SUMACS Inc (Safety Utilities for Maritime and Computer Systems) has been promoting world-class marine IT technology in the Philippines for more than two decades. The company has supplied the country’s leading maritime schools and training centres with training systems from some of the world’s most prestigious simulator manufacturers. It is currently the official local representative of STSTC (Scientitifc & Technical Simulator Training Centre) of Russia, Totem Plus of Israel and API Marine of Denmark.

Contact details:
Room 507, 5th Floor, Victoria Building
429 U.N. Avenue, Ermita, Manila
Phone: (02) 523-8619
Telefax: (02) 310-3270
Mobile: 0922-818-2022


Founded in 1971, STSTC ( Scientitifc & Technical Simulator Training Centre) develops navigation simulators from single PC training programs to full-mission systems. The company’s product line includes ARPA/Radar simulators, ECDIS, GMDSS equipment, engine room simulators, Liquid Cargo Handling simulators, real ship controls, 3D visualisation, AIS and navigational aids. STSTC navigation simulators are fully compliant with IMO resolutions and the STCW Convention.

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Israel-based Totem Plus has been developing ship automation and marine computerised applications since 1994. The company is one of the pioneers in integrating several systems into one control system, and has a considerable installation record. The vision of Totem Plus is to be on the cutting edge of technology with increasing number of modern, innovative and reliable systems.

Totem Plus “Harbinger ECDIS”: The Thinking ECDIS

The Electronic Chart Display Information System (ECDIS) developed by Totem Plus has been rightfully dubbed “The Thinking ECDIS”.


  • DST (Decision Support Tool) for Collision Avoidance was developed by Totem Plus.
  • The System suggests a possible solution to the existing situation.
  • The OOW is always in charge
  • The New Technology was integrated into Totem ECDIS.
  • DST is already in use on many ships.


API Marine International has its headquarters and factory in Aalborg, Denmark. The company was established with the aim of bringing cutting-edge measurement technology for cargo control systems into the 21st century and has brought sensors and systems with exceptional accuracy and reliability to the market.

API Marine supplies complete range of sensors in addition to Calculation and Administration Software combining integrated solutions of Smart Tank Cargo Control Automation System. The API Marine Cargo Control Systems meet all the IMO and US Coast Guard requirements for tankers.

The range of APII products covers a series of patented high precision sensors, control and monitoring systems for loading and unloading operations in tankers, gas carriers and floating docks, as well as a specialized onboard strength monitoring software.

Sensors A complete range of sensors including liquid level switches, TLA™ (Tank Level Alarm), temperature and pressure sensors.

Systems From Integrated Automation System – TSS/Control™ to Cargo Control, High Level Alarm, Watch Alarm and Ballast measurement systems – API Marine supplies wide range of high accuracy control and management solutions to the industry professionals worldwide.

Software MasterLoad™ – a specialized software package, developed by API Marine provides on-board calculation of cargo conditions and stability of the ship.