Archives for 2022

Zero-emission Service Operation Vessel (SOV)

ICE has developed a Service Operation Vessel design suitable for emission free operations and cost-effective maintenance of offshore wind farms. The concept uses a battery-powered propulsion system designed to be recharged using offshore charging stations. ICE WS-90-SOV is designed to…

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ICE Exhibiting at Posidonia 2022

ICE will again be exhibiting at the upcoming Posidonia 2022 in Athens. Mr Coen Landa, Business Development Director of ICE Marine Design said: “ICE will have three representatives at the trade show. We are looking forward to discussing ICE’s designs…

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UK Clients Visiting ICE

ICE had the pleasure of a recent 2-day visit of a combined delegation from the Ferguson Marine (Port Glasgow) Limited (FMPG) shipyard and Caledonian Maritime Assets Ltd (CMAL). Since 2020, ICE has been providing technical assistance to help FMPG correct…

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ICE Hosting Industry Meeting

ICEPRONAV Engineering hosted in May the quarterly meeting of the Romanian Shipbuilders Association (ANCONAV) – the first in-person association meeting since the outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic. ICEPRONAV is one of the founding members of ANCONAV, which represents the Romanian…

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More WTI Vessel Design Work for ICE

ICE has recently performed modification design work for its long-standing Norwegian client Fred. Olsen Windcarrier for the “Brave Tern” – one of its Gusto 9000 type jack-up wind turbine installation vessels. The work performed included: Detail design and fabrication for…

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ICE Attending Danish Maritime Fair

ICE Marine Design’s Business Development Director, Coen Landa, recently attended the Danish Maritime Fair – a maritime exhibition that ran concurrently in Copenhagen with the World Maritime Technology Conference. There he assisted Bluewater Engineering Ltd – the inventors and promoters…

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Belcan Visiting ICE

Mr Eddie Chambers visited ICE in Galati to explore potential cooperation between ICE and Belcan, a large US-based multi-industry engineering company with extensive involvement in the UK, focused on detail design of naval vessels. Some 15 years ago, Mr Chambers…

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Increasing Marine Design Activity

With the lifting of Covid-related restrictions in many countries, opportunities to meet face-to-face with customers have improved. ICE recently participated in the NorShipping trade show in Oslo, which was held after several postponements and cancellations and was very well attended….

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ICE Providing World-class Simulation Service

State-of-the-art simulation technology using powerful computer software has for many years been part of the service offered by ICE to solve challenging problems related to ship design. So far this year, ICE has performed a simulation analysis contract for a…

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ICE Chairman Meeting the Norwegian Ambassador

Steinar Draegebo, ICE Group’s Chairman and Chief Executive, took advantage of his recent visit to Romania to meet HE Siri Barry, the Norwegian Ambassador and brief her about ICE and the Group’s long-standing relationship with Norwegian customers. In addition to…

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ICE Strengthens its Group Financial Function

ICE has engaged Mike Hennessy as Financial Advisor, based at the Group’s head office in Douglas, Isle of Man. Mike has a wealth of senior financial experience gained from a career in international banking, spanning more than 25 years. He…

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Rauma Marine Constructions Visiting ICE

Last month, ICE hoisted the Finnish flag to welcome Mr Jyrki Heinimaa, President & CEO and Mr Mika Laurilehto, Chief Sales Officer from Rauma Marine Constructions Oy (RMC), Finland. They discussed upcoming projects, were briefed on ICE’s resources and capabilities,…

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SKYTUG Undergoes Successful Tests

As a key partner in the SKYTUG Design team, ICE recently arranged successful towing tank tests of the proposed catamaran hull. The purpose of the tests was to compare and validate the CFD results, and to observe the overall behaviour…

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ICE Kids – Future Naval Architects

Thank you to all the children who participated in our recent virtual “Build a Wind-Powered Boat” competition.  It is very encouraging to see that so many younger members of our wider ICE family have such an appreciation of the importance of sustainability. And…

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