Our mission

To catalyse decarbonation and enhance performance of the shipping industry by delivering an outperforming wind propulsion system that optimizes shipping’s costs and CO2 emissions.

CONTEXT

%

of world trade is carried by the international shipping industry

World trade to double

CO2
Shipping’s CO2 emission to increase to 17% of the world CO2 emission by 2050

Regulations are enforced by International Maritime Organization

A

2020 Sulphur Cap

0,5% (from 3,5%) MGO price to double

A

2030

-40% CO2 reduction*

A

2050

-70% CO2 reduction*

*Requirement per unit compared to 2008 level

Wind propulsion necessary part of the answer

Levers to reduce emission

Percentage of emission savings

Alternative Fuels

Emission saving devices

 

Fuel saving devices

Energy saving devices

Alternative Devices

Wind propulsion system

Up to 3%


Emission saving devices

Up to 10%


Energy saving devices

Up to 45%


Wind propulsion systems

Shipping as the most efficient freight industry, yet polluting

HISTORY

From winning the America’s Cup to first industrial contract.

2010
America’s cup Winner

Wingsail designed for BMW Oracle Racing, Winner of the 33rd America’s cup in 2010.

2018-2019
Industrial demonstrator

OW 3.2 (32m²)

Energy Observer, a Zero CO2 emission ship, sailing successfully for 18 months across the seas.

2016
Prototype

OW 2.1 (21m²)

Development in collaboration with Ademe.
Extensive testing in 2017.

2020
Decarbonation of maritime transport

OW 3.6.3 (363m²)

Canopee, the 1st modern wind powered ship dedicated to Ariane 6.
121m long ship equipped with 4 Oceanwings.

2010
America’s cup Winner

Wingsail designed for BMW Oracle Racing, Winner of the 33rd America’s cup in 2010.

2016
Prototype

OW 2.1 (21m²)

Development in collaboration with Ademe.
Extensive testing in 2017.

2018-2019
Industrial demonstrator

OW 3.2 (32m²)

Energy Observer, a Zero CO2 emission ship, sailing successfully for 18 months across the seas.

2020
Decarbonation of maritime transport

OW 3.6.3 (363m²)

Canopee, the 1st modern wind powered ship dedicated to Ariane 6.
121m long ship equipped with 4 Oceanwings.

Our team

Marc Van
Peteghem

Chairman

Ludovic
Gérard

CEO

Romain
Grandsart

CBO

Karim
Eido

COO

Nicolas
Sdez

CTO