Electronics & Communication – Page 9

  • eSonar has broadened its horizons

    Canadian company making waves in sonar technology


    Canada’s eSonar Inc, an underwater sonar service, development and manufacturing company, has been developing state-of-the-art sonar equipment for a diverse market.

  • News

    Globalstar distribution deal with AST


    Globalstar Europe Satellite Services Ltd. has signed an authorised distribution agreement with Applied Satellite Technology Ltd (AST), one of the world’s leading providers of satellite communication products and services.

  • BlueTraker VMS

    BlueTraker® VMS receives Indonesian Type Approval


    EMA Group’s BlueTraker® VMS fisheries monitoring satellite terminals have received Type Approval from the Indonesian Directorate General of Resources and Equipment, allowing sales and installations throughout the Republic of Indonesia.

  • News

    SRT wins Middle East order


    Software Radio Technology (SRT) has received an order and initial payment for 500 of its Identifier vessel tracking transceivers.

  • News

    Intellian launches antenna range


    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

    IMR project to study fish reactions to sound


    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


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

  • News

    SRT to provide AIS to India


    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

    Chinese order worth $1m for Beam


    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

    AST-EMA consortium receives type approval


    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

    Icom UK launches MarineCommander


    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


    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

    Extensive updates for Simrad echo sounder


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

  • Ocean Quest

    Kaijo sonar “best of the bunch”


    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


    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


    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

    PX MultiSensor for a variety of sensing functions


    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

    Hovercran helps reduce bycatch


    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

    UK authorities choose TrackWell VMS


    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


    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.