Navis introduces NavDP 4000 Series DP systemEquipment & Technology // December 12, 2008
DP specialist Navis has released preliminary details of the new NavDP 4000 Series DP system, which it says combine the best qualities of an earlier system, the Navis IVCS Series, with the latest achievements in technology and recent design ideas gained from user feedback, recent Class rules changes and market trends.
"The Navis NavDP4000 series system is fully flexible in configuration and can be supplied as a stand-alone or integrated solution tailored to the specific needs of every customer," said Navis in a statement.
"For retrofit and new buildings, offshore supply and survey vessels, mega-yachts, ro-ro ferries and cruising ships – we always find the optimal solution to ensure the best results in any given situation."
"The modular architecture of the Navis NavDP 4000 Series allows for integration with various types of propulsion/thruster and power management systems. The sensors and reference system are selected according to the class rules and vessel mission."
Typical applications for the Navis NavDP 4000 series include:
• Offshore supply vessels
• Anchor handling tugs
• Oil and Gas shuttle tankers
• Cruise ships and mega-yachts
• Hydrographic survey vessels
• Buoy tenders
• Cable layers