KNUD E. HANSEN has expertise and experience across the whole range of machinery, hull and hotel systems across all ship types. We are able to advise in design, engineering, conversion, optimisation, regulatory compliance and safety, as well as practical operations and training.
Participation in research projects and our portfolio of vessel integrated Safe-Reliable-Efficient systems demonstrates our commitment to fulfilling the requirements of owners operating in today’s market with its emphasis on managing high fuel costs and increasing environmental constraints.
- Machinery Solutions
To meet our clients’ newbuilding and refit requirements we customise solutions in the following areas:
- Main propulsion
- Auxiliary power
- Machinery service systems & equipment
- Ships’ service systems
- Refrigeration systems
- Tanker and gas carrier cargo pumps and systems
- Steering gears
- Bow thrusters, stabilisers & stabilising systems
- Cargo equipment
We frequently carry out pre-purchase or charter surveys on behalf of owners or investment groups. These normally begin with a pre-survey of a vessel’s electronic documentation and are completed with a comprehensive, onboard survey and a full report.
We have undertaken a variety of different training courses in recent years; including a number covering the fundamentals of ships’ systems and others addressing maritime manufacturers market potential awareness. Other courses can be tailored to meet the specific requirements of an individual client.