Tromsø Maritime School selects Kongsberg navigation and DP simulatorsTraining // July 12, 2011
Tromsø Maritime School in Norway has selected Kongsberg Maritime to provide Polaris simulators for navigation and dynamic positioning training.
The northern Norway training facility has ordered an extensive suite of new simulators following an open tender that saw simulator developer Kongsberg Maritime come out on top in terms of the proposed technical solution, customer service programme and customer references.
The scope of supply, which has been designed to enable Tromsø Maritime School to meet strict new Nautical Institute guidelines for dynamic positioning operator training and certification includes:
- a Polaris ship’s bridge simulator (DNV class B)
- three smaller Polaris ship’s bridge simulators
- four Kongsberg K-Pos DP Basic Trainers (limited-task simulators), and
- a DP 2 Advanced Trainer (multi-task simulator), which will be interfaced with the main Polaris ships bridge simulator for manoeuvring and DP advanced training.