Electronics & Communication – Page 6

  • FV Striker

    Australian vessel sees 10% catch increase


    Shark Bay Seafoods of South Fremantle, Australia has recently installed a Notus Trawlmaster on its deep-water triple rig trawler, and the captain and fleet manager have reported an immediate payback for the system.

  • I&J’s two new vessels

    MRAD supplies navigation systems for new I&J vessels


    Marine Radio Acoustic Devices (MRAD) has supplied the latest in onboard sonar technology for two vessels recently acquired by Irvin & Johnson (I&J).

  • The new Simrad® S2009

    New Fishfinders for the commercial market


    Simrad has launched the new Simrad® S2009 and S2016 Fishfinder systems, which feature Simrad CHIRP technology for precise echo sounding detail.

  • News

    Transas to supply VMS for Lerwick Harbour


    Transas has signed a contract with the Lerwick Port Authority to install a new Vessel Monitoring System (VMS) to cover Lerwick Harbour, in Shetland.

  • SAILOR 60 GX

    New compact, lightweight VSAT antennas


    The SAILOR 60 GX and SAILOR 600 VSAT Ka from Cobham SATCOM introduce a unique super-light, high performance Ka-band VSAT platform, for best in class performance on new Inmarsat Global Xpress® and Telenor THOR 7 High Throughput Satellites (HTS) services.

  • PK TrawlEye

    Simrad unveils new trawl tech


    Launched at Danfish this October, the new Simrad PX TrawlEye and Simrad TV80 software platform are designed to deliver a clear, detailed picture of the net and condition of either a bottom or pelagic trawl.

  • Scanmar’s sales manager Petter Pettersen (to the right) presents George Youngson with a ‘Partner of the Year’ award

    Scanmar Ltd now operational


    Scanmar Ltd, the new daughter company of Scanmar is now fully operational in Peterhead, Scotland.

  • FishMeter screenshot

    New FishMeter Link software and driver


    Scantrol Deep Vision has developed a new driver and software for the FishMeter series, to further enhance the user-friendliness of its fish measuring board.

  • M3 Sonar with M3 Tag Activator installed on a pole mount

    New monitoring system for fisheries research


    A new acoustic transponder tag monitoring system has been introduced to the fisheries research community during the American Fisheries Society annual conference in Portland, Oregon.

  • A new dawn for commercial fishers with inshore vessels like Sanford’s ‘Ana’ being fitted with a VMS

    NZ fishing companies install VMS


    Three New Zealand fishing companies - Aotearoa Fisheries, Sanford and Leigh Fish - are some of the first companies to commit to fitting vessel monitoring systems (VMS) on all trawlers within their fleets operating on the east coast of the North Island, from the Far North to the bottom of ...

  • News

    St Helena and Philippines order electronic monitoring equipment


    SRT Marine System Solutions has supplied an AIS based Maritime Domain Management (MDM) system to St Helena, which enables authorities to monitor fishing boats operating across the country’s entire EEZ.

  • News

    Furuno increases investment in ENL


    Japan’s Furuno has increased its investment in New Zealand’s ENL to a total of 29.5% - an increase from the initial 10% announced in July 2014.

  • The Dragonfly 4 and 5 PRO and Wi-Fish models

    Navionics Boating app now with Raymarine integration


    Navionics has incorporated the Raymarine Wi-Fish sonar application into the Navionics Boating app.

  • News

    Digi selected for Furuno navigation systems


    Furuno Electric Co. Ltd. has selected Digi International® components and design services for its recently announced NavNet TZtouch2 advanced marine navigation systems.

  • News

    US electronic monitoring and reporting grants


    The US National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) has announced the first round of grant awards for the Electronic Monitoring and Reporting (EMR) Grant Program.

  • The Autonomous EK can use wideband transducers for continuous ecosystem monitoring

    Simrad's new autonomous echo sounder


    Simrad has launched its new Autonomous EK system to carry out continuous long term, in-depth ecosystem monitoring of the subsea environment.

  • Eastern IFCA survey boat RV ‘Three Counties’

    UK IFCAs install broadband systems


    Buzz Marine has supplied its HubbaX4 Go marine broadband systems to five UK Inshore Fisheries and Conservation Authority (IFCA) patrol vessels.

  • Globalstar Sat-Fi and phone

    Globalstar turns Wi-Fi devices into satellite phones


    Globalstar Europe Satellite Services Ltd. has announced the availability of Sat-Fi in EMEA, which enables customers to use their existing smartphones and phone numbers to send and receive communications over Globalstar’s satellite network, offering voice and data connectivity when beyond the range of the mobile phone network.

  • Tech21 Patriot for iPhone 6

    New smart tech for workers on the go


    EnerPlex, manufacturer of rugged solar charging and portable power products, has developed a new range of products to make life easier for those travelling away from home.

  • noaa map

    Old data digitised for modern scientists


    NOAA Fisheries'' Alaska Fisheries Science Center has been successful in translating old survey data into a form that could be useful to modern scientists.