The Turkish Chamber of Shipping has ordered a combined full mission bridge and GMDSS simulator system from Transas Marine (UK) Ltd. to be supplied to the Training Center
of TUDEV Maritime Academy
, located at Tuzla, near Istanbul. The project is supported financially by the Turkish Ship Owners' Association.
The system will comprise a full mission ship handling Transas simulator of the Navi-Trainer Professional 4000 type, including one main bridge with a full set of real ship controls and nine visualization channels, and a second CBT-bridge with reduced ship controls. Both bridges will be provided with ECDIS, ARPA/Radar, Conning and GMDSS. The contract includes a PC navigation classroom comprising six sets of Transas Navi-Trainer Expert stand alone navigational simulators with ECDIS, ARPA/Radar and Conning systems.