Hull, foils and diverging CTV designs: Part One

Screenshot 2023-11-15 092748

Wind farm decarbonisation has been hitting the headlines, but electrifying a standard crew transfer vessel won’t yield the needed endurance, so some are returning to the drawing board.

Batteries don’t quite cut the mustard yet for crew transfer vessels, although developments are continuing apace. In the meantime, designers are assessing other changes they can make to their vessels.

This is premium content

Already a member? SIGN IN now


Sign up for FREE to continue this article…

It only takes a minute to sign up for a free account, and you’ll get to enjoy:

  • Weekly newsletters providing valuable news and information on the commercial marine sector
  • Access to the Maritime Journal Industry Database
  • Monthly Maritime Journal Magazine (Restricted digital edition)
  • Website access (3 standard news articles per month)

Get access and more free content sign up today

Does your organisation require more access? Upgrade to a subscription and enjoy unlimited news and additional features.