Gyrocompass (Surface and Subsea)

Marine navigation systems
highly accurate performance with low cost of ownership


The Meridian gyrocompass product range is suitable for the ever-changing needs of a modern integrated bridge system. This includes highly accurate performance wit low cost of ownership and system flexibility. Due to the Meridian’s small size and fast settle time of less that 45 minutes, there are no limits to the type of vessel for which it is suitable.

The Meridian gyrocompass can be installed as a stand-alone unit or, together with any of the TSS range of repeaters and ancillaries; it becomes a single, dual or triple gyro system. The Meridian can also be used as a retrofit unit.

For simple installation the Meridian offers a large array of digital and analogue outputs plus easy to set-up and self-test modes that are activated via the control unit. The versatility and flexibility of the Meridian can be clearly demonstrated with the remote control unit option which gives freedom to install the main units in the most convenient location whilst installing the remote control unit where it can be seen and regularly used.

Unlike other marine navigation gyrocompasses available, the Meridian has a maintenance-free dry element with a meantime between failures of more that 30,000 hours; maintenance or servicing costs.