For more demanding piloting applications requiring accuracy to the centimeter as well as heave, pitch and roll monitoring, Trelleborg offers the CAT III units. This is particularly important for sensitive operations such as LNG operations, side-by-side berthing off shore and challenging locks.
The CAT III unit is based on a well thought through and proven design ensuring extreme robustness, accuracy and reliability required for such operations.
Integrated all-in-one unit ensuring exceptional reliability
Minimal set-up time
Extreme position accuracy - less than 2cm RMS
Extreme heading precision 0.01 deg
Low weight <3.8 kg incl. options and UHF link
Kalman filtering in the unit eliminates errors caused by WIFI package transfer
Heave, pitch and roll monitoring and logging (optional)
Automatic base line calculation
Flexible software choice, but we deliver dedicated pilot software for multiple platforms, including the iPad
Large range of options for data integration
GPS and Glonass L1/L2 RTK and prepared for Galileo
Several accessories for the SafePilot PPU's are available.PPU charger setClampMagnet set
For ultra-high precision (~1-3cm), relative 3D positioning and docking maneuversDocking in confined watersOffshore operationsSpecialized shipsTankersChemical carriersFPSO/FSO/FLNG/FSRUs and approaching tankers/carriers