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Enkhuizen Nautical College Sets Course for Wind-Assisted Ship Propulsion and Sustainable Shipping

01 December 2020

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…

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Publication in the Naval Architect magazine: Rotor sails: putting a new spin on shipping?

20 November 2020

11 November 2020  

In early March, an interview study with shipowners, technology providers and the crew of a rotor ship was performed to investigate the impact of wind propulsion on operations an…

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The Winds of Decarbonisation are Strengthening: Tharsis Sea-River Shipping, signs contract with eConowind and NG shipyard for new Wind-Assist Installation

05 November 2020

05 November 2020  Delfzijl, Netherlands

Even with the current restrictions and challenges that face the shipping industry with the pandemic and the latest low oil prices, wind-assisted propulsion s…

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Dutch Article in NMT Magazine (summer 2020): Het gaat het WASP-project voor de wind

15 September 2020

Dutch article in the  

NMT magazine is the association magazine of and for companies in the maritime manufacturing industry.

 

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Ferry Operator & Passengers are Moved by the Wind

07 September 2020

Press release 19 August 2020

Ferry Operator & Passengers are Moved by the Wind

Passengers aboard the Scandlines ferry, the MV Copenhagen have been getting a little extra experience for th…

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Newsletter - June 2020

12 June 2020

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Norsepower Rotor Sail installation completed on Scandlines ferry in just hours

26 May 2020

26 May 2020

Large 30m tall Rotor Sail, fitted in the port of Rostock overnight, will reduce emissions by an estimated 4-5 percent.

Scandlines, a market leader in green ferry operation, and No…

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Transportation of the rotor sail for the Scandlines hybrid ferry “Copenhagen”

24 April 2020

The still unassembled rotor sail for the Scandlines hybrid ferry “Copenhagen”, which operates between Rostock (Germany) and Gedser (Denmark), experienced its first journey on the Baltic Sea during th…

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Come along on a wind-assist ride aboard Van Dam Shipping's MV Ankie and the newly installed ventifoil system from eConowind

24 April 2020

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…

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