AMSC and Northrop Grumman Announce Successful Load Testing of 36.5 Megawatt Superconductor Ship Propulsion Motor

- Most Powerful Motor Ever Tested by U.S. Navy - Motor Size and Weight Reduced by More Than 50%, Acoustic Signature Reduced, Efficiency Increased - Superconductor Motors Ready for Deployment

This system was designed and built under a contract from the Office of Naval Research to demonstrate the efficacy of HTS motors as the primary propulsion technology for future Navy all-electric ships and submarines. Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) funded and led the successful testing of the motor.

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