Tag: Kongsberg Maritime

Kongsberg wins order for power and propulsion solutions
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Kongsberg wins order for power and propulsion solutions

Kongsberg Maritime has won its first milestone orders for a major project combining KONGSBERG control and electrical systems with power, propulsion and mooring solutions. The entire deal is valued at approximately MNOK 350 total. KONGSBERG systems will be used to optimise operations on the second newbuild Awilco Drilling Owned Moss CS60Eco semi-submersible drilling rig being...

MacGregor to deliver automated mooring system for Yara Birkeland
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MacGregor to deliver automated mooring system for Yara Birkeland

MacGregor, part of Cargotec, and Kongsberg Maritime have entered into an agreement that will see MacGregor deliver an automated mooring system for the world’s first autonomous container ship, the Yara Birkeland. MacGregor’s automated mooring system will enable the fully electric zero emission Yara Birkeland to carry out mooring operations without human intervention. The order was...

Kongsberg completes Rolls-Royce marine acquisition
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Kongsberg completes Rolls-Royce marine acquisition

Kongsberg Maritime parent company Kongsberg Gruppen (Kongsberg) has completed the acquisition of Rolls-Royce Commercial Marine (RRCM). RRCM will operate under the Kongsberg brand and the Kongsberg Maritime legal entity. The acquisition was completed today (April 1) following European Commission approval. Net proceeds after transaction costs and other adjustments are estimated to be around £350m to...

Bourbon completes remote survey using DP system
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Bourbon completes remote survey using DP system

MAC, a Bureau Veritas (BV) company and Kongsberg Maritime have completed a remote inspection and audit survey on a Bourbon vessel using Kongsberg’s dynamic positioning (DP) system. The Kongsberg Maritime DP Digital Survey, developed in collaboration with Bourbon and Bureau Veritas was tested on the offshore support vessel (OSV) stationed off Angola. The digital tool...

European consortium to build hydrogen-fuelled passenger ferry
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European consortium to build hydrogen-fuelled passenger ferry

A European consortium led by Glasgow–based Ferguson Marine Engineering and the University of St Andrews, has won funding of EURO 12.6m from the EU to design and build a hydrogen-powered car and passenger ferry. The HySeas III project, which will officially begin work on July 1, 2018, will construct and test the ferry around Orkney, operating on...