Tag: <span>Dynamic Positioning</span>

Thrusterleader selects Reygar for survey vessel dynamic positioning systems
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Thrusterleader selects Reygar for survey vessel dynamic positioning systems

Shanghai-based supplier of marine propulsion systems, Thrusterleader, has selected Reygar’s StemTIDE dynamic positioning control system for a second survey vessel. In challenging maritime conditions, an advanced dynamic positioning system paired with a reliable propulsion system is of critical importance to achieving maximum operational efficiency and safety, particularly for survey vessels which must maintain their position...

Østensjø Rederi upgrades vessels with Wärtsilä Hybrid solution
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Østensjø Rederi upgrades vessels with Wärtsilä Hybrid solution

Two offshore construction vessels owned by Norwegian operator Østensjø Rederi will be retrofitted with the Wärtsilä Hybrid Upgrade solution to improve fuel efficiency and reduce emissions. The upgrading project will allow less use of the ships’ engines with correspondingly lower levels of exhaust emissions while operating in dynamic positioning (DP) mode, and will also lower...

Topaz Marine adds Wärtsilä targetless DP sensor to fleet
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Topaz Marine adds Wärtsilä targetless DP sensor to fleet

Topaz Energy and Marine has completed trials of the first ‘targetless’ dynamic positioning (DP) laser sensor by Wärtsilä, designed to improve safety and operational uptime. SceneScan, which was developed by the Wärtsilä company Guidance Marine, is a high-accuracy rotating laser sensor that requires no reflector target. It provides positional information to allow automated approach and/or...