Integrated Digital System From WinGD
By Jack Burke25 January 2018
Winterthur Gas & Diesel (WinGD) has launched what it calls a new comprehensive, integrated system for creating value from engine and ship data.
WinGD Integrated Digital Expert (WiDE) is designed to allow the collection and analysis of ship and machinery data to proactively predict engine component malfunctions and offer support through live troubleshooting and diagnostic advice to the crew, the company said. This is done without the need of installing additional sensors.
WiDE is based on the data collection monitoring (DCM) unit for collecting and visualizing the engine and ship data, as well as the engine diagnostic system (EDS) software. It analyses the data and creates value and insight. These capabilities are integrated into a user-friendly,onboard system comprising state-of-the-art hardware, expert software and efficient data analytics techniques, the company said.