Steering Systems

Arklow Shipping Embraces 'Paperless' Navigation with Electronic Charting Systems from Northrop Grumman

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., June 21, 2006 -- Arklow Shipping has placed orders with Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) to supply integrated bridge systems (IBSs), featuring a new paperless navigation capability, for six new ships to be built in Spain. The IBSs, built by the company's Sperry Marine business unit, will include dual electronic chart display and information systems (ECDIS) with...

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Northrop Grumman Supplies Electronic Navigation and Communication System for One of the World's Largest Cruise Ships

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., June 5, 2006 -- Freedom of the Seas - Royal Caribbean's newest and biggest passenger cruise ship, which enters regular service this month - has been equipped with an advanced, state-of-the-art suite of navigation and communication electronics by Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC). At 160,000 gross tons and carrying more than 3,600 passengers and 1,400 crew, Freedom of...

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Fairchild Semiconductor to Deliver Solutions for Optimizing System Power in Automotive Applications at Convergence 2006

South Portland, Maine--September 19, 2006--Fairchild Semiconductor (NYSE: FCS), the leading global supplier of products that optimize system power, will demonstrate its leadership position in ignition system products and other solutions for automotive applications at Convergence 2006, being held in Detroit, Michigan, October 16-18. Fairchild's conference exhibit will emphasize its continued...

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TRW Showcases Integrated Steering and Braking Systems to Deliver Improved Vehicle Dynamic Control and Braking Performance

PARIS, June 15 / - TRW Automotive Holdings Corp. (NYSE:TRW) today highlighted further systems integration success, demonstrating the integration of TRW's Electrically Powered Steering (EPS) and Electronic Stability Control (ESC) systems to enable an enhanced level of vehicle control and assist drivers across a range of driving conditions. The integration of the braking and steering system can...

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Power Steering System features CANOpen interface.

Power Steering System features CANOpen interface.

Consisting of permanent magnet ac motor with integrated speed reducer and ac drive with I/O interface, Advanced Power Steering System covers variety of vehicle applications including Class 1, 2, and 3 lift trucks. I/O interface facilitates direct connection of most steering sensors, while stand-alone mode allows direct connection of steering encoders. Offered in 4 power ranges with 3 gear ratios,...

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Autopilot System works with Mercury Verado outboard engines.

SmartPilot System Pack provides optional wireless controls, NMEA or SeaTalk input for GPS waypoint navigation, intelligent software for optimal steering control, and compass heading output for support of MARPA and radar/chartplotter overlay on multifunction displays. Advanced Steering Technology keeps razor-sharp course, enables smooth controlled turns, intelligently monitors pitch and roll of...

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Direct Drive Steering System replaces hydraulic systems.

Rated to IP67, intelligent electric DDS System utilizes linear actuator to provide max stroke of 6.3 in. at up to 2.95 ips at nominal force, with max force to 3,147 lb. Linear shaft is rated for total travel of more than 372 miles, or up to 1.6 million full stroke cycles. Configurable ac drive facilitates adjustment of performance parameters, and when used in conjunction with electric track...

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Wireless Controller aids in power boat navigation.

Suited for power boats up to 25 ft with SeaStar-type outboard hydraulic steering, SmartPilot S1000 features NMEA or SeaTalk input for GPS guidance and ability to troll at reduced speeds. Unit, controlled by wireless remote, lets anglers select to steer in straight line or to waypoint. Controller has ability to provide intelligent rate of turn relative to boat speed and provides 4 programmed...

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Wireless Controllers offer captains flexible boat control.

With range of up to 32 ft from base station, SmartController and S100 wireless remote controllers let users monitor vital information and maintain control of boat. SmartController includes instrument repeater and can be programmed with up to 8 user-defined pages that allow 1, 2, or 4 lines of text in addition to graphics. With 30 ft range, S100 offers similar features and incorporates 24 x 127...

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