Transas senc updating
For Flag state conformance, vessels must also carry up to date paper charts for these areas. Chart updates for ECDIS can be done directly to vessels by DVD, e-mail or online. As well as the purchase and installation of a fully approved ECDIS, compliant training is also required. Using RCDS mode in ENC available geographic areas is forbidden. We understand the complexity of managing the changes to chart folios resulting from changing vessels' trading patterns or available ENC coverage. This helps shipping companies comply with mandated regulations and allows vessels to take the safest and most economical routes possible.C-Map distributes ENCs in a compiled (SENC) format, for very fast loading and updating of chart databases.Transas Marine launches its ‘Pay As You Sail’ chart solution for (S)ENC.Transas received approval for the ‘Pay As You Sail’ service by PRIMAR and IC-ENC after succesful sea trials and verification by Det Norske Veritas (DNV).What’s unique with Transas “Pay As You Sail” solution is that recording and reporting of charts used is done with extraction from Transas Navi-Sailor 4000 ECDIS logbook.
Also, warning alarms can be created to aid avoidance of disaster i.e. ENC means the database, standardised as to content, structure and format, issued for use with ECDIS on the authority of government-authorised Hydrographic Offices. SENC is an acronym for System Electronic Navigational Chart.Transas PAYS is a service for accessing chart licenses and corrections online together with the ECDIS.‘Pay As You Sail’ communicates via Transas Gateway firewall for licensing, corrections and sending chart reports.To reduce costs and also to avoid having to correct old charts, shipping companies often don’t purchase the needed charts until just before departing to a new port and this limits the navigator’s ability to prepare for the voyage.In recent years, mariners have turned to Google Earth and unauthorized charting programs on their laptop to obtain the waypoints needed to calculate basic distances and fuel usage figures.