AUTOMATIC MONITORING AND ALARM SYSTEMS--A LABOUR SAVING DEVICE

The ISIS (Integrated Ships' Instrumentation System) series produced by Racal Marine Electronics is described, as being representative of the numerous automatic monitoring and alarm systems now available to shipowners and operators from a variety of manufacturers. The capabilities of the system can encompass: logging of oil flow, pressure and temperature gages in the engine room; warning of conditions exceeding or falling below set limits for safety, efficiency and operational economy; fully automatic shutdown and startup for main and auxiliary machinery and bilge and ballast valves and pumps; measurement of tank levels; and maintenance of fuel consumption at an economic level. Like most of the systems available, ISIS consists of standard units and modules that can be assembled into various configurations having different levels of capability.

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  • Accession Number: 00656710
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Maritime Technical Information Facility
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 21 1994 12:00AM