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Knud E Hansen to Design Hybrid RoRo for Grimaldi Group
Danish naval architecture firm Knud E Hansen has been selected to design six modern roll-on/roll-off vessels for Grimaldi Group. The new vessels will have a length of 238 meters, a...
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Wednesday, September 12, 2012
Fuel-Efficient Tankers Pay Dividends
(Bloomberg) — The savings from new fuel-efficient ship designs justify paying 25 percent more for a tanker that carries refined fuels, the industry’s largest trade group said. The 15 percent...
Monday, August 13, 2012
ClassNK Starts Joint Research Project to Optimize Ship Designs for Actual Sea Conditions
Tokyo – ClassNK announced today that they have started full scale ship tests to develop a feedback scheme on the design for ships performances in actual seas in collaboration with...
Tuesday, July 17, 2012
Propeller Technology to Make Your Ship More Efficient
Appendages to the propulsion system at the stern of a vessel can offer ship owners and operators an easy and relatively painless solution to improving fuel efficiency without the need to order...
Tuesday, May 8, 2012
New Superstructure Design Promises Energy Efficiency and Pirate Defense
Japanese shipbuilder Imabari Shipbuilding has introduced a unique solution that could help combat two of shippings biggest challenges; piracy and energy efficiency. The technology, called Aero-Citadel, introduces a streamlined and...
Monday, May 7, 2012
World’s Largest Solar Powered Ship Completes Record-Breaking Circumnavigation
On Friday the world’s largest ship running solely on the power of the sun cruised into Hercule Harbor in Monaco, officially completing the world’s first circumnavigation for a 100% solar...
Thursday, January 5, 2012
Part 3: Marine Engineering Technology for More Efficient Shipping
In Part 3 of this series on shipping efficiency technology, we look at marine engineering and power systems technologies aimed at cutting operating costs, while at the same time reducing...
Wednesday, January 4, 2012
Thursday, November 17, 2011
DNV Responds: Class Societies and Ship Design Do Not Mix – Agreed
The following is a response to a recently published article here on gCaptain titled “ABS Chief: Class Societies and Ship Design Do Not Mix” where ABS President and Chief Executive...
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