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The propulsor as a noise source

On seagoing vessels, propulsor systems cause two types of noise. There’s the noise you hear onboard the ship, called onboard noise. And then there’s the kind you hear underwater, also known as underwater radiated noise (URN).

In shipping, it’s not easy being green

In a competitive international shipping industry, it’s not easy to balance environmental concerns with business demands. But the world is changing, and something needs to be done.

Propulsion through the years

The propulsion business has experienced amazing innovations over the past several decades, and Aarno Niemi, Automation Manager at Steerprop,