Thinking inside the box

Shaftline and propellers are fixed while fuel tanks can be switched to allow for the future introduction of alternative fuels

Rolls-Royce Marine’s latest ship concept, the 1,000 teu Electric Blue container feeder vessel, responds to market challenges by prioritising low capital expenditure and flexibility over fuel efficiency. Gavin Lipsith reports.

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