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Two new vessels operating Alslinjen and Samsølinjen

Echandia to supply Danish Molslinjen with battery systems for two new fully electrified vessels

  • News
  • 17 November 2022

Echandia has been chosen to supply energy storage solutions for two new fully electrified vessels for Molslinjen. The two new ferries will operate Alslinjen and Samsølinjen starting in 2024. The batte…

Sparky the electric tugboat is on TIME's list of inventions of the year 2022

Sparky is on TIME’s list of Best Inventions of 2022

  • News
  • 15 November 2022

TIME Magazine has revealed its annual list of the year’s Best Inventions with 200 groundbreaking achievements that will in the years to come, go on to change our lives in one way or another. The list …

Göran Fransson, CCO and Fredrik Hellström, CEO, Echandia

Göran Fransson joins Echandia as CCO

  • News
  • 2 November 2022

In line with the ambition to expand in new segments and markets, Echandia has appointed long time maritime executive and business developer Göran Fransson as CCO (Chief Commercial Officer). In his new…

Tug of the year – powered by Echandia

  • News
  • 27 October 2022

Press release: 2022-10-27 The world’s first all-electric ship-handling tug Sparky – wins the prestigious ‘Tug of the Year award’ at the 2022 International Tug & Salvage Awards in Istanbul, Turkey.…

Electric & Hybrid Marine Expo North America 2022

  • Guides and events, News
  • 27 October 2022

We are very happy to announce our participation in the annual Electric & Hybrid exhibition in Houston, USA. The event takes place on the 2—3 of November. Electric & Hybrid is the most importan…

Fredrik Hellström, new CEO at Echandia

Echandia appoints Fredrik Hellström as new CEO

  • News
  • 21 October 2022

Echandia appoints Fredrik Hellström as new CEO. Fredrik will focus on building a solid growing business and broaden the product portfolio together with a world class team. Fredrik joined Echandia as D…

Echandia, featured in Forbes Magazine

  • Insights, News
  • 5 September 2022

In June, our CEO, Mr Magnus Eriksson met up with a Heather Farmbrough – a curious and sustainability minded writer for Forbes. Her interest in sustainability and new technology with its promise  for r…

Echandia deepens strategic partnership with Toshiba to develop fuel cells for heavy duty maritime applications

  • News
  • 22 June 2022

Press release 2022-06-22 Echandia, a leading developer of energy solutions for maritime electrification, has entered into an agreement to deepen its collaboration with Toshiba. The partnership agreeme…

Echandia to supply battery system for a second emission-free high-speed catamaran

  • News
  • 16 June 2022

Swedish Echandia, a leading developer of heavy-duty energy solutions for maritime electrification, has received a second order from Green City Ferries AB. Green City Ferries is expanding its waterborn…

Echandia receives order worth EUR 5 million for naval vessels

  • News
  • 3 June 2022

Echandia, a leading developer of heavy-duty energy storage solutions for maritime and industrial applications, has received an initial order for battery systems in the highly specialized naval segment…

Meet us at Electric & Hybrid, Amsterdam and Seawork Southampton

  • Guides and events, News
  • 24 May 2022

This spring has been packed with industry events, conferences and exhibitions. And June will be even more exciting. Right now we preparing our exhibitions and participation at both Electric & Hybr…


Echandia expands in Denmark, with former Fjord Line CTO, Morten Larsen

  • News
  • 21 March 2022

Press release 2022-03-21 Echandia expands in the Danish market through the appointment of Morten Larsen as head of business development in Denmark.  Through the award-winning Copenhagen commuter-ferri…