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AMEC TB560 Portable AIS

Measurement Category: Location, Ship Monitoring
Operating Environment: Above Water, Splash Zone, Dry Enclosed Space

Mounting: Mounting bracket with four through holes.
Communication Protocol: Radio

Power Supply Type: Battery


The AMEC AIS Tracking Beacon (TB560) is a simplified “AIS Class B” device that offers efficient and cost effective vessel tracking solution. With this device installed onboard, the port authorities and or vessel owners can locate, identify, and/or monitor vessels within the AIS VHF transmission range.

Instrument Measurements

  • Geodetic Position (Position)
  • Maritime Mobile Service Identity MMSI (Ship Identification)
  • Local Position less than 10km (Ship Tracking)
  • Regional Position 10km - 100km (Ship Tracking)
  • Trajectory (Ship Tracking)
  • Local Presence less than 10km (Ship Detection)
  • Regional Presence 10km - 100km (Ship Detection)

Optional Sensors

No optional sensors provided. Please add sensors.

Notes, Considerations & Recommendations

The device is activated when it´s mounted into a dedicated bracket. The unit’s temper proof feature intelligently prevents unauthorized transferring between vessels. TB560 uses rechargeable battery and can operate up to five (5) working days. The device has built-in VHF and GPS antennas and can transmit SRM in case of emergency.

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