We are continuously strengthening our portfolio of electric, digital and connected solutions that maximize the potential of ferries and ultimately enable more sustainable operations. With Azipod® propulsion we empower more shipowners to improve the performance of their vessels while lowering environmental impact.
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Safety and reliability
Superior maneuverability and vessel control with sustainable technology from bridge to propeller.
Second to none hydrodynamic efficiency of the Azipod® propulsion unit system combined with the flexibility of electrical power plant.
Immediate access to expert knowledge and support from our global service network through digital and connected solutions, despite your operational area.
ABB will supply complete power, automation and propulsion solutions for three hybrid-electric passenger and car ferries to operate in the Baltic Sea.
ABB’s comprehensive shore connection solution will allow Tallink shuttle vessel Megastar to plug into the local grid for quiet and emission-free overnight layovers in the Port of Tallinn.
ABB’s Global Segment Manager for Ferries, Palemia Field, discusses the trends shaping the ferry industry and the technologies that can help shape a more sustainable future.
Demand for Azipod® propulsion continues to grow in the global ferry industry, building on success from early installations and inspired by commitments from shipowners dedicated to moving passengers and vehicles in the greenest possible way on the water.
In a repeat order for ABB, a new passenger and car ferry MyStar will join the growing number of vessels to benefit from sustainability and efficiency gains enabled by ABB Ability™ Marine Advisory System – OCTOPUS
ABB’s Azipod® propulsion for the much-anticipated ferry Viking Glory will provide maneuverability benefits for which the system is renowned, plus the fuel efficiency to match Viking Line’s environmental objectives
ABB Marine & Ports latest shore connection technology is ensuring that calls by the passenger ferry Viking XPRS at Estonia’s Port of Tallinn are made quietly, efficiently and emissions-free
ABB to supply electric, digital and connected solutions for P&O Ferries’ two new vessels, including Azipod® propulsion and energy storage, cutting fuel consumption by one ton per return trip across the English Channel
ABB has been selected by American shipbuilding company Vigor Fab LLC as the hybrid-electric propulsion and energy storage system provider for the newest additions to the Washington State Ferry fleet, setting the largest U.S. ferry system on course for zero-emission operations.
ABB’s situational awareness solution, ABB Ability™ Marine Pilot Vision, will allow MS Finlandia to enhance safety during maneuvering and docking.
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