Aeolus Energy with agreement on SOV design to ULSTEIN - first Jones Act compliant offshore wind vessel
Florida based Aeolus Energy Inc. awarded Ulstein the design contract to develop the first ever Jones Act compliant offshore wind Service Operations Vessel (SOV). Based on Ulstein’s proven SX195 design, a customized version will be developed meeting the specific requirements of Aeolus Energy and US Coast Guard.
SunStone Ships orders second expedition cruise vessel from Ulstein
In 2017, Ulstein Design & Solutions AS announced their first design and equipment contract on an X-BOW expedition cruise vessel for ship owner SunStone Ships. The contract included nine options, and the first option has now been declared.
Statements from X-BOW users
With statements like ‘amazing experience’ and’ 'I’ll never again work on any other type of vessel in winter’ being stated by crews on X-BOW® vessels, it is hard to ignore the impact this hull innovation has had since it first appeared in 2005.
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The ship designers in Ulstein share a mission of innovation; to challenge the established truth and to come up with new solutions that enhance the customers` value.Read how they do it
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"The X-STERN met all our expectations. It is amazing to see a vessel going backwards in bad weather without slamming and having spray on deck."X-STERN®
The X-STERN and X-BOW are two major innovations from Ulstein, improving seakeeping and safety.Innovations