Kelvin Hughes Voyage Data Recorder (VDR)

The next generation Kelvin Hughes VDR has been designed with a combination of a new real-time data display, increased storage capacity and replay software functionality, allowing the customer to review incidents. VDRs enable investigators to review procedures and actions taken in the moments before an incident, to assist in identifying the cause.
The new VDR is compliant to the latest performance standards and technical requirements, as defined in MSC.333(90) and IEC 61996-1 Ed. 2. The system offers Kelvin Hughes customers a cost-effective solution to future proof their vessels.

CONTROL A high resolution touch screen display with ‘On Demand’ system performance test Ethernet Interface for Data Collection and VESA mounting option (8″ or 9.7″ displays available) SYSTEM MONITOR Continuous and manual health checking of the system displayed using a traffic light system for simple fault diagnosis.

‘Audio Scan’ and ‘Jump to Incident’ functions, providing intuitive data review by ship’s Officers, Engineers, and incident investigators.
Straight forward data download processes, using a laptop or office PC, connected to the Ethernet port on the touch screen display.

Allows for simple Retrofit to existing Kelvin Hughes VDR installations, using cabling from previous VDR/S-VDR systems to be incorporated, removing the requirement for new cable runs.
The new, larger, cable management system accommodates bulky VGA connectors and thick power cable to pass into the main unit along with the smaller data cables.

Designed with a high-performance main processor using Solid State technology, combining reliable performance with superior user experience.
Available in both S-VDR and VDR.
Exceeding MSC.333(90) regulations, Kelvin Hughes VDR is designed as a ‘Fit and Forget’ system.