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BOSS™ STERN FORCE MEASUREMENT (SFM)

In general, all rudder movements create resistance, which automatically increases fuel consumption. BOSS™ SFM gives insight into the steering behaviour and resistance created by the rudder. It measures the rudder force acting on the vessel. The measured data is send to the SFM display, which is located in the wheelhouse, and can be transferred to the ship's navigation system.

With the real-time data of BOSS™ SFM you can improve the course of the ship by reducing rudder movements .This results in significant fuel savings and improved manoeuvrability.

It is advised to combine BOSS™ Dmc Cloud Connect (DCC) and Data Logging Function (DLF) with the SFM application to log and access the measured data. This allows to access past and present measurements at all times and at a remote location.

Specifcations

Advantages

  • Can reduce rudder movements and fuel consumption
  • Continuously measures and displays the real-time rudder force
  • All data can be logged and accessed in the cloud with BOSS™ DCC and DLF
  • Allows insight into the steering behaviour and the resistance created by the rudder

SUITABLE FOR

  • All vessels with a rudder system, both newbuild and for retrofit

Package

Steering systems

Reliable COMMANDER™ and Van der Velden® steering systems for vessels engaged in all types of maritime activity. Standardised and custom-built options.

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Rudder systems

Ultimate manoeuvrability and course-keeping performance with Van der Velden® rudder systems. Various rudder types and profiles for vessels engaged in all types of maritime activity.

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BOSS™ DCC

BOSS™ DCC allows access to past and present data of the monitored system(s).

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BOSS™ DLF

BOSS™ DLF automatically logs the measured and monitored data of other BOSS™ applications.

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The system was developed with the latest technologies and is in accordance with current and expected regulations.

SP2700 control system

SP2700 is a real-time redundant digital steering installation with a control and alarm system.

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HP7000 control system

HP7000 is a proportional hydraulic installation. This steering installation is completely independent of the electrical system.

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