“AQUASENSE 33 HYBRID” was specifically commissioned to TC Yachts to be responsible for the hull modeling design and manufacturing after an internationally renowned chain resort hotel group expanded the business disposition in Asia. SOIC and Nagaoka Machinery were responsible for the design planning and development of the hybrid power system, and SOIC served the supervisory work during manufacturing period.
The total length of the “AQUASENSE 33 HYBRID” is 10 meters, with a full width of 2.80 meters, waterline length of 8.40 meters, and the draft is 0.57 meters. The ship is a twin-engine parallel hybrid ship, equipped with two sets of 260hp diesel engines, two 25kW power motors, two 60kW motor drives, one 23kWh power lithium battery pack, one 4kW DC converter, and one 15kW two-way AC/DC inverter, combined with an intelligent energy management system, highly integrated and fully automated control, as well as recharging the lithium battery pack directly through the power generation of a very small power motor or recharging by selecting the harbor charging station, without the need to install a huge generator in the cabin, in order to achieve the function of charging while navigating. The generated electricity can provide passengers with comfortable services of air conditioning and a refrigerator bar during the voyage. The cruise speed of the ship is 7 knots, with a maximum ship speed of 32 knots. Charging time is 1.5 hours, and it holds 8 passengers.