The first move of ChartWorld’s current project is to offer all Norwegian customers a leasing package containing ECDIS, data, support, and a lifetime warranty, as the advertisement below shows.
Norwegian customers can purchase the product via ChartWorld International, which… Continue reading
I am pleased to announce that I have been awarded the contract to introduce ChartWorld’s products and services into the Norwegian and Scandinavian markets. As some of you know, ChartWorld ranks among the most successful, rapidly growing makers of ECDIS… Continue reading
As a part of the SIMRAD MARIS E900 product training, the NOLA (Navico Online Learning Academy) certification has been implemented. The NOLA certification is an Internet application where students can log on to take their exam. The examination is the… Continue reading
Today e-learning is a widespread method used for studies. A wide range of universities and schools, offer courses using e-learning with success. As I get much of my inspiration from methods they use, I am interested in products for performing… Continue reading
For many mariners, it is a surprise to discover that the ECDIS produces a high number of unwanted acoustic and visual alarms under specific conditions. The fact that the sound on these alarms cannot be turned off creates a negative… Continue reading
The mobile training set for eGlobe G2 ECDIS is a protective suitcase containing one laptop as the instructor workstation, up to three laptops as workstations for students, a switch, battery chargers, and cables. It is designed in such a way… Continue reading
The ECDIS system has been used on board SOLAS vessels for more than two decades, mostly, as a tool and not listed in the ship’s Safety Certificate records of equipment. Mandatory deadlines force listing… Continue reading
If the intention of training is a quick response and easy administration, the answer is yes.
The crew change is a moment where both crew sets can be reached, and in such a case, you have an… Continue reading
The ChartWorld eGlobe G2 ECDIS is a new and rapidly growing ECDIS product. The concept of this product is what they call “ECDIS as a service”.
ChartWorld invited me to hold training courses on their eGlobe G2 ECDIS for both instructors and regular operators. My first train the trainer course was held on ChartWorld premises in Hamburg at the beginning of September. One of their distributers and two of their own new employees joined the course. Continue reading
In the early days of electronic chart systems, before full GPS coverage, radar overlays were used to correct the ship’s position on an electronic map. It was used to compensate for the error using Loran C, Decca, or Transit satellite… Continue reading