The Electronic Chart - Fourth edition


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Geomares Publishing, publisher of Hydro International, is proud to announce the release of the fourth and totally revised edition of the book 'The Electronic Chart'. The structure and content of this fourth edition has been designed to meet the specific needs of the ECDIS stakeholder community. 

The book 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 downloadable software. You can download the software via the website Electronic Chart.  

SKU: TEC2017

Product Description

Authors: Horst Hecht, Bernhard Berking, Mathias Jonas, Marcus Wöster
ISBN/EAN: 978-90-825818-1-2
Publisher: Geomares BV
Pages: 484
Binding information: Paperback
Price: € 69 (excl. VAT if applicable and shipping costs)

If you would like to order more copies of The Electronic Chart, please enquire about our attractive discount offers by contacting Myrthe van der Schuit.


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If anyone wants to understand "Electronic Charts" in the maritime environment this book is a "must read". Not only does it touch all major aspects, it is also easy to read. Most importantly it also highlights the limitations and addresses key aspects, like need for update.
Within my team it is mandated to read and it should be in reach for anyone dealing with maritime electronic charts. (Posted on 3/30/2017)
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