For 10 years the original
FishSAFE unit has been protecting fishing boat skippers in the
North Sea, warning them of approaching hazards and clearly
displaying where surface and subsea structures are located. The new
and much improved FishSAFE unit is now available for
With many components of the
original FishSAFE now becoming obsolete, FLTC Services Limited have
successfully trialled and tested the new FishSAFE unit.
technology, a large 12" sunlight viewable colour LCD and a
completely new, slimline, waterproof housing, many aspects of the
original FishSAFE unit have been carefully analysed and
New FishSAFE Unit Available
|Key FishSAFE Elements
Powered by Jeppesen (C-Map) technology, supporting the latest KIS
3.0 database the FishSAFE unit works by comparing the boat's GPS
position to a comprehensive database of oil and gas related surface
and subsea structures in UK waters.
As soon as a hazard is detected,
visual and audible alarms are triggered, ensuring a skipper has
plenty of time to avoid the hazard.
With three levels of on-screen
visual alarms (traffic lights) and a 102dB audible alarm that
sounds when a hazard area or safety zone is approached, FishSAFE is
on constant watch for surface and subsea hazards.
FishSAFE has received significant
funding from the European Fisheries Fund and the Scottish
The new FishSAFE unit is available
from FLTC Services Limited, 24 Rubislaw Terrace, Aberdeen, AB10 1XE
or telephone +44(0)1224 646944.
information, please submit your enquiry here.