V4 Marine Communications System

ICS Electronics Limited's world renowned Marine Communications System, currently in version 4, provides a single point system for integrated marine communications.

Key Features:



  • VHF (Voice) RT

  • MF DSC

  • MF Voice

  • HF DSC

  • HF Voice

  • Software Control - avoiding large quantities of space and power consuming equipment.

  • Single point integration operator interface

  • IMO Compliant

  • Highly Scalable Architecture

  • Full through life cycle support

  • NEW - Radio over IP (RoIP) Audio Switch and RoIP Gateway for all marine frequencies.

Tazania Coast Guard Station

At the heart of our Coast Station Systems is the V4 Marine Communication System which utilises a client server architecture and IP technology to provide flexible voice and data services on VHF, HF and MF in all sea areas of the world.
Our operator workstations/radio dispatcher is based on Microsoft Windows® and offer a simple, cost-effective and reliable way forward for operations of all sizes - from simple single station/single operators sites to a multi-site multi-station national coverage system. The systems can be easily scaled and can facilitate centralised monitoring and control of all system resources.

ICS has forged a reputation for supplying reliable systems to many of the major SAR organistations and national agencies around the world with the responsibility for Marine Rescue Co-ordination. ICS has successfully extended its horizons to meet the growing needs of commercial port operations and radio communications test houses.

In support of our systems we offer our clients comprehensive and scalable packages covering initial system planning, installation and commissioning, full technical and operator "in country" training together with a system-specific through-life support package.

V4 Marine Communication System Overview (1.2MB pdf)
V4 Marine Communication System Brochure (170KB pdf)