Saab to Modernize German Navy’s F123 Frigates

Saab has signed a contract with the German Federal Office of Bundeswehr Equipment, Information Technology and In-Service Support (BAAINBw), and has received an order to deliver and integrate new naval radars and fire control directors for and in the German Navy’s Frigates of the Brandenburg-Class (F123). The contract includes a new combat management system in order to completely overhaul the…

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MAN 175D Hybrid-Propulsion Packages for Indonesian Navy Minehunters

February 10, 2021 – German yard, Abeking & Rasmussen, has announced that it has begun the construction of two minehunting vessels for the Indonesian Navy. Each vessel will feature a complete MAN hybrid propulsion package, with: 2 × MAN 12V175D-MM engines delivering 2,220 kW at 1,900 rpm an MAN Alpha CPP twin screw-propeller system including Alphatronic 3000 propulsion-control system for efficient…

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LR to class new Multi-Role Ships for German Government

April 21, 2020 – The German Federal Waterways and Shipping Administration awarded this complex project to ABEKING & RASMUSSEN Schiffs- und Yachtwerft SE. The shipbuilders, in agreement with Bundesanstalt für Wasserbau BAW, appointed LR as the classification society for two new 95 meter Multi-Role Ships. These next generation vessels will be capable of performing a number of tasks, such as…

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Rolls-Royce Propulsion for New German Coast Guard Ships

March 31, 2020 – Rolls-Royce is supplying the gas-shielded propulsion system for two new multi-purpose vessels to keep them operational even under difficult conditions. In future, the 95-m special ships will be called out on the North and Baltic Seas to deal with accidents, fires or unable-to-maneuver vessels. They are being built for the German Federal Waterway and Shipping Administration…

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