Paper Charts
& Publications

CAIM is the official international distributor for nautical charts issued by the following Hydrographic Offices:

• United Kingdom Hydrographic Office
• Italian Hydrographic Office
• DMA Hydrographic Office

Our stock has worldwide coverage, and our professionally skilled Chart Correction Department keeps it fully up-to-date in accordance with the weekly Notice to Mariners information. Charts are always available and ready for dispatch with our POD (Print On Demand) service.

Furthermore, we carry stocks of corrected US, Australian & New Zealand Charts, and we can supply charts from any other Hydrographic Office. 
Additionally, we offer a wide range of services for the maintenance of paper charts for the following categories:

• Thematic Charts
• Routeing Charts
• Leisure Folios



CAIM has a wide range of “ready-in-stock” paper publications from various International Institutional suppliers.

They include worldwide coverage of British Admiralty Publications:

Sailing Directions
• Radio Signals
• List of Lights
• Tide/Current Tables
• Admiralty Collection

• Distance Tables
• Admiralty Astronomical Almanacs
• IMO publications (conventions, recommandations, codes, etc.)

CAIM is the Sole Appointed Agent for all R.I.N.A. Publications.

Top service for management of Admiralty Publications is the ‘CAIM Binder Service’. This system allows the mariners to reduce the burden of work that the manual correction of the Admiralty List of Lights and List of Radio Signals brings. The service supplies weekly replacement pages for the publications that are initially supplied in binder format. The replacement pages are supplied as brand-new corrected pages already perforated to fit into the binder.



Technical Publications

CAIM offers most comprehensive range of specialist marine training, reference, and regulatory resources in the industry, as well as the best books and pubblications. CAIM is appointed as the official distributor for all standard publications from the following prestigious publishers:



Initial Supply

CAIM can provide your new built with a tailored library of nautical charts and publications to ensure that your vessel is in full compliance for inspection purposes.

Based on the following information:

• Ship Type
• Flag State
• Company Safety Management Procedures as required by ISM
• Trading routes

We provide the new built vessel with the initial stock of up-to-date supplies along with a customized correction log, presented in our binder format for monitoring new editions and ISM compliance.

Transit Folios

CAIM can offer for a number of new buildings a separate transit folio, which can be used by the vessel to transit from the shipyard to its assigned trading area. The same transit folio will be maintained until required by subsequent units.

Electronic Charts and Digital Publications

Our digital department of qualified professionals can assist you 24/7 making the right choice of electronic charts to safely transition the crew to the e-Navigation era by minimizing paper charts. In addition, we also provide and administer digital publications produced by the United Kingdom Hydrographic Office and the International Maritime Organization.