Four new fast ferries in Australia, owned and managed by Manly Ferries and operating in the waters of Sydney Harbour, will be equipped with Simrad bridge equipment under a new agreement.
Transas reports that it has completed the installation of an integrated ship simulator package at the City of Glasgow College in Scotland, the country's largest college.
Wärtsilä has been awarded a contract to provide integrated turnkey electrical packages, including its Nacos Platinum navigation system, for four new RoRo ferries being built at the Flensburger Schiffbau-Gesellschaft (FSG) yard in Germany.
Danelec Marine and its distribution partner Elcome International have reported new deals to supply Danelec DM100 Voyage Data Recorders (VDRs) to 14 ships in the Middle East.
Saab reports that it has been awarded separate contracts from the Canadian Great Lakes Pilotage Authority and the Great Lakes Pilotage Division of the United States Coast Guard to upgrade the Great Lakes Pilot Management System to the latest version of Saab’s KleinPilot.
Following the completion of a worldwide tender, Teekay Shipping has agreed a deal with ChartCo for the supply of digital and paper charts and publications, flag state documentation and onboard navigational management software to the company’s global fleet of more than 100 in-house managed vessels.
Danelec Marine reports that it has received orders to supply Voyage Data Recorders (VDRs) for 27 new Maersk containerships, currently under construction at shipyards in China and Korea.
Space-based AIS company exactEarth reports that it has won a new contract with the Government of Canada for the provision of AIS maritime data services.
Netwave reports that it has completed the installation of a new VDR for charitable organisation Mercy Ships, which provides free live-saving surgeries in areas with restricted access to medical care by using hospital ships to sail into the harbours of remote countries.
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