HOW DOES THAT HAPPEN?

At a staff meeting about avoiding collisions and allisions in piloting waters with the Master and Pilot on the bridge my respected colleague responsible for training and operations had a question. How can an experienced, qualified Pilot and Master, standing side by side on the bridge, conn a ship into …

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WÄRTSILÄ FINALIZES PURCHASE OF TRANSAS

04th may 2018 The technology group Wärtsilä has finalized its acquisition of navigation software and training firm Transas. The purchase, which was announced in March 2018, has a transaction value of $250 million.  Transas offers integrated bridge systems, digital products, electronic charts, ECDIS systems, bridge simulation, training and ship traffic control …

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