First full electric freefall lifeboat order

Verhoef freefall lifeboat, type FL50-NS-EP (electric propulsion)

Dutch lifeboat manufacturer Verhoef has been awarded the first contract for the delivery of aluminium freefall lifeboats with electric propulsion on behalf of the Valhall Flank West project in Norway.

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