigators. One activity which has burdened navigators since the invention of paper charts is that of chart corrections.
Why Offer ECDIS for Free?
Steven Schootbrugge, CEO, discusses trends surrounding the development of ECDIS offering and the company’s ECDIS for Free solution
Shipping Industry Missing Important ECDIS Upgrade
As an industry shipping isn’t immune to this problem. In August 2015, the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) published the new edition 4.0 of IEC61174 “Electronic chart display and information system (ECDIS) – Operational and performance requirements, methods of testing and required test results.”