Base Software Features:

Supported PC Operating Systems: Microsoft® Windows® 10/11 (64-bit operating system)
Connection to Instruments: NMEA0183, NMEA2000 (via Actisense NGT1-USB) or Furuno NavNet Network (for Navigation Data Only)
Autopilot Output Connection (3)
Exclusive TIMEZERO Chart Engine (2D and 3D View with Seamless Chart Redraw without limited range presets)
Advanced Professional User Interface
User interface adapted to small touch screens (both software are compatible)
"Quick Action" NavData allows to configure any actions to a button
Day, Dusk and Night Mode
Worldwide Planning Charts (base map)
Worldwide 3D Database (base map)
Worldwide Tide Database
Tidal Currents for North America
Optional Western European High Resolution Tidal Current (refer to chart catalog for availability)OptionalOptional
TZ MAPS compatibility (Vector, Raster when available, detailed land information, high-resolution satellite photos and high-resolution Bathymetry)
mm3d Raster or Vector chart compatibility (from various manufacturers such as C-MAP or MapMedia)
mm3d High Resolution 3D bathy (on selected area only)Optional
Accurate mm3d High Resolution Satellite Photos for Bahamas and Europe
Exclusive TIMEZERO PhotoFusion (intelligent mix of satellite photos and nautical charts)
Depth Shading (color according to depth overlaid on the chart)
Multi-level Undo & Redo
Unlimited Track Recording (with track recall feature)
Track Line Coloring (according to SST, Speed, Depth...)
Advanced Route Planning Wizard (Route Departure Time Optimization according to Tidal Current)
Search & Rescue (SAR) route Patterns
Anti-Grounding Cone
Planning Route Safety Check
Lost Sensor Alarm
Print Route Feature
Odometer NavData (Duration, Distance, Max Speed, Average Speed)
Marks, Waypoints, Routes Boundaries, Lines, Annotations & Photos (User Objects)
Synchronization of User Objects (Local and Cloud synchronization) among compatible TIMEZERO Platforms)
Unlimited User Objects (4)
Layer and Marks Management (including presets allowing customer to create “group” of layers)
Advanced Events Management
Event NavData allows to quickly drop event with the mouse
Loran C & Decca grid
Worldwide Place Name Search
POIs: Import your own Photos ("My Pictures") with Automatic Geolocation
POIs: ActiveCaptain (Interactive Cruising Guidebook)
Weather Data Service (Rain, Cloud, Air Temperature, Wind, Waves, Oceanic Currents, Pressure)
Ocean Data Service (Sea Surface Temperature, Plankton, Altimetry, etc.)
Ocean-O Premium Data Service (Higher Resolution, Multi-Layer Data and Custom Filters)Optional
Weather Forecast, Tides and Currents Animation
Alarms (Anchor Alarm, CPA/TCPA Alarm, Depth Alarm, and more…)
Alarm Zone NavData (know at any time the closest alarm zone)
Own Ship and Targets (AIS and ARPA) Alarm Zones
AIS Fishing Mode
AIS and MARPA Target Display (with targets list)
AIS and MARPA Graphic CPA
Target Track Recording
AutomaticTarget Trail
Advanced AIS Management (Target Activation)
AIS MKD allowing to set Voyage Data and Navigational Status (Moored, Navigation…)
AIS messages can be sent and received (addressed “normal” and “safety” messages)
AIS Marine Traffic compatibility (Global AIS feed through an Internet connection)
Digital Selective Calling (DSC) and Man Over Board (MOB)
TRIPS feature
Fleet Tracking ("PosRep" files support)
Fishing Buoys
Dual or Triple monitors extended mode
Fuel Management (Fuel Range Ring, Route Warning, Distance to Empty, Time to Empty)

Modules available as options:

TZ NavigatorTZ Professional

TZ Radar Module (with Furuno Ethernet Radar) includes:

  • DRS and FAR Radar network connection (view and control the radar)
  • Shared Charts Licensing with NavNet MFDs
  • User Objects and Active Route Synchronization with NavNet TZtouch2 (v7)
  • Full Screen Radar Work Space and Chart Radar Overlay
  • Local ARPA Algorithm with Automatic ARPA acquisition (guard zone)
  • New Smart Radar Mode

TZ Sounder Module (with Furuno Ethernet Sounder) includes:

  • Sounder network connection (view and control the sounder)
  • Full Screen Sounder Work Space with echogram history
  • New Sounder Navdata

TZ Routing Module includes:

  • Routing according to wind, waves and currents
  • Isochrones with SailSet overlay
  • Routing calculation automatically avoiding the coastline and shallow water (possibility to set the depth limit)
  • Dual Route calculation sail/motor (depending on the wind and theorical speed limit)
  • Expected wind conditions display along the track
  • Alternate routing
  • Routing Detail (List)
  • Routing and Weather Animation
  • Laylines (requires wind sensor)
  • Polar workspace : to display and modify Wind and SailSet Polar files
  • Polar % modification
  • Adjusting Weather files
  • Routing variability calculation and display

TZ PBG Module includes:

  • Fishing WorkSpace allowing to customize depth shading and contour lines
  • 3D WorkSpace
  • Custom Depth Shading (user selectable colors according to depth)
  • Profile Window on Divider and Tracks
  • Custom Contour Lines

TZ WASSP Multi-Beam Module (5)

  • Connect to WASSP G1 or WASSP G2 or WASSP G2 survey or WASSP G3
  • Record depth and backscatter data
  • Navigation data (not available with WASSP G1)
  • Display various sonar screens such as Section, Multi-Sounder, Side Scan or Water Column (only available with WASSP G3)

TZ DFF3D Module (5)

  • Connect to DFF3D multibeam sounder
  • Display various sonar screens such as Section, Multi-Sounder, Side Scan or Water Column

TZ Trawl Positioning Module

  • Connect to Marport Trawl Positioning system (single net system with 2 doors)
  • Display the net in 2D or 3D directly on the chart
  • Display Doors trail and Doors COG predictor

TZ Bottom Hardness Module (5)


Record (via NMEA0183) the Bottom Hardness output by:

  • Furuno FCV295 and FCV1150 ($PFEC,SDbh sentence)
  • Simrad ES70 and ES80 ($PSIMDHB sentence)
  • Koden CVS-FX series ($PKODS sentence)
  • Hondex HE-7300 Di and HE-1500 Di ($PHDX sentence)
  • JRC JFC-130 series ($PJRCS sentence)
  • Seascan ($PSAP sentence)

TZ Camera Module includes:

  • AXIS IP Cameras and Video Converter Support (Control and Tracking)
  • FLIR Thermal Camera Integration (M-Series Control and Tracking)
  • Generic Fixed H264 Network Camera (video only, no Control nor Tracking)
  • Augmented Reality
  • ONVIF Camera (specific ONVIF Protocol Requirement must be supported)

TZ Host Output Module includes:

  • Self-Managed with TZ Host (Internet or private WAN can be used)
  • Support Camera and Radar control (in addition to Position, Depth and Wind)
  • Designed for “permanent” connection (no “Store & Forward” in case connection to the TZ Host is cut)
  • User Objects and Text messages can be sent via TZ Cloud

TZ S57 / S63 charts Module


Import S57 Charts (NOAA ENC)

TZ VDR (Voyage Data Recorder) Module



  • (1) - TZ Navigator can be installed on two computers
  • (2) - TZ Professional can only be installed on one computer
  • (3) - Connection to the Pilot can be done using NMEA0183 (via a Serial COM Port) or using NMEA2000 (via Actisense NGT1-USB Gateway)
  • (4) - TZ Navigator restricted to 30,000 marks, 200 routes (of 500 waypoints each) and 100 boundaries
  • (5) - You must have the PBG Module first, in order to be able to acquire the WASSP or DFF3D or Bottom Hardness module.