Independent tests confirm Norsepower Rotor Sail savings on Viking Grace

Independent tests confirm Norsepower Rotor Sail savings on Viking Grace

Norsepower Oy Ltd., the leading provider of low maintenance, software operated, data verified auxiliary renewable wind energy propulsion systems, today announced that independent test results showed that …
May 16, 2019 /  Vessels
DNV GL issues Norsepower first-ever design type approval for onboard wind propulsion system

DNV GL issues Norsepower first-ever design type approval for onboard wind propulsion system

Norsepower Oy Ltd., the leading clean technology and engineering company pioneering modern auxiliary wind propulsion for the global maritime industry, Tuesday announced that its innovative Rotor Sail Solution has …
Mar 7, 2019 /  Curious
McDermott Announces Contracts for Pan Malaysia Field Development

McDermott Announces Contracts for Pan Malaysia Field Development

McDermott was awarded two contracts for Malaysian offshore projects Work consists of transportation and installation of offshore structures, pipelines and pre-commissioning work Awards mark McDermott's first …
Feb 18, 2019 /  Curious
Costa Crociere’ new flagship Costa Smeralda to call on Cruiseport Rotterdam

Costa Crociere’ new flagship Costa Smeralda to call on Cruiseport Rotterdam

On 22 October 2019, the Costa Smeralda (see also CruiseMapper) will be docking at Cruiseport Rotterdam. The Smeralda is actually the second cruise ship in the world, after AIDAnova, to power its engines with LNG …
Nov 16, 2018 /  Cruise
Viking Grace installs rotor sail for wind-assisted propulsion

Viking Grace installs rotor sail for wind-assisted propulsion

The LNG-fuelled ferry is the first passenger ship in the world equipped with a rotor sail for wind-assisted propulsion. Viking Line has installed a rotor sail on the LNG-fuelled Viking Grace (see also …
May 1, 2018 /  Vessels
Viking Grace transforms into a sailing ship on 12 April (Video)

Viking Grace transforms into a sailing ship on 12 April (Video)

Viking Line starts collaboration with the winds of the Baltic Sea. The M/S Viking Grace is the first passenger ship in the world equipped with a rotor sail for the utilisation of wind power. Developed by the Finnish …
Apr 12, 2018 /  Vessels
Norsepower: Wind assist technology primed to support Paris-aligned decarbonisation in shipping

Norsepower: Wind assist technology primed to support Paris-aligned decarbonisation in shipping

Tuomas Riski, CEO of Norsepower Oy Ltd., the leading provider of low maintenance, software operated, and data verified auxiliary wind propulsion systems, today said wind power was ready to be a part of meeting …
Apr 5, 2018 /  Curious
MODEC, Mitsui, MOL, Marubeni and MES to Proceed with the Ultra-Deepwater FPSO Charter Project for Sepia Area, Brazil

MODEC, Mitsui, MOL, Marubeni and MES to Proceed with the Ultra-Deepwater FPSO Charter Project for Sepia Area, Brazil

MODEC, Inc. (MODEC), Mitsui & Co., Ltd. (Mitsui), Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL), Marubeni Corporation (Marubeni) and Mitsui Engineering & Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. (MES) have agreed that Mitsui, MOL, Marubeni and …
Jan 9, 2018 /  Finance
Rolls-Royce and Mystic Cruises combine to launch eco-friendly expeditionary cruise ship

Rolls-Royce and Mystic Cruises combine to launch eco-friendly expeditionary cruise ship

Rolls-Royce has signed a deal with WestSea Yard, part of Martifer Group, to equip an expeditionary oceanic cruise ship for Portuguese based cruise company Mystic Cruises. The vessel, to be called the MS World Explorer, …
Aug 7, 2017 /  Cruise
Maersk Tankers, Norsepower, ETI and Shell Collaborate To Test Wind Propulsion Technology

Maersk Tankers, Norsepower, ETI and Shell Collaborate To Test Wind Propulsion Technology

Norsepower’s fuel-efficient technology expected to save approximately 10% in fuel consumption and associated emissions on 109,647 DWT product tanker vessel Norsepower Oy Ltd. in partnership with Maersk …
Mar 14, 2017 /  Curious