Electronics & Communication – Page 5

  • 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.

  • Daisy II and Willing Lad

    Twin rig brings benefits


    Over the last eight years, the Notus Trawlmaster net monitoring system has been installed on over 200 vessels across the UK and Ireland. One of the main reasons for its popularity is that the Trawlmaster system was specifically designed for twin-rigging.

  • An early SmartCatch prototype

    Technologies for sustainable fishing


    New, soon to be released ‘smart technology’ products from SmartCatch LLC are set to give fishermen the ability to not only remotely monitor what is happening inside their nets, but also to provide ways for them to control in-net escape panels, allowing for more precise target-species collection.

  • News

    St Helena opts for Globavista VMS


    The Government of St Helena has selected the Globavista Portal integrated web based technology as its Vessel Monitoring System, extending the relationship between the respective parties to nine years in total.

  • USAID Maximizing Agricultural Revenue through Knowledge, Enterprise Development and Trade project’s Chief of Party Tim Moore (left) congratulates Gerald Knecht, CEO of P.T. Bali Seafood (right) and David Solomon, CEO of Pelagic Data Systems. Credit: USAID

    Innovative technology recognised


    P.T. Bali Seafood and Pelagic Data Systems have been awarded for their innovative technology that has the potential to help small-scale fishers across Asia.

  • Scanmar’s new hydrophone

    New noise hydrophone from Scanmar


    Norwegian company Scanmar is launching its latest innovation - a hydrophone with noise measurement.

  • The FishSAFE app will help make life safer for North Sea fishermen

    New app to help keep North Sea fishermen safe


    A new app which will help make life safer for North Sea fishermen has been launched.

  • Janica II

    Case Study: “Janica II”


    Captain Rick Genge operates the FV “Janica II” on the West Coast of Newfoundland.

  • The CP200 sonar

    Raymarine unveils new technology


    Raymarine has announced two new technology options for its LightHouse II powered line of multifunction displays.

  • News

    Marport appoints new distributor in Norway


    Marport has appointed Furuno Norway AS as its exclusive distributor for Norway.

  • News

    New MaxSea TimeZero download


    Version 2.1 of the MaxSea TimeZero professional range MaxSea TimeZero PLOT and ECS has been released and is available to download.

  • Mark Hewish

    Globavista wins UK fisheries VMS contract


    The UK Department for Environment Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA) has confirmed that it has awarded the contract for the supply of its Vessel Monitoring System (VMS) to Globavista Limited.

  • News

    FURUNO and ENL join forces


    New Zealand’s Electronic Navigation Ltd (ENL) and FURUNO Electric Co., Ltd of Japan are joining forces, with FURUNO taking an initial 10% shareholding in ENL and its wholly owned subsidiary WASSP Ltd.

  • Digital Yacht’s new chart plotter app for MacBook

    New chart plotter app


    Digital Yacht is launching a new application that will turn a MacBook into an electronic charting system at the UK’s Southampton Boat Show in September.

  • Commercial fishing vessels at Homers Wharf in the Port of New Bedford Waterfront. Picture provided by Mike Estabrook

    Video technology to measure groundfish stocks


    The Port of New Bedford has released a plan to revitalise the Northeast''s struggling groundfish fishery and its number one recommendation calls for expanded use of video survey technology in groundfish assessments.

  • The Ecuadorian artisanal fishing fleet will be outfitted with Globalstar’s satellite transmitter, the SmartOne. Credit: Paul Stein/CC BY-SA 2.0

    Satellite tracking devices for Ecuadorian fishing fleet


    A regional pilot project in Ecuador will outfit the Ecuadorian artisanal fishing fleet with life-saving satellite tracking and emergency notification devices.

  • Trawlmaster screen shot

    Customer impressed with Notus Trawlmaster


    Notus Electronics Ltd delivers net monitoring solutions to fisheries worldwide, and for some years the Alaskan fishery has been a very important market for the company.