CHS Official Products and CHS Licensed Manufacturers

DIGITAL PRODUCTS

CHS Official Chart Products

This is a list of electronic charts which meet the chart carriage requirements of the Charts & Nautical Publications Regulations, 1995 under the Canada Shipping Act; and the Copyright Act.

  Producer Product
  • Canadian Hydrographic Service
Canadian Hydrographic Service Digital Charts (Raster Navigational Charts (RNC) in the BSB v4 format)
Canadian Hydrographic Service Digital Charts (vector Electronic Navigational Charts (ENC) in the S-57 v3.1 format)
  • United Kingdom Hydrographic Office (UKHO), Taunton, UK

Admiralty Raster Chart Service (ARCS). Specific charts in raster format adopted by the UKHO by arrangement with CHS.

Manufacturers Licenced to Use CHS Chart Data in Value-Added Digital Products

This is a list of manufacturers who have been licensed to use CHS chart data in their digital products.

Digital products created by these manufacturers do not meet the chart carriage requirements of the Charts & Nautical Publications Regulations, 1995 under the Canada Shipping Act.

However, digital products created by these manufacturers do comply with the Copyright Act, as CHS has issued them copyright licences to use CHS chart data in their products.

BIST LLC
  • BIST Limited Liability Company, Sunnyvale, CA, USA
  • Agreement # 2012-0612-1260-B
Garmin
  • Garmin Switzerland GmbH, Schaffhausen, Switzerland
  • Garmin International, Inc., Olathe, Kansas, USA
  • Garmin Corporation, Taiwan
  • Agreement # 2009-0622-1260-G
Jeppesen
  • Jeppesen Marine, Inc., Englewood, USA
  • Jeppesen Italia, S.r.l., Marina di Carrara, Italy
  • Jeppesen Marine Australia (Pty) Ltd., Gladesville, Australia
  • Jeppesen Marine Norway AS, Egersund, Norway
  • Jeppesen Marine Poland Sp. z o.o., Gdansk, Poland
  • Jeppesen Marine UK Ltd., Fareham, UK
  • Jeppesen Marine Ukraine, Kyiv, Ukraine Cruise, LLC, St. Petersburg, Russian Federation
  • Agreement # 2010-0315-1260-J
Magic Instinct
  • Magic Instinct Software, Nantes, France ("Marine GeoGarage")
  • Agreement # 2010-0331-1260-M
MaxSea
  • MaxSea/Société MapMedia, Bidart, France
  • Agreement # 2009-0708-1260-M
Navimatics
  • Kirkland, Washington, USA
  • Agreement # 2011-0414-1260-N
Navionics
  • Navionics S.p.A., Milano, Italy
  • Navionics Inc., Wareham, MA, USA
  • Agreement # 2012-0605-1260-N
SailTimer Inc.
  • Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada ("Indepth Navigation")
  • Agreement # 2010-1005-1260-I
SeaZone Solutions Ltd.
  • Oxfordshire, UK
  • Agreement # 2011-2206-1260-F
Trak Concept de cartes inc
  • Dorval, Quebec, Canada
  • Agreement # 2011-0930-1260-TD
Transas
  • Transas Marine Ltd., Cork, Ireland
  • Transas Marine UK Ltd., Portsmouth, United Kingdom
  • Transas Marine GmbH, Hamburg, Germany
  • Transas Hong Kong
  • Transas Technologies, St. Petersburg, Russia
  • Transas Marine Pacific Pte Ltd., ChaiChee, Singapore
  • Transas Marine International AB, Askim, Sweden
  • Transas USA Inc., Bothell, Washington
  • Shanghai Transas Trading Co., Pudang, Shanghai
  • Transas Mediterranean SAS, Sophia Antipolis, France
  • Transas Benelux B.V., Rotterdam, Holland
  • Transas Middle East, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Agreement # 2012-0604-1260-T

Manufacturers Licenced to Use CHS Tidal Data in Value-Added Digital Tide Products

This is a list of manufacturers who have been licensed to use CHS tidal data in their products.

Products created by these manufacturers do not meet the chart carriage requirements of the Charts & Nautical Publications Regulations, 1995 under the Canada Shipping Act.

However products created by these manufacturers do comply with the Copyright Act, as CHS has issued them copyright licences to use CHS tidal data in their products

Garmin
  • Garmin Switzerland GmbH, Schaffhausen, Switzerland
  • Garmin International, Inc., Olathe, Kansas, USA
  • Garmin Corporation, Taiwan
  • Agreement # 2009-0622-1260-G
Navimatics
  • Kirkland, Washington, USA
  • Agreement # 2011-0414-1260-N
Navionics
  • Navionics S.p.A., Milano, Italy
  • Agreement # 2012-0605-1260-N
UKHO
  • United Kingdom Hydrographic Office (UKHO), Taunton, UK
  • Agreement # 2008-0205-1260-U
Tucabo
  • Tucabo Ltd., Reading, Berkshire RG6 7RS, UK
  • Agreement # 2013-0424-1260-T

PAPER PRODUCTS

CHS Official Charts and Publications

This is a list of paper charts which meet the chart carriage requirements of the Charts & Nautical Publications Regulations, 1995 under the Canada Shipping Act; and the Copyright Act.

  Producer Product
  • Canadian Hydrographic Service
Canadian Hydrographic Service paper charts; Atlas of Tidal Currents; Canadian Tidal Manual; Canadian Tide and Current Tables; Chart 1 - Symbols, Terms and Abbreviations; Catalogue of Nautical Charts and Related Publications; Sailing Directions
  • United Kingdom Hydrographic Office (UKHO), Taunton, UK
Specific paper charts adopted by the UKHO by arrangement with CHS.

Manufacturers Licenced to Use CHS Chart Data in Value-Added Paper Products

This is a list of manufacturers who have been licensed to use CHS chart data in their paper products.

It should be noted that products created by these manufacturers do not meet the chart carriage requirements of the Charts & Nautical Publications Regulations, 1995 under the Canada Shipping Act.

However products created by these manufacturers do comply with the Copyright Act, as CHS has issued them copyright licences to use CHS chart data in their paper products.

Aquaterra Designs
  • Aquaterra Designs, Bracebridge, Ontario
  • Agreement #2013-0423-1260-A
Chyna Sea Ventures
  • Chyna Sea Ventures, Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada
  • Agreement # 2013-0124-1260-C
Goldstream Publishing Inc.
  • Prince George, British Columbia, Canada
  • Agreement # 2011-0211-1260-G
Northern Ontario Marketing Concepts
  • Northern Ontario Marketing Concepts, Lavigne, Ontario
  • Agreement # 2010-0421-1260-N
Richardsons’ Publishing
  • Edgewater Marine Industries, LLC doing business as Richardsons' Publishing, and Richardsons' Maptech, New Bedford, MA 02745 USA
  • Agreement # 2013-0829-1260-R
Royal Canadian Mint
  • Royal Canadian Mint, Ottawa, Ontario
  • Agreement # 2013-0225-1260-R
Signmeister Signs
  • Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
  • Agreement # 2012-0415-1260-S
Trak Concepts de cartes inc.
  • Dorval, Quebec, Canada
  • Agreement # 2011-0930-1260-TP

Manufacturers Licenced to Use CHS Tidal Data in Value-Added Paper Tide Products

This is a list of manufacturers who have been licensed to use CHS tidal data in their products.

Products created by these manufacturers do not meet the chart carriage requirements of the Charts & Nautical Publications Regulations, 1995 under the Canada Shipping Act.

However products created by these manufacturers do comply with the Copyright Act, as CHS has issued them copyright licences to use CHS tidal data in their products.

Brown's Nautical Almanac
  • Brown, Son & Ferguson Ltd., Glasgow, Scotland
  • Agreement # 2013-0125-1260-B
Chyna Sea Ventures
  • Chyna Sea Ventures, Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada
  • Agreement # 2013-0124-1260-C
Marée 2000 Enr
  • La Pocatière, Quebec, Canada
  • Agreement # 2013-0917-1260-M
Shipmaster
  • Shipmaster Publishing, Inc., North Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
  • Agreement # 2013-0125-1260-S