Mooringload Monitoring System (MLMS)
Glen hooks provide load read out with continuous remote load recording, This allows the shore facility to warn the vessel crew when high mooring line loads are being experienced. It design to provide continuous, automatic monitoring and recording of the mooring line loads applied at each hook. The system shall include all equipment, power and control cables, amplfiers, junction boxes, power supplies, electronic data processing equipment etc. As required to monitor the line loads and transmit the data back to the Shore Control Centre.
GLEN MLMS accuracy and safety
- Load Measuring Pins
Each mooring hook equip with load measuring pin installed into the hook at the place of horizontal hook pin. Each load measuring pin calibrated up to the proof load during the hook load-test.
Load measuring pins have the minimum specifications
Criteria Design value Proof Load Min150% of hook safe working load Accuracy +/-2% of the full load IP rating IP67 Output M V/V Source Voltage 6V
All Load pins ATEX certified for use in Zone 1 Hazardous Areas.
Audible and visual alarm functions shall be provided in the shore Control Centre and at each mooring hook installation to warn of high line loads and imbalance between mooring lines
- Central Computer system
All MLMS data and alarms shown on a central computer system located in the Shore Control Centre and running Integrated Mooring System software.