Beier Integrated Systems

Booth #2635
1150 North Causeway Blvd
Mandeville , LA 70471
United States

Beier Radio offers turnkey packages of compete vessel Electronics Systems. We are the only company that accepts all responsibility for the installation and integration of the systems we provide. All Beier supplied systems are proven to be compatible before the installation begins. Beier is your One Source for fully integrated DP, VMS, Navigation, Propulsion Control, Steering, Monitoring and Communications Systems. From engineering and drawing submittals to installation and service, including remote diagnostics, Beier Radio is your One Source for One Solution.

For 66 years, Beier Radio has been supplying electronic systems to the marine industry. Featured products are the Beier IVCS 2000, an Integrated Vessel Control System (ABS DPS-1, DPS-2 or DPS-3) and the Beier IVMS 2000, an Integrated Vessel Management System.

The Beier IVCS 2000 Dynamic Positioning System allows vessel operators to hold position, maneuver, or dock, by integrating and controlling the boats engines, rudders, thrusters, gyro compass, wind system, DGPS and other navigation equipment. This integration allows the computer to perform any maneuver commanded of it that the vessel operator would normally make, but performing the task faster, more efficiently and for extended periods of time.
The Beier IVMS 2000 Vessel Management and Monitoring System allows the operator to monitor and control any or ALL equipment or systems on the vessel, remotely or locally. The system provides control for turning on and off of motors and pumps or opening and closing valves. It interfaces with electronic, electro-mechanical, electro-hydraulic and electro-pneumatic controls.

Products & Services


Karl A. Beier - Our Commitment to Quality & Safety

Safety is truly our culture.  That's why Beier Integrated System is selected to receive the OSHA's 2016 SHARP Award. We strictly operate under, and are fully compliant with the ISO-9001 (2015) Quality Management Standards.Quality Statement:Beier Radio, LLC and its subsidiaries (Beier Integrated Systems, Sentinel, South Coast Electric & The Marine Training Institute) are committed to total customer satisfaction by delivering quality products and services to the marine industry in a timely fashion.  We are dedicated to meeting or exceeding Regulatory, Industry, Class and Customer requirements.  We strive to continually improve the effectiveness of our Quality Management System through the establishment and constant evaluation of supporting objectives.

Complete Systems Integrator / No-Fault Project Management

TAKE CONTROL!  Monitor and control all equipment aboard your vessels locally and remotely with our Integrated Electronic Management Systems.  Through our complete systems integration, employing our no-fault Project Management concept, we're able to reduce operating cost and downtime resulting in lower cost of ownership for our clients.  We also provide 24-hour diagnostic and field support services.  Our research & development staff continually seeks trending technologies and standards to enable our team to engineer the most effective solutions for our customers.  We're in the business of providing the right solution for any issue you may be encountering.

Generator Control & Distribution Switchgear

Following the 2016 acquisition of South Coast Electric (SCE), Beier Integration Systems' manufacturing capabilities has strengthened our position as a global leader in integrated, turn-key technology solutions.  SCE is a highly regarded and well established company offering the marine and industrial industries 15-years of high quality products and services.  They specialize in generator control and distribution switchgear, diesel electric propulsion systems, motor controls and low voltage secondary distribution, manufacturing and associated services.  All being provided on time, with high quality, at a reasonable price.  With the addition of SCE to the Beier Integration Systems' Team, it's enabled us to improve upon the outstanding reputation as an industry leader in providing effective and proven integrated equipment packages, thereby reducing cost and eliminating risk for our customers.

The Marine Training Institute (A Beier Radio Company)

The Marine Training Institute (TMTI) proudly offers mariners a hands-on training experience.  Our Instructors, certified by the U.S. Coast Guard, Nautical Institute the OSVDPA, possess decades of experience as USCG Licensed Captains aboard various types/sizes of OSVs.  TMTI goes above and beyond to ensure our students gain the knowledge needed to perform well and experience needed to apply real-world skills to real-world challenges encountered on the job.  Courses offered include: DP Induction and Advanced, ECDIS (5-day Certification), Radar Refresher, Leadership and Managerial Skills, DP Troubleshooting & Maintenance, and VSO/CSO/FSO Courses.

Beier 4000 IVCS Dynamic Positioning System

The Beier IVCS 4000 Dynamic Positioning System is offered as a stand-alone, or integrated solution tailored to the specific needs of each customer.  This system can be easily installed as the vessel in undergoing construction, as a retrofit to upgrade a non-DP vessel, or provide enhanced capability and performance to a vessel with an existing DP system.  The IVCS 4000 is uniquely engineered to seamlessly integrate with diverse propulsion/thruster and power management systems.  The sensors and reference systems we provide are carefully matched to our system to ensure complete compliance with all applicable Class Rules, and of course, to enhance the vessels' operation and safety posture.

Industry Leading Steering Systems

Beier Integrated Systems is the industry's leading provider of dependable Steering Control Systems.  Designed by a host of Engineers from our new state of the art Manufacturing and Engineering Facility in Gray, Louisiana, we provide our customers exactly what they're looking for.  Our job does not stop there, because we remain in contact with our clients to ensure they're receiving the support, service, and training they expect.  No job is too large or too small when it comes to the products and services we proudly offer.

Industry's Most Revolutionary Rudder Feedback Unit (RFU) on the Market

Beier Integration System's newly designed and manufactured state of the art Rudder Feedback Unit (RFU) is now available.  The genesis for the development of our RFU arose following the industry's long sought solution for improved technology.  Our Engineers answered the call by producing this RFU.  Our manufactured RFU is engineered with watertight components and connections that will withstand up to 1-meter of standing water while continuing to provide accurate positioning for the vessel's rudder to the control system. 

Fuel Management System

Beier Integrated System's s advanced Fuel Monitoring Systems collects and reports fuel usage.  Our system has been installed on multiple vessels providing data collection, display and recording each vessel's engine fuel consumption as the boat is operating.  The system generates customizable reports and provides on-demand access to historical data.  In addition to tracking fuel consumption, the Beier Integration System's Fuel Monitoring System automatically logs the load factor of each engine when the vessel is within range of the rig.  The system can also include an engine load monitoring option for EPA Air Permit Requirements.  The operator's interface allows for easy access to historical data in report form, and requires little to no operator intervention following initial setup.  Reports and logs can be customized to meet any customer requirement and can be printed or automatically sent via email.

Solutions for Tug Industry in meeting Subchapter M Regulations

Beier Integrated Systems manufactures quality control and instrumentation products and systems.  Our Engineering Staff possesses over 75-years of experience in the design of marine instrumentation and electronics.  We design, manufacture, install, and maintain, alarms, controls and monitoring systems to ensure peak performance.  Our product/services include; Machinery Alarm & Monitoring Systems, Cargo Control & Monitoring Systems, Tank Level Indication, Steering Control Systems, Rudder Angle indication, Engine Order Telegraph, Shaft Tachometer, Propulsion Control & Thruster Control Systems, General Alarm and other Custom-designed Control Systems.  Our systems also enable the Tug Industry's ability in meeting the newly published Subchapter - M Regulations pertaining to control and monitoring requirements.

Engineering, Installation and Project Management Services

From Engineering Concepts to Installation to Training and Service, we offer turn-key solutions for your vessel of fleet.  Our Staff of over 50 Engineers, Technicians and Panel Production Specialists are ready to refit your existing vessel or a vessel undergoing construction.  Some of the following services our team offers include: Integration Services & Systems, Contract Electrical Panel Manufacturing, PLC Programming, Field Engineering Services, Contract Engineering and AutoCadTM Drafting Services.  If you have questions or issues concerning small or large problems with your vessel(s), pick up the phone and give us a call.  We're ready to provide you the service and solution you're looking for.

Electrical Systems & Components

  • Switches, Circuit Breakers & Sensors
  • Electrical Systems & Components

Electronics / Communications

  • Electronics / Communications

Electronics / Navigation

  • Electronic Charts
  • Navigation Systems
  • Radar

Propulsion / Power

  • Engine Monitoring Systems
  • Control Systems


  • Services & Supplies

Training / Education / Certification

  • Licensing