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Kongsberg Maritime Hydrodynamic Research Centre (HRC) is one of the world’s leading marine research facilities, specialising in the development of marine propulsion systems including the design and testing of propellers and water jets.

"Hydrodynamic Research Centre is the only marine propulsion company with its own specialist research centre. This centre is at the forefront of marine technology research and makes a significant contribution to the efficiency and environmental performance of the global maritime industry.”

The advanced research carry out enables our propellers and water jets to power the world’s most advanced ships including high-speed ferries, fast patrol boats, cruise ships and aircraft carriers.

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