Panama Canal new requirement - Installation of a fixed piloting unit (starting from 1 October 2023)

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I came across this new Panama Canal requirement for vessels transiting the Panama Canal with a beam of 33.2 meters or more.

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This is correct, we have already initiated the installation of the equipment as per requirement.

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Trimble and WTE Ltd have their Non Portable Pilot Unit (NPU) system approved by the Panama Canal Authority. Its called the MPS566 Pilot system Have a look at Trimble MPS566 Pilot System or WTE website MPS566 Pilot System - WTE Marine

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