NEW: Android subscription DKW the Netherlands

If you are only sailing for a few weeks per year and are looking for affordable navigation on the Dutch inland waters you can download our newest Android app now: DKW the Netherlands.

With this app you can purchase a subscription for our Dutch inland water chart and easily create simple routes. Navigating on a tablet or smartphone becomes particularly suitable for sailboats and motorboats as well as dinghies, fisherboats and canoes.

DKW the Netherlands
For only € 15,- you can start using the DKW the Netherlands North or South for a month on an Android tablet or smartphone. The first 3 days of use are free of charge.

Thanks to the biweekly updates, the accurate surface chart and the help of many long-time users this chart always remains up-to-date. With nearly 40.000 waypoints all information on buoys, harbours, berths, diesel filling stations, watersport campings and VHF channels can be found on the chart. With a scale of 2 meter per pixel the chart has a large detailed view and makes it possible to zoom in up until your home port.

Try now for 3 days free of charge

Navigation on a tablet
Navigation has never been this easy thanks to the DKW the Netherlands app. After downloading the chart files and turning on the (internal) GPS, you will immediately see your speed, course and position on the chart. By placing a navigational waypoint on the chart, the shortest route to this point will be plotted on the route network. Giving you information about the total distance to your destination and estimated time of arrival when maintaining your current speed. Discover how simple mobile navigation can be!

Important update DKW 1810 available

The Dutch Hydrographical Service has released the 2018 edition of the paper version of the DKW 1810 chart set. This new edition is available for download through the BaZ updates for the DKW 1800 series 2018 since last Friday.

The most important updates are at the Markerwadden and Medemblik. Also a new chart has been added for IJburg. On other locations changes were made to the depth image and waterway signs.

If you have a 2018 license for the DKW 1800 series you can download the updates immediately in WinGPS. When starting up WinGPS 5 (with an internet connection) the news center will start automatically and show you all available updates. If the news center doesn't start, you can start it manually via 'Help - Open news center'. In WinGPS Marine the updates will be shown during startup giving you the option to start the download.

If you don't yet have the 2018 edition of the DKW 1800 series you can purchase them in our webshop. As soon as the payment has been approved the chart set will be available in your account. The charts can than be installed using the DKW Manager for WinGPS 5 or from the chart manager in WinGPS Marine. When you have the Service Card 2018 you will receive € 20,- discount on the DKW 1800 Complete.

DKW 1810: IJsselmeer,
Markermeer & randmeren

€ 24,90

DKW 1800

€ 79,90

DKW 1800

€ 129,90