ICS Electronics UK, established in 1982, specializes in the provision of marine electronics solutions both on shore and at sea. Its systems are primarily aimed at safety related requirements like (Global Maritime Distress and Safety System) and NAVTEX receivers for Leisure and commercial applications. Its shore-based communication system is fully integrated, handling incident management, search planning, surveillance, monitoring and identification, supplied to many of the major SAR (Search And Rescue) organisations and national agencies with the responsibility for Marine Rescue Co-ordination. ICS frequent contributes at international meetings of the IMO, ETSI, IEC, ITU, IALA, influential in the drafting of many new standards and specifications. ICS is often consulted by national agencies and administrations for guidance on marine communication issues.