Electronics & Communication – Page 2

  • Simrad array for new pelagic trawler Artemis
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    Simrad array for new pelagic trawler Artemis

    2020-11-30T11:42:00Z

    Kongsberg Maritime is supplying a portfolio of Simrad sonar equipment for a new 75 metre pelagic trawler under construction at Karstensen for Scottish fishing companies Northbay Fishing Co. and Wiseman Fishing Co.

  • Maldives adopt Fleet One for VMS
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    Maldives adopt Fleet One for VMS

    2020-10-16T07:30:00Z

    Inmarsat and Cobham SATCOM have been awarded a new contract to connect 732 fishing vessels active in the Maldives Economic Exclusion Zone to Inmarsat’s Fleet One maritime broadband services.

  • K-Sim simulator on SAFETY4SEA shortlist
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    K-Sim simulator on SAFETY4SEA shortlist

    2020-08-12T13:19:00Z

    Kongsberg Digital’s K-Sim Fishery simulator has earned a well-deserved place on SAFETY4SEA’s 2020 Training Award shortlist.

  • Satlink to train observers for remote roles
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    Satlink to train observers for remote roles

    2020-08-12T13:01:00Z

    Satlink, which specialises in developing electronic monitoring technology for sustainable fishing, has launched an ambitious training program for on-board human observers who are responsible for compliance monitoring on vessels operating in various EEZs as some Regional Fisheries Organisations, such as the Western and Central Pacific Commission (WCPFC), have suspended the ...

  • Marport opens Cape Town facility
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    Marport opens Cape Town facility

    2020-08-07T09:12:00Z

    Marport has announced the opening of Marport South Africa (PTI) located in Cape Town in South Africa.

  • JRC/Alphatron Marine introduces FeverCamera
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    JRC/Alphatron Marine introduces FeverCamera

    2020-06-30T14:13:00Z

    JRC/Alphatron Marine has introduced a body heat camera capable of scanning individuals or groups to identify those at risk.

  • Quality is the driver for satcoms
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    Quality is the driver for satcoms

    2020-02-26T07:00:00Z

    Cobham Satcom isn’t a name that’s all that well known across the fishing industry, but it’s a company that has roots in many long established brands that are instantly familiar; Sailor, Sea Tel, Thrane & Thrane and Skanti.

  • Alphatron Marine is expanding its CCTV offering Credit: Alphatron Marine
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    Alphatron Marine expands CCTV portfolio

    2020-02-12T07:36:00Z

    Alphatron Marine is enlarging its presence in the field of maritime closed circuit television systems.

  • Drone
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    Solar-powered drone offers krill insight

    2020-02-11T13:54:00Z

    Aker BioMarine has launched an unmanned solar-powered ocean data drone to collect detailed data on the biomass of Antarctic krill.

  • ?Inmarsat’s RescueNET as the future of SAR
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    ?Inmarsat’s RescueNET as the future of SAR

    2020-01-01T07:30:00Z

    While geopolitical tensions highlighted risks to shipping during 2019, quiet but profound change was being brought to the emergency services that keep around 1.6 million seafarers safe day in, day out.

  • FLIR cameras increase safety margins
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    FLIR cameras increase safety margins

    2019-12-31T07:30:00Z

    When Vigo-based marine electronics specialists Nautical were asked to supply a fleet of trawlers with thermal cameras, they had no hesitation in recommending FLIR products.

  • Serving Russia’s Norwegian-based fleet
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    Serving Russia’s Norwegian-based fleet

    2019-12-17T16:28:00Z

    Through mutually beneficial agreements between Russia and Norway, the Russian whitefish fleet has enjoyed access to the fishing grounds in the western Barents Sea and inside the Norwegian zone.

  • Why sustainable fisheries need VMS
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    Why sustainable fisheries need VMS

    2019-12-17T16:23:00Z

    There has been discussion across the industry about adapting AIS for fisheries monitoring. Increasingly AIS is seen as a transparent and freely available tool and as a result fishermen and companies are questioning why they should have a separate VMS, writes Jean-Pierre Cauzac, Head of Strategic Projects at the ...

  • Margaret Katie’s new lease of life
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    Margaret Katie’s new lease of life

    2019-11-19T16:16:00Z

    Built in 1988, the French-built, Baudouin-powered Margaret Katie has been in Ireland for some years and was acquired just last autumn by skipper/owner Noel ‘Owenie’ O’Sullivan, who immediately set about a major upgrade project of renewal and refurbishment of the trawler/seiner.

  • Commercial fisheries are helping fund the new K-Sim Fishery simulator at the Greenland Maritime Centre Photo: Kongsberg Digital
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    New simulator for Greenland Maritime Centre

    2019-11-18T12:29:00Z

    Nine commercial fishery companies have donated DKK3.2 million to Danish training institute, the Greenland Maritime Centre, for investment in a K-Sim Fishery simulator from Kongsberg Digital.

  • FLIR has released a new range of thermal image cameras Photo: FLIR
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    Navigate more safely with FLIR thermal images

    2019-10-03T10:29:00Z

    US camera manufacturer, FLIR Systems, has unveiled a new range of maritime thermal cameras delivering advanced awareness-enhancing technologies, safer navigation and seamless integration with onboard boat systems.

  • Serving a high-tech, high-efficiency fleet
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    Serving a high-tech, high-efficiency fleet

    2019-08-11T07:12:00Z

    Iceland has long been a prime market for electronics company Scanmar, with an Icelandic subsidiary managed by Thórir Matthíasson from workshops in Garðabaer.

  • WASSP releases firmware updates
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    WASSP releases firmware updates

    2019-08-08T14:42:00Z

    WASSP Multibeam has invested in many new enhancements, bug fixes and licenses with the release of two new firmware updates, CDX 4.0 and DRX 6.0, for its F3 and F3X multibeam sonar systems designed for the fishing industry.

  • Simrad has released two new GPS systems Photo: Simrad
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    Simrad expands GPS range

    2019-07-12T12:53:00Z

    Marine electronics manufacturer, Simrad, has updated its GPS range with the P3007 and P2005.

  • Scanmar’s role in Russian fleet renewal??
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    Scanmar’s role in Russian fleet renewal

    2019-05-16T07:00:00Z

    Murmansk company Murmanseld2 is currently building four new vessels at the Pella Shipyard in Saint Petersburg - a contract with a value in excess of €160 million.