Maersk Tankers delays test project with giant sails

An ambitious project to save one-tenth of fuel by using 30 meter-high sails has been delayed, Maersk Tankers confirms to ShippingWatch. However, the carrier expects to install the sails soon.

In collaboration with Norsepower, ETI and Shell Shipping & Maritime, Maersk Tankers is going to install two rotor sails on board an LR2 tanker vessel. Photo: Maersk Tankers/Norsepower

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