Norsepower releases an auxiliary wind propulsion solution to maximize cargo ship fuel efficiency
Norsepower Oy Ltd, a Finnish marine engineering company, will bring to market an auxiliary wind propulsion solution to maximize cargo ship fuel efficiency. Norsepower has developed the Norsepower Rotor Sail Solution, which is a completely new version of the Flettner rotor. This solution helps cargo vessels significantly reduce fuel consumption.
The Norsepower Rotor Sail Solution uses new technology, advanced materials and leading-edge control system to reduce cargo ship fuel consumption. When the wind conditions are favorable, Norsepower Rotor Sails allow the main engines to be throttled back, saving fuel and reducing emissions while providing the power needed to maintain speed and voyage time. Laivasähkötyö Oy was electrify the prototype, which land-based testing has started Norsepower´s test site in Naantali, Finland. For more information, please visit www.norsepower.com.
LST Group and its companies has, after hard work, been granted ISO 9001:2008 quality management certificate by DNV Business Assurance Ltd 2013-02-05.
Third party audited quality management system and a granted certificate is a mark of development and continuous improvement for LST Group, its companies and for the customers. LST Group is well known in the business as a reliable and competent partner for decades. The company activity, has also before this, been organized for a quality management system. The granted certificate is recognition of this work. The work to develop and improve the activity will continue together with our customers and other stakeholders.
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