Europort Rotterdam 2021: a good exhibition despite the health crisis
The Europort 2021 exhibition in Rotterdam has just ended and will remain a good vintage.
In fact, despite the health crisis, the exhibition recorded a higher attendance than expected.
Preview of the new HBE electric thruster
The Hydro-Armor event was the first public presentation of the new HBE thruster designed and manufactured by Hydro-Armor in Plouezoc’h.
It is an electro-hydraulic thruster type HBE 90, with the following characteristics:
- Power: 90 kW.
- Diameter of the propeller : 650 mm.
- Swivel and tilt.
The HBE thruster is based on technology developed by Hydro-Armor using a high efficiency electric motor, including a proven hydrostatic drive system.
The HBE thruster range will soon be available with power ratings from 30 to 250 kW.
Advantages of HBE marine electric propulsion
Hydro-Armor’s new HBE electric thruster offers the following key benefits:
Complete set in working order.
Easy to install on board for construction sites.
Very low noise level.
Power supply from battery pack and/or generator (in order to benefit from a hybrid mode).