Governor Control Systems Enters Sales Agreement with Servowatch
Governor Control Systems, Inc. (GCS) has entered into a sales and service agreement with UK-based Servowatch Systems Limited (SSL), covering North, Central and South America and the Caribbean. GCS is a leading solutions provider to marine and land-based power generation markets and will service and support existing SSL vessel automation and alarm monitoring systems, in addition to working with vessels and shipyards on design and installation of new and upgraded systems. GCS will sell, service and support SSL installations from its facilities in Fort Lauderdale, Norfolk, Seattle and New Orleans.
SSL designs and builds market-leading vessel automation and alarm monitoring systems, installed on super yachts, Navy vessels and passenger ferries. GCS engineers are factory-trained and are already supporting many vessels calling into ports served by GCS facilities.
GCS’ partnership with SSL signals an expansion of control solutions engineering and support to GCS markets and is part of GCS ongoing growth strategy to deliver exceptional service and market-leading solutions to its customers.
“We are very excited to enhance GCS’ long-time support of the marine market with service and technical excellence for Servowatch vessel automation and alarm monitoring solutions," said Benjamin Lozano, GCS Vice President.
“Servowatch is excited to partner with GCS to provide sales, service and support to our technologies within the commercial marine, yachting and military markets," said Wayne Ross, SSL’s CEO.
GCS offers 24/7 service and support throughout its facilities, in addition to a team of highly experienced application and service engineers to service and support Servowatch installations. GCS engineering excellence and technical expertise, together with comprehensive support ensures all vessels have access to GCS service, design expertise and equipment supply.
Founded in 1998, Governor Control Systems, Inc. is a privately held company, specializing in the design, installation, service and repair of rotating and reciprocating equipment control solutions to the marine and land-based power generation industries. Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, GCS offers a comprehensive range of solutions and products for the service, repair, and system upgrades of engine and turbine control and monitoring equipment. GCS serves its markets via a network of facilities with locations in the South East, Gulf Coast, Pacific Northwest, and Mid-Atlantic. GCS is part of the MSHS Group of companies, providing turn-key solutions for prime movers and their driven loads. www.govconsys.com
Servowatch has been a world leading provider of marine Alarm, Monitoring and Control Systems and other ships technology for more than forty years. This experience is invested within its products and software for the benefit of the customer.
Approved by all major Classification Societies, the system architecture can be applied to any type of vessel. With the capability to distribute all ship control data on dual redundant networks, the operator will be provided with the best information and decision support system available.
As undeniable experts in the field of system integration, their ServoCoreTM Alarm Monitoring System and ServoFusionTM Integrated Platform Management Systems allows Servowatch to offer scalability, flexibility and simplified new fit and upgrade opportunities.
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