Ulstein applies hybrid approach to trawler newbuilding

Alesund-based fishing company Bluewild has contracted a factory trawler from Westcon Yards.

Source: Ulstein Design

Norway’s maritime cluster opens a new chapter in the roll-out of greener fishing following the confirmation of an order for a hybrid factory trawler combining diesel and electric power.

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