Contract for First Hydrogen-Fuel Inland Waterway Vessel

Concordia Damen has signed a historic contract with Lenten Scheepvaart for the construction of the first ever inland waterway vessel to run on hydrogen. The vessel, to be named MV Antonie, will be 135 meters long, weigh 3,700 tons and boast a revolutionary fuel cell propulsion. It will be used to transport salt between DelfzijlContinue reading “Contract for First Hydrogen-Fuel Inland Waterway Vessel”

First-Ever Cargo Vessel Running on Hydrogen

The European innovation project Flagships will deploy the world’s first commercial cargo transport vessel operating on hydrogen, plying the river Seine in Paris. Commercial operations are set to commence in 2021. The hydrogen cargo transport vessel will be owned by French inland shipowner Compagnie Fluvial de Transport (CFT), a subsidiary of the Sogestran Group. TheContinue reading “First-Ever Cargo Vessel Running on Hydrogen”

New Icebreaker Concept

The Finnish Transport Infrastructure Agency has launched the Calypso, a new icebreaker concept boat equipped with an innovative hybrid motorized removable bow powered by Danfoss Editron. The icebreaker vessel is currently moored in Mustola harbor in Lappeenranta, Finland, and has begun operating on Lake Saimaa and the deep waterways of the surrounding area. The removableContinue reading “New Icebreaker Concept”