Large Yachts Now Have Total Bridge Service Solution
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – (September 18, 2012) – Gone are the days of tracking down multiple vendors to source bridge navigation services and support. Telemar Yachting and Bluewater Superyacht Bridge Services have teamed up to deliver a total solution for all marine technology needs, providing a one-stop source for hardware, software, data, communications, installation and support. The strategic partnership allows delivery of a complete suite of bridge services, from shore based contracts, radio surveys and satellite services to inventory management, electronic chart updates and managed bridge services, all designed to meet flag state compliance and keep operations running smoothly and efficiently. Their Comprehensive Electronic Navigation Solution (CENS) provides chart source flexibility for yachts, offering enhanced awareness beyond what official charts provide.
The partnership also provides large yacht captains the hardware, software, data, training and education they need about Electronic Chart Display Information Systems, or ECDIS, in a clear, concise and relevant manner. Telemar Yachting and Bluewater Superyacht Bridge Services will offer mini ECDIS seminars at the Monaco Yacht Show, stand QS58 and at the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, Yacht Builders & Designers Pavilion, booth 776.
Telemar Yachting’s services include the installation, maintenance and repair of large yacht communication and navigation equipment, integrated bridge systems and through its recently introduced Service Box™, Telemar is able to offer complete service packages including (GMDSS) Radio Surveys, annual gyro compass services, satellite airtime services (VSAT, Inmarsat, Iridium), satellite television (SKY Italia), EPRIB, SART, GMDSS VHF batteries and shore based maintenance (SBM) contracts. Telemar is a value added reseller of Imarsat’s Global Xpress and operates in worldwide markets including the USA, Germany, Italy, UK, Sweden, Finland, Norway, China, Hong Kong and Singapore.
Bluewater Superyacht Bridge Services is the yachting industry’s leading purveyor of large yacht navigation outfitting and offers a wide-range of services to help yacht captains and bridge officers comply with the most current regulations and standards. Services include new build outfitting, flag state carriage compliance, on-board chart corrections, Regs4Yachts and secure off-site chart storage. Bluewater’s Total Bridge Solution allows a yacht’s entire navigation inventory to be monitored in one place to ensure flag state compliance and that the vessel has exactly what it needs for where it is going. Bluewater Superyacht Bridge Services also offers digital and paper charts, flags, cruising guides and maps, navigation tools and supplies.
For more information please contact Justin Mann at Bluewater Superyacht Bridge Services or Mark Theissen at Telemar Yachting Americas.