Svanehøj launches control system for cargo offloading

Danish pump producer Svanehøj has launched its newly developed environmentally friendly Flow Control system, which automates the management of electric cargo pumps on tankers.
The launch of the newly developed software-based control system follows a profitable take a look at in collaboration with the Swedish shipping firm Furetank on the P&C tanker Fure Ven. The 18,000 DWT vessel was in-built 2019 as one of Furetank’s V-Series, a model new technology of climate-smart P&C tankers.
Svanehøj’ No obligation makes it faster, simpler, and more efficient to operate electric cargo pumps. It ensures an optimum changeover between tanks and pumps in parallel, reducing the time needed for cargo discharge by up to 20% as a outcome of the system will automatically function on the optimal responsibility point. It permits the operator to take full management of the pumps, simplifying the entire cargo discharge operation without putting in any further hardware.
Ready is among the first vessels at Furetank to have electric cargo pumps put in. The company has recorded a 25% discount in energy and fuel consumption in relation to cargo discharge operations compared to vessels within the fleet that have hydraulic pumps.

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