Addressing societal and industrial challenges has been our number one priority and the reason of our existence.
Our Research covers delivering a safer, cleaner, more efficient and competitive shipping industry that has a sustainable future through investment in innovation.
Further information about our Research, Development and Innovation road map can be accessed via the research topics below.
Improving ship energy efficiency through improved energy management and storage systems.
Reducing propulsion power through drag reduction and improved propulsion efficiency.
Increasing automation of ships’ systems and moving towards the ‘autonomous ship’
Increasing competitiveness through improved production technologies and novel materials
Reducing emissions through introduction of cleaner fuels and alternative energy sources
Improving competitiveness through concepts featuring novel capabilities and superior performance
Establishing a new holistic safety regime and facilitating change towards zero risk tolerance ships