Navico has introduced a number of improvements to its popular and award-winning System Builder, a tool that makes selling marine electronics easier by taking the guesswork out of selling a complete system.

The ultra-efficient software allows sales personnel to seamlessly configure and quote complete B&G, Lowrance and Simrad systems including all the necessary components, in addition to SKUs, pricing and system diagram.

New features include:

Photo images on the drawings pageYou now have a choice to display the system drawings created in System Builder as traditional line drawings or as photos.

Upload your business logo It is now possible for your company logo to be displayed on the Excel quotes you send to your customers.

Custom partsSystem Builder Online now offers a way that you can add parts that you commonly sell and install alongside our products. This includes the ability to:

  • Create a part that is added to your company profile
  • Set the price of the part
  • Upload images for both the product and for the NMEA 2000® drawing
  • For NMEA 2000 parts you can set the LEN value, type of connector, cable, and gauge size
  • Parts can then be added to the quote from a Custom Part Category

New Changes tab and badge – The new tab shows future changes in pricing, new products and products being discontinued. If any changes are present, a badge will be present with the number of changes.

Shipping information – There is now more detail on the Shipping tab of the product popup. This includes units per shipping box, weights and measures with a toggle between metric and imperial.

New Stock On Hand Indicator – It shows the approximate current stock level of an item available for sale in a warehouse.

Single Sign-On – Transition seamlessly between .nif file viewer and Customer Portal from the tools menu.

New NASA Viewer – A tool to view the .nif file generated by an MFD that shows detailed information of the system.

History Tab – View and retrieve your old quotes created on System Builder online and the System Builder apps. Search all your company quotes to follow leads of quotes made by colleagues.

System Builder is available as an iOS app or online for Simrad, Simrad Commercial, B&G and Lowrance.

System Builder Online can be found online here and is accessed using your Navico Single Sign-on credentials. If you don’t have access, please contact your Navico customer care agent.

Branded apps can be downloaded from the Apple App Store (search Navico). The apps will require an activation code. This code can be generated from the settings page of the online version of System Builder as mentioned above.