New CEACT Improves Safety and Performance

Posted by Michelle Howard
Wednesday, January 08, 2014

Enhanced Safety and Performance with New Interface

The upgraded CEACT aims to improve operational efficiency and situational awareness for safer navigation. The new CEACT version 2.6.10, available now, includes several improvements.

According to the manufacturer, the new CEACT 2.6.10 introduces a modernized user interface for enhanced readability in all ambient conditions, and more user friendliness in general. It helps the river pilot to safely navigate and focus on the most relevant data which helps preventing accidents.

Advanced chart rendering allows faster loading and display of the respective chart which remarkably optimizes the application. Users will also benefit from the fully automatic CPA function which includes different types of calculation for rivers, channels and offshore. With extended support of BSB charts including head-up display CEACT becomes more powerful in remote areas not yet covered by ENCs.

Together with the Western River Chart package, weekly updates and the USACE´s buoy overlays, CEACT strives to continually increase safety on board.

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