e-Navigation

The Committee work is organised according to 5 Technical Domains, as follows:

Technical Domain 1 - Data modelling and message systems
Work item examples:

  • AtoN data information structure, exchange, presentation
  • S-100 Registry and Product Specifications
  • S-100 Registry - coordination of work by all Committees
  • Message structure for e-Navigation including VDES
Technical Domain 2 - e-Navigation communications
Work item examples:
  • VDES, satellite, WRCP
  • AIS technology
  • ASM coordination and Web hosting
  • ITU planning and liaison, WRC preparation and national coordination
Technical Domain 3 - Shore technical infrastructure
Work item examples:
  • Resilient PNT shore services - DGPS, eLoran, other
  • Virtual AtoN technology
  • Sharing of shore data
Technical Domain 4 - e-Navigation test beds
Work item examples:
  • Data gathering and analysis
  • Participation in and harmonisation of results of test beds
  • Harmonisation policy and planning
  • Monitoring of developments nationally and regionally, and effect on competent authorities
Technical Domain 5 - Maritime Service Portfolios
Work item example:
  • Maritime Service Portfolios, design, content, and implementation