Kongsberg to equip 10 new UASC owned ships

Kongsberg Maritime has secured contracts with a value of NOK 150 Million to deliver fully integrated navigation and automation systems for a series of 10 container vessels ordered by United Arab Shipping Company (UASC).

The five 14,000 TEU class and five 18,800 class vessels will be among the largest, most technologically advanced and environmentally friendly containerships ever built.

"We are proud that United Arab Shipping Company and Hyundai Heavy Industries selected the 'Full Picture' for these class leading and environmentally friendly vessels," comments Leif Kristian Weum, V.P Sales, Merchant Marine, Kongsberg Maritime AS. "Our integrated navigation and automation technology is used by a significant proportion of the vessels in the merchant Marine sector, and with substantial projects like this, we continue to increase our market share with the major shipbuilders and owners worldwide."

 

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