conoship International | Guus van der Bles

AuthorsHelen Hill (maritime journalist)
Conference/JournalMARIN Report 129
DateMay 14, 2020
Reading time3 minutes
Guus van der Bles, Director Development at Dutch design and engineering firm Conoship International outlines the organisation’s increasing involvement in the energy transition. 

In this interview Guus van der Bles points out which factors influenced Conoship's switch to sustainable solutions, and he predicts that the process of turning ocean-going vessels green will take place at a rapid pace.

THE FUTURE OF SHIPPING

Guus van der Bles: “Innovation and sustainability is in our DNA. These factors have always been important in designing innovative ships. But in the last decade we have dared to go a step further: researching challenging innovations that may not be financially viable yet, but could contribute to solving the climate problem in the future."

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