Governor Control Systems (GCS) and Böning Ship Automation USA Announce Partnership

Collaboration delivers one-stop integrated systems solution

for yachts and commercial boats–from engine room to bridge

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (May 17, 2021) Governor Control Systems, Inc (GCS), which specializes in innovative control system integration and monitoring solutions for marine and industrial engine and turbine applications, has announced a new partnership with Böning Ship Automation USA, a provider of electronic systems for automation and control.

The companies will work to expand their services and offerings for integrated bridge systems, alarm and monitoring systems, marine monitors, panel PCs and engine monitoring displays on board superyachts and other vessels.

“This partnership allows us to leverage each other’s experience with yachts and commercial boats to provide an integrated solution for owners and operators, from the engine room to the bridge,” said David Whittle, GCS SBU General Manager.  “We are extremely pleased to announce that our customers can now look to us for a one-stop-shop solution for integrated bridge systems.”

GCS is a division of Motor Services Hugo Stamp Inc. (MSHS or MSHS Group), the leading aftermarket parts and services provider to marine and power generation customers in North and South America.

About GCS 

Founded in 1998 as part of the MSHS Group, GCS specializes in innovative control system integration and monitoring solutions. As a factory authorized channel partner with an extensive inventory of critical parts, GCS represents leading manufacturers of controls, starters and monitoring devices for marine and industrial engine

and turbine applications. Governor facilities for repairs, engineering service, and parts inventory at competitive prices are available at strategically located facilities in the Southeast, Gulf Coast, Mid-Atlantic and Pacific Northwest. 

About MSHS Group 

MSHS Group is an aftermarket parts and services provider to marine and power generation customers in North and South America. It is comprised of MSHS Inc., which specializes in reciprocating engine services and repairs, and Governor Control Systems Inc., which provides engine control systems integration, automation and monitoring solutions.

Founded in 1983 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, MSHS Group delivers a full range of engine services through facilities in Florida, Louisiana, Washington State and Brazil, including diesel engine repair and maintenance; turbocharger sales and service; auxiliary equipment sales and service; yacht services including electrical, repower, and waterjet services; and propulsion and power including high-speed engines and waterjet.  By combining engineering excellence and superior customer service with rapid delivery of solutions and competitive pricing, MSHS Group continues to establish relationships with customers worldwide. For more information about the MSHS Group, please visit 

About Böning Ship Automation 

Böning Automationstechnologie GmbH & Co. KG, founded in 1977, is an established manufacturer of high-tech electronic devices and systems for ship automation. Originally rooted in commercial shipping, Böning has also been a successful player in the super and mega yacht industry since 1996. Its monitoring, diagnostic, and control systems, as well as display units developed and manufactured by the company in-house, are now installed on thousands of ships. Approximately 100 employees work at the headquarters in Ganderkesee in an area of nearly 4000 m² for office, development, production, and storage space. Böning operates branch offices in Brazil, Italy, Croatia, Spain, and the United States.  Founded in 2015, Böning Ship Automation USA is responsible for the North American market.

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