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Remote monitoring and energy management for Scottish hybrid ferry

The CMAL ferry is currently under construction in Glasgow The CMAL ferry is currently under construction in Glasgow Imtech Marine

Imtech Marine will be providing remote monitoring and energy management for a new hybrid ferry operated by Scotland’s Caledonian Maritime Assets Ltd (CMAL).

{mprestriction ids="1,2"}The system will monitor the ferry’s diesel-electric and lithium-ion battery hybrid propulsion system, allowing CMAL to track fuel usage in real time via an energy dashboard.

According to Imtech, the web-based solution will provide feedback to the fleet owner on current and historic performance, as well as maintenance values of the propulsion system.

The vessel, currently under construction in Glasgow, will operate off the west coast of Scotland. It is due to be delivered in April 2016, with Imtech systems ready by December of this year.{/mprestriction}

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