New hybrid dredger with full electric capability in the Port of Hamburg
07 February 2023
At the Port of Hamburg (HPA), a naming ceremony was held for the new all-electric hybrid dredger Chicago. This quiet, environmentally friendly vessel is very powerful. It will play a key role in maintaining the navigability of the waterways and maintaining the draught in the Hamburg harbour area, thus ensuring safe passage for other ships. The new dredger is a further step towards sustainable shipping in the Port of Hamburg, thanks to its performance and environmentally friendly hybrid drive.