The paper presents a brief history of engine room monitoring systems and their evolution to today's Safety Watch Systems. A survey of the various types of systems available in the market place is presented, followed by a discussion of current techniques used to protect diesel engines. A potential user is briefed on what to look for before selecting a system for his vessel and given a glimpse into future needs and trends.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Presented at the Great Lakes & Great Rivers Section Meeting of SNAME.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers

    601 Pavonia Avenue
    Jersey City, NJ  United States  07306-2907
  • Authors:
    • Sullivan, G E
  • Publication Date: 1973-10-11

Media Info

  • Pagination: 20 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00053905
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 7 1974 12:00AM