Kongsberg to provide Grimaldi with green power
The supplier has been awarded contracts with Nanjing Jinling Shipyard of China to deliver hybrid systems to 9 ro-ro ordered by the Italian Group
Kongsberg Maritime has been awarded contracts – worth NOK 400 million and including an option for 3 vessels increasing the total value to NOK 500 million - with Nanjing Jinling Shipyard Co., China to deliver power and hybrid systems 9 ro-ro ordered by Grimaldi Group of Italy.
Due for delivery from 2020, the GG5G Grimaldi Green 5th Generation advanced new vessels will be 238 meters long, with a beam of 34 meters and of 64,000 GT to transport 7,800 linear meters of rolling units equal to 500 trailers. The contract scope for the vessels includes supply and integration of large battery systems, shaft generators, frequency converters and energy management systems; deliveries will start mid-2019 and are expected to be completed within 2022.