Kongsberg Kamewa Controllable Pitch Propeller

For more than 80 years we have delivered over 10 000 controllable pitch propellers supplying vessels worldwide with unmatched propulsion performance

The Kongsberg Kamewa Controllable Pitch Propeller is renowned for its safety and high reliability

Our propeller hub platform offers a high power to weight ratio enabling high propulsion efficiency, reducing carbon footprint and fuel consumption.

The hub platform is designed to avoid peak pressures and cavitation through a well-designed outer geometry. A wide range of hub sizes are available for powers from around 500kW up to 75MW


Key features

  • Bronze or stainless steel blades and hub are available
  • Open water or nozzle​d propeller
  • All ice-classes available​
  • Four or five blade​ configuration
  • The CP-A hub offers normal pitch control and can be supplied with full blade feathering for reduced drag
  • Underwater blade exchange​ capability
  • High speed design​ available
  • Shock capability e.g. US Mil-Spec

Oil distribution system

CP propellers are available with two types of oil control system, to match most vessel requirements.

System D-F
System D-M

System D-F

The oil distribution box is mounted on the forward end of the reduction gearbox. Additional intermediate shafts can be arranged between the propeller shaft and the gearbox.

System D-M

A separate shaft carries the oil distribution box, and additional intermediate shafts can be arranged between the propeller shaft and the OD box shaft.

Services and support

  • 24/7 Technical support

    Our 24/7 technical support team is there to help at any time, day or night, wherever your vessel is.

  • Conversions, retrofit and refit

    We understand the importance of having the right parts, available in the right place, at the right time.

  • Training

    Ensure that your crew is properly and thoroughly trained. This will reduce operational risk, downtime and maximise return on asset investment.

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