About IALA

ARM (Aids to Navigation Requirements and Management)

Committee Chair: Phil Day (Northern Lighthouse Board), Vice Chair: Dave Lewald (US Coast Guard)

The Committee work is organised according to 4 Technical Domains, as follows.

Technical domain No. 1 – AtoN Planning and Service Requirements
Work domains:

  • Obligations and regulatory compliance
  • Levels of service objectives
  • Risk Management
  • Quality management
  • AtoN Planning
  • Virtual marking

Technical domain No. 2 – Information Services
Work domains:

  • Management of Maritime Service (Portfolios), and management of S-200 and its terminology, symbology, and portrayal

Technical domain No. 3 – Training and Certification

  • Training and Certification

Technical domain No. 4 – Capacity Building