Rolls-Royce Receives New 70-m Trawler Package Contract

- Apr 28, 2018-

Rolls-Royce recently signed a contract to provide vessel design and series equipment for a 70-meter long stern trawler for Norwegian seafood owner Olympic Seafood. piping spool


It is reported that the new ship will be built by Turkey's Cemre shipyard, which also holds an alternative construction contract for another identical ship of Olympic Seafood.


The new vessel is designed for bottom-trawling and ocean-going trawling operations. The vessel will be equipped with a modern fish factory deck for processing and freezing whitefish and shrimp to ensure high quality. The ship is expected to be delivered in 2020. welding overlay


The new vessel adopts the NVC370 design. The hull adopts a low-resistance design and has good fuel efficiency and sea-keeping capability. LR elbow


In addition to the design, Rolls-Royce delivered equipment including a Bergen B33: 45 diesel engine and a hybrid propulsion system that provides mechanical and diesel electric drive. An integrated Promas rudder propeller system is also onboard; the on-board hybrid shaft generator optimizes propeller and engine efficiency. In addition, Rolls-Royce will also deliver the latest deck winch driven by a permanent magnet motor.