Can new propellers really reduce fuel costs by 10%?

As the price of fuel continues to increase, combined with new carbon emissions reduction targets set by the IMO, fuel efficiency and the resultant cost-savings remain key deliverables in the industry. With this in mind, analysis of all aspects of a boat build must be considered, including assessing the potentially…

More than manufacture

CJR’s in-house capabilities today extend beyond the design and manufacture of precision propulsion systems. Its knowledge and experience in assisting customers through the classification process adds yet another dimension to its offering. This assertion is supported by CJR’s approval and extensive experience working with all six of the marine industry’s…

Powering a Porsche

Taking the spirit of highperformance sports car styling to the high sea. Dynamiq has recently launched its latest project, the Studio F.A. Porsche-designed Dynamiq GTT 115. The luxury, 35-metre superyacht features a hybrid power plant, REINTJES’ FORTJES 5000 pod system, and a complete set of CFD-optimised, CNC-machined CJR propellers for…

A new lease of life

When a Kort Propulsion needed assistance with 3D scanning, they turned to CJR to ensure it was right first time. When a customer approached Kort Propulsion about their 26 metre fishing vessel, they wanted to know how they could improve performance and achieve the bollard pull they expected. Kort identified…

Tried and tested

Promising safe access to shallow waters, improved manoeuvrability and high cruising speeds among their listed benefits, jet-driven propulsion systems, or waterjets, were once considered the future of boat propulsion for a broad range of vessel types. More than a decade on, jets may not have reached the levels of penetration…

Seeing double

CJR partners with TOR Group (Tor Marine) for twin pilot boat deliveries. Tor Marine has been at the forefront of modern ship construction for generations. From humble beginnings in the 1880s, the Torlak family has built a reputation as a leading shipbuilding and maintenance group, and today is highly regarded…

CJR delivers

FOR FRENCH SPECIALIST CHANTIER NAVAL COUACH The results from the sea trials were even better than expected, with a one-knot speed increase and notably smoother operation – all attributed to CJR’s propellers. Couach celebrated 120 years of operation in 2017. The French motoryacht builder marked the occasion with the completion…

Driven by technology

CJR’s managing director, Mark Russell, discusses how CJR’s ten-year strategy is progressing and the difference its investments have already made. If you’d asked me eight years ago to predict where CJR would be in 2017, my response wouldn’t have come close to encapsulating the journey the business has been through.…

CJR Fabrication secures ISO 9001:2015

CJR Fabrication (CJR Fab) is delighted to announce its recent achievement – completing the transition from ISO 9001:2008, to the new improved directive ISO 9001:2015, achieved through LRQA (Lloyds Register Quality Assurance). ISO 9001:2015 certification promotes the development of continual improvement, customer satisfaction, traceability and international best practices within CJR…