Engines


Wednesday, August 22, 2012
Rolls-Royce UT 755 S
Engineering News

Rolls-Royce Signs £8 Million Contract with India for New Buoy Tender

Rolls-Royce announced today they have secured an £8 million contract to design and power a highly specialised buoy tender vessel for India. While operating in

August 22, 2012
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Wednesday, July 25, 2012
Deepwater Champion Transocean seatrial drillship
Engineering News

Rolls Royce Thrusters Chosen For New Deep Water Drillships

Seadrill has again specified Rolls-Royce thrusters for three drillships to be built by Samsung in Korea. Each vessel will be equipped with six azimuth

July 25, 2012
Total Views: 27

Monday, July 23, 2012
fjord line lng ferry
Engineering News

Fjord Line Chooses Rolls Royce LNG Engines For New Cruise Ferries

Fjord Line’s two new international cruise ferries will be powered solely by environmentally friendly liquefied natural gas (LNG) instead of the more

July 23, 2012
Total Views: 83

Friday, July 20, 2012
star polaris
Engineering News

Star Bulk May Have a Cursed Ship

The Star Polaris, a 173k DWT Capsize bulk carrier owned by Star Bulk is well on its way to being a cursed ship and she’s not even two years

July 20, 2012
Total Views: 19

Thursday, July 19, 2012
Wartsila-Sulzer RTA96-C turbocharged two-stroke diesel engine
Engineering News

Wärtsilä Falls Short of Estimates as Engine Deliveries Stall

(Bloomberg) — Wärtsilä Oyj, the world’s biggest maker of ship motors and power plants, fell the most in a year as customers postponed

July 19, 2012
Total Views: 62

Thursday, July 5, 2012
gas emission reduction hhi hyundai sox nox
Engineering News

Rowan Orders South Korean Drillships With Emissions Scrubbers

Hyundai Heavy Industries announced today that it will supply 18 gas emission reduction systems for three drillships ordered by Rowan in June 2011. The

July 5, 2012
Total Views: 7

Thursday, June 21, 2012
island crusader
Engineering News

STX OSV Delivers First Lean Burn Gas Powered Supply Vessel to Island Offshore

Island Offshore took delivery today of the MV Island Crusader from STX OSV, Brevik.  This is the first of two Rolls-Royce designed gas powered vessels ordered

June 21, 2012
Total Views: 18

Tuesday, June 19, 2012
allseas thruster delivery pieter schelte
Engineering News

13 Thrusters on One Ship, Rolls Royce Scores Massive Order from Allseas

Just when we had almost forgotten about the ongoing construction of the world’s largest ship (by dimensions), Rolls-Royce, announced today they won the

June 19, 2012
Total Views: 34

Monday, June 18, 2012
Engineering News

Korean Shipbuilder Jumps into the Eco-Friendly Gas Engine Market

In their second news release of the day, South Korean shipbuilder and engine manufacturer, Hyundai Heavy Industries, announced it has started exporting the

June 18, 2012
Total Views: 7

Thursday, June 14, 2012
bp castrol
Engineering News

Higher BN Engine Oil Meets the Slow Steaming Realities of the Shipping Industry

Castrol Marine has extended its cylinder oil range to address concerns about engine damage and performance as slow steaming and fuel sulphur content

June 14, 2012
Total Views: 7

Wednesday, June 13, 2012
6L27/38 MAN genset
Engineering News

Swire Orders 32 MAN Diesel and Turbo L27/38 Gensets For Platform Supply Vessels

Swire has ordered eight IMT-997 platform supply vessels (PSVs), with four to be built by Universal Shipbuilding Corporation in Japan and a further four to be

June 13, 2012
Total Views: 17

Thursday, May 31, 2012
Wärtsilä 50df
Engines

Wärtsilä Reaches Major Milestone with 50DF Dual Fuel Engines

Wärtsilä has reached a major milestone with its 50DF line of engines, receiving an order to supply its 100 LNG carrier with the dual-fuel technology,

May 31, 2012
Total Views: 25

Tuesday, May 8, 2012
Wärtsilä 6L20DF
Engineering News

LNG-Powered Inland Vessels – Wärtsilä Wins Contract to Supply Pair of Medium-Speed 20DF Engines

Wärtsilä announced today that they have been contracted by Koedood Diesel Service BV to supply a complete power system, including two of its 6-cylinder

May 8, 2012
Total Views: 10

Friday, May 4, 2012
Engineering News

Survey Says…Growing Confidence in LNG as a Marine Fuel

By Lars Petter Blikom, DNV As part of a project to define the future design of container feeder ships for operation in the Baltic Sea, some of my colleagues

May 4, 2012
Total Views: 1

Monday, March 12, 2012
abb azipod
Engineering News

An Inside Look at ABB’s Azipods [VIDEO]

ABB released this video today that gives a new look at their Azipod ship propulsion systems that they are successfully integrating on board a number of

March 12, 2012
Total Views: 309

Thursday, March 8, 2012
Engineering News

MAN Diesel and Turbo Awarded $30 Million Order from Norwegian Cruise Lines

FRANKFURT (Dow Jones)–MAN Diesel & Turbo, a subsidiary of German truck maker and engineering firm MAN (MAN.XE), said Thursday it has received a

March 8, 2012
Total Views: 1

Tuesday, March 6, 2012
mitsubishi low speed diesel engine
Engineering News

Slow Speed Dual Fuel Engines? MOL is working on it…

It’s a bit of an experiment.  Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) announced today that they are modifying the engine of one of their newbuilds and hooking it up

March 6, 2012
Total Views: 185

tom boardley lloyd's register
Blog

The Shipping Industry Innovates with New Fuels, New Engines, and New Designs

– Tom Boardley, Marine Director, Lloyd’s Register Future technology and innovation is needed in shipping as emission regulations and fuel prices

March 6, 2012
Total Views: 19

Friday, February 24, 2012
tugboat side view drawing engineroom
Blog

Exhaust Emission Regulations and their Impact on Tugboat Design

– By Allan B. Turner, P.Eng., Mechanical Engineer With the pending introduction of EPA Tier 4 and IMO Tier III engine exhaust emission regulations

February 24, 2012
Total Views: 132

Friday, February 10, 2012
jaime tetrault caterpillar
Blog

The Future of Remote Monitoring of Marine Engines

– by Jaime Tetrault, Director – Marine Product Support, CAT Marine There are limitations in the amount of data that a human can process in a

February 10, 2012
Total Views: 88