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WÄRTSILÄ PROPULSION UPGRADE FOR INSW’S MR TANKERS

WÄRTSILÄ PROPULSION UPGRADE FOR INSW’S MR TANKERS

Wärtsilä is to supply its EnergoFlow and EnergoProFin propulsion solutions to four medium range (MR) tankers in the International Seaways (INSW) fleet. The devices will be used to upgrade the ships’ existing Wärtsilä CP propeller system resulting in an estimated 5% in...

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Castrol TLX Global
LDA WIND-ASSISTED RO-ROS TO GET HYBRID PROPULSION FROM BERG

LDA WIND-ASSISTED RO-ROS TO GET HYBRID PROPULSION FROM BERG

Berg Propulsion has won an order for a hybrid propulsion solution that will ensure three wind-assisted Louis Dreyfus Armateurs (LDA) ro-ro vessels are able to maximise efficiency regardless of their mode of operation. Following delivery by China’s Wuchang Shipbuilding...

WÄRTSILÄ MINIMISES EMISSIONS OF TWO NEW CMA CGM FERRIES

WÄRTSILÄ MINIMISES EMISSIONS OF TWO NEW CMA CGM FERRIES

Wärtsilä is to supply the engines, fuel gas supply system and thrusters for two new ro-pax ferries being built for French operator La Méridionale, a subsidiary of CMA CGM. The vessels, which have been specifically designed to minimise emissions, are to be built at the...

WÄRTSILÄ ASSURES CONTINUED COMPLIANCE FOR JAPANESE FERRIES

WÄRTSILÄ ASSURES CONTINUED COMPLIANCE FOR JAPANESE FERRIES

Wärtsilä has signed two lifecycle agreements covering two ferries owned by Japanese operator Shin Nihonkai Ferry (SNF), which are each powered by four Wärtsilä 31 engines. The agreements are designed to provide optimal operational support in ensuring reliable and...

MOL TO INSTALL WIND ASSISTANCE ON SECOND COAL CARRIER

MOL TO INSTALL WIND ASSISTANCE ON SECOND COAL CARRIER

Mitsui OSK Lines (MOL) and Japan Electric Power Development (J-Power) have agreed to install the Wind Challenger hard sail wind power propulsion system, which converts wind energy to propulsive force, on the coal carrier ‘Kurotakisan Maru III’ which transports coal to...

CORVUS BATTERIES FOR 10 HYBRID PANAMA CANAL BOATS

CORVUS BATTERIES FOR 10 HYBRID PANAMA CANAL BOATS

The Panama Canal Authority ordered 10 hybrid tractor tugboats from European shipbuilder, Astilleros Armón, with options for another 10 similar vessels, and Corvus Energy will supply the battery systems for the vessels. The shipbuilding contract is valued at US$ 150m...

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CAT MARINE AND DAMEN TO DEPLOY METHANOL-FUEL ENGINES

CAT MARINE AND DAMEN TO DEPLOY METHANOL-FUEL ENGINES

Caterpillar Marine says it has achieved significant advances in the development of its methanol dual-fuel Cat 3500E marine engines, having concluded a Memorandum of Understanding with Damen Shipyards Group, planning to deploy the first set of field demonstrator 3500E...

LNG HYBRID TUG NOW IN SERVICE IN SINGAPORE

LNG HYBRID TUG NOW IN SERVICE IN SINGAPORE

Rolls-Royce Power Systems has supplied mtu gas engines for an LNG-fuelled tugboat with a hybrid system, which is now in operation in The 29m JMS Sunshine, with 65t bollard pull, considered to be the first LNG tug powered by a hybrid system with gas engines was...

WÄRTSILÄ TO CONVERT TWO SCANDLINES FERRIES TO HYBRID OPERATION

WÄRTSILÄ TO CONVERT TWO SCANDLINES FERRIES TO HYBRID OPERATION

Wärtsilä is to supply the electrical systems needed to convert two Scandlines ferries to a plug-in hybrid solution. The ferries operate on the Puttgarden, Germany – Rödby, Denmark route, and the conversion represents a key element in Scandlines’ target to achieve...

OFFSHORE VESSEL RECEIVES THRUSTER UPGRADE TO CUT EMISSIONS

OFFSHORE VESSEL RECEIVES THRUSTER UPGRADE TO CUT EMISSIONS

Kongsberg Maritime is to provide an upgrade to Solstad’s subsea construction vessel 'Normand Sentinel', which will see the vessel transition to Kongsberg Maritime’s electric rim-drive azimuth thrusters, marking a milestone energy efficiency and emissions reduction....

WÄRTSILÄ PROPELLERS HELP CUT NOISE POLLUTION FOR RO-PAX SHIP

WÄRTSILÄ PROPELLERS HELP CUT NOISE POLLUTION FOR RO-PAX SHIP

Wärtsilä has designed and delivered controllable pitch propellers for Stena’s new ro-pax vessel, 'Ala’suinu', which has now successfully completed sea trials. Following these sea trials, Ala’suinu became the first ro-pax vessel to fulfil the DNV Silent(E) notation,...

CASTOLI LAUNCHES NEW HIGH EFFICIENCY TURBODRIVE WATERJET 400HCT

CASTOLI LAUNCHES NEW HIGH EFFICIENCY TURBODRIVE WATERJET 400HCT

Castoldi, a global leader in waterjet propulsion systems has launched the latest in a new range of hydrodynamically optimised waterjets; the Turbodrive 400 HCT. Obtaining its name from its 400 mm jet housing, hydraulic gearbox/clutch and high thrust efficiency, the...

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