FLOPEC, Ecuador plans major expansion of its Simulator complex using ARI simulators
Flopec (Empresa Pública Flota Petrolera Ecuatoriana) is a maritime hydrocarbons transporter major from Ecuador. Flopec’s expansion plans include upgrading its existing training centre. Flopec has selected ARI Simulation through a global tendering process. The multi-simulator complex is expected to be operational beginning 2017.
The multi-simulator complex will include the following simulators:
- Primary and Secondary Bridge simulator (full mission) – DNV compliant
- Full mission Engine Room Simulator
- Multi-function classroom with 12 stations operating Liquid Cargo handling simulator, GMDSS and ERS
- Specialised modules include ICE, STS, BNWAS, dynamic positioning function on primary bridge, fishing module, interoperability between Bridge and Engine room simulator, etc.