For more than 70 years HENSOLDT UK has been a pioneer in International Maritime Organisation (IMO) type approved radar systems. Through its Kelvin Hughes range of products, HENSOLDT UK’s specialist research and development teams have been creating innovative navigation technologies for all types of commercial vessels, from small workboats to the largest ships.
One of the results of this innovative approach is the SharpEye™ radar system, offering minimal maintenance, high reliability and class-leading brings performance benefits. The system operates on an integrated display which incorporates all market leading software functionality, is compatible with the Kelvin Hughes Electronic Chart Display and Information System (ECDIS) display and bridge system, and includes intuitive key tooltips and common dialogue and controls throughout. With this capability system allows operators can focus on critical navigation tasks without distraction.
SharpEye™ combines unparalleled radar performance with a market leading user interface. Features include a 12kW X-Band magnetron radar and SharpEye™ Solid-state S-Band radar. The modern display design can be a dedicated radar display or a multifunction one combining, radar, chart radar and ECDIS.
The system is easy to install at newbuild or via a retrofit. It is also easy to maintain, significantly reducing running costs.