Blog: Future proofing

Blog: Future proofing

The low carbon story – part three

Viking Glory - credit Viking Line

The final part in our small series on low-carbon ship design presents a case story involving the process of modelling and evaluating energy efficiency in a new-build project. The project we are focusing on is the new and beautiful Viking Glory by Viking Line.

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The low carbon story – part two

Zero Emission B.Delta Coaster

Currently, hydrogen and ammonia are the only two truly zero-carbon alternatives for ship fuel. Hydrogen is the alternative that requires more fundamental new-thinking, especially if considering fuel cells as the power plant solution. In the second part of our low carbon story, we present in brief our own hydrogen-fuelled ship design.

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The low carbon story – part one

Aframax tanker - Deltamarin

In the first part of our three-part blog series about low carbon ship design, we focus on our efforts to reduce the carbon footprint of ships to achieve zero or very low carbon operation. We also present our views on modern energy-efficient technologies and design methods in shipping with the help of concrete examples.

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Is your ship future-proof?

Future-proofing

Traditionally, in the shipping business technology development and adaptation have been steady and incremental. The markets have been preferring proven solutions and compliance at lowest costs, and as a result the uptake of new technologies and alternative fuels has been relatively slow. This status quo seems to be coming to its end.

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