Qarto presents the utmost in planning, awareness, and safety.
Qastor is a precise navigation, piloting and docking software application capable of receiving real-time meteorological information and chart updates via the Connect Server.
A precise navigation software for piloting and docking, and with Under Keel Clearance capability and modes customized to specific, critical operations, Qastor also supports high-resolution overlays to expand navigable water, and real-time meteorological updates via the Connect Server, resulting in optimal situational awareness for pilots.
Everything a pilot needs to ensure safety of life at sea.
Real-time motion parameters in addition to dynamic Under-keel Clearance capabilities.
Receive AIS, port VTS information, ENC distribution, and environmental updates.
Route planning and verification based on vessel characteristics.
Ensure safe water
Under-keel clearance uses vessel draft, required safety margin, and ENC contours to verify route.
Set waypoints include distance off-track, wheel over line, and much more.
Utilize high-resolution chart products, and embrace custom modes for docking and other maritime operations.
Expand navigable waters and aid ship movement with high-resolution ENC compatibility.
Docking; Lock approach; Floating Production, Storage, and Offloading (FPSO), and Single Point Mooring (SPM) mode support.
Know your vessel, port, environment, and the situation better than ever before.
Path prediction based on vessel speed, course over ground, and heading.
Receive in real-time port Vessel Traffic System information, updated ENCs, currents, wave heights, wind speed and direction.
We're flexible. Licenses available by subscription, as perpetual, or on a rental basis.
What's best for you? Softlock and dongle options are available.
We're ready to assist. Licenses include online and phone support services.
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We innovate. Licenses keeps you on the cutting edge of the industry.
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Everything you need to know about Qastor is below, with regards to specifications, supported platforms, system requirements, and supported file formats.All specifications.
Precise navigation for piloting, docking, ship trials, oil rig positioning, inland river barges, SPM approaches, ferry operations, oil and gas tanker approaches and docking, patrol vessels and tugboat operations.
QPS Connect Server
Qastor receives port Vessel Traffic System (VTS) information, updated ENCs, chart annotations included digital pictures, and meteorological data to include real-time information about currents, wave height, wind speed and direction from the Connect Server.
Wired or wireless operation is supported.
Interfaces to most devices outputting NMEA data strings and to AIS transponders/receivers.
Vessel speed, heading, course over ground (COG), and rate of turn (ROT).
All popular electronic formats, including S-57, Primar, C-MAP, ARCS, and DENC.
Under Keel Clearance (UKC) capability uses vessel draft, required safety margin, and ENC contours to show safe water.
Vessel path prediction for a user-defined period of time base don speed, COG, and heading.
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