Modern Yacht Electrical Systems

The Kraken view of a complex subject By Tom Cooper, CEO of Kraken Yachts Our objective was to design a system based on a sensible balance of the technologies available today to deliver reliable, robust electrical and electronic systems that have all the modern features but doesn’t need a Nasa Scientist to operate them. For […]

Satellite safety system updated

The UK’s Maritime & Coastguard Agency (MCA) has replaced the CG66 system of alerting search and rescue services with the RYA SafeTrx mobile phone app. This system sends the vessel’s position to the SafeTrx server every five minutes. Even if the phone signal is lost, positions are stored and transmitted as soon as the signal […]