Wärtsilä’s simulator software has been selected by the Rotterdam based STC Group for installation to three maritime training centres to provide teaching in safe and efficient navigation.
RIMS and Dutch Drone Company (DDC) have agreed a new partnership which will allow RIMS to bring an improved package of drone services to the maritime market in the Netherlands, in specific areas of vessel inspections.
Radio Holland reports that it has agreed a deal to supply navigation and communication systems packages to six newbuild vessels being built for Dutch shipping company Wijnne Barends, based in Delfzijl.
Netherlands-based marine engineering consultancy Royal Roos has entered into a cooperation agreement with 3D printer manufacturer CEAD to develop and build an industrial size CFAM 3D printer that will be capable of printing large parts for the maritime sector.
ROC Friese Poort has opened an Inland Simulator Centre in Urk, the Netherlands, for inland navigation training in the region.
The Maritime Training School ROC Kop van Noord-Holland is set to install a simulator centre from VSTEP at its Nautical College in Den Helder in the Netherlands.
Transas has signed a multi-million euro deal with Carnival Corporation to provide simulators for the cruise operator’s new Centre for Simulator and Maritime Training (CSMART) facility in the Netherlands.
A consortium including the Marine Research Institute Netherlands (MARIN) and the Dutch Ministry of Defence is developing a new Fast Small Ship Simulator (FSSS) for the training of crews working on high-speed boats.
A network of Dutch shipyards, suppliers and service providers, which used to call itself Maritime by Holland, has rebranded itself as Netherlands Maritime Technology.
Kongsberg has reported that it has been chosen by the Netherlands Ministry of Infrastructure (RWS) to deliver a RADAR surveillance system for the Volkeraksluizen, Europe's largest and busiest inland lock complex.
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