Steerprop adds to azimuth propulsor rangeTaken from: Passenger Ship Technology Spring 2012
Steerprop is continuing to evolve its azimuth propulsor series, increasing both speed and power. Based in Rauma, Finland, the company now has the technology available to deliver up to 20MW per unit, which will make products highly attractive for applications such as cruise ships.
The Steerprop dual-end contra-rotating propeller (CRP) design offers high efficiency, particularly at speeds above 25 knots, combined with very low levels of vibration, cavitation and noise. It is based on a simple, ro....Please login to read the rest of this story
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