Formed in 2006 following the merger of Simrad Yachting and Lowrance Electronics, marine technology provider Navico has historically focused on the recreational marine sector, as the parent company of the Simrad, Lowrance and B&G brands. While it has had some presence in commercial maritime, the consumer market has up until now been its primary market.
Navico has announced that it has completed the acquisition of Consilium’s radar business, taking over all operations of the radar business in Italy, including research and development, product management and manufacturing.
Navico, parent company to the Simrad brand, has entered into a principle agreement to acquire Consilium’s radar business, both companies have announced.
MARIS and Orange Business Services report that they have formalised an agreement to deliver ECDIS and maritime digital services directly to navigators via a fully-managed Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS) network.
Consilium says that it has broken a record in terms of volume download for a ship with its Icomera router.
Consilium and ChartWorld International are to partner in the provision of a new ECDIS package, featuring the Consilium S-ECDIS equipped with ChartWorld’s type approved eGlobe service.
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