ECDIS manufacturer Transas Marine was awarded a contract for the supply of Dual ECDIS to ULTRAGAS, an ULTRANAV company and owner and operator of highly specialized vessels for transportation of Liquefied Petroleum Gases (LPG) and petro-chemical gases with years of experience in this demanding segment of shipping.
As a part of the contract, ULTRAGAS has ordered Dual Navi-Sailor ECDIS Multifunction Display (MFD) sets with Radar overlay for installation on board of five additional vessels. The order also includes delivery of the Transas Admiralty Data Service (TADS), official SENC service from Transas and Admiralty Information Overlay (T&P Notices to Mariners). ULTRAGAS will be using Transas’ ‘Pay as You Sail’ service which will allow for a licensed access to view and preplan in official charts at no extra cost.
All systems will be supplied by Transas Marine during January 2014.
Every Transas MFD workstation is equipped with ECDIS, radar, conning and weather module giving the mariner the ability to switch between applications at the touch of a button.