STADT’s electric propulsion tech to power NATO warships
Norway-based system integrator of electric propulsion STADT NAVAL has signed a contract to design and supply complete electric propulsion solutions for a series of new naval ships for a NATO country.
For the new navy vessels, STADT will have the role of a system integrator and will supply main electric elements such as Main Switchboards, AC Lean-drives and AC motors for Thrusters ad Main Propulsion , and Power Management System as a complete integrated solution.
The project will be executed together with STADT`s international partners, such as the French Schneider Electric.
“This agreement is a result of our long and persistent dedication to develop and supply noise-free electric propulsion technology suited for Naval and Commercial Vessels. The STADT Lean Propulsion technology has received exceptional good feedback from our existing customers world wide – both Naval and Commercial . This contract is a confirmation from a new NATO country that our technology meet and fulfil the strictest naval signature requirements” said CEO Hallvard Slettevoll at STADT NAVAL.
According to the firm, this contract is the biggest ever in STADT’s history. All further details are confidential due to strict non-disclosure terms agreed with the customer.