The Dutch Thrustleader Marine Propulsion dual joystick bow thruster control system is touch panel operated. With two joysticks in one panel, the bow- and stern thrusters are easier to operate and you save space on the bridge console.
The integrated PLC can be configured according the different software programs available. The system is designed to make the operation of the thruster simple and intuitive.
The control system is designed with software for use with all brand frequency converters and hydraulic driven bow thruster systems. A canopen or profinet protocol can be used.
-Ergonomic proportional joysticks
-All classification applicable alarms are standard.
-Wing panels communicate via a computer network.
-Oil level alarm can be switched on and off for system shut off (extra safety)
-A Shaft brake system is build in.
-A Power management interface is available.
-Dynamice positioning and AutoPilot interfaces are available
-Hydraulic pressure, hydraulic oil temperature and hydraulic oil level alarms are available