The Electronic Chart: Fundamentals, Functions, Data and Other Essentials 4th Edition is out now!
Today ECDIS is to carried on the majority of seagoing vessels of all classes and full carriage requirements for ECDIS will be in force soon for all relevant ship sizes on international voyages. It is right timing to publish The Fourth Edition of The Electronic Chart: Fundamentals, Functions, Data and Other Essentials, A Textbook for ECDIS Use and Training. The book, published by Geomares Education, focuses on fundamentals and the technical and legal background of ECDIS and chart data, general guidance on ECDIS use and good practise as well as general guidance on training and certification, all based on the most recent standards of IHO and IMO (STCW). For the fourth edition of the The Electronic Chart, the authors Horst Hecht, Bernhard Berking and Mathias Jonas were joined by Marcus Wöster. The book includes a code for download software. You can download the software via this website.
The Electronic Chart, 4th edition priced at €73.14 can be purchased via www.stc-publishing.nl or by phone: +31 (0)10-44 86 000.
Or you can already reserve your own copy now by sending an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org