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C&A Electric wins a contract to supply “Thruster Package System” to 3 Shuttle Tanker vessels.

2020-09-03 04:37
C&A Electric, a drive solution system integrator, won the contract to supply “Thruster VFD Drive System Total Package” to 3 vessels of AET’s Shuttle Tanker being built by Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI).

Founded in 1992, C&A Electric is providing system packages and products associated with converters and inverters. Backed by its years of operation, the company has large number of  references in different industries and accumulated experience in engineering and commissioning. For an example, the company has references of Korean highspeed railway, subway stations, factories of different products, and different shipyards.

As the leading Marine Drive System Engineering Integrator in Korea, C&A Electric has over 300 vessel references with DSME (Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering), SHI (Samsung Heavy Industries), HHI (Hyundai Heavy Industries), HMD (Hyundai-Mipo Dockyard) and more.

C&A Electric is the only Korean System Integrator to supply thruster package systems to shuttle tanker vessels. The company already supplied thruster package systems to 1 chevron vessel and 2 AET vessels successfully in the past.

C&A Electric’s Thruster Package is a total package system which includes designing of the system including Variable Frequency Drives, Drive Interface Panel, Transformer, system engineering and commissioning. Thruster is installed at bow and stern of the vessel, and allows more precise steering with less power than the main propulsion.

The spokesperson of C&A Electric said “In last year, C&A Electric announced its Shaft Generator Motor System localization project in MOU with DSME. It also won a contract to supply the Shaft Generator Motor System to Maran LNGC, and AVANCE LPGC vessels” and added “C&A Electric will continue to put its best effort in research and development to develop more localization projects successfully.”

As The Marine System Integrator industry is filled with foreign companies, A native korean company’s results are interesting addition to the industry.
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