Topic: Electric Propulsion

Holland Shipyards lays keel for new electric ferry

Holland Shipyards Group is building the first fully electric ferry for Brevik Fergeselskap, which will operate within the waters of Eidangerfjorden. On Wednesday 12 February the keel was laid. The contract for the new ferry was...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk

Damen Leads Zero-emission Mussel Farming Research

Damen Maaskant Shipyards Stellendam is heading a research project to investigate the application of hybrid and fully electric propulsion in the Dutch mussel farming sector. The overall aim of the so-called AQUACULTURe project is to...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk

Damen Launches Road Ferry 6819 E3 in Galati

Damen has launched the Amherst Islander II. This ferry is part of a two vessel order for the Ministry of Transportation Ontario. The E3 ferries will be the first passenger/car ferries in North America with...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk

e5 Lab to Develop Zero-emission Electric Vessels

Asahi Tanker, Exeno Yamamizu Corporation, Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL), and Mitsubishi Corporation have established a new company together, e5 Lab. The new partnership is to develop both electrically powered vessels as well as the infrastructure...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk