Standards and training set the pace
Boat and engine exports remain slow amid continued recovery in US
Helping to drive better decisions at sea
MEET THE DEALERS
Canada’s Shorewest Ltd. and Sweden’s Marinplus AB
Improving safety, communications and cyber security
AIS & MORE
s economies work hard to rebound from the global recession,
some are having more success than others. Our lead story takes
stock of how several marine markets outside the US are faring.
A technology that has come on strong in this country is AIS—
Automatic Identification System. We talk to two experts about its
NMEA continues to expand and strengthen its role on the global stage,
helping to create standards and develop qualified technicians through training.
In the following pages we’ll update you on some of those activities as well as
new and changing standards that impact large vessels.
We’ll also introduce you to two NMEA dealers that operate successfully in
Sweden and Canada.