LCS Replacement on MV Insular
Just before Christmas MSA-Service Noord BV received an order for the delivery of an Engine Control System (ECS) for the replacement of a Local Control System(LCS) on a 9 cylinder Wärtsilä 38A engine on board of the MV “Insular”.
The scope of the project was:
The prerequisites were.
The installation and commissioning was done by MSA-service in Lisbon. The retrofit was planned at the end of the engine overhaul, so it was possible to test run the engine at the end of the commissioning. The installation and commissioning of the system ended on the 29th of January 2019 with an on-site approval of the Bureau Veritas surveyor. The whole project, from assignment to sea trial, took only 4.5 weeks.