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Strategic and Technical Partners

In order to develop and offer a range of renewable energy systems for shipping, Eco Marine Power works with a number of strategic partners in several countries. These companies are proven technology innovators with a keen interest in developing greener, more sustainable shipping designs and low emission marine power systems.

Please note for details of our sales & support partners please follow this link

 

Eco Marine Power and Strategic Partners at Exhibition
KEI System, The Furukawa Battery Company & Eco Marine Power at the Electric & Hybrid Marine World Expo.

 

Strategic Partners

 

kei_logoKEI System Co., Ltd. is an Osaka (Japan) based developer of a range of type approved control and computers systems used in the shipping industry including the KEI 3240 Valve Control System. KEI is working with Eco Marine Power to develop control systems for wind and solar power solutions for ships including the computer based control system for the Aquarius wind & solar power system.

KEI also undertakes development work into such areas as real time control systems used for monitoring, instrumentation and control applications both for marine and land use. KEI System Website.

 

teramoto_main_logoTeramoto Iron Works Co., Ltd. has been committed to the manufacture of crane components and lifting gear since its establishment in 1934 in Onomichi, one of the last remnants of old Setouchi. Based on our unrivalled accumulation of technology and expertise, we maintain a justified pride in our ability to respond to the full range of customer requirements.

Our unchanging aim is the high customer appraisal of our thorough control of quality, processes, and costs within a firm and ordered business environment. Teramoto Iron Works Website

 

fb_banner_large_640x71The Furukawa Battery Co., Ltd. is a leading manufacturer of storage batteries and electrical machinery in Japan and internationally. Furukawa Battery products include batteries for use in cars, motorcycles, electric vehicles, trains, aircraft, telecommunications, ships, renewable energy applications and spacecraft.

Furukawa Battery was established in 1950 and it addition to its head office in Yokohama the company has a number of manufacturing facilities located both in Japan and in S.E. Asia. The Furukawa Battery Co., Ltd. has been certified to ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 quality standards.  For more information please visit the Furukawa Battery Furukawa Battery Website.

 

ohori_capital_logoOhori Capital Pty. Ltd. is a business advisory and investment company that invests in small to medium sized enterprises both in Australia and Japan. Ohori Capital also provides support services to companies in such areas as business partner searches, project management, marketing, sales support and business planning.

The company focuses on investments related to green and renewable energy technologies and is a shareholder in Eco Marine Power plus provides system design and administrative support for the Aquarius, Tonbo and Medaka projects. The Managing Director of Ohori Capital, Greg Atkinson, is a Director of Eco Marine Power and is based in Fukuoka, Japan. Ohori Capital Website.

 

Technical Partners

 

solbian_logoSolbian Energie Alternative Srl was founded in 2009, following the success among professional sailors of the innovative SolbianFlex photovoltaic module developed in 2006 in collaboration with the CNR for Giovanni Soldini's Class 40. A product that combines high-efficiency monocrystalline cells laminated with special thin, light plastic polymers with high chemical and mechanical resilience.

The company's goal is to produce innovative photovoltaic panels in order to expand the scope of their applicability to sectors where lightweight, flexibility and efficiency are fundamental requirements. The characteristics of these flexible photovoltaic panels allow the production of energy from the sun, wherever there is a need, even in extreme conditions: marine, electric mobility, motorhomes and in special building-integrated architectural situations. Solbian Website.

 

 

Join with Us!

 

We are interested in forming new strategic alliances with companies interested in working with us in areas such as technology development, manufacturing and sales & marketing. Please contact us for more details.

We are now also seeking additional strategic investors. Please see our Investor Information page for more details.

 
         
 

 
 
 
 
 
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Electric & Hybrid Marine World Expo 2016 Exhibitor Interview

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Hybrid marine power solutions save fuel, reduce pollution and are cost effective. Eco Marine Power is at the forefront of developing low emission & fuel efficient solutions for shipping and has a range of innovative technologies available now. Our computer systems also provide a control interface between renewable energy & other power systems on-board ships.
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Eco Marine Power is at the forefront of developing and supplying innovative marine renewable energy technologies for shipping which harness the power of the sun & wind. These solutions include our Aquarius MRE System, EnergySail & Aquarius Marine Solar Power which reduce fuel consumption, lower noxious gas emissions and deliver cost benefits.

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The Aquarius Management and Automation System or Aquarius MAS is a cost effective alarm handling, monitoring, process handling and data logging platform suitable for a wide range of ships. The system is based upon the reliable and robust KEI 3240 Data Logger and is class approved. The Aquarius MAS can also monitor fuel use & calculate vessel emissions.

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Finding the right solar, wind, electric or hybrid marine power solution can be a daunting task so Eco Marine Power works with shipyards and ship owners to help them find the best system for their needs. EMP also developments low emission & sustainable shipping concepts and designs using marine renewable energy technologies & advanced computer systems.
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