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Meet Hull Vane!

This is the calendar of the conferences and exhibitions we will attend in 2016.  We are looking forward to meeting you at one of these events. In case you have any questions, or want to arrange a meeting, please contact us. Green Ship Technology Conference (general),...

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Hull Vane wins Maritime Innovation Award 2015

This 2nd of November, the Dutch Maritime Awards Gala took place in a former submarine construction hall in the port of Rotterdam. During the event, the Maritime Innovation Award (MIA) was awarded to the best innovation in the Dutch maritime industry. This year, Hull...

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The Hull Vane® saves 12.5% on Holland Class OPVs

This was the question asked by the DMO (Defence Materiel Organisation) of the Royal Netherlands Navy. A CFD study was done to find the answer. Based on the operational speed profile and the power curve of the ship, it was determined that the most fuel is consumed per...

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Hull Vane nominated for Maritime Innovation Award 2015

Out of eleven submissions, Hull Vane has been retained as one of the four finalists for the Maritime Innovation Award with its energy saving device the Hull Vane®. On 4 September 2015, all innovations will be presented in detail to the jury. The winner will be...

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Ship description of MY Alive in Maritime Holland Magazine

Maritime Holland published an extensive article on the 42 meter motoryacht Alive, the first superyacht to be equipped with a Hull Vane. The article describes the reasons why Heesen Yachts opted for the combination of Van Oossanen Naval Architects' patented Fast...

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Paper on trimaran yacht concept equipped with Hull Vane

On May 13th 2015 Hull Vane’s Project Manager Kasper Uithof presented a paper on the application of a Hull Vane on a 50 meter trimaran yacht. The paper was presented at the International Conference on the Design and Construction of Super and Mega Yachts in Genoa,...

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Hull Vane second in ‘Vernufteling’ Award election

We're proud to say that the Hull Vane® on 18 March, 'The Day of the Engineer', got the second place in the Dutch engineering award for ingenuity called "Vernufteling". The jury praised Van Oossanen for the Hull Vane® design as the substantial reduction of fuel...

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Green Ship Technology Conference 2015

Hull Vane BV will be in Copenhagen next week, 11 & 12 March 2015, for the Green Ship Technology Conference, organised by Informa Events. The Hull Vane® reduces emissions at the source, by reducing the resistance of a ship through the water. This reduction is even...

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Alive nominated for the World Superyachts Awards 2015

Van Oossanen Naval Architects is nominated with four yachts for the World Superyachts Awards 2015. Hull Vane BV is pleased to announce that among these yachts is the Alive, the first Hull Vane® equipped superyacht. The Hull Vane® consists of a foil positioned below...

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50m Fast Support Intervention Vessel in waves

In this video, the calculations in Computational Fluid Dynamic of the De Hoop 50 meter Fast Supply Intervention Vessel (FSIV) is visualized. On the left, the vessel is displayed without Hull Vane®. On the right, a Hull Vane® is included. In the middle, respectively...

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Hull Vane nominated for “Vernufteling”

The "Vernufteling" is an award for "ingenuity" which is given yearly to the engineering company with the most compelling innovation. With the Hull Vane, Van Oossanen Naval Architects are among the nine finalists hoping to lay claim on the top spot. The award will be...

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Hull Vane presented at HIPER conference

On Friday 5 December 2014, Hull Vane's project manager Kasper Uithof gave a presentation about the Hull Vane at the HIPER conference in Athens, Greece. HIPER is an international conference on High-Performance Marine Vehicles. In his presentation, Kasper explained the...

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