Marine Electrotechnology Equipment and Principles

Marine engineers need to know not only about their mechanical stuff, but should be well versant with several related technologies including electrotechnology equipment and their principles of operation. This is so because in the modern days, [...]
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Ship Auxiliary Systems: Main Switchboard

Ships are self contained units floating at sea and hence there needs to be a source of power generation, more than one infact, as well as an emergency backup apart from the main power system. The alternators connected to the diesel generators [...]
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Maritime Links to Software

Many people don’t realize that today most machinery is linked in some way or another to computer software of some kind or another; maritime links to software are responsible for many important improvements made on marine vessels in the past [...]