1. Latest News
  2. Submit Press Release
  1. PR Home
  2. Latest News
  3. Feeds
  4. Alerts
  5. Submit Free Press Release
  6. Journalist Account
  7. PRNewswire Distribution

Navgathi launches solar boat in Goa International Marine Boat Expo 2012

Navgathi Marine Design & Constructions launched a compact 4 pax solar powered boat in International Marine Boat Expo 2012 conducted between Dec 14-16 2012. These are one of the smallest available solar boats in the world.

 
 
sunCRZ9 PRlog
sunCRZ9 PRlog
PRLog - Dec. 15, 2012 - COCHIN, India -- Navgathi Marine Design & Constructions launched a compact 4 pax solar powered boat in International Marine Boat Expo 2012  conducted between Dec 14-16 2012. These boats are one of the smallest available solar boats in the world.

The features of the boat include: length (3.6 m), breadth (1.65 m), depth (0.60 m), draft (0.3 m); solar power (400 W), battery bank (1.56 kWh), propulsion motor (500 W), and speed (5 knots.). On a bright sunny day the boat can cruise at 4 knots for the whole day. The boat has been tested for stability as per Inland Rules of Kerala.

There are two variants of the model namely SX and QX. Both of them are made of robust construction using FRP (2 layer CSM 450 mat and 1 layer of WRM 600). Only marine grade resin (isothalic) and kerox colour pigment are used for durability and finish. A magnetic compass is provided for ease of navigation. In the premium version in addition GPS and a shore charging facility is provided to use the boat in low light conditions and night.

The firm is listed internationally as a Solar boat manufacturer building larger solar boats and ferries. The Solar Boats ranges include 10 Pax & 20 Pax. The Solar Ferries ranges are 40 Pax and 75 Pax. With this launch the firm hope to enter the compact solar boat segment.

The 4th International Marine Boat Expo had international participating brands of cruisers, luxury yachts, power boats, water sports etc. Solar boats from Navgathi was a crowd puller and received accolades from the media and visitors alike.

The boat is expected to showcased in Kerala sometime next month.

Photo:
http://www.prlog.org/12043837/1

--- End ---

Click to Share

Contact Email:
***@navgathi.com Email Verified
Source:media source
Phone:+91-484-6492607
Zip:683104
City/Town:Cochin - Kerala - India
Industry:Transportation, Energy
Tags:Solar Boats, electric boats, green boats, renewable energy, eco friendly
Shortcut:prlog.org/12043837
Disclaimer:   Issuers of the press releases are solely responsible for the content of their press releases. PRLog can't be held liable for the content posted by others.   Report Abuse

Latest Press Releases By “

More...

Trending News...



  1. SiteMap
  2. Privacy Policy
  3. Terms of Service
  4. Copyright Notice
  5. About
  6. Advertise
Like PRLog?
9K2K1K
Click to Share