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ISSN 2083-6473
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Associate Editor
Prof. Tomasz Neumann

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TransNav, Faculty of Navigation
Gdynia Maritime University
3, John Paul II Avenue
81-345 Gdynia, POLAND
Harmonised Portrayal of e-Navigation-related Information
1 University of New Hampshire, Durham, New Hampshire, USA
2 Korea Maritime and Ocean University, Busan, South Korea
3 Sprint S.A., Gdańsk, Poland
4 Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg, Sweden
ABSTRACT: A Guideline on the Harmonised Portrayal of e-Navigation-related Information was recently completed by IALA. The purpose of this Guideline is to provide guidance regarding the presentation and display of e-Navigation-related information. The basic, over-riding premise of this Guideline is that shipborne and shore-based equipment, systems, and services should portray e-Navigation-related information to all users (both onboard and ashore) in a consistent manner. However, since e-Navigation is an evolutionary process, this goal-based guideline describes over-arching objectives to be achieved, while freedom to innovate is left to both developers and users. An explanation is provided about key aspects of the Guideline. In particular, a website has been established to show examples of useful ways to portray e-Navigation information for current as well as some future types of equipment, systems, and services.
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Citation note:
Alexander L., Lee S., Baranowski A., Porathe T.: Harmonised Portrayal of e-Navigation-related Information. TransNav, the International Journal on Marine Navigation and Safety of Sea Transportation, Vol. 7, No. 1, doi:10.12716/1001.07.01.04, pp. 39-43, 2013
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