Cleaner greener pilot boats for Forth Ports

Forth Ports new pilot boats

Source: Forth Ports

Forth Ports in the UK has placed an order for two newbuild clean green pilot boats which it will use to further decarbonise its fleet.

The pilot boats are 16.6 metres long and have an updated hull design and engines said to offer increased efficiency.

They are alt fuel ready and will be capable of operating on HVO fuel which could result in a C02 emission reduction of up to 90%.

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