World’s first hydrogen tug in Germany with ESS from EST-Floattech

 A zero-emission, hybrid hydrogen and battery tug that is capable of pushing a 1,400 metric ton loaded barge from Berlin to Hamburg has just been developed. It seemed impossible at first, but a German consortium led by Gerd Holbach, a professor at Technischen Universität Berlin (TU Berlin),...

Gothenburg gets it’s first electric ferry – ESS by EST

Next in line in the electrification of ferry traffic is the Elvy, owned by Västtrafik. Two battery packs (each 504 kWh) of our DNV-GL approved Green Orca 1050 are installed. Elvy is ready for operation and will sail on the Göta River, transferring passengers in...

Henkelhausen Hybrid Passenger Vessel
EST-Floattech on board Battery Hybrid Passenger Vessel in Potsdam

Weisse Flotte Potsdam has commissioned Schiffswerft Bolle to build a battery-hybrid inland passenger excursion vessel. EST-Floattech will provide the lithium battery packs for the ship, which is expected to be launched early in the second quarter of 2019. The hybrid vessel, christened ‘Schwielowsee’, will be equipped...

Battery Hybrid Sendo Liner
First battery hybrid inland barge sails emission-free

Sendo Liner will sail through Rotterdam, Amsterdam, and Friesland using EST-Floattech lithium batteries. It will be the first inland barge that can sail without emissions for longer periods of time, thanks to the battery pack. The Sendo Liner, a 110 x 11.45-meter inland barge developed by...

Ekofish hybrid fishing vessel
Batteries on board the Netherlands’ most sustainable fishing vessel

Ekofish Group, a family firm from the fishing village of Urk that focuses on sustainable fishery, has set the goal of building the most sustainable fishing vessel possible. In order to realise that goal, the company has selected both Pon Power and EST-Floattech as suppliers....

Bijlsma Wartena Scheldestroom
Succesful launch of third MPV-30 Scheldestroom for Rijkswaterstaat

Right on schedule, the Scheldestroom - the third multi-purpose vessel developed and built by Bijlsma Wartena for Rijkswaterstaat - slid down the slipway on the morning of Friday, 2 November 2018. All of the parties involved in the vessel’s construction were in attendance for the...

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Fjord Maritime chooses for EST-Floattech’s Energy Storage

The Norwegian company Fjord Maritime recently signed several contracts for the power supply for different fish farms. EST-Floattech is honoured to supply the battery power for the latest innovative energy supply concept launched by Fjord Maritime, the Fjord Hybrid®. Booming Aquaculture in Norway As the aquaculture industry...

Hybrid Feeding Barge
Hybrid Feeding Barge for BlueDay Technology

BlueDay Technology has asked EST-Floattech to supply and install Battery Energy Storage for Grieg Seafood ASA’s hybrid feeding barge   Greening and Sustainable Fish Farming “Up until now, the industry has been focusing on electric vessels, but Blueday and Grieg Seafood will now be greening fish farming assets...

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