Free press releases distribution network?

Agency / Source: Voith GmbH

Check Ads Availability|e-mail Article


Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!



Voith Provides Propulsion System for Another Wind Turbine Installation Vessel - The first A2SEA wind turbine installation vessel equipped with Voith Schneider Propellers and Voith Inline Thrusters is nearing completion - Voith.com
Voith Provides Propulsion System for Another Wind Turbine Installation Vessel

 

PRZOOM - /newswire/ - Heidenheim, Germany, 2012/06/06 - The first A2SEA wind turbine installation vessel equipped with Voith Schneider Propellers and Voith Inline Thrusters is nearing completion - Voith.com. FSE: VO2A

   
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Manufacturing/Robotics Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

Voith has now been awarded the contract to outfit another vessel with this propulsion system. The new vessel with a crane capacity of 900 tons is scheduled to enter service in mid-2014.

A2SEA, based in Fredericia, Denmark, specializes in the installation of offshore wind turbines. After the "Sea Installer", the company has placed another order for an offshore vessel with the Chinese Cosco Shipyard Group Co. Ltd. As was the case with the "Sea Installer" which is nearing completion and will soon be transferred to Europe, Voith will provide the propulsion system for this new vessel.

The three Voith Schneider Propellers used as the main propulsion system for the newbuild have a propulsion power of 3 800 kW each. They ensure safe navigation, particularly so in dynamic positioning (DP) mode and during transits in extremely rough seas. In the bow area, the shipyard installs a VIT 2300 - 1500 Voith Inline Thruster with an input power of 1 500 kW. This thruster is the largest world-wide using the permanentmagnetic synchronous machine technology (RIM Drive). Compared to conventional transverse thrusters, the VIT stands out due to its extremely low noise emissions, very smooth running and low vibrations. As the entire propulsion system is very compact, it can also be mounted in very limited installation spaces.

The "Sea Installer" and the recently ordered vessel are virtually identical. The difference is in crane capacity: While the crane of the "Sea Installer" has been designed for 800 tons, the crane of the new vessel can move 100 tons more, i.e. a total of 900 tons. The vessel is thus able to provide the wind energy sector with even bigger offshore wind turbines. With an overall length of 132 meters, a breadth of 39 meters and a total capacity of 5 000 tons, the newbuild is scheduled to enter service in mid-2014. It is capable of carrying 60 staff as well as eight to ten complete wind turbines.

Voith (voith.com) sets standards in the markets energy, oil & gas, paper, raw materials and transportation & automotive. Founded in 1867, Voith employs more than 40 000 people, generates €5.6 billion in sales, operates in over 50 countries around the world and is today one of the biggest family-owned companies in Europe.

 
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Manufacturing/Robotics Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

Agency / Source: Voith GmbH

 
 

Availability: All Regions (Including Int'l)

 

Traffic Booster: [/] Quick PRZOOM - Press & Newswire Visibility Checker

 

Distribution / Indexing: [+] / [Company listed above is a registered member of our network. Content made possible by PRZOOM / PRTODAY indexing services]

 
 
# # #
 
 
  Your Banner Ad showing on ALL
Manufacturing/Robotics articles,
CATCH Visitors via Your Competitors Announcements!


Voith Provides Propulsion System for Another Wind Turbine Installation Vessel

Company website links NOT available to basic submissions
It is OK to republish and/or LINK any newswire for any legitimate media purpose as long as you name PRZOOM - Press & Newswire and LINK as the source.
 
  For more information, please visit:
Is this your article? Activate ALL web links by Upgrading to Press Release PREMIUM Plan Now!
Voith AG |
Contact: Press Office - Voith.com 
 
PRZOOM / PRTODAY - Newswire Today disclaims any content contained in this article. If you need/wish to contact the company who published the current release, you will need to contact them - NOT us. Issuers of articles are solely responsible for the accuracy of their content. Our complete disclaimer appears here.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Issuance, publication or distribution of this press release in certain jurisdictions could be subject to restrictions. The recipient of this press release is responsible for using this press release and the information herein in accordance with the applicable rules and regulations in the particular jurisdiction. This press release does not constitute an offer or an offering to acquire or subscribe for any Voith GmbH securities in any jurisdiction including any other companies listed or named in this release.

Manufacturing/Robotics via RSSAdd NewswireToday - PRZOOM Headline News to FeedBurner
Find who RetweetFollow @NewswireTODAY



Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!




Read Latest Press Releases From Voith GmbH / Company Profile


Read Manufacturing/Robotics Most Recent Related Press Releases:

LANXESS Virkon S Proven to Kill Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza Strains
BASF to Offer Tailor-made Product Innovation At European Coatings Show
Nexans to Drive Sustainable Transportation At its Annual Technical Conference
Tripp Lite Introduces A New Series of Pre-assembled 40 Gb to 10 Gb Breakout Fiber Patch Panels
Borealis and Asmidal Sign Memorandum of Understanding to Jointly Evaluate Opportunities for Melamine Production in Algeria
SCHOTT’s New Ultra-Thin Glass is the Thinnest, Toughest, Most Eco-Friendly Glass for Consumer Electronics
Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence Supplies PTB with Leitz PMM-G
Atlas Copco Completes Acquisition of Chinese Self-pierce Riveting Solutions Business
SCHOTT Introduces Superior X-ray Imaging with SCHOTT’s Fiber Optic Faceplates and BOROFLOAT® Glass
PPG Wins Big At 2016 SEMA Show PPG-painted Cars, Trucks Capture Major Awards

Boost Your Social Network
& Crowdfunding Campaigns


LIFETIME SOCIAL MEDIA WALL
 
NewswireToday Celebrates 10 Years in Business
Find business coaching, life coaching, executive coaching and corporate coaching, best selling coaching books, ...



PREMIUM Members


Visit  La Bella Bakery Artisan Bakery Arizona

Visit  BizJobs.com

Visit  JobsWare.com







 
  ©2016 PRZOOM — Limelon Advertising, Co.
Home | About PRZOOM | Advertise/Pricing | Contact | Investors | Privacy/TOS | Sitemap | FRANCAIS
newswire, PR free press releases distribution service magazines engine news alert newsroom press room breaking news public relations articles company news alerts newswiredistribution ezine bizentrepreneur biznewstoday digital business report market search pr firms agencies reports distri-bution today investor relation successful internet entrepreneur newswire distribution prtoday.com freenewswiredistribution asianewstoday bizwiretoday USA pr UK today