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Godby Shipping completes stabiliser control software deployment

Godby Shipping of Finland reports that it has installed the Pinfabb_ECO software system, used for stabiliser control, on board the vessel Miranda.

{mprestriction ids="1,2"}The installation was carried out during a vessel dry dock, with commissioning completed when the Miranda recommenced operations in the Mediterranean.

Pinfabb, the company behind Pinfabb_ECO, says that the software can help to reduce energy consumption by ship stabilisers by up to 60 per cent compared with traditional operation, by improving the hydrodynamic performance of the ship and consequently reducing CO2 emissions.

The system is compatible with any stabiliser plant for retrofit, the company says, and offers improved stability without an effective reduction in speed.{/mprestriction}

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