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Steering Gear Refit Project: M.V. Fairweather

After 30-50 years of service, even well-built steering systems usually require refit or upgrade. This is particularly true of control systems due to rapid improvement in control and monitoring. With over 70 years of experience in design and manufacture as well as extensive knowledge of different makes of steering, Autonav is in an ideal position to provide cost effective and reliable upgrades without the need to replace the complete system. With this knowledge and experience, Autonav can evaluate which part can be retained, which part needs to be repaired, and which parts needs replacement. A typical example is recent refit of 231 feet length (70.4 meter) National Oceanic and Atmospheric Adm