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Tuesday, January 13, 2015
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Blog

How To Install the Becker Mewis Duct

By Nikos Kairis The reduction of operational cost is an important aspect of managing a company especially in a harsh financial environment. In that

January 13, 2015
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Friday, January 2, 2015
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Engines

Powered-Up Dredger Under Construction in China

Finnish engine manufacturer Wärtsilä says they will be providing four 12-cylinder engines aboard a new self-propelled cutter suction dredger that was ordered

January 2, 2015
Total Views: 38

Thursday, December 11, 2014
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News

Marin Teknikk Signs Order for High Spec DSCV

Marin Teknikk AS acknowledged today a contract with Shanghai Zhenhua Heavy Industries (ZPMC), for design & engineering delivery for a large Multipurpose

December 11, 2014
Total Views: 80

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Engineering News

China Adds 9 Firms to List of Shipyards for Favourable Policy Treatment

China has added nine shipyards to its "white list" of firms deemed worth of favourable policy support, as it attempts to tackle overcapacity that has weighed

December 11, 2014
Total Views: 14

Tuesday, December 9, 2014
Engineering News

ExxonMobil Launches Mobilgard 410 NC Marine Engine Oil

FAIRFAX, Va. – ExxonMobil is introducing MobilgardTM 410 NC, a zinc-free high-performance oil that offers marine operators an improvement in piston

December 9, 2014
Total Views: 102

Thursday, December 4, 2014
5G70ME-GI engine MAN
Engineering News

Mitsui-MAN Win Gas Fired Engine Orders

Mitsui Engineering & Shipbuilding Co. announced today the winning of an order to supply four dual fuel 2-stroke engines to Japan’s biggest shipbuilder,

December 4, 2014
Total Views: 89

Monday, December 1, 2014
MaK's M 46 DF dual fuel marine engine
Engineering News

Anthony Veder Gas Carrier Upgrades to Dual Fuel While Pierside

The maritime industry’s first dual fuel engine in-hull retrofit was completed recently on board the Coral Anthelia, a 6,500 cbm Anthony Veder-owned

December 1, 2014
Total Views: 51

Friday, November 28, 2014
salt carrier
Engineering News

Mexico Orders New Salt Transporter from Nantong Rainbow

Mexico’s state-controlled Exportadora de Sal SA (ESSA), one of the world’s largest salt exporters with a 10-million-ton annual production, has ordered

November 28, 2014
Total Views: 86

Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Niigata 28AHX-DF
Engineering News

ClassNK Approves New Japanese Dual Fuel Engine

ClassNK has granted approval to the design of the new 28AHX-DF dual-fuel engine developed by Niigata Power Systems Co., Ltd. The new engine is slated to be

November 26, 2014
Total Views: 33

Tuesday, November 25, 2014
USCGC William Trump
Engineering News

Bollinger Delivers William Trump to US Coast Guard

Bollinger Shipyards delivered the 11th Sentinel-class Fast Response Cutter (FRC) to the United States Coast Guard today named WILLIAM TRUMP.

November 25, 2014
Total Views: 145

Tuesday, November 18, 2014
ocean rig drillship
Engineering News

Samsung Heavy and Samsung Engineering Scrap Merger Deal

Samsung Heavy Industries said on Wednesday it has decided to scrap a merger with Samsung Engineering because of the high costs of buying shares from

November 18, 2014
Total Views: 20

Chemical Tanker First to Use New Duplex Stainless Steel Cargo Tanks
Maritime News

Chemical Tanker First to Use New Duplex Stainless Steel Cargo Tanks

The new chemical tanker built in Japan is the first to use a new type of steel cargo tanks said to be cheaper and stronger that existing

November 18, 2014
Total Views: 281

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Engineering News

Exmar Chooses Scrubbers for LPG Newbuilds

Belgain gas shipper Exmar has chosen to go with emissions scrubbers for two of their new 38,000 cubic meter LPG carriers currently under construction at

November 18, 2014
Total Views: 42

Wärtsilä harbor tug drydocks world
Engines

Drydocks World to Build Nine LNG-Powered Escort Tugs

Dubai shipbuilder Drydocks World has contracted Wärtsilä to design and supply the propulsion and other equipment for the first LNG-powered harbor tugs to

November 18, 2014
Total Views: 57

Thursday, November 13, 2014
aidaprima
Engineering News

AIDA Cruises – Embracing the Use of LNG as a Ship Fuel

In mid-October, the world’s first LNG hybrid barge “Hummel” was christened in Hamburg, Germany with the mission to provide an

November 13, 2014
Total Views: 196

Wednesday, November 12, 2014
H2 co2 fpso
Engineering News

ClassNK Approves Floating Hydrogen and CO2 Storage Vessel Concept

Floating production, storage and offloading vessels, FPSOs, have been around for decades allowing operators to produce oil from an offshore field and transfer

November 12, 2014
Total Views: 203

Tuesday, November 11, 2014
mol comfort sinking
Engineering News

Danish Naval Architect Uncovers Important Clues to MOL Comfort’s Demise

Pretty much the entire world was caught by surprise when images of a huge crack in the fully laden containership MOL Comfort surfaced last summer. The ship

November 11, 2014
Total Views: 2029

Wartsila engine trieste
Engineering News

Wartsila’s CEO Seeks Engine Deals as Ships Swap Diesel for Natural Gas

“There’s a big change going on, from traditional heavy fuel to gas,” Rosengren, who rebuffed Rolls-Royce's bid for Helsinki-based Wartsila in September,

November 11, 2014
Total Views: 89

Monday, November 10, 2014
Wärtsilä 50df
Engineering News

Wärtsilä Wins Historic Engine Order

Wärtsilä announced today what is likely their largest single order ever order for marine engines. Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering (DSME) yard in

November 10, 2014
Total Views: 424

Vigor, Jensen to Unveil New Factory Trawler
News

Vigor, Jensen to Unveil New Factory Trawler

Jensen Maritime and Vigor are getting ready to unveil the design for a new 352-foot catcher processor/factory trawler. The design is the product of

November 10, 2014
Total Views: 36
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