Products - Navigation Equipments

Kevmarine - Communication & Navigation Systems

Navigation Equipments

High performing navigation, communication and safety equipment supported by consulting and service agreements.

  • ARPA Radar
  • Marine Radar
  • Solid State Radar
  • Chart Radar
  • ECDIS
  • Chart plotter
  • DGPS Navigator
  • GPS Compass
  • Gyro Compass
  • Weather Fax
  • Magnetic Compass
  • Autopilot
  • Echo Sounder
  • Speed Log
  • AIS
  • NAVTEX
  • Voyage Data Recorder
  • Remote Maintenance
  • Wind and Directions Indicators
  • NAVTEX Receiver (GMDSS)
ARPA RADAR, MARINE RADAR, CHART RADAR, SOLID STATE RADAR

MAKERS : JRC, FURUNO, HIGHLANDER, KELVIN HUGHES, RAYTHEON.

JRC: ECONOMIC AND GREAT RADARS, USER FRIENDLY,  JRC BRAND NAME MAKERS OF ALL BRIDGE COMMUNICATIONS AND NAVI. AND SAFETY RELATED EQUIPMENTS.

FURUNO: PIONEERS IN MAKING OF ALL MARINE BRIDGE NAVIGATION COMMUNICATIONS AND COMMUNICATIONS EQUIEMENTS. QUALITY WORTH THE COST. GOOD SERVICE NETWORK AROUND THE GLOBE.

HIGHLANDER: MOST ECONOMIC AND VERY WELL DESIGNED FOR THE VALUE, EXCELLENT PRODUCT FOR RETROFIT AND/OR NEW BUILT. NO COMPARISON FOR THE PRICE MATCH WITH ANY OTHER MAKERS.  RECENTLY LAUNCHED NEW MODELS AND HAS MANAGED TO GET THE GOOD MARKET SHARE IN THE NEW BUILT.

KELVIN HUGHES: ONE OF THE OLDEST MAKERS OF RADAR COMPANY, BEING THE MARKET FOR LONG TIME. EXCELLENT PARTS AND SERVICE NETWORK. USER FRIENDLY RADARS WITH ROLLER BALL (MOUSE) AND THREE KEYS.

RAYTHEON: NOW COMBINED NAMED AS ANSCHUTZ-RAYTHEON. GREAT QUALITY  PRODUCT AND ANSCHUTZ THE WORLD MOST POPULAR MAKERS OF NAVIGATIONAL EQUIPEMENTS AND HAS MAINTAINED THE GERMAN REPUTATION OF ENGINEERING PRODUCTS.

    

ECDIS AND CHART PLOTTER

MAKERS: JRC, KELVIN HUGHES, DANELEC, FURUNO, LILLE AND GILLIE,  RAYTHEON-ANSHUTZ.

          

DGPS AND GPS

MAKERS: JRC, SIMRAD-ROBERTSON, FURUNO, MAGNAVOX, KODEN. JRC: MOST WIDELY AND MOST RELIABLE USE THIS MAKERS ON VESSELS AROUND THE WORLD. USER FRIENDLY AND GOOD SUPPORT. NOT MUCH TO FAULT FIND FOR REPAIRS. FURUNO: ANOTHER JAPANESE BRAND WITH RELIABILITY, ROBUST OPERATION, AND THE MOST POPULAR PRODUCTS IN THE MARKET. PRACTICALLY NO REPAIRS NEEDED FOR THE USUAGE OF ITS LIFETIME. SIMRAD-ROBERTSON-MAGNAVOX: EUROPEAN MAKERS, EXCELLENT SOFTWARE AND HARDWARE AND ENOUGH PORT O/P’S FOR VARIOUS NAVI-COM EQUIPMENTS FEED. THIS DGPS HAS LOTS OF ACCURACY FUNCTIONS TO DETERMINE THE POSITIONS AND ITS UPDATES. KODEN:  LONGTIME IN MARINE INDUSTRY,  JUST LIKE ANY OTHER JAPANESE PRODUCTS, RELIABLE AND LONG TERM USE WITHOUT ANY ISSUES. OPERATION AND DURABILITY ALSO RESEMBLES ON JUST LIKE OTHER JAPANESE PRODUCTS.
        

GPS COMPASS

MAKERS: FURUNO, JRC.

FURUNO: SO FAR WE ARE ONLY KNOWN TO TWO MAJOR PLAYERS IN MAKING OF THIS KIND OF COMPASS, FURUNO AND JRC. IF THE INSTALLATION IS DONE RIGHT THAN THE HEADING ACCURACY IS FAIRLY ACCURATE. ROBUST AND HAS MAINTAINED IT S REPUTATION.

JRC: EXCELLENT PRODUCT AND VALUE FOR THE MONEY. SIMPLE AND USER FRIENDLY, NOT MUCH TO DO AND SUPPORTS VERY WELL WITH ALL NAV-COM EQUIPMENT WHERE IT REQUIRES HEADING FEED.

  

GYRO COMPASS

MAKERS: YOKOGAWA, ANSCHUTZ-RAYTHEON, TOKIMEC, (TOKYO KEIKI), C.PLATH YOKOGAWA: PIONEERS IN MAKING OF COMPLETE GYRO AND STEERING SYSTEMS, HIGHLY STABLE, EXCELLENT SERVICE NETWORK IN PARTS, TECH-ADVISE AND FACTORY TRAINED SERVICE ENGINEERS. JAPANESE MAKERS AND HAVE LOTS  OF DOMINATION IN MARINE INDUSTRY. ANSCHUTZ-RAYTHEON: PRIMARILY FACTORY BASED IN GERMANY, ANSHUTZ PRODUCTS HAVE BEEN IN MARKET FOR MANY YEARS AND YEARS TO COME. NOW COMBINE WITH RAYTHEON MAKES IT ANSHUTZ-RAYTHEON OR VICE VERSA AND CATERS ALMOST ANYTHING AND EVERYTHING IN MARINE INDUSTRY FOR NAVI-COM NEEDS. OVER THE COURSE OF YEARS THEY HAVE PUT OUT SEVERAL DIFFERENT MODELS AND ALL WORKED JUST AS GREAT. TOKIMEC: ANOTHER JAPANESE MAKERS OF GYRO COMPASSES AND STEERING SYSTEM PRODUCTS. FACTORY OFTEN CHANGED ITS NAME FROM TOKIMEC TO TOKYO KEIKI AND VICE VERSA. OUR ENGINEERS ARE TRAINED IN JAPAN AND IN USA TO SERVICE THEIR PRODUCTS. GYRO PRACTICALLY DESIGNED TO AVOID PERIODIC OVERHAUL. C.PLATH: MAKERS BASED IN GERMANY, NOW ACQUIRED BY SPERRY, MANUFACTURING STILL BASED IN GERMANY. SIMPLEST  AND MOST ECONOMIC GYRO COMPASS. THEIR MAIN PCB DOES IT ALL AND ITS BEST GYRO FOR RETROFIT OR FOR NEW BUILDINGS. SEVERAL COMBINATIONS OF O/P PORTS TO RUN THE REPEATERS ANALOG AND/OR DIGITAL
       

WEATHER FAX

MAKERS: JRC JRC: PIONEERS IN MAKING OF WEATHER FAX AND STILL CONTINUE TO DOMINATE THE MARKET. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED FOR ANY RADIO COMMUNICATION BASED WEATHERFAX.

MAGNETIC COMPASS

MAKERS: LILLEY AND GILLIE, SARACOM,  WEEMS AND PLATH, JUPITER, TOKIMEC LILLEY AND GILLIE:  ONE OF THE MOST RENOWED NAME IN MAKERS OF MAGNETIC COMPASS AND ITS ACCESSORIES, MAKERS HAVE BEEN IN THE BUSINESS FOR CENTURY AND THE COMPASSES  ARE EXCELLENT.  GOOD NETWORK AROUND THE GLOBE. SARACOM: THIS FULL SERVICE COMPANY HAVE STARTED MAKING EXCELLENT COMPASSES WITH VERY LITTLE DEVIATION, THEIR COMPASSES HAS PROVEN WITH LEAST MAINTENANCE AND RETAIN THEIR ACCURACY. WEEMS AND PLATH: PIONEERS IN THE INDUSTRY FOR MAKING WHAT THEY MANUFACTURE,  MOST SMALL TUGS TO BIG OCEAN GONG VESSELS ARE FITTED WITH THIS EVER POPULAR BRAND OF COMPASSES. JUPITER: RELIABLE LIKE JUST AS OTHER MAKERS OF COMPASS, THEIR INTERFACE INCLUDES STEERING STAND CONFIGURATION LIKE MOST OTHERS, IN OTHER WORDS VESSEL CAN BE STEERED ON AP MODE IF THE GYRO COMPASS I/P FAILS. THEIR PHYSICAL STRUCTURE AND LOOKS ARE SAME AS OTHER MAKERS IN THE INDUSTRY. TOKIMEC: TOKIMEC OR TOKYO KEIKI BOTH ARE SAME, AND JUST LIKE THE NAME SOUNDS THE MAKERS ARE FROM JAPAN. THEIR COMPASS RESEMBLES OR ARE LOOK ALIKE LIKE OTHER MAKERS FROM JAPAN. HIGHLY ACCURATE AND NEGLIGIBLE DEVIATION ONCE THE DEVIATION IS CORRECTED, UNLESS IF THERE IS CHANGE IN SUPER STRUCTURE AROUND THE INSTALLATION.
      

AUTO PILOT

MAKERS: YOKOGAWA, ANSCHUTZ-RAYTHEON, TOKIMEC, (TOKYO KEIKI), C.PLATH YOKOGAWA: PIONEERS IN MAKING OF COMPLETE GYRO AND STEERING SYSTEMS, HIGHLY STABLE, EXCELLENT SERVICE NETWORK IN PARTS, TECH-ADVISE AND FACTORY TRAINED SERVICE ENGINEERS. JAPANESE MAKERS AND HAVE LOTS  OF DOMINATION IN MARINE INDUSTRY. ANSCHUTZ-RAYTHEON: PRIMARILY FACTORY BASED IN GERMANY, ANSHUTZ PRODUCTS HAVE BEEN IN MARKET FOR MANY YEARS AND YEARS TO COME. NOW COMBINE WITH RAYTHEON MAKES IT ANSHUTZ-RAYTHEON OR VICE VERSA AND CATERS ALMOST ANYTHING AND EVERYTHING IN MARINE INDUSTRY FOR NAVI-COM NEEDS. OVER THE COURSE OF YEARS THEY HAVE PUT OUT SEVERAL DIFFERENT MODELS AND ALL WORKED JUST AS GREAT. TOKIMEC: ANOTHER JAPANESE MAKERS OF GYRO COMPASSES AND STEERING SYSTEM PRODUCTS. FACTORY OFTEN CHANGED ITS NAME FROM TOKIMEC TO TOKYO KEIKI AND VICE VERSA. OUR ENGINEERS ARE TRAINED IN JAPAN AND IN USA TO SERVICE THEIR PRODUCTS. GYRO PRACTICALLY DESIGNED TO AVOID PERIODIC OVERHAUL. C.PLATH: MAKERS BASED IN GERMANY, NOW ACQUIRED BY SPERRY, MANUFACTURING STILL BASED IN GERMANY. SIMPLEST  AND MOST ECONOMIC GYRO COMPASS. THEIR MAIN PCB DOES IT ALL AND ITS BEST GYRO FOR RETROFIT OR FOR NEW BUILDINGS. SEVERAL COMBINATIONS OF O/P PORTS TO RUN THE REPEATERS ANALOG AND/OR DIGITAL.
      

ECHO SOUNDER

MAKERS: SKIPPER,  JRC, FURUNO,  RAYTHEON-ANSCHUTZ SKIPPER: ONE OF THE MOST WIDELY USED ECHO SOUNDERS IN THE MARINE INDUSTRY FOR THE OCEAN GOING VESSELS. USER FRIENDLY, INSTALLTION FRIENDLY AND INTERFACE FRIENDLY TO VARIOUS OTHER NAV EQUIPMENT. CAN BE RETROFITTED TO MOST TRANSDUCERS. JRC: ANOTHER DOMINANT PRODUCT BY THE MAKERS,  COMES WITH PRINTER AND NON-PRINTER. RELIABLE AND EASY TO OPERATE. SPARES AND SUPPORT AVAILABLE THROUGHOUT THE GLOBE. FURUNO: EXCELLENT AND ROBUST PRODUCT – EASY TO READ THE DEPTH BY ITS HIGHLY CONTRASTED LCD DISPLAY. VERY WIDELY INSTALLED IN MOST OCEAN GOING VESSELS AND USER FRIENDLY OPERATION WITH ALARM SETTINGS AT VARIOUS DEPTHS. RAYTHEON-ANSCHUTZ:  GREAT PRODUCT, AND LOOKS RESEMBLES SAME AS OTHER MAKERS FROM EUROPE.  BIG LCD DISPLAY MAKES IT  COMBINE DIFFERENT WAY OF READING THE DEPTH. CAN BE EASILY RETROFITTED TO VARIOUS TRANSDUCER FREQUENCY.
      

SPEED LOG

MAKERS: YOKOGAWA, FURUNO YOKOGAWA: INDUSTRY LEADERS IN THIS PRODUCTS, HIGHLY RELIABLE, EASY OPERATION AND PRACTICALLY EVERYTHING IS RENEWABLE, HENCE AVOIDING TO DRY DOCK.  CAN BE EASILY INTERFACED TO ALL THE NAV EQUIPMENTS FOR ACCURATE SPEED READ OUT. SPEED CALCULATIONS IS BASED ON ELECTROMAGNETIC  FIELD. FURUNO: WITH VARIOUS DIFFERENT MODELS OF SPEED LOG, THIS MAKERS HAVE DONE VERY WELL IN THE MARKET. MOST OF THE INTEGRETED BRIDGE NETWORK INCORPORATE THIS MAKE IN ORDER TO MAINTAIN ONE FAMILY OPERATION. SPEED CALCULATION IS BASED ON DOPPLER EFFECT. JRC:HIGHLY ACCURATE, ECONOMIC, USER FRIENDLY AND EASY FOR RETROFIT USAGE.
    

AIS

MAKERS: KODEN, JOTRON, FURUNO, JRC,  TRANSAS, ACR KODEN: CLASS  A AIS, – JAPANESE,  SIMPLE AND HIGHLY RELIABLE, HAS TO HAVE  ADDITIONAL BUFFER TO CONNECT TO OTHER NAV EQUIPMENTS BECAUSE OF  LIMITED PORTS. JOTRON: BEST OF AIS OF ITS KIND, USER FRIENDLY, RELIABLE, HAS BOTH AC AND DC POWER I/P TO HELP MAINTAIN OPERATION IN CASE OF POWER OUTAGES. HIGHLY COMPETATIVE PRICING,  HAS ITS OWN GPS AND EXTERNAL DGPAS I/P.  EASY INTERFACE TO VARIOUS NAV-EQUIPEMENTS.  GAINING POPULARITY ON A HIGH PACE. FURUNO: MOSTLY FOUND WHEN MOST OTHER NAV EQUIPMENTS ARE OF THE SAME FAMILY. GOOD AIS AND USER FRIENDLY. WORLD-WIDE SERVICE  AND SPARES EASILY AVAILABLE. JRC: ANOTHER WIDELY USED AIS IN THE MARKET,  ECONOMIC BOTH IN PRICE AND INSTALLTION. SEVERAL DIFFERENT MODELS ALREADY PUT OUT BRINGING IT MORE RELIABILITY AND OPERATION. TRANSAS: LOOKS SIMILAR TO OTHER EUROPEAN MAKERS ALREADY IN THE MARKET. NOT A BAD AIS FOR WHAT IS REQUIRED TO AN OCEAN GOING VESSELS. HIGHLY RECOMMED FOR A RETROFIT OR A NEW BUILD. LOW O/PS FOR INTERFACE TO OTHER NAV EQUIEMENTS AND HENCE WILL REQUIRE BUFFER FOR EXPANSION OF PORTS. ACR:  CLASS A AIS – WIDELY AVAILABLE AT A VERY ECONOMIC COST, CAN BE EASILY RETROFITTED. TAKES BOTH AC AND DC 24V RESERVE POWER. HIGHLY COMPETATIVE PRICING,  HAS ITS OWN GPS AND EXTERNAL DGPAS I/P.  EASY INTERFACE TO VARIOUS NAV-EQUIPEMENTS.  GAINING POPULARITY ON A HIGH PACE.
          

NAVTEX

MAKERS:  JRC, FURUNO JRC: EXCELLENT NAVTEX, ALL THEIR MODELS HAVE ENOUGH JUSTICATION FOR A GOOD PRODUCT.  ARE AVAILABLE IN BOTH PRINT AND MEMORY VERSION. THEIR ACTIVE AND PASSIVE ANTENNA WORKS GREAT. FURUNO: ROBUST OPERATION, MANY SUCCESSFUL MODELS WHICH MAKES IT PROUD OF THEMSELVES, FOR IMO AND GMDSS COMPLIANT UNIT. CRYSTAL CLEAR PRINTOUTS ON NAVTEX MESSAGES, MAKES THE DUTY OFFICER WELL AWARE OF HAZARDOUS NAVIGATION WARNINGS AHEAD OF THE SAILINGS.
  

VOYAGE DATA RECORDER (VDR) AND SIMPLIFIED VOYAGE DATA RECORDER (SVDR)

MAKERS:  AMI, HIGHLANDER, HEADWAY, INTERSCHALT, JRC, FURUNO, DANELEC.

AMI: ONE OF THE MOST SIMPLEST AND EASY TO OPERATE VDR AND SVDR WITH ITS COMPACT NATURE MAKES IT INSTALL ANYWHERE IN SMALL CONGESTED BRIDGE. THEIR RECENT X-VDR IS A GRAB IN THE MARKET FOR ITS TOUCH SCREEN OPERATION. USER FRIENDLY AND APPROVED FOR SEVERAL DIFFERENT TYPES OF VESSEL.

HIGHLANDER: GAINING POPULARITY ON THE NEW BUILT, EASY OPERATION, HIGHLY ECONOMIC AND ONE KNOB OPERATION TO SEE THE ENTIRE OPERATION. CAN BE EASILY RETRO FITTED TO ITS PREASSESOR.

HEADWAY: ANOTHER ONE OF THE CHINESE MAKERS, WHICH ARE CATCHING UP IN THE MARKET AND IT IS BEST OF ITS KIND WITH NEW MODEL TO FULLY COMPLY WITH NEW RULES AND REGULATIONS FOR VDR INSTALLATION.

INTERSCHALT: ONE OF THE MOST RELIABLE VDR AND SVDR IN THE MARKET, MAKERS BASED IN GERMANY SAYS IT ALL. HIGHLY WELL DEFINED DATA, VIDEOS FROM RADAR, AND OR ECDIS ARE RECORDED DUE TO ITS PRECISON SW. MAKERS KEEP GOOD RECORD OF ITS PRODUCT AND COMPLIANT NECESSITY.

JRC: KNOWN ENOUGH IN THE MARKET, MOST USERS ARE WELL ACQUAINTED FOR THE OPERATION OF THIS VDR AND SVDR. THERE USUALLY IS NO TUTORIAL NEEDED FOR ITS OPERATION WHEN INSTALLED ON THE VESSEL. IT DOES THE JOB VERY WELL FOR ITS SUPPOSED TO DO.

FURUNO: PROBABLY RANKED AMONGST THE HIGHEST FOR ITS PRODUCTS. THIS MAKERS OF VDR AND SVDR IS NO STRANGER TO ANYBODY IN THE GLOBE. SHOULD THE INCIDENT ARISE THIS VDR OR SVDR WILL CALRIFY EVERYTHING THAT’S NEEDED  FOR WHATS BEING CONFIGURED TO RECORD. ITS WELL WORTH FOR THE PRICE PAID.

DANELEC: MOST SIMPLEST AND WELL VERSED AND ROBUST VDR AND/OR SVDR EVER MADE. THIS ONE CAN BE EASILY RETROFITTED TO ANY OTHER MAKER, SHOULD THE NEED ARISE. HAS BEEN IN THE MARKET FOR QUITE SOME TIME AND HAS SHOWN GOOD RELIABLE OPERATION.

            

WIND AND DIRECTION INDICATORS : ANEMOMETERS

MAKERS: LILLEY AND GILLIE,  RM YOUNG, MARETRON LILLEY AND GILLIE: PIONEERS IN MAKING OF THIS EQUIPMENT, ITS PROBABLY MOST WIDELY USED IN THE COMMERCIAL MARINE INDUSTRY. THEIR RECENT NEW MODELS AND HIGHLY COMPACT SIZES WITH SIZEABLE INFO MAKES NAVIGATING OFFICERS HAVE ENOUGH DATA ON HAND FOR ITS SAFE NAVIGATION. JUST ABOUT RIGHT FOR DEEP SEA OCEAN GOING VESSELS. RM YOUNG: MADE LOCALLY HERE AND ITS SIMPLE TO USE MAKES IT USER FRIENDLY, EASY INSTALATION, AND ENOUGH PORTS FOR VARIOUS ADDITIONAL NAV EQUIEMENT WHICH SEEK THIS DATA. ALMOST ANYTHING AND EVERY THING COMES TOGETHER FOR WHATEVER MAY BE THE APPLICATION MAKES IT EASY TO INSTALL. MARETRON: GOOD MAKERS OF VARIETY OF DIFFERENT MODELS AND PICK THE MODEL THAT BEST SUITS YOUR NEED. COMPACT SIZE, RELATIVELY LESS MOVING PARTS AND HENCE MAKES IT MORE DURABLE. DISPLAY HAS SEVERAL DIFFERENT FACES AND HENCE CHOOSE THE BEST THAT SUFFICE THE NEEDS.
    

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