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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,...
Sunday, May 31, 2015
Sunday, May 3, 2015
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...
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
Wednesday, March 25, 2015
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...
Monday, March 16, 2015
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...
Tuesday, March 10, 2015
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...
Thursday, March 5, 2015
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...
Monday, March 2, 2015
Wednesday, January 28, 2015
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...
Friday, January 16, 2015
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...
Wednesday, January 14, 2015
Friday, January 2, 2015
Tuesday, December 9, 2014
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...
Thursday, December 4, 2014
Monday, December 1, 2014
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...
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
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