Learn how a past in competitive sailing and a passion for mathematics led Noah Silberschmidt to found Silverstream Technologies and successfully commercialise a century old concept of air lubrication for vessels hulls.
Noah talks to Seatrade Maritime News Editor Marcus Hand about the how the company has gone from start-up to winning major orders with blue chip shipowners.
He explains to listeners of The Maritime Podcast what Silverstream has done differently producing a technology that is proven to work and validated by third parties.
Noah and Marcus discuss the application of the air lubrication system to both newbuildings and retrofits to existing vessels and how it operates on a daily basis.
Looking ahead the podcast covers role of air lubrication in the shift to zero carbon fuels for shipping and Silverstream’s expansion plans.