Search results for: Rotor Sails

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  • 29 June 2020
    Environment, Equipment, Innovation, Technology, Vessels

    Finnish cleantech company Norsepower and logistics provider SEA-CARGO have inked a deal to install two of Norsepower’s largest Rotor Sails onboard the SC Connector, a side door Ro-Ro. The agreement also heralds the installation of the world’s first tiltable Rotor Sail, an innovation that has resulted from the need to adapt the technology to the […]

  • 24 September 2019
    Business & Finance

    Norsepower has secured a USD 8.8 million investment that would support the expansion of its Rotor Sail technology.

  • 6 April 2018
    Business & Finance

    Norsepower Oy: Wind power is ready to be a part of meeting Paris-aligned GHG reduction targets.

  • 14 October 2019
    Business & Finance

    Wärtsilä unveils cooperation with Norsepower, a provider of auxiliary wind propulsion systems for shipping.

  • 26 May 2020
    Environment, Innovation, Vessels

    Scandlines’ hybrid ferry M/V Copenhagen has been retrofitted with Norsepower’s Rotor Sail Solution, Finnish auxiliary wind propulsion systems’ provider Norsepower said. The installation of the rotor sail on board M/V Copenhagen, a hybrid passenger ferry operating between Rostock, Germany and Gedser, Denmark, has been completed in just a few hours during a scheduled overnight stop, following meticulous […]

  • 24 August 2016
    Business & Finance

    Helsinki-based provider of auxiliary wind propulsion systems Norsepower Oy will receive EUR 2.6 million (USD 2.9 million) in funding to further its research and development of the Norsepower Rotor Sail Solution technology. The new models of the technology would include the world’s largest ever Flettner rotor, which would feature a height of 30 meters and a 5 meter diameter, […]

  • 1 July 2015
    Business & Finance

    Norsepower’s Rotor Sail Solution, a new wind propulsion technology for ships, has passed its sea trials with flying colors. The Norsepower Rotor Sail Solution was installed on the 9,700 DWT Ro-Ro carrier MS Estraden, owned by Bore, a Finnish Ro-Ro shipping company. The ship operates in a continuous service between the Netherlands and the UK, sailing through the […]

  • 14 August 2019
    Business & Finance

    Scandlines to install Norsepower’s Rotor Sail Solution onboard the M/V Copenhagen ferry.

  • 16 May 2019
    Business & Finance

    Norsepower’s Rotor Sail has great potential to deliver savings on Viking Grace.

  • 5 March 2019
    Business & Finance, Rules & Regulation

    The Rotor Sail Solution has been installed on three vessels and has achieved over 35,000 hours in operation.

  • 24 October 2019

    The trial was conducted over a 12-month period.

  • 2 December 2014
    Business & Finance

    Norsepower Oy Ltd., a Finnish marine engineering company, has started sea trials of the Norsepower Rotor Sail Solution on a commercial cargo vessel, Bore’s M/V Estraden. Norsepower’s 18-metre high Rotor Sail was installed on the pilot vessel during an ordinary 7-hour harbor stay. The required foundations were already added to the vessel during a normal dry-dock […]

  • 6 June 2019

    The VLCC would reach 5-7% in fuel savings with the rotor sails.

  • 11 April 2018
    Business & Finance, Rules & Regulation

    Viking Line’s passenger ship M/S Viking Grace has been fitted with a rotor sail for the utilization of wind power.

  • 31 March 2020
    Innovation, Technology

    For centuries shipping depended on wind, but the industrial revolution changed that. No longer vessels were stuck in the doldrums. Today, with the Paris Climate Agreement in mind, shipping companies are looking at wind again for efficiency reasons. Recently C-Job Naval Architects has delivered the design for a wind-assisted general cargo vessel to Dutch shipping […]

  • 1 July 2015
    Business & Finance

    Norsepower’s Rotor Sail Solution, a new wind propulsion technology for ships, has passed its sea trials with flying colors. The Norsepower Rotor Sail Solution was installed on the 9,700 DWT Ro-Ro carrier MS Estraden, owned by Bore, a Finnish Ro-Ro shipping company. The ship operates in a continuous service between the Netherlands and the UK, sailing through the […]

  • 26 July 2018
    Business & Finance

    The installation of wind-powered sails on board Maersk Tankers’ product tanker slightly pushed back.

  • 30 August 2018
    Business & Finance, Rules & Regulation

    Two Norsepower Rotor Sails have been installed on board Maersk Pelican.

  • 11 April 2018
    Vessels

    Finnish shipping company Viking Line dispatched its LNG-fueled cruise ferry, the Viking Grace, on her first voyage equipped with a rotor sail. 

  • 14 March 2017
    Business & Finance

    Maersk Tankers, tanker arm of the Danish shipping conglomerate Maersk, has partnered up with Norsepower Oy, The Energy Technologies Institute (ETI), and Shell Shipping & Maritime, to install and trial Flettner rotor sails onboard one of the company’s tankers. Maersk Tankers will supply a 109,647-dwt Long Range 2 (LR2) product tanker vessel which will be retrofitted […]

  • 25 January 2017
    Business & Finance

    Finnish provider of auxiliary wind propulsion systems Norsepower Oy has inked an agreement with compatriot shipping company Viking Line to install its Rotor Sail Solution onboard the M/S Viking Grace, a liquefied natural gas (LNG) -fueled cruise ferry. The project is the first modern auxiliary wind propulsion technology installation onboard a ferry, according to Tuomas Riski, Norsepower’s CEO. […]

  • 18 March 2018
    Business & Finance

    With the Paris Climate Agreement in mind, shipping firms are looking at wind again for efficiency reasons.