Company news at Becker Marine Systems
On this webpage we present a selection of five recent orders of Becker Manoeuvring Systems, Energy-Saving Device or Alternative Energies.
Order: Becker Twist Rudder
18th October 2017
Becker Twist Rudder for Japanese ferry
Becker Marine Systems is proud to have been awarded its first order from Minaminippon Shipbuilding of Oita, Japan. The rudder order is for a domestic passenger ferry which is of the same design as Becker was involved already at Kanda Shipbuilding and MHI Shimonoseki. The new order is going to be the fifth and sixth newbuilding of this design and will be equipped with a high-performance Becker Twist Rudder.
Order: Becker Flap Rudders Twisted
20th August 2017
Becker Flap Rudders Twisted for four Ethylene Carriers
The Norwegian ship owner Solvang ASA recently ordered four 21,000 cbm Ethylene Carriers at Hyundai Mipo Dockyard, deliveries are scheduled for the first and second quarters of 2019. The vessels will be equipped with well proven Becker Flap Rudders Twisted which will ensure great manoeuvring performance in sailing as well as in harbour conditions. In combination with the twisted leading edge these rudders will also help to reduce vessels’ emissions to comply with todays and future environmental regulations.
Order: Becker Schilling® TT Rudders
14th July 2017
Newest Odfjell 49k dwt Chemical Tankers with Becker Schilling® TT Rudders
Odfjell SE and Hudong-Zhonghua Shipbuilding have selected Becker Schilling® Twisted Trailing Edge Rudders for a ship series of modern chemical tankers. The vessels with 49,000 dwt are among the largest stainless steel chemical tankers in the world. The Schilling® TT Rudders, all equipped with an optimised rudder bulb, were selected in order to reach the best propulsion efficiency in combination with best manoeuvrability. Additional to a firm order of four tankers for oil products and chemicals there have been signed four options. The first vessel is expected to be delivered in June 2019.
Order: Becker Rudders
20th June 2017
Becker Rudders for ASENAV Arctic Passenger Vessel
ASENAV Chile has placed an order with Becker Marine Systems to deliver a complete manoeuvring package for the newbuilding of the Arctic Passenger Vessel "Magellan Explorer". The 100-passenger vessel has a length of 90.7 m, breadth of 16.2 m and a draft of 4.3 m, classified with Polar Class PC6. Becker has offered a package solution for the twin screw vessel including a complete RAM type steering gear package from Canadian JASTRAM Engineering Vancouver. The ordered twin Becker Rudder system is of full spade design with an enhanced-lift hollow/mixed profile and will have a size of 4 sqm each.
Order: Becker Flap Rudder
10th May 2017
Becker Flap Rudder for megayacht newbuilding
Besides being a leading supplier for global commercial shipping Becker Marine Systems once again strengthened their position in the challenging market of manoeuvring systems for megayachts: Dutch shipyard De Vries Makkum has ordered a 5 sqm Becker Flap Rudder with Closed Linkage (Heracles) for a megayacht newbuilding with a length of 110.0 m.