Tag: <span>Fjord1</span>

Fjord1 signs fleet agreement with VesselMan
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Fjord1 signs fleet agreement with VesselMan

Fjord1 has signed a fleet agreement with VesselMan to improve project planning and execution of technical projects. VesselMan turns manual processes into a digital format, facilitating the collection of all phases of a project in one place. VesselMan provides the vessel manager with a comprehensive overview of all planned yard activities, helping the manager to...

Zinus secures contract for autonomous ferry charging systems
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Zinus secures contract for autonomous ferry charging systems

Zinus has secured a new contract with Norwegian Electric Systems (NES) for the delivery of autonomous charging systems to two ferry connections in Nordland. The ferries will be operated by Fjord1 from December 1, 2022.  The autonomous charging solution by Zinus will be used for electrification of the ferry connections Bognes-Skarberget and Drag-Kjøpsvik in Nordland...

Fjord1 converts ferries to run on battery power
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Fjord1 converts ferries to run on battery power

Norwegian ferry operator Fjord1 has contracted Norwegian Electric Systems (NES) to act as system integrator and deliver power control, distribution and battery systems to three ferries that will be converted from gas and diesel propulsion to zero emission battery operation. Under the contract, NES will equip the three ferries with batteries, charging systems, new generators...

Fjord1’s electric ferry enters into service
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Fjord1’s electric ferry enters into service

Fjord1’s first Havyard 936 electric ferry, Hadarøy, has entered into operation on the Sulesund-Hareid route, Norway. On January 2, Havyard announced the ferry it designed and built for Fjord1 begun service. The ferry will run on battery power during normal operation but is equipped with biodiesel for secondary propulsion. The ferry is the first of...

Fjord1 ferries to be powered by Corvus energy storage systems
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Fjord1 ferries to be powered by Corvus energy storage systems

Corvus Energy has been selected by Norwegian Electric Systems (NES) to supply lithium-ion battery based energy storage system (ESS) for two news all-electric ferries being built by Havyard for Norwegian ferry operator Fjord1. The two new ferries will operate on the Magerholm-Sykkylven route. Three other ferries were ordered in November 2017 for Fjord1 that will...

Future of the Fjords all-electric vessel launched in Norway
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Future of the Fjords all-electric vessel launched in Norway

A fully electric zero-emission passenger vessel, Future of the Fjords, has been launched in Norway. It is the result of a collaboration between several industry partners that wanted to develop an environmentally conscious, no emissions vessel. Comprising an electric propulsion system and a Power Dock floating charging station that can take on grey and black...

Fjord1 newbuilds to feature automation and electric propulsion systems
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Fjord1 newbuilds to feature automation and electric propulsion systems

Norwegian Control Systems (NCS) and its sister company, Norwegian Electric Systems (NES) are to deliver automation and hybrid propulsion systems for nine newbuild Fjord1 ferries. The supply agreement includes five complete automation systems, NCS’s Concept Bridge solution with a large electro engineering package, electric and hybrid propulsion systems, bridge solutions, automation, battery and charging systems....