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HSVA News Archive

July 2017

MARIC Training in HYKAT

As a part of the cooperation the first training of MARIC staff members has taken place in June 2017.
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July 2017

Successful proof of drag reduction through “artificial dolphin skin”

HSVA and three partner institutions conducted the research project FLIPPER with the aim to develop a drag-reducing bionic hull coating…
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June 2017

ORIC and HSVA sign Long-Term Strategic Cooperation Agreement

In May 2017 the CIMC Ocean Engineering Design & Research Institute (ORIC) in Shanghai, China, and HSVA signed a Long-Term Strategic Cooperation Agreement.
With this agreement ORIC and HSVA continue and foster their cooperation, which started in the year 2010. Both partners look forward to join forces in the upcoming new projects.
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May 2017

ProEis free-of-charge Workshop

On September 26th, 2017 a free-of-charge workshop on ship efficiency depending on ship and propeller design of ice-going ships will take place in the course of the German funded research project ProEis – “Influence of the ship’s hull design on the propulsion efficiency and the loads on the propeller influenced by ice” at the Empire River Side Hotel in Hamburg.
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