IUU – illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing

IUU is getting more and more important these days as this is a serious threat to sustainable fishing and a huge damage of the marine environment. To reduce the IUU problem the VHF based “real-time-tracking” devices vmsTRACK-PRO by the German Weatherdock AG are the most suitable and cost effect solution possible in the market. To Read more about IUU – illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing[…]

Cost effective AIS vessel management system

IUU also occurs not only in high seas, but also in the exclusive economic zones of coastal States by national and foreign vessels and in river and inland fisheries. However, in marine fisheries, while it is difficult to estimate precisely the total IUU catch in tonnage or value terms, the level of IUU fishing has Read more about Cost effective AIS vessel management system[…]

Locating, Tracking and Reporting via App – the new kind of Fishing

Commercial Fishing Companies as well as local Fishing Communities need to get reliable information about where are the vessels located and where the “catch of the day” was caught by any vessel which has went out. Another important fact to know is to see the full track of the vessel, not only where the caught Read more about Locating, Tracking and Reporting via App – the new kind of Fishing[…]

IUU – illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing

IUU is getting more and more important these days as this is a serious threat to sustainable fishing and a huge damage of the marine environment. To reduce the IUU problem the VHF based “real-time-tracking” devices vmsTRACK-PRO by the German Weatherdock AG are the most suitable and cost effect solution possible in the market. To Read more about IUU – illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing[…]

Cost effective solution for coastal receiver network

The German Weatherdock AG is presenting the AIS Receiver Terminal. Mounted in an industry suitable 19" rack, the integration of AIS reception into a given technical equipment structure of stations along the coastline will become easy and confortable. High functionality made in Germany The AIS Receiver Terminal has got built-in plugs for LAN connectivity to Read more about Cost effective solution for coastal receiver network[…]

AIS and M2M Protect Against IUU Fishing by Small Vessels

In addition to causing economic damage, these actions can threaten local biodiversity and food security in many countries. Unfortunately, none of this come as a surprise to anyone involved in global fishery management. But all is not doom and gloom. Many actors are taking actions to limit IUU fishing. The U.N.’s Agreement on Port State Read more about AIS and M2M Protect Against IUU Fishing by Small Vessels[…]

Local Area and Offshore Tracking & Monitoring

Today tracking and monitoring of all vessels from a local fishing fleet is limited by the receiving range of the used base stations. What about if a vessel is out of range and no longer trackable for a bunch of hours? Where have these vessels been? What has been done at this location? How long Read more about Local Area and Offshore Tracking & Monitoring[…]