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The Porthole Newsletter

Welcome to AMI Marine’s new newsletter, with Product & Training information, Company news and more.

Product Focus

SMIDS MKIII (coming soon) is Commercial Maritime’s most economic and accurate SDME (Speed Distance Measuring Equipment) system using state of the art technology to provide vessel Distance to Berth and Course Prediction options.

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Training Manager Candice is on hand to help you every step of the way.

“Since the start of the pandemic, we have been working tirelessly to create an online engineer training experience that is easy and accessible to all engineers.

We are delighted to offer VDR/S-VDR Annual Survey Webinar Training, Online VDR Installation and Commissioning Training.

This is a cost-efficient, and effective way of using time for training, without all of the travel costs.”

Candice Cox

VDR/S-VDR Annual Survey – Webinar Training

This is for all engineers to be able to carry out APTs or to refresh the knowledge of those that have expired certificates.

Next Date -10th November 2021

APT – Webinar Training for VDR (24-month certificate)

Upgraded Online Training for the X2 VDR, this is our new VDR being used for the latest VDR specifications and approvals.

Next Date – 9th December 2021

Contact Candice for more

AMI Supporting Seafarers

A personal challenge for an amazing charity!

AMI Marine was once again fundraising for The Seafarers Charity, this time they took on a physical challenge with a difference!

They successfully rode their motorbikes 1000 miles in under 24 hours to raise over £1000.

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Testing the new SMIDS MKIII!

“There’s nothing––absolutely nothing––half so much worth doing as messing about in boats.”

― Kenneth Grahame, The Wind in The Willows

Our team took to the Solent waters of Southampton to test the new SMIDS MKIII in the super brilliant VSV 50!

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We love getting feedback from our customers and service engineers. Help us to continually improve our service by telling us what you think!

Additionally, reviews are published on our website, as we would like to highlight your company as a partner of AMI Marine.

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