Praxis Automation Technology has recently received an order for propulsion control systems and joystick control steering systems for 12 new-build LNG fueled platform supply vessels. The ships are being built for China Oilfield Services Co Ltd (COSL) at the Wuchang Shipbuilding Heavy Industry yard and the Liaonan Shipyard in China. The contract for these 12-shipset control systems packages include design, production and installation of the equipment onboard the vessels in China. The joystick control system in this delivery package, is part of the successful Praxis Automation Dynamic Position System.
Benjamin van Dam, Commercial Director at Praxis Automation: “we are really pleased to receive this order from COSL for these 12 PSV vessels. It fits very well into our long-term cooperation with Chinese owners and shipyards, to which we have been supplying our automation and control systems for the last 20 years.