Feathering

Looking to save fuel? Take advantage of full feathering without any additional moving parts with Caterpillar Propulsion’s hub innovation.

Thanks to an innovative hub mechanism, Caterpillar Propulsion can offer a new dimension to controllable pitch propellers: full feathering of the blades without any additional moving parts. Now you can make sizeable fuel savings without compromising on the reliability and robustness of the propeller system design. Which means you also have the chance to increase the operational flexibility of a multi-screw vessel and decrease its environmental footprint.