WASP (Ecoliner) – Dykstra Naval Architects

WASP (Ecoliner) – Dykstra Naval Architects

The WASP is a durable alternative for present day cargo ships. Sail propulsion is used to reduce fuel consumption and thereby cost and emissions. The ship is equipped with a hybrid propulsion system: in addition to sails, a propeller is also installed. By motor sailing, the ship is able to keep a schedule while the rig is used in the most efficient way. The WASP is a multipurpose cargo ship with the ability to load and unload cargo by herself since the masts can also be used as cranes. Operating in the North Atlantic, the WASP will make use of the trade winds.
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