Meyer Werft of Papenburg, Germany has selected Metso DNA for the Integrated Alarm, Monitoring & Control System (IAMCS) to Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd’s new generation of cruise ships. The contract is for three vessels of 167.000 GRT with a capacity for 4180 passengers. Ship automation systems based on Metso technology have a long history.
Ship automation systems started in the early 80’s with Damatic Classic and has developed through to today’s Metso DNA.
The first delivery of an automation system based on Metso technology to a ship was in 1983 and up until today several hundred ships have been equipped with Metso’s automation system.