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ICE Joins Call to Action for Shipping Decarbonization

The ICE Marine Design Group has become a signatory of the “Call to Action for Shipping Decarbonization” initiative launched in conjunction with the U.N. General Assembly on 22 September. It will be delivered to world governments ahead of COP26, the UN’s Climate Change Conference being held this autumn in Glasgow, Scotland. The Call to Action was developed by a multi-stakeholder ...
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ICE to Develop a Wind-Powered Ocean Tug

Bluewater Engineering has contracted ICE for concept development of the SKYTUG (www.skytug.co.uk), an innovative class of vessels designed for ocean towing of slow-moving cargo ships. Incorporating Bluewater’s patent-pending technology to deploy and control large kite arrays, SKYTUGs will effectively convert high-altitude wind power into a sea-level towing force. By using that force instead of the towed ships’ own propulsion machinery ...
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UK Clients Visiting ICE Design Office

In August, a relaxation of UK’s COVID-19 travelling restrictions added Romania on the so-called “green list” of countries from which travellers with valid vaccinations no longer would need to quarantine upon arrival in the UK. As a result, ICE had the pleasure of a 2-day visit of a delegation from Ferguson Marine (Port Glasgow) Limited, the first client to physically ...
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Zero-emission Ferries Successfully Completed

ICE is pleased that the construction and trials of both 72-metre Amherst Islander II and the 99-metre Wolfe Islander IV ferries were successfully completed. The vessels recently sailed from the shipbuilder Damen Shipyards Galati to Constanta, for onwards transportation to Canada onboard a heavy-lift semi-submersible transport vessel. ICE is proud to have been supporting Serco Canada Marine in this prestigious ...
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