Friday, January 24, 2020
MAN Energy Solutions MAN 20V35/44G
Engineering News

VW Struggles With Sale of MAN Energy Solutions

By Aaron Kirchfeld (Bloomberg) Volkswagen AG is disappointed with the offers so far for its MAN Energy Solutions division, which makes diesel engines for ships and power generators, according to...

January 24, 2020
Total Views: 31

Tuesday, January 30, 2018
CMA CGM ANTOINE OF SAINT EXUPERY,
Engines

CMA CGM Slashes Fuel Costs On New Flagship

By Mike Wackett (TheLoadstar) The new CMA CGM Antoine De Saint Exupery, delivered on Friday, will burn up to 25% less fuel due to its technologically advanced engine and optimised water distribution propeller system. The...

January 30, 2018
Total Views: 3

Monday, June 8, 2015
abb azipod
Engineering News

Inside the Home of ABB Azipods [IMAGES]

With the roll-out of ABB’s Azipod “D” series of gearless thruster this past March, I decided to make my way over to Helsinki to see where and how these impressive machines...

June 8, 2015
Total Views: 653

Thursday, June 4, 2015
gunnerus rolls-royce permanent magnet azimuth thruster
Engineering News

Rolls-Royce Unveils Permanent Magnet Azimuth Thruster at NorShipping

After over a decade of research and development, Rolls-Royce is heading into full production of their permanent magnet tunnel thruster from their facility in Ulsteinvik, Norway. At the same time,...

June 4, 2015
Total Views: 25

Sunday, May 31, 2015
Zeppelin Arctic Trip
Engineering News

ZF: Born From Zeppelin’s Air Ships

[contextly_sidebar id=”MhI7lwjN4axzYF31JodkPBp13Okmt2wh”]100 years ago, when “aeroplanes” were an interesting new invention, the age of the Zeppelin was taking off from Friedrichshafen, a quaint village along the shores of Lake Constance...

May 31, 2015
Total Views: 11

Sunday, May 3, 2015
Engineering News

Mega Machine Grand Coronation: The New Wärtsilä X72DF

By Jessica Vittone If anything has been made clear, it’s the now nearly-global commitment to reduced emissions. Shipping, despite being the lowest contributor to carbon emission per ton-mile of transported...

May 3, 2015
Total Views: 15

Wednesday, April 29, 2015
UASC Barzan containership
Engineering News

UASC Names First LNG-Ready Super Containership

The first of United Arab Shipping Company’s (UASC) 18,800 TEU containerships under construction at Hyundai Samho Heavy Industries (HSHI) was named M/V Barzan in a ceremony at the shipyard today. The...

April 29, 2015
Total Views: 1

Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Marine Assets Corporation (MAC) mining vessel
Engines

Rolls-Royce to Power World’s First Seabed Mining Ship

The world’s first-ever seabed mining vessel, under construction at China’s Fuijan Mawei shipyard for Singapore-based Marine Assets Corporation, will be powered by Rolls-Royce medium speed diesel engines, according a statement...

March 25, 2015
Total Views: 16

Monday, March 16, 2015
tallink shuttle ferry
Engineering News

Tallink Group Chooses ABB and Wärtsilä to Power New Baltic Sea Ferry

A new ROPAX ferry to connect Tallinn, Estonia and Helsinki was commissioned last month by the Tallink Group and will be built by Meyer Turku shipyard in Finland. Just like many other...

March 16, 2015
Total Views: 5

Tuesday, March 10, 2015
wet trawler
Engineering News

New Icelandic Trawlers to Feature MAN Selective Catalytic Reduction System

Three new wetfish trawlers ordered last August by Icelandic fishing company HB Grandi will feature a full MAN Diesel & Turbo propulsion system including 6-cylinder L27/38 main engines, four-bladed, 3.8-meter, ducted Alpha...

March 10, 2015
Total Views: 84

Thursday, March 5, 2015
brage viking
Engineering News

Caterpillar to Power New Edison Chouest Heavy Duty AHTS’

Long-time Caterpillar customer Edison Chouest has chosen to install four Tier 4 Final C280-16 generator sets aboard two new Polar Class 3 anchor handling tug and supply vessels (AHTS) under construction at...

March 5, 2015
Total Views: 5

Monday, March 2, 2015
m 32 c medium speed diesel mak engine caterpillar
Engineering News

A Macro Picture of the Marine Diesel Market

“The offshore market is still trying to understand which direction it is going in terms of the current state of the oil price and what that means to exploration &...

March 2, 2015
Total Views: 19

Wednesday, January 28, 2015
ostensjo tug robert allan
Engineering News

Wärtsilä Dual Fuel Engines to Power New Tugs for Østensjø Rederi

Finnish engine manufacturer Wärtsilä reports today three new escort tugs under construction for Norwegian tug operator Østensjø Rederi will feature their company’s dual-fuel (DF) engines integrated with a customized gas storage and...

January 28, 2015
Total Views: 3

Friday, January 16, 2015
permanent magnet tunnel thruster
Engines

Norwegian Cruise Liner to Be Outfitted With Permanent Magnet Tunnel Thrusters

Instead of having a shaft or some other geared mechanism connected to a motor, the propeller blades themselves are the the motor which provides the maneuvering thruster to bring Norwegian Cruise Line’s Norwegian...

January 16, 2015
Total Views: 27

Wednesday, January 14, 2015
ABB turbocharger
Engineering News

ABB Turbocharging Brings Breath of Fresh Air

As shipping continues to face the challenges of tightening regulation and market conditions, ABB Turbocharging says marine equipment must be able to adapt to unpredictable circumstances as never before. Oliver...

January 14, 2015
Total Views: 12

Friday, January 2, 2015
dredger cutter suction
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 by Chinese construction firm Jiangsu Haihong Construction Engineering...

January 2, 2015
Total Views: 1

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 cleanliness of up to 20 percent, a reduction in...

December 9, 2014
Total Views: 13

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, Imabari Shipbuilding.  The Mitsui-MAN B&W 7G70ME-C9.2-GI engines, once...

December 4, 2014
Total Views: 12

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 gas carrier.  The existing Caterpillar MaK M 43 C...

December 1, 2014
Total Views: 6

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 used as the...

November 26, 2014
Total Views: 2