Electronics & Communication – Page 9

  • News

    Intellian launches antenna range

    2013-04-09T19:32:00Z

    Inmarsat manufacturing partner Intellian Technologies has designed three new marine antennas to support FleetBroadband.

  • The 8m long, oil filled array, houses eight omni-directional identical hydrophones. The array is designed to be deployed to depths of 100m
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    IMR project to study fish reactions to sound

    2013-04-04T14:02:00Z

    A research project being carried out by the Institute of Marine Research (IMR) in Bergen to map the sound field inside a fish pen at Austevoll is using three 8m long, active hydrophone arrays designed by Chelsea Technologies Group Ltd.

  • News

    DigitalGlobe and Geoeye merge

    2013-02-12T17:01:00Z

    DigitalGlobe, Inc. and GeoEye, Inc. announced the completion of their merger at the end of January.

  • News

    SRT to provide AIS to India

    2013-02-12T10:47:00Z

    Software Radio Technology Plc (SRT) has received an order for 500 Identifiers from its Indian customer, to be delivered before the end of April this year.

  • Following a successful trial, Chinese fishing vessels will be using Beam terminals for satellite communications
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    Chinese order worth $1m for Beam

    2013-02-12T10:23:00Z

    Following a successful trial and acceptance of its technology, Beam Communications Pty Ltd has received a US$1m order from Beijing Marine Communications & Navigation Company (MCN) for the supply of Beam Inmarsat marine satellite terminals.

  • The BlueTraker VMS Terminal. Photo: Bluetraker.com
    News

    AST-EMA consortium receives type approval

    2013-02-07T16:24:00Z

    After winning the UK fisheries tender for new the Vessel Monitoring System (VMS) and Electronic Reporting System (ERS), based on the BlueTraker® VMS, the AST-EMA consortium has been awarded type approval.

  • MarineCommander offers a multitude of solutions for boat owners
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    Icom UK launches MarineCommander

    2013-02-07T14:15:00Z

    Icom UK has launched the MarineCommander, a navigation system which offers a multitude of solutions for boat owners giving the opportunity to ‘connect’ compatible VHF radios, AIS transponders, radar and/or fish finders.

  • News

    Top albacore boat credits WESMAR sonar

    2013-02-07T14:02:00Z

    The top albacore boat in the Pacific last year used a WESMAR HD860 electronically stabilised sonar, and the owner credits his WESMAR sonar and the captain of his boat with their success.

  • Simrad ME70 update provides greater accuracy and operating range
    News

    Extensive updates for Simrad echo sounder

    2013-02-05T16:46:00Z

    Simrad has released a significant update for its ME70 Scientific Multibeam Echo Sounder.

  • Ocean Quest
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    Kaijo sonar “best of the bunch”

    2012-10-16T16:53:00Z

    Alex West and Michael Tait, owners of Ocean Quest, decided to install the fully stabilised Kaijo KCS-3885Z 94Khz to provide them with long range detection as well as high target definition, particularly when fishing mackerel.

  • News

    WESMAR sonar finds renewed fish stocks

    2012-10-08T20:13:00Z

    Scientists and researchers have been working together, using WESMAR sonar, to determine whether fish stocks have been replenished after a three year closure of fishing in Lake Kinneret, also called the Sea of Galilee, Israel’s largest lake.

  • News

    WASSP reaches 500th milestone

    2012-10-04T14:13:00Z

    Multibeam sonar manufacturer WASSP Ltd (part of the ENL Group) has reached a milestone by shipping its 500th multibeam sonar system.

  • The Simrad PX MultiSensor
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    PX MultiSensor for a variety of sensing functions

    2012-10-04T13:39:00Z

    Simrad has launched its most sophisticated trawl sensors to date – the Simrad PX MultiSensor, which comes in two versions; Down & Side and Down & Front.

  • Electronic fishing with MARELEC’s HV1
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    Hovercran helps reduce bycatch

    2012-10-04T11:51:00Z

    In cooperation with the Belgian Institute for Agricultural and Fisheries Research (ILVO), MARELEC has successfully designed and installed its HV1 ‘Hovercran’ electronic fishing gear on multiple shrimp beam trawlers.

  • TrackWell's VMS
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    UK authorities choose TrackWell VMS

    2012-10-02T19:18:00Z

    Icelandic company TrackWell has been awarded the United Kingdom Fisheries Authorities’ contract for the provision of the UK Vessel Monitoring System (VMS).

  • News

    Simrad to hold fishery acoustics training course in Chile in October

    2012-08-07T09:50:00Z

    Simrad and MAREC have answered requests from South American customers by holding a six day fishery acoustics training course in Chile from 1-6 October 2012.

  • News

    Beam announces new satellite piracy solutions

    2012-08-02T14:11:00Z

    Beam Communications Pty Ltd has announced two new satellite piracy solutions for secure communication onboard a vessel.

  • News

    WeatherNet version 3 released by OCENS

    2012-08-02T13:34:00Z

    OCENS has introduced version 3 of its WeatherNet Weather-on-Demand service.

  • The new operation screen gives valuable information when towing, showing the catch sensors; water temperature; depth of trawl; voltage; roll and pitch; and tow time
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    New TCS385 trawl sonar from WESMAR

    2012-08-01T15:57:00Z

    WESMAR introduces its newest trawl sonar, the TCS385, this month.

  • The new SAILOR 6217 VHF DSC Class D AIS Receiver
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    Thrane & Thrane launches new receiver

    2012-07-25T17:20:00Z

    Thrane & Thrane has expanded its workboat and fishing vessel VHF radio portfolio with the launch of the new SAILOR 6217 VHF DSC Class D AIS Receiver.