Eekels awarded for 'slow steaming' solution

Eekels was awarded the TBI Innovation Prize 2013 because it "responds well to the changing philosophy of shipping companies". Photo: Eekels Technology BV

Netherlands-based Eekels Technology BV has been awarded the TBI Innovation Prize 2013 for its ''slow steaming'' entry, which helps vessels reduce fuel by 50% at a 25% lower speed.

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