Ulstein Offers Free Color Brochure On High Lift Rudder
Ulstein Trading Ltd. A/S of Norway is offering a free color brochure on its high lift rudder, a result of intensive research and several years' experience in ship construction and manufacture of ships' equipment, which provides improved maneuverability and fuel economy.
According to the brochure, the Ulstein High Lift Rudder, with a bulbous leading edge, active flap and vane elements, offers superior steering ability in both towing and trawling conditions and excellent performance at high-speed ship operation. The publication details the results of tests performed at the Norwegian Marine Research Institute which support Ulstein's claim that the company's high lift rudder's shape has less resistance as compared with other high lift rudders.
Graphs showing test results are provided. The brochure provides details on the principal specifications, technical aspects and construction of the high lift rudder. For your free copy of the Ulstein brochure,