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AVIKUS recognized for innovation at CES 2023

AVIKUS, HD Hyundai's autonomous navigation in-house startup, announced its NeuBoat, an autonomous phase-2 navigation solution for leisure boats, was recognized for innovation at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES). NeuBoat was selected as an Innovation Award Honoree in the category of Vehicle Tech and Advanced Mobility.  The CES Innovation Awards program is an annual competition honoring outstanding design and engineering in ...

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Avikus, Raymarine sign memorandum of understanding

AVIKUS, HD Hyundai's autonomous navigation in-house startup and Raymarine, announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) at the 2022 Fort Lauderdale Boat Show. The two organizations will cooperate on the integration of the world’s first autonomous leisure boat solution, the Avikus NeuBoat, into Raymarine’s world-leading navigational products. In addition, the MoU includes a cooperation on exploring the future ...

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Iris Innovations opens new U.S. office

Iris Innovations, manufacturer of rugged, affordable on-board camera security and situational awareness systems, announced the opening of a new U.S. office in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. The location allows Iris Innovations to enhance its presence in the USA and work more closely with customers in this key maritime market. Located at 969 W Commercial Blvd., Pine Ridge Plaza, Fort Lauderdale, the ...

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Actisense celebrates 25 years

Actisense, the global NMEA specialists, have celebrated their 25th anniversary. The electronics company, founded in 1997 by Phil Whitehurst, was originally set up as a consultancy business to advise other electronics manufacturers, but soon created its own multi award-winning range of innovative products to help boaters overcome a range of NMEA-related challenges. Actisense has become a preferred brand for marine ...

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ASA Electronics welcomes new marketing director

ASA Electronics recently announced the hire of Rachel West as the marketing director after Monica Pletcher’s retirement. In this role, West will manage the marketing team and handle strategic planning, digital marketing, and brand management. She brings 12 years of combined education and experience in the RV industry. “We are thrilled to have Rachel with us. Her leadership and drive ...

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NMEA to train U.S., Canadian Coast Guard personnel

The National Marine Electronics Association (NMEA) has announced that it has been awarded contracts to train both the U.S. Coast Guard and Canadian Coast Guard personnel on installation of marine electronics. The training sessions will be the same four-day, in-person training events that NMEA offers to its members and the general public, which include the Basic Marine Electronics Installer (MEI), ...

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Harman launches marine group

HARMAN International, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., focused on connected technologies and solutions for automotive, consumer, professional, and enterprise markets, announced it has launched a new group of their OEM Special Markets business to directly focus attention on its existing marine brands, Infinity and JBL, as well as to launch Harman Kardon into the marine market – Harman Kardon ...

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Garmin unveils LiveScope Plus

Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd., announced the LiveScope™ Plus System, the latest addition to Garmin’s live-scanning sonar lineup with brilliantly clear live scanning sonar returns and 35% improved target separation over the existing system. Now with sharper resolution, reduced noise, and Garmin’s clearest images, it’s easier than ever to see structure, bait and fish around the boat ...

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Garmin, Navionics announce new cartography for chartplotters

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Garmin International, Inc. announced that Navionics, a Garmin brand, is releasing a new, streamlined catalog of Navionics+ and premium Platinum+ charts to refresh its lineup of marine cartography products. For easy transition between navigating inland and coastal waters, Navionics+ and Platinum+ charts now feature all-new aligned coverage regions as an all-in-one mapping solution that combines detail-rich inland and offshore content, ...

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Raymarine Cyclone wins Good Design Award

Raymarine announced that its Cyclone open-array radar series has won a Good Design Award in the ‘Research and Technology’ category. The accolade follows shortly after the open-array radars were recognized by the Dame Design Award jury in the ‘Marine Electronics and Marine-related Software’ category at last year’s METSTRADE exhibition. Since their inception, the Good Design Awards have honored products and ...

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