HHI receives approval for VLCC 'eco-tanker' design

HHI receives approval for VLCC 'eco-tanker' design

LR presented AiP to HHI in a ceremony at Nor-Shipping 2019, taking place this week in Oslo, Norway LR has presented HHI (Hyundai Heavy Industries Co. Ltd) with approval in principle (AiP) for a Very Large Crude Carrier …
Jun 5, 2019 /  Vessels
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
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
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
Norsepower Rotor Sail Solution To Be Installed Onboard Viking Line Cruise Ferry Vessel

Norsepower Rotor Sail Solution To Be Installed Onboard Viking Line Cruise Ferry Vessel

Deal heralds the world’s first LNG/wind electric propulsion hybrid ship Norsepower Oy Ltd., the leading provider of low maintenance, software operated, and data verified auxiliary wind propulsion systems, today …
Jan 25, 2017 /  Cruise
Norsepower receives €2.6M funding to develop the world's largest Rotor Sail

Norsepower receives €2.6M funding to develop the world's largest Rotor Sail

Norsepower Oy Ltd., the leading provider of low maintenance, software operated, and data verified auxiliary wind propulsion systems, yesterday announced that it has been selected to receive €2.6M in funding to …
Aug 25, 2016 /  Vessels
Norsepower’s Rotor Sail Solution Wins Prestigious ‘Innovation of the Year’ Award

Norsepower’s Rotor Sail Solution Wins Prestigious ‘Innovation of the Year’ Award

Judges describe world’s first renewable energy-powered vessel technology as “unlike anything else and…truly innovative” Norsepower Oy Ltd., the developer of the world’s first commercially …
Jun 27, 2016 /  Curious