Verhaar Omega has been a household name in the national and international shipping industry for more than 50 years.
As a manufacturer of bow thruster installations and propulsion systems, we have been guaranteeing quality and reliability since 1967. Worldwide there are more than 4000 inland vessels and sea-going vessels with installations by Verhaar Omega.
What we do
We develop, innovate, produce and deliver maritime products. Verhaar Omega is the right place for service-oriented, technical and high-quality products.
Channel bow thrusters have been specially developed for ships sailing in shallow water and are used for both auxiliary and main thrust.
Gondola (Channel) Thrusters
The gondola bow thruster is based on the channel bow thruster. This variant is installed outside the ship in a gondola or bow vessel.
- One (1) Verhaar Omega bow thruster Installation type VBS1400sr-N (screw diam 1400mm), 441 kW at 1780 rpm.
- Operation depending on the road including switchover Pump/Bow thruster operation.
- One (1) screw compressor Atlas Copco MAS GA11 FF on 500L Lloyd’s approved boiler.
Ship type: Tanker
Lenght: 135,00 m.
Service and support
Verhaar Omega develops, produces and supplies maritime products. That also includes service and that is why you can use an extensive package of support and services with us.
For maintenance, repairs, revisions, inspections, installations and all other forms of support you can always contact us. Our expert team is happy to help you and to think along with you about how we can best serve you.