Table 1. Compressed Air Operator Controls and Indicators, AMS 1, General Arrangement
(refer to figure 1)
Air Compressor Motor
This panel contains the motor controllers for the air compressors.
See figure 2 for details.
The air compressors supply compressed air to the ship's service
and starting air receivers. See figure 3 for details.
Ship's Service Air Receiver
The air receiver stores the compressed air for the ship's service use.
See figure 4 for details.
Compressed Air Gauge Panel
This panel contains air pressure gauges for the starting air and the
ship's service air receiver. See figure 5 for details.
Air Compressor Discharge
This manifold controls the direction of the discharged compressed
air from the air compressors. See figure 3 for details.
Starting Air Receivers
The starting air receivers store compressed air for starting the vessel's
main engines, auxiliary engines, and one SSDG. Refer to figure 4 for
440V Power Panel No. 4
This panel provides circuit breaker protection and 440 Vac for air
compressors 1 and 2. See figure 6 for details.
Compressed Air Piping,
This manifold contains valves and a regulator for the starting air
Manifold Forward Bulkhead
and ship's service air. See figure 7 for details.