A set up of mounted strain gauges on rotating shaft along with wireless signal transmission device gives strain, torque and power. Power and torque measurement provides you with precise information on propeller efficiency in relation to the energy consumed. The ship’s management can decide to maintain or increase the speed while saving significant amounts of fuel, reducing CO2 and NOX output levels.
It measures torque and power transferred from the main engines to the propellers. Comparison between power output and fuel consumption gives valuable information necessary to avoid over-stressing the engine.