Marine electronics & IT

Taking the safe path towards unmanned ships : DNV GL hopes to help the industry reduce seafarer fatalities by 90% : a goal which could ultimately results in taking crew off ships altogether, writes Wendy Laursen -- Transition to digital navigation gathering pace : Jason Scholey, senior product manager, United Kingdom Hydrographic Office tells Wendy Laursen about the transition to digital navigation -- ECDIS needs to comply with latest VDR standards -- Harmonised e-reporting procedures for all vessels in EU -- Cargo over pressure prevention now mandatory : Mark Jones, sales director of PSM, looks at a case study showing how one ship operator managed to comply with the latest regulations -- Fresh approach to integration from Imtech -- Electronic navigation training as ECDIS carriage requirements approach -- Octopus-Onboard two heavy lift vessels -- Voyage optimisation supersedes traditional weather routing : an improvement on the traditional concept of weather routing, known as vessel and voyage optimisation solution (VVOS) has been introduced by Jeppesen : chief naval architect Dr Henry Chen introduces the system -- Rugged computer--more than just 'hard shells' : a truly rugged computer suitable for maritime applications should be much more than just a normal computer wrapped in a tough outer case, as Jerker Hellstrom, CEO of Swedish company Handheld, explains.


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  • Accession Number: 01536951
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Northwestern University Transportation Library
  • Files: TLIB
  • Created Date: Sep 2 2014 10:08AM