Describes Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd, system known as TONAC (Total Navigation Control) which has been designed to solve problems arising from the complexity of the information presented to the officer on watch in modern ships, by providing integrated display and using a computer to take all navigational variables into account at one time. The new system is claimed to offer improved safety and reduced manpower requirements in narrow waters and ensure more economical navigation in the open sea.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Reed (Thomas) Industrial Press Limited

    36/37 Cock Lane, Saracen's Head Building
    London EC1A 9BY,   England 
  • Publication Date: 1977-9

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  • Accession Number: 00167707
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Ship and Boat International
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Dec 27 1977 12:00AM