BMA Technology to provide tech solutions for A2B-online’s methanol-electric ships

Turkish company BMA Technology has partnered with A2B-online and Sedef Shipyard on the construction of two methanol-electric containerships, each with a capacity of 650 TEU. 


BMA Technology has provided a comprehensive suite of electrical solutions to power A2B-online’s forward-thinking initiative. This includes components such as Electric Drives, Motors, LI-ION  batteries, Low Voltage Switchboards and Alarm Monitoring & Control System. 

In June 2023, A2B-online placed an order for two eco-friendly containerships at Sedef Shipyard.

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The ships, each driven by 3.2 MW propulsion power, are designed to incorporate the latest technologies aimed at drastically reducing CO2 emissions.

The vessels will have a multi-fuel methanol propulsion system, shore power and battery capacity to operate emission-free during port and inland water operations.

According to the company, these ships are expected to achieve emission reductions of up to 95%, setting a new industry standard for eco-conscious shipping.

“Our collaboration with A2B-online and Sedef Shipyard is a testament to our commitment to sustainable maritime solutions. We are proud to be part of this vision, which showcases our dedication to reducing environmental impact through cutting-edge electrical technologies. The number of projects in which we have implemented these and similar solutions have now reached 7 ships,” Hakki Yigit Bayrak, Business Development Director at BMA Technology, stated.