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Fleet Cleaner has won the Maritime Innovation Award 2018

Fleet Cleaner has won the Maritime Innovation Award 2018 At the Maritime Awards Gala organized in Amsterdam, The Netherlands on November 12th, Fleet Cleaner has been awarded with the prestigious Maritime Innovation Award 2018! The respected jury calls it a true maritime innovation. Winning the award is yet another indicator that Fleet Cleaners innovation-driven approach, [...]

Fleet Cleaner has won the Maritime Innovation Award 20182018-11-15T15:10:24+00:00

Fleet Cleaner aids with oil spill cleaning

Fleet Cleaner aids with oil spill cleaning After the recent oil spill disaster of the Bow Jubail in the Port of Rotterdam, Fleet Cleaner has stepped up to help the authorities with cleaning ship’s hulls which were fouled by the heavy fuel oil, in order to minimize the environmental impact. Within record time, Fleet Cleaner [...]

Fleet Cleaner aids with oil spill cleaning2018-08-01T11:24:40+00:00

Fleet Cleaner cleans world’s largest crane vessel

Fleet Cleaner cleans world’s largest crane vessel This March Fleet Cleaner has completed the cleaning of both floaters of Heerema’s semi-submersible crane vessel Thialf in the Port of Rotterdam. This was the first hull cleaning of the vessel since it went to dry dock six years ago. Due to the special construction of the Thialf, [...]

Fleet Cleaner cleans world’s largest crane vessel2018-07-23T13:29:24+00:00

Fleet Cleaner aims for autonomous ship hull cleaning

Fleet Cleaner aims for autonomous ship hull cleaning Fleet Cleaner is one of the leading players in the ship hull cleaning industry and aims to set an even higher standard for hull cleaning. The company strongly believes that robotic hull cleaning is the future. “Already we constantly see that our autopilot can control the robot [...]

Fleet Cleaner aims for autonomous ship hull cleaning2018-02-15T09:05:11+00:00

Fleet Cleaner operates in all weather conditions

Fleet Cleaner operates in all weather conditions Last week a very heavy storm passed the Port of Rotterdam. Most container terminals were forced to stop their activities due to the strong winds. However, Fleet Cleaner had two operations scheduled this week and delivered them as promised. A lot of shipping companies have bad experiences with [...]

Fleet Cleaner operates in all weather conditions2018-02-14T13:01:36+00:00

Spliethoff’s mv Fagelgracht hull was cleaned by the Fleet Cleaner robot operating between the vessel and the quay

Spliethoff’s mv Fagelgracht hull was cleaned by the Fleet Cleaner robot operating between the vessel and the quay Both vertical sides of the mv Fagelgracht, one of the general cargo vessels operated by Spliethoff, were recently cleaned while berthed in the Port of Rotterdam, by the innovative hull cleaning company Fleet Cleaner. By allowing a [...]

Spliethoff’s mv Fagelgracht hull was cleaned by the Fleet Cleaner robot operating between the vessel and the quay2017-09-07T16:41:41+00:00

Fleet Cleaner cleans several 350m+ sized container vessels in Dutch ports

Fleet Cleaner cleans several 350m+ sized container vessels in Dutch ports After recently launching its innovative ship hull cleaning installation in all Dutch ports, Fleet Cleaner has successfully cleaned various container vessels with a length of over 350 m during loading and unloading at the terminals. All these cleanings were conducted without causing [...]

Fleet Cleaner cleans several 350m+ sized container vessels in Dutch ports2017-07-22T17:16:03+00:00

Fleet Cleaner expands hull cleaning services to all Dutch ports

Recently the company Fleet Cleaner has made its innovative ship hull cleaning service available to all ports in the Netherlands. The extended availability was directly utilized with the hull cleaning of the Chiquita België vessel in the port of Flushing. With this, Fleet Cleaner is the first company to clean ship’s hulls in all [...]

Fleet Cleaner expands hull cleaning services to all Dutch ports2017-05-15T13:51:27+00:00

Vlieborg receives innovative hull cleaning from Fleet Cleaner in Port of Rotterdam

Recently the hull of the vessel ‘VLIEBORG’ from Wagenborg has been cleaned in the Port of Rotterdam by Fleet Cleaner and OH Ship Cleaning. The vessel was heavily fouled with slime and algae, which were all removed from the hull and captured by the installation. The collected wastewater was carefully filtered in order to [...]

Vlieborg receives innovative hull cleaning from Fleet Cleaner in Port of Rotterdam2017-04-19T17:35:30+00:00

Fleet Cleaner completes first ship hull cleaning

In December 2016, Fleet Cleaner has successfully completed its first hull cleaning trial by cleaning the HNLMS Karel Doorman, the largest vessel of the Royal Netherlands Navy. In the Dutch port of Den Helder the company Fleet Cleaner has removed the fouling of the vessel by using its innovative ship hull cleaning ROV. The operation [...]

Fleet Cleaner completes first ship hull cleaning2017-02-13T10:06:57+00:00