Archive for 2018

R5000 Radar series expands portfolio

R5000 Radar series expands portfolio

Announcing the Simrad R5000 Series – a giant leap forward in commercial-grade radar solutions. Available in a range of configurations to meet the requirements for type-approved X- and S-Band radar systems aboard CAT 1 and CAT 2 SOLAS vessels, including high-speed craft, the Simrad R5000 radar’s modular design makes it easy to create a single or multi-radar system for vessels of any size and type. Fully networkable, Simrad R5000 radar systems feature up to four radar sensors, four master/slave consoles […]

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Navico® Shifts Electronics Paradigm With Introduction of New Display Category

Navico® Shifts Electronics Paradigm With Introduction of New Display Category

Cutting-Edge Information Displays Bring Next-Level Electronics Integration to Boat Builders Navico® — parent company to the Lowrance®, Simrad®, B&G® and C-MAP® brands — announced today the launch of a brand new category of marine technology — the information display (ID). Ushering in a new dawn of integration for boaters and marking the first significant evolution of the multifunctional display (MFD), IDs combine a sleek design with a configurable interface that simplifies monitoring and control of onboard systems — all with […]

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Navico® and C-MAP announce merger

Navico® and C-MAP announce merger

Egersund, Norway – Navico – the world’s largest manufacturer of marine electronics and C-MAP – a leading supplier of digital navigation products to the recreational and commercial marine market – announced today that they have merged. Effective immediately, C-MAP will become another powerful brand in the Navico portfolio — alongside Lowrance®, Simrad® and B&G®. The merger will accelerate the companies’ shared ambition to create the world’s biggest digital marine ecosystem and deliver the best experiences for customers around the world. […]

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Navico® Announces Acquisition of Yacht Defined and Investment in HOC Yachts

Navico® Announces Acquisition of Yacht Defined and Investment in HOC Yachts

Marine Electronics Powerhouse Adds Leading Technology Integrator and Invests in Innovative Custom Boat Developer to Strengthen Its Offering to Boat Builders Egersund, Norway – Navico – the world’s largest manufacturer of marine electronics and parent company to the Lowrance®, Simrad® and B&G® brands – announced today that it has acquired Yacht Defined Sweden AB (“Yacht Defined”), an international, award-winning, modern and user-friendly technology platform within navigation and digital switching systems. At the same time, Navico has made an investment into […]

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