Marine Controls

Marine Control Systems
As a qualified and experienced shipboard provider, HPI Marine offers a full range of marine gas turbine, steam turbine, and diesel engine solutions and services for main propulsion and auxiliary machinery for reliability, efficiency, and lower costs. HPI Marine provides more flexible and more competitive solutions for military and commercial marine customers than the OEM. These smart, user-friendly solutions can improve your fleet’s readiness time and enhance the reliability of tight cruise ship sailing times and mission critical systems.

HPI Marine has commissioned PLC control systems and performed mechanical repair and overhaul (MRO) services in military and commercial ships, across a broad range of turbines and engines. HPI Marine’s experience with commercial and naval vessels includes cruise ships, fleet-support ships, fast ferries, and offshore support vessels. The HPI Marine experience on these vessels includes varied propulsion, gas turbines, pump jets, and diesel electric systems.

Marine Integrated Power Management Systems (IPMS)
HPI Marine’s IPMS allows for reliable and safe control of electrical propulsion systems, and provide better diagnostic capabilities for maintenance personnel. HPI Marine leverages commercially-off-the-shelf (COTS), open-architecture software and industry-standard remote I/O outstation hardware. This system allows for better diagnostic capabilities and easier maintenance.

HPI Marine’s power management system is multi-platform, able to integrate with an HPI- or OEM-control system. This ship power management system provides reliable and safe control of electrical propulsion systems, powered by various marine ship engines.

Benefits of HPI Marine Propulsion Control System

Features Benefits
Allen-Bradley ControlLogix™, CompactLogix™, and/or Flex I/O™-based system
  • COTS, third party software system and hardware for easy-to-obtain, reliable, and low-cost spares
High-speed processors
  • High performance
Touchscreen HMI
  • Improved diagnostic capabilities
  • Additional functionality including graphics, alarm history, trending, and user configurable parameters
  • Easy modification and reconfiguration of controller set points and functionality
Standard and field-proven software methods
  • Elimination of set-point drift and periodic system calibration requirements
Enhanced reliability and improved diagnostic capabilities for onboard staff
  • Dormant failures continually monitored by the GT transducers even when the turbine is stopped. Warnings of the pre-start impending failure(s) for consistent, repeatable, and reliable start and continuous operation

Qualified Marine Company
HPI Marine is a qualified maritime company in accordance with all relevant specifications and classification society requirements. Its staff is OEM-trained marine and industrial engineers, with commercial and military ship experience, and is certified for shipboard service. View HPI Marine’s qualifications


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