Watch: The Wind Hybrid Coaster – ECO FLETTNER

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A new generation of motor-rotor-sailing ships is currently being developed especially for short sea trade. 15 partners are cooperating to implement a lightweight design of a wind sail system with aerodynamic rotors for small coasters.

Watch: Liverpool2 Passes Major Construction Milestone

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Construction at the new £300million ($500million) container terminal being built at the Port of Liverpool has reached an advanced stage. Work to reclaim 12 hectares of land has passed the first stage with further infilling due to take place over the summer.