The limiting factor for lakes is always the canal that leads there, for both merchant ships and icebreakers. There are innovative solutions available which allows to achieve the best performance for lakes and for sea areas. Icebreaking in ports has also important issues. Aker Arctic consider Ship operations and the environmental conditions when designing the ships.
Register for our webinar and listen to our experts discuss ship operations and what needs to be considered when specifying a ship for operation in low temperatures and icy conditions such as Great Lakes in North America or lakes in Sweden. We will also share our experience from working under loose bow Saimaa for Finland inland waters.