Lithium-Ion for Marine traction

Lithium batteries for electric vessels

Like electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles, Lithium-ion technology is positioned as the technology of choice for marine vehicle traction. Lithium batteries are now able to replace the use of diesel fuel, allowing ship operators to meet emission restrictions and cost reduction targets.

Marine traction requires meeting strict criteria in terms of the safety of on-board systems, but also the reliability and robustness of equipment.
Once again, the safety and very long service life of Lithium Ferro Phosphate technology makes it an ideal candidate for this type of application.

Our PowerRack® system, initially designed for stationary energy storage, has been redesigned for use in passenger boats. The PowerRack® system has been certified by Bureau Veritas Marine & Off-Shore (equivalent to DNVGL or Lloyds institutes) as suitable for towing river and coastal vessels with passenger loads.

The PowerModule range, which incorporates the same philosophy of flexibility and modularity as the PowerRack range, is an ideal candidate for smaller boats or for smaller range constraints.

APPLICATION : PowerRack® System for the restaurant boat 100% electric 'Ducasse sur Seine'
Ducasse sur Seine, first Michelin starred restaurant boat, 100% electric, based at the foot of the Eiffel Tower, Paris
740kWh PowerRack system installed on board the ‘Ducasse sur Seine’ vessel.
740kWh PowerRack system installed on board the "Ducasse sur Seine" vessel
The ‘Ducasse sur Seine’, first Michelin starred restaurant boat, 100% electric, based at the foot of the Eiffel Tower, Paris, France.

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PowerRack is a 100% modular, 19 inches Lithium-Ion battery system. BMSMatrix® embedded system : this technology embeds PowerRack intelligence providing an incredible modularity and scalability to the system: PowerRack can manage ESS as small as 2.5kWh-48V, but can easily scale up to some large ESS of more than 1MWh-1000V.
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