Viking Ice Consultancy has agreed a deal to install the sigma S6 Ice Navigator system on the Magne Viking, the first vessel to comply with the International Maritime Organization (IMO) Polar Code approved by DNV GL.
BigOceanData has extended its contract with the Government of the Falkland Islands to provide its vessel monitoring system (VMS) capability for another five years, while also adding AIS data for the first time, which will be integrated with existing Inmarsat tracking data.
Netwave has confirmed that it has received orders to supply its VDR systems to the Mutawa Marine fleet, as well as another offshore company in the UAE oil & gas industry, which will see 36 ships equipped in total.
Raytheon Anschütz has agreed a new contract for the delivery of its Synapsis Integrated Navigation System (INS) to a Crew Change Vessel (CCV) under construction for Danish shipping company Esvagt at Astilleros Zamakona Shipyard in Spain.
Alphatron Marine has signed a contract with the Damen Shipyards Group for the delivery of its AlphaBridge to the new Bibby WaveMaster 1 Service Operations Vessel (SOV) currently under construction.
Crystal Cruises is to deploy Rutter’s sigma S6 Small Target Surveillance (STS) and Ice Navigator systems for the planned Arctic summer 2016 cruise of the Crystal Serenity, the world’s first luxury cruise liner voyage from the Pacific to the Atlantic Ocean via the Canadian Northwest Passage.
Global Navigation Solutions (GNS) has agreed terms with NYK LNG, one of the world's largest independent owners and managers of Liquefied Natural Gas vessels, for the supply of Electronic Navigational Charts (ENCs) to its ships.
Netwave reports that it has agreed new deals to supply 26 VDR systems to Napoli HSC/DSC ferry companies Lauro, SNAV and Caremar.
Wärtsilä has agreed to supply its Nacos Platinum series of integrated navigation, automation, and propulsion control systems for 27 new container vessels being built for Maersk Line at yards in China and South Korea, the sum of three contracts agreed since summer 2015.
Wärtsilä is to supply two new cruise vessels being built for US-based Seabourn Cruise Line with a range of navigation, automation and sensor systems, as well as consoles for the bridge and engine control room, including a video wall.
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