29 April 2021, Kollmar, Elbe, Germany
During the docking of the MS Annika Braren, part of the Rörd Braren fleet, at the SEC shipyard in Leer, Germany, a wind rotor from the Leer based Eco-Flettn…Read more
In the SZW magazine for maritime professionals you can find several contributions to WASP and an article featuring the WASP project.
Most of the articles are in English, some are in Dutch: you …Read more
The WASP project is nominated for the Initiative Award of the GREEN4SEA 2021 virtual awards.
Wednesday 14th April 2021 the GREEN4SEA virtual awards will be hosted. You can still cast your vote …Read more
21 January, 2021, Sneek, Netherlands
Some eight months after signing the contract COVID-style, Boomsma Shipping has now installed its first two eConowind VentiFoil wind-assisted propulsion units. E…Read more
"Sooner or later, everything old is new again." - Stephen King, The Colorado Kid
For centuries world commerce was dominated by vessels propelled with wind energy. By the late 1800s, the rise of t…Read more
Drone footage of the wind rotor from Eco-Flettner, which will be installed on the 86-meter-long multi-purpose freighter MS Annika Braren (part of Rörd Braren it's fleet) in Q1 2021, making the vessel…Read more
Come along on a wind-assist ride aboard Van Dam Shipping's MV Ankie and the newly installed ventifoil system from eConowind05 January 2021
The 3,600 DWT general cargo vessel MV Ankie, made its first voyage with the two wings installed, sailing for Wagenborg from Delfzijl to Hamburg, onwards to Norway and back to Rotterdam. With this aux…Read more
Enkhuizen, 30 November 2020
The ‘Enkhuizen Nautical College’, founded in 1978, is the only nautical college in Europe where the focus lies on teaching students to navigate vessels under sail. Regul…Read more