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Kongsberg Maritime: KONGSBERG Wins Contracts for Nine Hybrid Ro-Ro Vessels

Kongsberg Maritime: KONGSBERG Wins Contracts for Nine Hybrid Ro-Ro Vessels

Press releases   •   Aug 17, 2018 09:38 BST

Kongsberg Maritime has been awarded significant contracts with Nanjing Jinling Shipyard Co., China to deliver power and hybrid systems to nine (9) Roll on – Roll off (Ro-Ro) vessels ordered by Grimaldi Group, Italy. The contracts are valued at more than NOK 400 million and include an option for three additional vessels increasing the total value to more than NOK 500 Million.

Kongsberg Maritime: YARA selects Norwegian shipbuilder VARD for zero-emission vessel Yara Birkeland

Kongsberg Maritime: YARA selects Norwegian shipbuilder VARD for zero-emission vessel Yara Birkeland

Press releases   •   Aug 15, 2018 17:01 BST

The world’s first autonomous and electric container vessel is one step closer to launch, as YARA signs a deal with VARD worth appr NOK 250 million to build the vessel. VARD will deliver Yara Birkeland for launch in early 2020, and the vessel will gradually move from manned operation to fully autonomous operation by 2022.

Massterly: Management appointments at new Wilhelmsen and KONGSBERG autonomous ship joint venture company

Massterly: Management appointments at new Wilhelmsen and KONGSBERG autonomous ship joint venture company

Press releases   •   Apr 24, 2018 12:15 BST

Massterly, the world’s first company specialising in autonomous shipping, has appointed Tom Eystø as Managing Director and Per Brinchmann from Wilhelmsen as chair of the Massterly board. Both are leading figures within the maritime industry, with extensive experience and industry knowledge that will drive Massterly forward with the necessary creativity and expertise.

Wilhelmsen and KONGSBERG establish world's first autonomous shipping company

Wilhelmsen and KONGSBERG establish world's first autonomous shipping company

Press releases   •   Apr 04, 2018 07:00 BST

Wilhelmsen and KONGSBERG are joining forces to take the next step in autonomous shipping by offering a complete value chain for autonomous ships, from design and development, to control systems, logistics services and vessel operations.

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Reflections From the Latest Master Mariner to Join ChartCo - Andy Millar, Gives His Views On Maritime Digitalisation

Reflections From the Latest Master Mariner to Join ChartCo - Andy Millar, Gives His Views On Maritime Digitalisation

Blog posts   •   May 08, 2019 10:49 BST

Andy Millar is an experienced maritime professional and master mariner with extensive cross-cultural experience gained by working with global customers, local organisations and partners worldwide. Andy was formerly at Wilhelmsen Ships Service and Survitec and has a proven track record of driving sales growth and profitability across multiple business areas.

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Prime Minister of Norway Erna Solberg took control of the Yara Birkeland scale model earlier today

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