COMPASS TUG DESIGN USING AZIMUTH CONTROLLABLE PITCH PROPELLERS AND INTEGRATED MANEUVERING SYSTEM

The paper describes the engine room- and towing arrangement, the compass thruster which is capable of rotating through 360 degrees with nozzle and cp-propeller, the remote control system developed by "Helitron" and the "Poscon" integrated manoeuvring system. The hydraulic pitch control system and piping diagram for the steering gear are illustrated. Order from NSFI as No. 19477.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • From the Sixth International Tug Convention, Hamburg, 20-23 March 1979.
  • Corporate Authors:

    International Tug Convention

    Hamburg,   Germany 
  • Authors:
    • Anderson, T
  • Publication Date: 1979

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  • Accession Number: 00316447
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Ship Research Institute of Norway
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Proceeding
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 8 1980 12:00AM