METSTRADE Connect
Thursday, 10 December 2020

TechTalk: Wind Assisted Propulsion | Construction Material Pavilion

This TechTalk is organised by our Construction Material Pavilion partner Simonetta Pegorari & Aaron Porter 
 
Moderator: Aaron Porter (Editor Professional BoatBuilder Magazine) 
Speakers: Giovanni Bordogna (Founder of BlueWASP), Friederich Deinemann (Founder and CEO of Greener Boats), Nico van der Kolk (Founder of BlueWASP), Donald MacVicar (CTO of SMAR Azure) 
 
The possibilities and developments of wind assisted ship propulsion 

Currently a lot of development is going on in commercial shipping, many of which was derived from yachting. What could be the future? What developments are going on? Can we expect a transfer back to yachting? New scenarios open up through the introduction of new marine concepts. Wind assisted propulsion, natural materials, new building techniques represent some of the most important examples introduced in the marine sector. 

This session is brought to you by: 
Headline sponsor: Raymarine 
Platinum sponsors: Cummins, FPT Powertrain Technologies, KOHLER 
Gold Sponsors: Melita Marine Group, Pon Power, SavageLightning, Volvo Penta, VYVA Fabrics 
Silver sponsors: DIAB, Dockmate, Eastman, epe, Gurit, KVH, LG Business Solutions, LUMISHORE, SPRADLING, Veratron Marine

 

 

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