C-Job completes design of wind-assisted Flettner Freighter

Rotor Sails are deck-mounted rotating cylinders that utilise the Magnus effect to create a propulsive thrust

C-Job Naval Architects has delivered the design for a wind-assisted general cargo vessel to Dutch shipping company Switijnk Shipping. The 8,500 DWT vessel will be equipped with two Norsepower Rotor Sails that will supplement the main engines and is expected to achieve fuel savings of approximately 14 per cent.

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