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Strategic partnership brings Transas and JRC together

Frank Coles, Transas CEO Frank Coles, Transas CEO

Maritime navigation technology companies Transas and Japan Radio Company (JRC) have announced a new strategic partnership that will see the two companies work together on research and development, product distribution and project collaboration.

{mprestriction ids="1,2"}This will include development of systems combining the partners’ hardware and software to produce a new generation of e-Navigation products, leveraging the companies’ combined experience in ship navigation technologies for SOLAS and non-SOLAS markets, charts and data applications, fleet operations, as well as simulation and ship traffic management.

Among the first projects envisioned under the deal is the joint design and development of a new ECS (electronic chart system) product line, new radar products and integration of automated ships into a global monitoring model. JRC partner Alphatron will also be part of this process, lending its expertise in systems integration.

“A strategic partnership with a leading player like JRC is the ideal platform for developing a new way forward in the maritime industry. Together we will be able to answer the evolving needs of our customers on a global scale and deliver advantages of the powerful ecosystem THESIS offers, while driving efficiency and productivity,” said Frank Coles, Transas CEO.{/mprestriction}

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