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It took 8 hours until the victim could be rescued in strong winds and high waves. With a modern rescue transmitter, the search and rescue operation could have been completed in a very short time. Especially in rough conditions, it can be minutes that make the difference between life and death.
Office closed from Dec. 23rd 2020 to Jan. 3rd 2021
The IONEER locating beacon enables unlimited traceability available 24/ for local and global fleet activities. The palm-sized position transmitter is reliable working with AIS Class B CSTDMA functionality and IRIDIUM® sat network.
Dear customers We are very sorry that we will not be able to invite you to our booth at the 2020 METSTRADE Show to present our products. RAI Amsterdam, the organizer of the METS, has announced that the this year's show is cancelled due to the concequences of the...
Weatherdock AG has once again received the "Innovative through Research" seal of approval from the Stifterverband für die Deutsche Wissenschaft for its ongoing research.Weatherdock already received the seal four years ago. Since 2014, the Stifterverband has been...
May 21st 2020 – Ascension of Christ
May 22nd 2020 – Bridging day
June 1st 2020 – Whit Monday
June 11th 2020 – Corpus Christi
June 12th 2020 – Bridging day
Our office will be closed from April 10th until April 13th 2020.
Weatherdock has now an AIS Aid to Navigation (AtoN) transceiver – the easyAtoN.
The AIS MOB easyONE has now received FCC approval for sale and use in the United States.
Visit our new booth B10 in hall 10 at BOOT 2020 in Düsseldorf and secure an easyTRX2S AIS Class B transceiver + free BAOFENG portable radio! But be quick, the free radio is only available for the first 20 buyers.
From 18th to 26th of January 2020, the BOOT will take place in Düsseldorf again.
Visit us at our new Booth B10 in in Hall 10.
Office closed: Dec. 23rd 2019 – Jan. 1st 2020
The DVB-T2 module will be extended with an additional DAB+ functionality.
With the integrated DAB+ customers will get more convenience by means of no nasty frequence search, no background gaining and a huge variety of different channels.
From November 19th to 21st, 2019, the Weatherdock AG exhibition team will be pleased to welcome you at our booth 01.123 at the METSTRADE in Amsterdam.
November 1st 2019 – All Saints’ Day
After almost 10 years our easyRESCUE database got a complete makeover. Enter your Rescue Transmitter now or update your existing entry.
From October 22nd to 25th 2019, KORMARINE will take place in Busan Korea. Weatherdock is together with moodotel represented with a booth for the first time.
A software update version 3.67 is available for the vmsTRACK/-PRO (A138/A193) and easyPOSALERT (A118).
A software update for the easyTRX3 Programming-Tool is available.
As a distributor for Weatherdock products in Canada, MARLIN MARINE owner Ingo Vollmer is delighted to welcome the CEO of Weatherdock AG Alfred Kotouczek and his wife.It looks nice to combine holidays and work like this. Ingo Vollmer (Marlin Marine) with his wife &...
June 20th 2019 – Corpus Christi
June 21st 2019 – bridging day
It is particularly painful to learn that members of a rescue crew themselves have died in an attempt to help a ship in distress.
easyTRX2 and easyTRX2S firmware update and important information about the GPS-Week-Rollover.
A software update for the easyTRX3 Programming-Tool is available.
Download now the new Firmware!
OFFICE CLOSED: April 19th – 22nd 2019
2nd to 5th of April 2019 | EXPOSHIPPING Expomaritt Istanbul, Viaport Marina, Tuzla
The Weatherdock distribution partner TEXPERT TEKNOLOJI LTD is represented with a booth.
Weatherdock is a partner at the Baltic 500 sailing challenge.
29th May 2019 – 04th June 2019 | 500 nm | double hand | non stop
BALTIC 500 means 500 nautical miles – non stop – in up to 100 hours in a team of two.
6th to 10th of March 2019 HISWA – Amsterdam Boat Show
The Weatherdock distribution partner Holland Marine Hardware is represented with a booth.
We are proud to be nominated for the 25th anniversary of the award.
The easyTRX3-Manager App is now available for free on all smartphones and tablets in the App Store by Apple and at the Google Play Store.
50th BOAT in Düsseldorf from 19th to 27th of January 2019
Weatherdock: Hall 11 Stand B50
Office closed: Dec. 21st 2018 – Jan. 1st 2019
Weatherdock is the proud winner of the “Exportpreis Bayern 2018” in the category “Industry”. The award ceremony was on November 21st, 2018 in Munich.
The DLR (German Aerospace Center) developed together with Weatherdock as industrial partner the new ship information system AIS-Plus.
From November 13th to 15th, 2018, the Weatherdock AG exhibition team will be pleased to welcome you at our booth 01.123 at the METS TRADE in Amsterdam.
The new AIS Class B transceiver easyTRX3 with SOTDMA technology. See all product highlights here.
November 1st, 2018 – All Saints’ Day
November 2nd, 2018 – Bridge Day
The Weatherdock team is looking forward to visit you from the 4th to the 7th of September 2018 in hall B6 at stand 405 at the SMM in Hamburg.
On 10th of August Alfred Kotouczek-Zeise, CEO of the Weatherdock AG, was as an expert and speaker at the 2nd Techsurge in Chennai, India.
Felix Metzenthin, new Director Sales at Weatherdock, introduces himself.
Weatherdock is pleased to present a new member of the world-wide distribution family: MPS Security in Suriname – South America
Our online-shop for lifejackets with integrated rescue transmitters from Weatherdock has got a new design. Discover now!
30th of April 2018 – 1st of May 2018
10th of May 2018
21st of May 2018
31st of May 2018
Post from the Caribbean ... ... actually from Le Marin on the island of Martinique. One of our customers sent a big compliment to the Weatherdock team and of course our products in this way - "great service, great equipment!". The trip started in Italy and...
For devices with N2K (NMEA2000) this fixes a bug that leads to an invalid GPS position.
From March 30th to April 02nd 2018 our office is closed. From April 03rd 2018 we are back for you.
You can reach the Weatherdock service team with a direct telephone extension now. There you will be gladly helped with technical questions.
Weatherdock presents the portable UKW position transmitter ALARIS100 at the GPEC (General Police Equipment Exhibition & Conference) for Live-GPS-Position-Reporting.
Our new easyRESCUE-PRO app for Apple iPhone and iPad is now available for free on the App Store. Both the easyRESCUE-PRO and the new easyONE-DSC-CL can be configured with this app. Via Bluetooth you can store up to 8 MMSI numbers. In case of an emergency...
German YACHT magazine once again tested AIS MOB devices available on the market for their strengths and weaknesses
In early August the well known German YACHT magazine worked out a huge test event at the Baltic sea. The goal was to find out which AIS MOB device is the best on the market available.
On the weekend of the July 8th and 9th, the Weatherdock team had the immense pleasure of sailing with Arved Fuchs, aboard of the famous expedition ship DAGMAR AAEN.
On August 1st 2017 we move to our new location. Therefor our collegues might be difficult to contact by phone or email from Monday 24th of July up to Friday 11th of August. We apologize in advance and work hard to be back at 100% normality as soon as possible.
Within a new project sponsored by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research, the German Aerospace Center DLR and the Nuremberg-based Weatherdock AG will pool their competences.
On Monday 5 June 2017 is Pentecost. For this reason, our office is closed on this day.
After being awarded a further time with a big order by an important Asian Government for supplying a fleet tracking and monitoring system and the yet-started rollout of these units the next milestone is the installation of the first vmsTRACK-PRO units.
The German Weatherdock AG is honored to be awarded the second time with a big order by an important Asian Government for supplying a fleet tracking and monitoring system.
Weatherdock’s products are currently being presented in Indonesia. The “Marintec Indonesia 2016” trade fair, which takes place from 23 to 25 November 2016, is an international Trade Fair and Congress. The main focus of the fair is on the areas of shipping and shipbuilding.
The METS is running from 15 to 17 November and we are back again. Please visit us, you will find us in Hall 1, Stand 123.
Weatherdock is looking forward to working with the well-known ice hiker, sailor, polar explorer, expedition manager and book author Arved Fuchs.
We are pleased to introduce our new distributor in South Africa. He is already presenting our AIS personal locator rescue devices at his own booth M32 at Cape Town International Boat Show …
Weatherdock AG was awarded to realize coastal border security based on AIS technologies for Caribbean island.
Weatherdock was one of the presenting sponsors of the MTS TechSurge conference in Chennai with focus on “Search & Rescue at Sea”. This conference was held by the Indian marine technology society and organized by Elektronik Lab.
Weatherdock, the most innovative global provider of VHF based tracking units, is under the 100 best midsize companies in Germany
The most important South African television channel, public broadcaster SABC, shows a reportage informing about the use of Weatherdock’s vmsTRACK devices by fishermen in this country.
Both ROBINSON CLUBs in Fuerteventura have introduced together with Weatherdock the latest tracking technology to increase the safety of their water sports customers.
Weatherdock was nominated in Germany for the award “Grand Prix of Small and Medium Business 2016”
Weatherdock supports Sea-Watch with 15 AIS MOB personal rescue beacons easyONE, to increase the crews own safety during sometimes dangerous rescue operations.
As part of the TV series “KITCHEN IMPOSSIBLE” on the German TV channel VOX , the celebrity chef Tim Mälzer had to do what a normal matrose do in a frigate of the German Navy.
The renown magazine YACHT, the largest sailing magazine in Europe, has conducted comprehensive tests on 12 different AIS receivers
Starting in February 2016 the Weatherdock Apps for AIS Class B transceiver easyTRX2S and AIS S.A.R.T. & DSC personal emergency transmitter are now available in the Apple Store.
In Yokohama City the Japan International Boat Show takes place.
Our partner Q-Sync Corporation (LINK) will show the products of Weatherdock.
In a two year research program centred on a six weeks sailing and mountaineering expedition in the Antarctic and South Georgia, a century on from Shackleton’s extraordinary recovery from the Weddell Sea …
The worldwide Weatherdock family has now a new partner in Indonesia. Carsten Gladen is representative of the Gladen Engineering company in Germany and of Terrindo in Indonesia.
We are proud to sponsor the “GhostFishing” team. They help to keep the under-water world clean. We want to help them to dive with safety.
Düsseldorf 23. -31.1.2016 360° water sports waiting to make dreams come true. That is the promise of the organizers of the event. 20 themed and adventure worlds guarantee a fun event. This year brings the most popular international water sports event with 1.700...
The easyONE could not be in better hands. And our angel, the little four year-old Lena, could not be better prepared for every eventuality.
Not far away from Mississippi river the Weatherdock logo shines next to the one of Marine Rescue Technologies, MRT. A partnership that just starts, and it grows with positivism and optimism.
Our Partner MRT in USA shows the Weatherdock Technology at The Interna-tional Workboat Show, At The Morial Convention Centre, New Orleans, De-cember 1-3, 2015
Blue and white are the colors that emphasize the presence of Weatherdock at Mets 2015, and that is reflected by the Stand 01-121 …
Our partner in UK, Pinpoint Electronics Ltd., has recently published its new Internet presence.
As every year, Weatherdock does not want to lose the opportunity to meet the old partners and to make new ones. We will be at the Mets in Amsterdam, from 17th until 19th November.
Yachting Monthly magazine reports in its issue of September 2015 about a comparison of six AIS emergency beacons that are on the market, including two devices of the company Weatherdock: the AIS MOB easyONE and the AIS S.A.R.T. easyRESCUE-PRO.
For the last 25 years, the trade fair and congress HUSUM Wind takes place in Husum, Germany. Weatherdock will be there!
WinGPS Marine is the navigation app for your Android device. This app allows you to not only set routes, download GRIB-files for weather forecast and connect your easyAIS-wifi device but has many more features.
In order to offer you a faster website, we have now a new powerful hosting. Starting from August, all the pages of Weatherdock will be faster and you will have easily access to all our information.
This exhibition will take place in Australia, from July 30 to August 3. Weatherdock will be represented by its new partner, RWB Marine, a company with over fifty years of experience in the marine sector. Their headquarters are precisely in Sydney
From this year, the presence of Weatherdock in East Asia will be reinforced by our new partner, Taro Yoshikawa and his company Q-Sync Corporation.
One of our most successful dealers in Europe, the owner and manager of the company “Holland Marine Hardware”, Dirk Bouma is also an excellent sailor.
The Nuremberg’s press hat published an article on 9 June about Weatherdock. The journalist Klaus Wonneberger reports on the current events of our company.
easyRESCUE can be found this week in Indonesia at the 5th edition of INAMARINE
Please visit our stand (number 11), and we will be glad to welcome you and to answer any questions you may have about AIS SART.
The magazine PALSTEK, Technical Magazine of sailors for sailors, published in its issue 3/15 a new article about the different maritime emergency beacons in the market.
The third edition of the AIS Summit will be held on May 7-8, 2015 (Thursday and Friday) in Hamburg, Germany. One of the speakers of the first hour is once again Alfred Kotouczek the CEO of Weatherdock.
Dirk and Tjeerd Bouma from Holland Marine Hardware, our dutch generall distributor, stayed two days at Weatherdock headquarter for intensive service training on Weatherdock products, e.g. the easyRESCUE service.
LIMA exhibition is one of the largest and most important maritime and aerospace exhibitions in the Asia-Pacific area.
We receive interesting information from our colleague Jurgens Schoeman from South Africa.
The exhibition SMM in Hamburg offers not only the opportunity to present the new developments of our product line, it is also a good opportunity to make new partners.
The easyRESCUE-DIVEpro of Weatherdock received at the beginning of 2014 the official approval to be used on the Maldives. That was already good news for our company. But the satisfaction of that achievement did not stop there. Recently one of the most important tourist centers of the islands, the “Ocean Sports Maldives” adopted easyRESCUE PRO as an instrument to strengthen security in offering their services.
Maledives are new hotspot with easyRESCUE-DIVEpro approval
We have good news: The emergency Transponder for divers /diving groups, easyRESCUE Divepro, has received now the approval to be used in the Seychellen Islands. The country list where our portable device is approved, counts with a new line!