The company "Transas" upgraded navigation equipment installed on icebreakers "Rosmorport" to the latest version of the Navi-Sailor ECDIS 4000.
As part of the agreement to the courts has been running the latest version of the electronic chart display and information system (ECDIS) Navi-Sailor 4000 production of "Transas" that automates the process of navigation. ECDIS provides the navigator complete information from all connected navigation sensors, displaying it on a single display, allowing you to assess the situation and take a decision as soon as possible.
In addition, the installed navigation system equipped with a module of ice charts with the ability to display maps of ice of the Arctic and Antarctic Research Institute.
Modernization of the navigation equipment was carried out by four linear icebreakers owned "Rosmorport": "Moscow", "Saint-Petersburg", "Sorokin Captain" and "Captain Nikolaev."
Earlier in 2012 the specialists of "Transas" ice radar was installed on the icebreaker "Dixon" in the framework of a contract with Arkhangelsk branch "Rosmorporta."
Thanks to the program ECDIS navigators can do without paper maps, and the court by going to e-navigation, and will be able to save fuel, and reduce the time of flight through the exact location, the report said.
The group of companies "Transas" — manufacturer and supplier of coastal shipping safety, maritime and aviation avionics, integrated navigation systems, a wide range of marine and flight simulators, navigation software. The core of the group of companies "Transas" is founded in 1990 in St. Petersburg, ZAO "Transas". The distribution network of representative offices in 110 countries. About 160 coastal vessel traffic management systems (VTS) production "Transas" ensure safe navigation in 90 ports of 50 countries.