FAQ - Digital Charts
Weilbach supply all types of digital nautical charts – for leisure and commercial shipping, SOLAS and NON-SOLAS vessels.
The following electronic charts are available online and tailor-made for yachting:
Charts for Commercial Shipping
The following charts are tailor-made for commercial shipping and fulfil the criteria in the Safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS) convention. These charts cannot be purchased online.
The charts are:
- Admiralty Vector Chart Service / AVCS (ENC)
- PRIMAR (ENC)
- JEPPESEN ENC Service
Commercial vessels under the SOLAS convention are obliged to use ENC.
SOLAS does not cover warships, small cargo ships, fishing vessels and sail boats or shipping on inland waters.
Not Carriage Compliant
The following charts are made for commercial shipping but do NOT fulfil the criteria in the Safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS) convention and CANNOT replace official paper charts. These charts cannot be purchased online.
- Admiralty Raster Chart Service / ARCS
- JEPPESEN Professional+