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ECDIS, Electronic Chart Display System

K-Bridge ECDIS

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K-Bridge ARPA radar display unit
K-Bridge ECDIS operator station with 23" high resolution TFT display. The alphanumeric keyboard is concealed within the console when not in use.

The K-Bridge Electronic Chart Display and Information System - ECDIS system, is a fully compliant and easy to operate ECDIS for new builds and retrofit installations. The system is designed to assist the mariner in route planning and route monitoring, and by displaying additional navigation-related information.

Screen dump from the K-Bridge radar display. It uses the new common, consistent KONGSBERG user interface. More your mouse pointer over the image to view details.

ECDIS functions

  • Radar video overlay from K-Bridge ARPA radar
  • Autopilot control with simplified "curved EBL"
  • "Active lights" display for simplified visual position confirmation
  • Docking function provides prediction of ship movement
  • Full route planning and validation functions
  • Continuous monitoring of own ship in relation to route plan and waters
  • Displays up to 100 Automatic Radar Plotting Aid (ARPA) tracked targets
  • Displays targets and information from AIS - Automatic Identification System
  • EBL / VRM gives the correct range and bearing from own ship
  • Remote control of K-Bridge autopilot providing track-keeping functions
  • Echo sounder monitoring and recording of chart depth information
  • Voyage recording and replay
  • Navtex interface
  • IMO defined functions
  • Type approved

Chart types

The ECDIS system uses official vector charts and accepts CM-93 vector charts from C-Map, and is compatible with ARCS from The United Kingdom Hydrographic Office. This means a world-wide coverage of electronic charts. K-Bridge is a fully compliant and easy to operate ECDIS system for new builds and retrofit installations.

ECDIS chart formats

  • C-Map CM 93 edition 2
  • C-Map CM 93 edition 3
  • C-Map ENC
  • S-57 edition 3
  • S-63 including Primar and IC-ENC (encrypted S-57 charts)
  • DNC (Digital Nautical Charts) available as an option

Options

  • Slave displays with dedicated operator panel

ECDIS display

  • 26" TFT display: 1920 x 1200 pixels - console mounted or drop in kit

Standards applied

The equipment is designed to conform to the following standards:

  • IEC 61174 Ed.2.0 ECDIS Operational and Performance Requirements. Method of Testing and Required Test Results
  • IMO Resolution A.817 (19), Performance Standard for Electronic Chart Display and Information Systems
  • IEC 60945 Ed.3.0 Marine Navigational equipment, General Requirements. Methods of Testing and Required Test Results
  • NMEA 0183 version 2.30 Standard for interfacing Marine Electronic Devices
  • IEC 61162 Ed.2.0 Maritime navigation and radio communication equipment and systems - Digital interfaces
  • IEC 529 Second edition (1989-11), Degrees of protection provided by enclosures (IP code)
  • AIS interface is compatible with ITU-R M.1371 and IEC 61993-2

Dimensions

 

Height

Width

Depth

Weight

Slim

1200mm

650mm

859mm

≈61kg

Deep

1150mm

650mm

1100mm

≈65kg

Electrical

  • Input voltage: 115/230 VAC +/- 10%
  • Frequency: 50/60 Hz +/- 5%
  • Power consumption: 340 W

Environmental specifications

The K-Bridge ECDIS is in compliance with IEC 60945.

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