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Deckhand™ Pro Logs Another Season on the F/V Iceberg Point

I recently returned from Alaska, having safely completed my twentieth year in the Bristol Bay sockeye salmon fishery. I am fortunate to have the opportunity to blend my role as a skipper with my position as Deckhand Logbook’s business development manager for North America, where our primary goal as a company is to develop and deploy Deckhand as...

Deckhand™ Pro Logs Another Season on the F/V Iceberg Point2021-08-23T19:38:55+00:00

DECKHAND™ PRO APPROVED BY NMFS FOR eVTRs

Real Time Data’s Deckhand Pro electronic logbook was approved as an official electronic vessel trip report (eVTR) application by the NOAA Fisheries Greater Atlantic Regional Office in early May. This means that soon, federally-permitted fishermen will be able to use the software to collect data and submit eVTRs once the software goes “live” later this summer...

DECKHAND™ PRO APPROVED BY NMFS FOR eVTRs2021-06-04T23:37:49+00:00

DECKHAND™ PRO: NORTH TO ALASKA

For many, December is a time for throttling back, perhaps taking some time off work, and enjoying holiday festivities. For others, the holiday season is the time to depart for the frigid fishing grounds of the Bering Sea, in search of an abundant opilio (snow) crab harvest. In collaboration with the Alaska Bering Sea Crabbers...

DECKHAND™ PRO: NORTH TO ALASKA2021-04-05T23:07:33+00:00

STEAMING TOWARD APPROVAL: DECKHAND™ PRO IN THE GREATER ATLANTIC

Real Time Data’s (RTD) Deckhand Pro electronic logbook platform is moving closer to federal approval as an eVTR solution in Greater Atlantic federal fisheries. When approved, it will be an electronic logbook designed and built by a company with commercial fishermen on the payroll...

STEAMING TOWARD APPROVAL: DECKHAND™ PRO IN THE GREATER ATLANTIC2021-04-05T23:07:05+00:00

NEW PROPOSED & FINAL RULES PUBLISHED FOR GREATER ATLANTIC & GULF OF MEXICO ELECTRONIC REPORTING

On July 17, the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) published a proposed rule for expanding electronic reporting in the Greater Atlantic Region. This rule mandates 100% electronic reporting for commercial fishermen in the Mid-Atlantic and New England Council fishery management regions as well as federally-permitted for-hire party/charter operators in the New England management region...

NEW PROPOSED & FINAL RULES PUBLISHED FOR GREATER ATLANTIC & GULF OF MEXICO ELECTRONIC REPORTING2020-08-06T22:36:10+00:00

MEET LANGE SOLBERG

Meet Lange Solberg, Business Development Manager for Real Time Data’s North America operations. For two years, Lange has expanded RTD’s Australia origins into commercial fishing markets in the US and Canada. With offices based on Bellingham, Washington’s working waterfront, Lange continues to work hard at making RTD’s flagship product, the Deckhand electronic logbook, a tool...

MEET LANGE SOLBERG2020-08-06T22:34:48+00:00

PROGRESS & COLLABORATION AT THE NOAA ELECTRONIC MONITORING WEST COAST WORKSHOP

Which would you rather attend: The NOAA Electronic Monitoring West Coast Workshop or the latest blockbuster movie? If you said the movie, you may need to think twice. An unexpectedly broad spectrum of information, cooperation and an incredible industry dynamic marked the most recent electronic monitoring (EM) workshop in Washington State last week. Similar to...

PROGRESS & COLLABORATION AT THE NOAA ELECTRONIC MONITORING WEST COAST WORKSHOP2020-02-18T04:13:57+00:00

ELECTRONIC REPORTING MANDATES HOT TOPIC AMONG COUNCILS

Three federal fishery management councils on both US coasts have recently been discussing and acting on electronic logbook-related policies. Since 2018, the New England and Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Councils have been deliberating on whether or not all commercial fishermen harvesting species managed by the councils should switch to mandatory electronic vessel trip reports (eVTRs). Charter...

ELECTRONIC REPORTING MANDATES HOT TOPIC AMONG COUNCILS2020-02-18T04:00:36+00:00

TECHNOLOGY AT SEA: A REFRESHER ON EM, ER, AND VMS.

The evolution of technology in commercial fisheries is as constant as the industry itself. Traps, nets, engines, electronics, and materials have always been changing at varying paces through time. It is worth remembering that adopting new technologies, even if in some cases it’s mandator, can empower fishermen and make one’s operation more efficient. Key among...

TECHNOLOGY AT SEA: A REFRESHER ON EM, ER, AND VMS.2020-02-13T04:17:25+00:00

ANOTHER PACIFIC MARINE EXPO LOGGED

Seattle, Washington: December 3, 2019 -- Over 500 exhibitors and thousands of attendees descended on the annual Pacific Marine Expo, held November 21-23 at the CenturyLink Field Event Center in Seattle, Washington. PME is an annual trade show targeting the commercial marine industry, with many who attend representing the commercial fishing sector. Under the booth name...

ANOTHER PACIFIC MARINE EXPO LOGGED2019-12-05T01:39:28+00:00
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