Using the same interface throughout its range of products, the VisionMaster FT series makes it easy to upgrade from Radar to TotalWatch and proves efficient operation and minimized training.
Like all VisionMaster FT systems, TotalWatch workstations are designed to be interfaced with the optional Performance-Based Navigation suite that includes fuel management, chart downloads and corrections and ship telematics.

Standard Features

Features that come as standard with the TotalWatch workstation include:

  • Digital controlled interswitching to interface up to six transceivers and displays
  • Complete Automatic Radar Plotting Aid (ARPA) functionality
  • Automatic clutter suppression
  • Voyage Data Recorder (VDR) and Automatic Identification System (AIS) interfaces
  • Tracks up to 100 radar and AIS targets
  • Multi-layer user-created radar maps and voyage plans
  • Multi-purpose display window for user selectable information

 

Support Single Watch Keeper Bridge Requirements

The VisionMaster FT TotalWatch allows simultaneous applications to be executed on one workstation, with easy switching between them. Having multiple functions available at individual workstations provides  redundancy for manning and bridge configuration. Watchkeepers can also create a combination of workstation functions and manning configurations to suit the navigational situation.

The TotalWatch is a perfect solution for Integrated Bridge Systems which allows the operator to set easily set or change the screen to the desired mode, from ECDIS to Radar to dedicated Conning Information Display. The multi-function system of Northrop Grumman Sperry Marine enhances safety, efficiency and flexibility for users.

For more information about Northrop Grumman Sperry Marine’s VisionMaster FT TotalWatch Radar System, please contact us.