• Product Name
  • Product Keyword
  • Product Model
  • Product Summary
  • Product Description
  • Multi Field Search
You are here: Home » News » Shipbuilding News » Ulstein Starts Assembling World’s Largest Battery-Hybrid Ship

PRODUCT

Ulstein Starts Assembling World’s Largest Battery-Hybrid Ship

Views:5     Author:UC Marine Equipment Co., Ltd     Publish Time: 17-04-2018      Origin:www.ucmarine.com

Ulstein Starts Assembling World’s Largest Battery-Hybrid Ship

Ulstein Starts Assembling World’s Largest Battery-Hybrid Ship

Ulstein Verft has laid the keel of the Color Hybrid, the world’s largest battery-hybrid ship, set to enter into service in July next year.


The ceremony, held on April 16 at Crist in Gdynia, Poland, marks the assembly of the 14 large blocks of the ship, owned by Color Line. Once completed, the hull will be towed to Ulsteinvik, Norway in October for final outfitting.


The ship is scheduled for completion and delivery to Color Line in May 2019.


“The hybrid technology and other environmentally friendly solutions on board the Color Hybrid will reduce noise and emissions of environmentally harmful gasses to a minimum,” CEO of Color Line, Trond Kleivdal, said.


“Predictability and an internationally competitive framework have been of the utmost importance when deciding to build the world’s largest plug-in ship, and the framework also makes it possible for us to look at further investments from a Norwegian standpoint, with future new and innovative maritime environmental solutions.”


Color Line has installed shore power facilities in all of their Norwegian ports, including Oslo, Kristiansand, Larvik and Sandefjord. The facilities in Sandefjord will be used to charge the batteries of the Color Hybrid.


The M/S Color Hybrid will be built for the Norwegian Ordinary Ship register (NOR), and will have Norwegian crew.


It will feature 160 metres in length and have a capacity of 2,000 passengers and about 500 cars. The ship will be deployed into service between Sandefjord and Strømstad.

Ulstein Starts Assembling World’s Largest Battery-Hybrid Ships

If you are interested in marine anchor windlass, marine winch, mooring chock, marine bollard, marine anchor and anchor chain, please contact UC Marine China for more details.

Quick Links

Product Category

UC Marine (China) Co., Ltd.

E-mail: sales1@ucmarine.com
Skype: sales1@ucmarine.com
Phone: +86-15207560757

WhatsApp: +86-15207560757
Tel: +86-756-8912456