Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Training Forecast: Short Waves Of Terror In A Vast Sea Of Boredom

Land, a line on the radar, a steady light off the port bow. Only the radar doesn’t match the chart or compass bearing. Something is off. Drawing closer, but still miles away you see fishing boats, hundreds of fishing boats. At this moment you must act. You must set a course, evaluate your circumstances, and take action.

April 13, 2016
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Monday, November 10, 2014
Maritime News

Kongsberg Unveils Next Generation Bridge Simulator

Kongsberg Maritime has unveiled its next generation ship bridge simulator, called K-Sim Navigation, designed with the latest technology for the most realistic scenarios for merchant, offshore and naval vessels.

November 10, 2014
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Tuesday, January 29, 2013
star trek holodeck

US Navy Contracts Cubic Corp and Austal Shipbuilding to Create an LCS “Holodeck”

With a US Navy that is being stretched to, and in some cases, beyond its breaking point, keeping sailors at home while maximizing in-port training opportunities is vital to mission...

January 29, 2013
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Tuesday, February 7, 2012

Maritime Union Expands into Drilling Industry: AMO unveils details of DP training programs

As gCaptain first reported in August, American Maritime Officers’ (AMO) union training facility, STAR Center, has announced plans expand its simulation training programs to include Dynamic Positioning training, furthering the...

February 7, 2012
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Wednesday, December 14, 2011

MOSAIC 2 – Kongsberg Supplies Latest Drilling and Offshore Training Simulators

Kongsberg Maritime simulators have been selected for the forthcoming MOSAIC 2 facility (Maersk Offshore Simulation and Innovation Centre) at Maersk Training in Svendborg, Denmark. Building officially commenced on the state-of-the-art...

December 14, 2011
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Friday, December 9, 2011

Kongsberg Releases New Dual Fuel Engine Room Simulator

Kongsberg Maritime said today it has released a new Engine Room Simulator (ERS) model based on a Dual Fuel Diesel Electric (DFDE) Engine Room configuartion from a modern liquefied natural...

December 9, 2011
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Tuesday, October 25, 2011

Transas Develops Anti-Piracy Simulation Training

Transas Group said this week that it has developed a unique anti-piracy simulation training program to help schools provide students with relevant techniques to avoid attacks and hijackings.  The goal ...

October 25, 2011
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