High Voltage Switchgear

KONGSBERG deliver digital switchgear and controlgear specifically for the harsh conditions of the marine market. The KONGSBERG High Voltage Switchgear provide the operator with the highest level of operational safety and availability.

Power Management System (PMS), Energy Management System (EMS) and Vessel Performance System (VPS) integrated in KONGSBERG K-Chef IAS can be included in the digital switchboard - providing less interface engineering and cabling for the Yard. This enables testing prior to installation onboard and thus reduced commissioning time. New features and design according to IEC enhance the usability and safety for the operator.


Our switchgear uses internationally recognized world class brands for
electrical components, which ensures stable quality and availability
during the lifetime of the installation. Our marine switchgear is carefully
assembled, inspected and tested to ensure customer satisfaction.

Operational efficiency through the Digital layer

The protection functions are seamless integrated with measurement and PMS functions through the digital layer. It will make building, commissionning and energy operation more efficiency.

Compact and space saving design with cable entry from bottom, front-access or access from front and rear. Maintenance-free busbar is standard.

  • Generators and consumers are protected by fully integrated KONGSBERG LSP protection and synchronization unit. The unit are seamlessly integrated to PMS and EMS embedded in K-Chief IAS, thus reducing time used for engineering, installation and commissioning.
  • The main electrical components are of the latest type and configuration
    from internationally recognized name brands verified according to IEC 60533 Electrical and electronic installations in vessel – Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC), which ensures stable quality and simple maintenance during the lifetime of the vessel.
  • Fully compliant with Classification Society Rules.
  • Suitable for newbuild and retrofitting.

Services and support

  • 24/7 Technical support

    Our 24/7 technical support team is there to help at any time, day or night, wherever your vessel is.

  • Conversions, retrofit and refit

    We understand the importance of having the right parts, available in the right place, at the right time.

  • Training

    Ensure that your crew is properly and thoroughly trained. This will reduce operational risk, downtime and maximise return on asset investment.