| Wed, Jan 17, 2018, 10:01 AM EST
Final National Charting Plan released by National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) The Coast Survey was first introduced in 1807 to provide guidance and services to boaters, shippers, and users of any crafts with marine navigation. NOAA’s Coast Survey continues to ensure the best and safe navigation in America’s coastal...
Charles Hays | Thu, Feb 05, 2015, 12:02 PM EST
ECDIS (Electronic Chart Display & Information System) & official chart requirements SOLAS requires certain ships to meet International Maritime Organization (IMO) provisions defined in the 1974 International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS,) together with its amendments. IMO SOLAS V/19 outlines requirements for the types of...