Updating ecdis dvd
Dividing into zones and areas allows you to choose coverage based on your specific needs.
The UK Hydrographic Office found that some of their ECDIS systems had old software and charts (Tradewinds, Sept 2016), which could mean risk of safety and time-wasting mistakes in navigation of your ship.
Ship operators face fines and detention if their ECDIS systems are not sufficiently installed or crew properly trained. It’s easy to see why an ECDIS system becomes out-of-date.
Charts take forever to upload from old systems, and some forms of upload have even been removed from the latest legislation to reflect common problems with USB uploads corrupting entire ECDIS systems.
The charts, produced by C-MAP, should only be used as a navigational aid.
This data however, facilitates the full functionality of an ECDIS, and is an excellent training choice for navigators before switching from paper to ENC.
In addition to all the mandatory hard- and software functionalities and features the ECDIS-4000 certificate also covers a number of unique features such as: – ECDIS Security Internet Gate (ESIG) allowing the ECDIS to be connected to internet for both online ordering and download of charts from PRIMAR.
For example, compatible ECDIS/ECS can display: C-MAP SENC format is supported by the majority of ECDIS and ECS manufacturers.A system like i ECDIS™ can ensure your charts will always be up-to-date thanks to the multiple update options and easy to use design, putting your mind at ease.