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CWind to add Planned Maintenance Systems

The PMS is linked with a remote monitoring system The PMS is linked with a remote monitoring system

UK based AST Marine Sciences has agreed a contract to install its AST-Planned Maintenance System software on board the CWind fleet of vessels.

{mprestriction ids="1,2"}“CWind is pleased to confirm we are working with AST in implementing a new vessel planned maintenance system  (PMS) specifically tailored for the CWind fleet to improve productivity and efficiency,” said David Butt, technical support coordinator at CWind.

“Initial pilots have been successful and CWind will be implementing the AST-Planned Maintenance System in a staged programme to the rest of the fleet, initially starting with our four new vessels currently in build.”

In addition to the planned maintenance system, CWind says it has also implemented AST’s new Intelligent Remote Asset Monitoring System (IRAMS) solution on two vessels. Combined, the software systems will be able to automatically populate engine management data directly into the PMS, while providing near real time updates on status to shore side offices.

“CWind’s relentless push to improve their vessel operational efficiency through embracing new technology has assisted AST enormously in tailoring this new iRAMS and integrated PMS solution,” said Michael Montgomery, business development manager at AST Marine Sciences.

“CWind is now able to offer their clients the benefits of increased efficiency gains from automation, predictive and planned vessel maintenance.”{/mprestriction}

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