Composite Mast and SCOT sponsons for the HMS Glasgow
Umoe Mandal AS has successfully delivered Composite Mast and SCOT sponsons for the HMS Glasgow, the first in a series of Type 26 Global Combat ships designed and built by BAE Systems and contracted by UK Ministry of Defence. The components manufactured by Umoe Mandal AS incorporates advanced composites and specialist know-how. The extensive use of composite structures can be a game changer with respect to performance, maintenance and weight optimisation. Umoe Mandal AS will continue to support the Type 26 programme and work is already ongoing for the next ship set. Mast and SCOT sponsons had a plain sailing and have arrived Glasgow in sunshine.
Other news from Umoe Mandal
We are pleased that Umoe Rapid has returned on a new charter on the Ørsted operated Borselle 1 & 2 windfarm after a 7 months absent. We are confident that the vessel will be a high performing asset for the principals in the following winter months.
Our new generation CTV is lighter, faster and offers improved fuel economy and comfort levels compared to previous designs. Want to know more? Visit our website, or contact us for more information. We will be @ WIND EUROPE ELECTRIC CITY 2021 stand C2-A14 – Come see us!
On the 16.11.2021: Umoe Rapid where in transit from St.Malo in France to Vlissingen in the Netherlands, Umoe Rapid sailed the sea voyage distance of 326 nm in 8 hrs and 15 minutes. Umoe Rapid’s impressive performance of 45 kn max. speed / 40 kn service speed, safe boatlanding in up to 2.5 m wave