New DKW chart: Rhine and Moselle

The first DKW chart set for 2019 is available now: DKW Rhine and Moselle. This new chart set is based on the German, French and Swiss IENC water charts and will be updated when important changes are made to the IENC charts.

This chart set has been made especially for use with WinGPS 5 with rotating chart and AIS. It can also be used in combination with WinGPS Marine.

Covering area
The DKW Rhine and Moselle contains the Rhine from Lobith up until Basel and the Moselle from Koblenz up until Toul and Nancy in France.

Depth image
This chart set has a unique and clear depth image. The chart is published annualy by Stentec, based on OpenStreetMap, IENC charts and user remarks. The chart has a high level of detail with 2 meter per pixel, making it possible to zoom in up until the jetties at your home port.

This hybrid chartset consist of, a.o.

  • 1 Overview chart (scale 1:72.000, 20m/pixel).
  • 39 Detailed charts for orientation and route planning (scale 1:7.200, 2m/pixel).
  • 64 Highly detailed charts for a.o. lock passages and busy water ways (scale 1:1.800, 0,5 m/pixel).

WinGPS 5 and WinGPS Marine
The DKW charts are compatible with both WinGPS 5 (for Windows) and WinGPS Marine (for Android). If you have both software packages it is possible to load these charts in both programs without having to buy extra licenses.

Quarterly updates Imray 2018


This week, a large update has been released for the DKW Imray chart sets. For example, most charts now show the correct colors for lighting and two large crossing charts have been added.

If you already have one or more DKW Imray 2018 charts, the updates can be downloaded free of charge within WinGPS. In WinGPS 5 this can be done via the news center and in WinGPS Marine the updates will be downloaded at start up.

The combined file size of all Imray updates is 1 GB.


What is new?


DKW ID10 English and Scottish Eastcoast

A large crossing chart has been added for the North Sea.
16 Charts are renewed, especially the English and Scottish coastal waters.
18 Charts are updated, especially the Dutch, Belgian and German coastal waters.

DKW ID20 English Channel

A lot of updates to the British side of the Channel.
7 Charts have been replaced.
17 Charts are renewed, a.o. the river mouth at The Solent.

DKW ID30 British Westcoast & Ireland

A chart has been added for the remote island of Kilda.
73 Charts have been updated.
3 Charts have been replaced.

DKW ID40 France, Portugal to Gibraltar
Including the Azores, Madeira and the Canary Isles.

2 Charts have been replaced for Cascais and Lisboa.
26 Charts have been updated, especially the Portuguese coastal waters.

DKW ID50 Mediterranean West
Gibraltar to Sicily.

2 Charts have been added for Milazzo and the Gulf of Fos.
18 Charts are renewed, especially for the Balearic Isles.
27 Charts have been updated.

DKW ID60 Mediterranean Central
Adriatic and Ionic Sea.
13 Charts have been updated.

DKW ID70 Mediterranean East
From West Turkey up until Southeast Greece

8 Charts have been updated.
12 Charts are renewed, especially for the Turkish Isles and coastal waters.

DKW ID100 Caribbean East
From the Virgin Isles to Trinidad

Large crossing chart has been added for the Caribbean Sea.
2 Charts have been replaced.
10 Charts are renewed and 7 charts have been updated.