Liebherr and Sandfirden Technics, the Dutch gen-set supplier, have entered into partnership for the development of hybrid ship propulsion systems.
Within the framework of this cooperation, the Dutch company will assume the role of the primary point of contact for customers, and provide a complete one-stop solution.
As a part of the agreement, Liebherr will provide complete propulsion systems starting from 200kW power per drive and including generators, electric motors, switchgear, frequency converter technology and the complete Power Management System to supply the drives.
A control panel with display of the system-relevant information and an electric storage unit will round off the offer.
Sandfirden Technics is a specialist in diesel and gas gen-sets, with a long tradition in the maritime industry.
Sandfirden’s Marine Equipment Division supplies dredging, short sea shipping, inland shipping, fishery and offshore industries.