Furuno USA News Room
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Fish Talk Magazine - Fall Frenzy
Greg Shute offers tips for using your electronics effectively when targeting rockfish in octoberView More
Furuno Enters Second Stage Of Fully Autonomous Ship Project MEGURI2040
At a recent seminar, Furuno presented an overview of the second stage of MEGURI2040, their initiative for advancing their Fully Autonomous Ship Project. Their testing includes autonomous vessels loaded with Furuno electronics, including the FAR3000 Chart Radar, FMD3200 ECDIS, FA170 AIS, GP170 GPS Navigator, and FE800 IMO Echo Sounder, all routed through an Action Planning Unit (APU) to process navigation actions in response to input sensor data.View More
Crystal Clear Clarity Pairs With Unparalleled Quality In Furuno's New HD Marine Monitors
Furuno is proud to introduce two new high-definition monitors, the 15” MU152HD and 19” MU192HD, designed for use with their award-winning black box systems along with numerous other compatible electronics.View More
Furuno USA Welcomes Marco Osorio As New Business Development Specialist For Latin America
Furuno USA has reached a representation agreement with Mr. Marco Osorio as Business Development Specialist for Latin America. Marco comes to Furuno with over two decades of practical knowledge and hands-on experience with the sale, installation, and service of marine electronics.View More
Furuno USA Welcomes Matthew Voorhees As New East Coast & Great Lakes Commercial Business Development Manager
With a BS in Aerospace & Occupational Safety and the last six years working in the field of maritime satellite communications, Matthew is a maritime professional and USCG veteran with an extensive history of success in the industry.View More
Furuno Electric Company and NYK Sign Agreement for Japan’s First Electronic Logbook Service
Sea trials will soon be held for the first Electronic Logbook Service in Japan, automating many of the important functions of this critical documentation. Logbooks are a vital aspect of shipping to record and preserve critical information, such as the dates and results of certain inspections as well as various data pertaining to the vessel and voyage.View More
Furuno USA Sorrowfully Announces The Passing Of Deep Sea Service Manager, Shane Ryan
It is with profound sorrow that Furuno USA announces the passing of long-time employee and friend, Deep Sea Service Manager, Shane Ryan. Shane passed away on May 8th after a prolonged illness. During his 25+ year tenure with the company, Shane had a tremendous impact on everyone he worked with. His presence was felt throughout the company and industry as a constant source of knowledge, support, and camaraderie.View More
Furuno USA Welcomes Industry Veterans Philip Sweeny & Adrian Navarro To Support Their Sales Team
Furuno USA has hired two new sales associates covering the Gulf of Mexico and Southeast regions. Mr. Philip Sweeny and Mr. Adrian Navarro come to Furuno with many years of practical knowledge and hands-on experience under their belts.View More
Furuno Captures 2023 "Best Elex" Innovation Award With TZtouch3 CHIRP Side-Scan!
During the 2023 Miami International Boat Show, Furuno was awarded the Best Elex award for "Most Innovative for Fishing" with their incredible CHIRP Side-Scan for NavNet TZtouch3. Furuno’s unique approach to CHIRP Side-Scan provides offshore fishermen a 750’ view of fish to both port and starboard.View More
Furuno Goes Big With New NavNet TZtouchXL Ultra-Sharp 22" & 24" TZtouchXL MFDs
Furuno has introduced two new, extra-large 22" and 24" MFDs. Aptly named TZtouchXL, these super-wide, full-HD (1920x1080 FHD resolution) MFDs include all of the features that make NavNet TZtouch3 the easiest yet most powerful system on the market.View More