Retrofit Solutions

Refit Solution for MTU Blueline MCS-5


Our Refit solution for the MTU Blueline Monitoring and Control System

Do you have a MTU Blueline MCS-5 control system onboard and is it outdated? And do you think about modernizing your old system? You don't need to look any further for a cost-effective solution.

Here is the optimal solution for you: We offer you a complete refit package for your Blueline control: from the remote control system (RCS), engine control and monitoring system (MCS) to sensors, carried out by our experienced partners or by a certified MTU service partner on request – simple, fast and cost-effective. Curious? Then convince yourself of our references on LinkedIn, under #frisia2.

© AG Reederei Norden-Frisia – Frisia 2 at sea

Your solution in 3 steps – it’s so easy!

Step 1:

Contact us and send an email at or get in touch via phone under +49 911 3201 220. We get an overview of the current status on board and make you a non-binding offer.

Step 2:

We get started: Adaption und project planning of our refit solution, coordination with you, your requirements and preferences and class approval of the system. And our partners get ready for installation and commissioning.

Schritt 3:

Now it is the turn of our competent local partners. We work with specialists who have experience with our systems in order to offer you the fastest and best possible service – of course also with a certified MTU service partner if you wish.

© AG Reederei Norden-Frisia – Frisia 2 on board

Our refit solution offers you the following functions

Engine monitoring and control functions and features

  • Engine start/stop (local / remote)
  • Engine safety system for emergency and automatic stop
  • Engine monitoring
  • Touchscreen with intuitive user interface for engine monitoring and settings
  • Local control panel for engine start/stop

Remote control system functions and features

  • Engine speed control
  • Clutch control
  • Propeller Pitch Control
  • Shaft Speed Measuring System

Your advantages

  • Reduce downtimes and repair costs
  • Benefit from new and reliable components
  • Simple replacement of old components (Plug & Play)
  • Modern and intuitive touchscreen displays
  • Proven Propulsion Control System NORISTAR with timeless and modern Design
  • Long spare parts availability

Unser Service

  • Dismounting your old system
  • Installation of new components
  • New wiring, if necessary
  • Managing class approval
  • Training for your crew onboard
  • Quick and uncomplicated support & service
  • Comprehensive project documentation


Frisia 2_System class approval

Frisia 2_RCS Hardware Assembling

Frisia 2_RCS Central Control Unit

Frisia 2_RCS Central Control Unit in action

Frisia 2_RCS Central Control Unit_opened

Frisia 2_Engine Monitoring LOPs

Frisia 2_Remote Control System Bridge