What is Electronic Chart Display and Information System (ECDIS)
Marine Navigation

What is Electronic Chart Display and Information System (ECDIS)?

The Electronic Chart Display and Information System (ECDIS) is a development in the navigational chart system used in naval vessels and ships. With the use of the electronic chart system, it has become easier for a ship’s navigating crew to pinpoint locations, and attaining directions are easier than before.

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Mastering Ship’s Navigation – Part 2
Marine Navigation

Mastering Ship’s Navigation – Part 2

Several factors are taken into consideration while navigation a ship and ocean current is one of the most important ones. Find out about the effect of ocean currents on the ship and what would happen when a ship enters shallow water.

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deck officer engineer
Marine Navigation

Mastering Ship’s Navigation- Part 1

The deck officer of the ship performs the most crucial task of navigating the ship. It is therefore extremely important that he or she is well versed in the navigational skills. Learn in this article as to how to use wind for maneuvering a ship and how to avoid common mistakes.

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