K-Bridge ECDIS display

The K-Bridge Electronic Chart Display and Information System - ECDIS system, is a fully compliant and easy to operate ECDIS for new builds and retrofit installations


ECDIS functions

  • Radar video overlay from K-Bridge ARPA radar
  • Autopilot control with simplified "curved EBL"
  • "Active lights" display for simplified visual position confirmation
  • Docking function provides prediction of ship movement
  • Full route planning and validation functions
  • Continuous monitoring of own ship in relation to route plan and waters
  • Displays up to 100 Automatic Radar Plotting Aid (ARPA) tracked targets
  • Displays targets and information from AIS - Automatic Identification System
  • EBL / VRM gives the correct range and bearing from own ship
  • Remote control of K-Bridge autopilot providing track-keeping functions
  • Echo sounder monitoring and recording of chart depth information
  • Voyage recording and replay
  • Navtex interface
  • IMO defined functions
  • Type approved

Chart types

The ECDIS system uses official vector charts and accepts CM-93 vector charts from C-Map, and is compatible with ARCS from The United Kingdom Hydrographic Office. This means a world-wide coverage of electronic charts. K-Bridge is a fully compliant and easy to operate ECDIS system for new builds and retrofit installations.

ECDIS chart formats

  • C-Map CM 93 edition 2
  • C-Map CM 93 edition 3
  • C-Map ENC
  • S-57 edition 3
  • S-63 including Primar and IC-ENC (encrypted S-57 charts)
  • DNC (Digital Nautical Charts) available as an option


  • Slave displays with dedicated operator panel

ECDIS display

  • 26" TFT display: 1920 x 1200 pixels - console mounted or drop in kit

Standards applied

The equipment is designed to conform to the following standards:

  • IEC 61174 Ed.2.0 ECDIS Operational and Performance Requirements. Method of Testing and Required Test Results
  • IMO Resolution A.817 (19), Performance Standard for Electronic Chart Display and Information Systems
  • IEC 60945 Ed.3.0 Marine Navigational equipment, General Requirements. Methods of Testing and Required Test Results
  • NMEA 0183 version 2.30 Standard for interfacing Marine Electronic Devices
  • IEC 61162 Ed.2.0 Maritime navigation and radio communication equipment and systems - Digital interfaces
  • IEC 529 Second edition (1989-11), Degrees of protection provided by enclosures (IP code)
  • AIS interface is compatible with ITU-R M.1371 and IEC 61993-2


















  • Input voltage: 115/230 VAC +/- 10%
  • Frequency: 50/60 Hz +/- 5%
  • Power consumption: 340 W

Environmental specifications

The K-Bridge ECDIS is in compliance with IEC 60945.

Services and support

  • 24/7 Technical support

    Our 24/7 technical support team is there to help at any time, day or night, wherever your vessel is.

  • Conversions, retrofit and refit

    We understand the importance of having the right parts, available in the right place, at the right time.

  • Training

    Ensure that your crew is properly and thoroughly trained. This will reduce operational risk, downtime and maximise return on asset investment.