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Seaspan Princess Superior

Power Management System


Client

Seaspan Ferries

Year

Custom Solution: 2013-2014

    • Design / build of Deif power management system.  This was an upgrade from a completely manual power management system to a fully automatic system.  The new system provided fully automatic control, semi-automatic control, or manual control of the generators start / stop based on switchboard load and engine hours, synchronization, load sharing, load shedding (preferential trip), and protection.
    • Specification of product / part selection for the power management system
    • Lloyds approval of design / controls
    • AutoCAD drawings of controls / installation
    • Custom built doors / back panels for switchboard to replace original units to provide quick turnaround in dry dock refit
      • Pre-wired at McRae Electric Ltd. shop
      • Metering / instrumentation mounted on doors / panels
    • Integration of new wiring into existing switchboard
    • Programming / commissioning of Deif power management system
    • Field wiring of generators / controls / alarms
    • Integration of new alarms into existing vessel alarm system