VSTEP delivers NAUTIS Tug Trainer simulator for T.O.S.
Date posted: 22-05-2012
VSTEP has successfully delivered a NAUTIS Tug Trainer Simulator at T.O.S (Transport & Offshore Services) headquarters. The NAUTIS Tug Trainer is a new generation of DNV certified Tug Handling Simulators.
T.O.S. selected the NAUTIS Tug Trainer for its new ASD Training Program service. T.O.S. is an international maritime service provider with its head office in Rotterdam and a network of branch offices abroad. The NAUTIS Tug Trainer is a new line of DNV certified Tug Handling Simulators, catering to the full range of maritime training goals in compliance with the latest STCW & IMO requirements.
Following its radar video interface with the Kelvin Hughes and MARIS ECDIS, VSTEP’s NAUTIS bridge simulators now also connect to PC Maritime’s Navmaster ECDIS to provide training colleges with a DNV-approved generic ECDIS training installation.
The European RescueSim User Conference 2013 which took place at the World Port Centre in Rotterdam on June 12th, saw a large attendance of RescueSim users from around Europe.
During the Maritime Education Standards Council’s annual meeting in Orlando Florida, from June 4-6th, 2013, VSTEP Simulation showcased its NAUTIS maritime simulators and was premier sponsor of the well attended event.
From Wednesday night until Thursday morning May 30th 2013, the Heinenoordtunnel in Rotterdam was completely closed for all traffic in both directions, due to a major disaster exercise. This exercise was one of the largest ever held in the Heinenoordtunnel and included the use of the RescueSim virtual incident management platform.
VSTEP announces new functionality and innovations for its NAUTIS Maritime Simulator line, taking the acclaimed DNV certified simulators to the next level of immersion, realism and user friendliness.