MULTIPLEXED INFORMATION AND CONTROL SYSTEM FOR AN MSV: CONFIGURATION, INSTALLATION, AND OPERATION

The paper describes a distributed-processor system for centralized monitoring, alarming, and control of the machinery plant of the MSV Tharos, a new multiservice vessel operating in the North Sea. The system architecture is unique in vessel control applications in that it uses multiple microprocessors located throughout the vessel and interconnected by a serial data link.

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  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: p. 181-189

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00331699
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Report/Paper Numbers: OTC 3756 Conf Paper
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 21 1981 12:00AM