River Vessel Simulator Bridge at Berechja College, Netherlands

Berechja College in Urk, Netherlands has installed a Poseidon bridge simulator for training and examination of navigators on inland waterways.


The College in Urk has simulator facilities for fishery and navigation training as well as the Poseidon Pharos GMDSS simulator system.

The Inland Waterway Simulator System delivered by Poseidon includes the visual presentation of Rotterdam area river system. On a dedicated ship model of a typical river vessel the students can train navigation and traffic situations, maneuvering in varying tide and current, and familiarizing with radar effects from ships and installations in the river system.

The simulator network consists of totally four bridges and can also be used for examination purposes.