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American Nautical Services (ANS) is primarily dedicated to safe navigation, maritime training, and compliance for all clients. We constantly share our expertise through educational classes and on-site training programs. Globally, ANS is known for its e-Navigation software (SPICA), marine surveying services, and a wide range of nautical charts and publications.
ANS stocks a wide selection of nautical books from reputable publishers such as IMO, NGA, NOAA, and UKHO. These publications cover topics like navigation, marine training, operations, and domestic and international maritime regulations. ANS stocks a wide array of Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) volumes concerning legal matters in the marine industry. The CFR lays out the official text of US rules and regulations for transporting hazardous materials by sea and marine operations on-ship and shore. All marine companies sailing under the US flag or operating in US waters should comply with the US code of federal regulations. CFR 29, CFR 33, CFR 46, CFR 49 volumes contain most of the rules and regulations governing the US maritime industry.
American Nautical Services has the latest publications on maritime law, including those from the British ADMIRALTY. We carry out all IMO publications in English and also offer best-selling Spanish publications. Find the best publications on maritime legal matters at the American Nautical Services store