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
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
Wärtsilä to provide optimised maintenance for a complete fuel gas handling system for Viking Grace

Wärtsilä to provide optimised maintenance for a complete fuel gas handling system for Viking Grace

The technology group Wärtsilä and Viking Line, a Finnish ferry company, have signed an Optimised Maintenance agreement for the Wärtsilä LNGPac system onboard passenger ferry Viking Grace (see …
Apr 19, 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
Viking Line is renewing both vessels travelling along its Turku route

Viking Line is renewing both vessels travelling along its Turku route

Viking Line continues renewing its fleet. Both Viking Grace and Amorella, which travel between Turku and Stockholm, will be taken out of service briefly during January–February. Viking Grace returned to service on …
Feb 5, 2018 /  Vessels
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
Environmental pioneer Viking Grace marks 1,000 LNG bunkerings

Environmental pioneer Viking Grace marks 1,000 LNG bunkerings

From the very beginning, the M/S Viking Grace – delivered in January 2013 – was an environmental milestone. The vessel attracted global attention as an environmental pioneer by being the first large …
Aug 25, 2016 /  Vessels