Marine link
 

Staying In Control

Prime Mover Controls (PMC) is a designer and manufacturer of marine propulsion control systems and equipment. PMC manufactures a variety of marine components, as well as provides system integration for complete propulsion control systems.

Based in Burnaby, BC, Canada and employing 25, the company offers a wide range of products and services including: Azimuth control heads and indicator systems for 3602 rotating thrusters; Bow & stern thruster controls; Clutch controls, propeller pitch controls, shaft brakes; Control consoles, graphics and mimics; Diesel engine propulsion controls; Distributed control and monitoring systems; Engine and shaft tachometer indicator systems; Instrumentation packages for propulsion machinery; Integrated machinery alarm and control systems; Lever and push button engine order telegraphs; Machinery alarms, horns, beacons, sensors, repeaters and watch keeping systems; Manual & automatic load control and load sharing; Navigation light control panels; Propulsion control systems, CP prop or FP prop, electric or pneumatic; Servo actuated control lever line-up systems (electric shafts); Station transfer systems; Tank level monitoring systems; and Winch controls. PMC is currently seeing its business expand, particularly in and among large U.S. shipbuilders. Historically, the company has had strong direct sales to vessel owners and propulsion machinery manufacturers alike.

PMC's latest product introductions are a 144 mm DIN size Push Button Engine Order Telegraph and an Integrated Machinery Alarm and Control System (IMACS).

The company believes that ongoing R&D is tantamount to its future success, and it continues to expend significant funds to research new products and engineered solutions.




Pod Propulsion History

ABB Propulsion Package Chosen To Drive World's Largest Cruise Ship
Cenac Repowers Pushboats With Lugger
Converted Tanker Uikku Delivered By Kvaerner Masa's Helsinki New Shipyard
Diesel-Electric Icebreaker, Rothelstein, Launched At Kvaerner's Helsinki Yard
EMD
Fast Ferry Business Seeming At Bazan
Ferry Contract Dispute Settled By Legislature
Ferry Contract Dispute Settled By Legislature
First ARPA Awards Announced
Gards Inc/s New Gearless Drive: Low Noise With Gear-Like Flexibility
GE Aims To Be Single Source Supplier
Geared for success
Hi-tech RoRos boast green image
Holler Signs Contract With Hvide And Aker
Hull Completed On Showboat Branson Belle Louisiana License
Kvaerner Unveils New Double Hull Arctic Tanker
MAN B&W Offers Presentation Brochure On Alpha Propulsion Systems
MTU Power On lato Fast Ferry Market
Northrop Grumman Readies New Gas Turbine For Market
Orders & Innovation Drive Propulsion Gear Manufacturers
Peterson Builders Heads Development Of New Urban Commuter Ferry
PROPULSION UPDATE New Generation Of Propulsors Chosen For New Ferries
Raytheon Wins $ 7 4 Million Navy/Air Force Contract For Combat Ik-aining System
Research Breakthrough: New Streamers Successfully Debuted In Gulf Of Mexice
SCANDINAVIA...The Ferry Business Proving Ground
Siemens, Schottel Team For Podded Drive Product
Trinity Delivers Anchor-Handling/Tug Supply Boat
TRINITY DELIVERS POCAHONTAS, PASSENGER/VEHICLE FERRY, TO VIRGINIA
Trinity Delivers Second Cycloidal Tractor Tug; Launches Casino Boat
Wartsila Engine Unveiling: A New Contender In Hie 320-mm Bore Stakes
 
rss feeds | archive | privacy | history | articles | contributors | top news | contact us | about us | copyright