ABB announces the release of the 2023 edition of Generations, which focuses on the experts, companies, and solutions driving the maritime industry towards a more successful and sustainable future.
With this year’s theme, ‘Transforming Tomorrow’, Generations showcases the technological innovations, expertise, and concepts empowering change in shipping and beyond. It also highlights how ABB is drawing on its people, passion, and pedigree to support the transformation the maritime industry needs to succeed in the years and decades to come.
Articles in this year’s edition explore the value of generative AI in marine engineering, examine how open dialogue between technology suppliers and classification societies facilitates technological advancement, and discuss the potential of the hydrogen-powered maritime future. Generations 2023 also provides a deep dive into the rationale and technical development behind ABB Dynafin™ – a revolutionary high-efficiency propulsion concept unveiled earlier this year.
In addition, readers learn of the potential for retrofitting Azipod® propulsion, plus ABB’s role in the development of the visionary Aeolus vessel concept, which promises a compelling path to future-proof yachting. Among the solutions powering the Aeolus concept is ABB’s Onboard DC Grid™, whose ongoing contribution to vessel electrification, 10 years after its first installation, is also explored.