Navionics Inks New Partner Agreement with FW Murphy®09 January 2007Category:NaionicsPartner AgreementFW MurphyHelmviewGold Charts
Industry Leading Cartography Now Compatible with HelmView™
Wareham, Mass. – Navionics, the leader in electronic charting and navigation data, announced today that FW Murphy, a worldclass manufacturer of engine monitoring devices, is the latest hardware manufacturer to incorporate Navionics chart support. HelmView is the latest offering from FW Murphy and is the first marine engine statistics and diagnostic solution to incorporate chartplotting functionality.
FW Murphy’s support for Navionics Gold Charts allows HelmView users to access the most accurate and detailed cartography available, providing them with the ability to use the HelmView display as a primary or back-up navigation device. HelmView is compatible with engine manufacturers who support NMEA 2000 or J1939 protocols.
“It was a pleasure working with FW Murphy as they developed HelmView and we wish them great success in the market with this unique product,” said Bruce Angus, director OEM business, Navionics. “HelmView is compatible with the greatest number of engine manufacturers in the world and FW Murphy’s selection of Navionics as its cartography provides their customers with best-of-class cartography and an easy-to-use interface.”
Rapidly growing in popularity, Navionics Charts can now be found on leading products from FW Murphy, Eagle, Fugawi, Furuno, Humminbird, ICOM, Lowrance, Magellan, Northstar (Brunswick New Technologies Marine Electronics), PC Plotter and Raymarine.
For more information on Gold Charts, Navionics, or its entire cartography line, contact 800-848-5896 (toll-free) or visit www.navionics.com. Information about FW Murphy and HelmView is available at www.fwmurphy.com.