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The unique Silverstream® System minimizes frictional resistance between the water and the hull surface, reducing fuel consumption and associated emissions.

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MT Amalienborg
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  • Air Lubrication for Cruise Ships - The Silverstream® System
  • Introducing the Silverstream® System
  • Air lubrication for shipping - Introducing the Silverstream® System
  • Norwegian Joy, Norwegian Cruise Line’s first custom-designed ship for the Chinese cruise market, was christened on 27th June 2017.
    Christening Ceremony of Norwegain Joy
  • Norwegian Joy, Norwegian Cruise Line’s first custom-designed ship for the Chinese cruise market, was christened on 27th June 2017.
    Christening Ceremony of Norwegian Joy
  • Wang Leehom, singer songwriter, music producer, actor and film director, performing at the christening ceremony of the Norwegian Joy.
    Christening Ceremony of Norwegian Joy
  • Norwegian Joy, Norwegian Cruise Line’s first custom-designed ship for the Chinese cruise market, was christened on 27th June 2017.
    Christening Ceremony of Norwegian Joy
  • Wang Leehom, singer songwriter, music producer, actor and film director, performs at the christening ceremony of the Norwegian Joy.
    Christening Ceremony of Norwegian Joy.
  • Christening ceremony of Norwegian Joy, Norwegian Cruise Line’s first custom-designed ship for the Chinese cruise market.
    Christening Ceremony of Norwegian Joy
  • Wang Leehom, singer songwriter, music producer, actor and film director, performs at the christening ceremony of the Norwegian Joy.
    Christening Ceremony of Norwegian Joy
  • Christening ceremony of Norwegian Joy, Norwegian Cruise Line’s first custom-designed ship for the Chinese cruise market.
    Christening ceremony of Norwegian Joy
  • Norwegian Joy, Norwegian Cruise Line’s first custom-designed ship for the Chinese cruise market, was christened on 27th June 2017.
    Christening Ceremony of Norwegian Joy
  • Christening ceremony of Norwegian Joy, Norwegian Cruise Line’s first custom-designed ship for the Chinese cruise market.
    Christening ceremony of Norwegian Joy
  • Christening ceremony of Norwegian Joy, Norwegian Cruise Line’s first custom-designed ship for the Chinese cruise market.
    Christening Ceremony of Norwegian Joy
  • Air Release Units welded into a ship's hull.
    Air Release Unit Under Hull
  • Compressors in factory awaiting despatch
    Compressors in factory awaiting despatch
  • Labelled Compressor in situ on an installation of the Silverstream® System.
    Labelled Compressor
  • Air release units en route to the shipyard
    Air release units en route to the shipyard
  • Steel air release units ready for despatch
    Steel air release units ready for despatch
  • Air release unit being loaded for shipping
    Air release unit being loaded for shipping
  • Completed air release unit leaving fabrication shop
    Completed air release unit leaving fabrication shop
  • Air release units ready for media blasting
    Air release units ready for media blasting
  • Class inspection of fabricated air release units
    Class Inspection of Air Release Units
  • During steaming of the vessel, air is released into the boundary layer under the hull
    Air is released under the hull
  • A layer of micro-bubbles lubricates the entire flat bottom of the hull.
    The Silverstream® System 'bubble carpet'
  • Still image from our 3D animation showing how the Silverstream® System works for cruise ships.
    Silverstream® System for Cruise Shipping
  • https://youtu.be/WzIXz0Zc-Io
    Introducing the Silverstream® System
  • Artist's Impression of Haven Observation Lounge, Deck 17
    Artist's Impression of Haven Observation Lounge, Deck 17
  • Artist's Impression of Observation Lounge, Deck 15 onboard the Norwegian Joy.
    Artist's Impression of Observation Lounge, Deck 15
  • Norwegian Joy featuring hull art by Chinese artist, Tan Ping
    Norwegian Joy Featuring Artwork By Tan Ping
  • Norwegian Joy en route to Eemshaven for sea trails.
    Norwegian Joy en route to sea trials in the Netherlands
  • The Norwegian Joy being floated from Meyer Werft, Pappenburg, March 2017.
    The Norwegian Joy being floated from Meyer Werft, Pappenburg, March 2017
  • The painted hull of the Norwegian Joy during building at Meyer Werft, Pappenburg.
    Norwegian Joy in Dry Dock at Meyer Werft, Papenburg
  • Silverstream® System Illustration courtesy of Shell Shipping & Trading
    Illustration of the Silverstream® System courtesy of Shell Shipping & Trading
  • Basic description of how the Silverstream® System works
    Description of how the Silverstream® System works
  • The Kelvin-Helmholtz Instability
    The Kelvin-Helmholtz Instability
  • The Silverstream® System in action.
    The Silverstream® System in action
  • The MT Amalienborg sets off to sea trials of the retrofitted Silverstream® System
    The MT Amalienborg sets off to sea trials
  • The Testing Team head on board for Shell sponsored sea trails of the first retrofit system.
    The Testing Team head on board
  • Noah Silberschmidt & Jorgen Clausen at Fayard's shipyard discussing the first commercial installation of the Silverstream® System.
    Noah Silberschmidt & Jorgen Clausen during retrofitting on the MT Amalienborg
  • The MT Amalienborg- the commercial installation of the Silverstream® System
    The MT Amalienborg
  • The MT Amalienborg- the commercial installation of the Silverstream® System
    The MT Amalienborg in dry dock