New Zealand. BEP Marine teams with Simrad Yachting & B&G to bring CZone TM functionality to NSO and ZEUS

Wednesday, 17 November 2010


BEP Marine, an Actuant Electrical brand and leading manufacturer of marine electrical products, announced today that it has extended its partnership with Simrad Yachting and Brooks & Gatehouse (B&G) to incorporate advanced CZoneÔ digital switching, monitoring and control functionality into their latest multifunction navigation offerings. Building on the successful development collaboration resulting in the integration of CZone monitoring and control capabilities with Simrad Yachting’s award-winning line of NSE multifunction displays, Simrad NSO Offshore and B&G Zeus systems can now incorporate the next generation of intelligent dash integration. With versatile options and full customization, BEP CZone intelligently integrates and simplifies onboard electrical and mechanical systems for centralized control of DC and now AC circuits, lighting, pumps and much more, as well as the ability to monitor critical vessel systems, such as fuel levels and high bilge water.

“We are thrilled that CZone integration will be expanded into the new Simrad NSO Offshore and B&G Zeus systems,” said Jarrod Sagar, product development and marketing manager, BEP Marine Ltd. “It is a testament to the functionality CZone has brought to the Simrad NSE and another step forward in our goal to deliver builders and end-users seamlessly integrated technology that provides a simpler, safer and more enjoyable boating experience.”

“Simrad NSO and B&G Zeus systems are designed to provide boaters with easy-to-use, high performance navigation technology that offers unparalleled options for vessel integration,” said Louis Chemi, chief operating officer, Navico Americas. “BEP’s CZone is the perfect complement! The CZone system is expertly designed, highly reliable, professionally supported, and has proven itself by delivering an exciting and powerful level of functionality to our NSE range. With this expanded relationship, we are pleased to add CZone intuitive and seamless integration to our impressive suite of NSO and Zeus functions.”

Last Updated ( Wednesday, 17 November 2010 )