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twisted rudder propulsion system high speed vessel

Why Twist Your Rudder

The propulsion system of any vessel is considered an important investment; it can increase the ability to compete in the market, improve effectiveness and reduce operational costs.

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Seastreak Wall Street

The Seastreak 'Wall Street' Fast Ferry and How they Reduced Operational Cost and CO2 Emissions

Seastreak is a ferry service between New Jersey and New York City, and entered service at the early 2000’s. The fast ferry was originally delivered...

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Efficient Propulsion in a Green Environment, What are the Options?

Consider this; if you can reduce energy consumption by 30% due to the propulsion system, there is a 30% reduction in energy cost, and a 30% reduction...

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Controllable Pitch Propeller (CPP) for vessels

Potential fuel saving in converting from Water Jet to CPP

Because of its link to the overall performance of the vessel, the propulsion system is doubtlessly an important part of any vessel. The three most...

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What is important when selecting propulsion technology

In order to choose the right propulsion system, it is important to consider the different variables or characteristics that are significant to your...

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How to Reduce the Operational Cost of Your High-Speed Vessel

The maritime industry is highly competitive. Consequently, there is constant pressure to reduce costs and increase efficiency. In this article we...

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Welcome to the Propulsion Academy

Servogear is proud to introduce you to The Propulsion Academy. Our ambition is to develop this blog into becoming a trusted source of knowledge...

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