Interesting Facts

We optimised the EasyMax multi-purpose, ice-class vessel’s hull design. The aim was to improve propeller inflow and reduce resistance. 

The three-month project resulted in an 11% reduction in resistance, earning the EasyMax vessels the highly coveted Maritime Innovation Award in 2017 – its efficiency being a deciding factor for the jury.

Project details

Builder: Royal Wagenborg / Royal Niestern Sander
Length: 150 meter
Type: Open Top Multi Purpose Vessel
Scope: Performance Optimisation using CFD
Year Launched: 2017