Tuesday, October 5, 2021
Press Releases

ABB joins widespread call to accelerate shipping decarbonization

The Call to Action for Shipping Decarbonization urges governments to accelerate shipping’s emission reduction ambitions Clean technologies will play a crucial role in improving engine efficiency and enabling clean fuel...

October 5, 2021
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Thursday, September 30, 2021
Press Releases

World Maritime Day – a key opportunity to embrace crew-supporting digital technologies

Press Release – New autonomous and digital technologies can transform seafarers’ work patterns by improving decision making, enhancing safety and allowing human beings to concentrate on what they do best...

September 30, 2021
Total Views: 279

Tuesday, September 21, 2021
Press Releases

ABB’s Eero Lehtovaara appointed Chair of EU association Waterborne Technology Platform

ABB Marine & Ports’ Head of Regulatory and Public Affairs, Eero Lehtovaara, has been elected Chair of the Board during Waterborne Technology Platform general assembly on September 15, 2021  Waterborne...

September 21, 2021
Total Views: 94

Wednesday, September 8, 2021
Press Releases

ABB containerized energy storage offers plug-in battery power for a wide range of ships

The Containerized Energy Storage System (ESS) integrates sustainable battery power for existing ships in a standard 20ft container  All-inclusive pre-assembled unit for easier installation and safer maintenance, enabling fuel savings...

September 8, 2021
Total Views: 438

Wednesday, September 1, 2021

Corvus Energy Battery To Supply Crowley eWolf All-Electric Tug

Seattle, USA and Bergen, Norway – August 30, 2021 – Corvus Energy is pleased to announce that it has been selected by ABB Marine & Ports to supply the energy storage system for the all-electric tug eWolf by Crowley Maritime Corporation. The vessel will...

September 1, 2021
Total Views: 1277

Thursday, August 26, 2021
Press Releases

ABB to fit Tallink Megastar ferry with shore connection for emission-free port stays

Press Release – ABB’s comprehensive shore connection solution will allow Tallink shuttle vessel Megastar to plug into the local grid for quiet and emission-free overnight layovers in the Port of Tallinn. Fueled...

August 26, 2021
Total Views: 320

Thursday, July 29, 2021
crowley zero-emission electric tug

ABB to Supply Propulsion Package for Crowley’s First Electric Tug

ABB has been selected to provide the propulsion system for Crowley’s first electric tug currently under development. The tug, which Crowley calls eWolf in homage to its first tug, will...

July 29, 2021
Total Views: 883

Press Releases

ABB to power first fully electric U.S. tugboat for maximum efficiency and zero-emission operations

Press Release – ABB will deliver an integrated electric propulsion system and advanced vessel control technology for Crowley’s pioneering eWolf tug, built for sustainable and safe operations at the Port of San...

July 29, 2021
Total Views: 1382

Tuesday, July 13, 2021
Press Releases

ABB’s new digital solution helps optimize ship performance across fleets

Press Release – New online platform, ABB Ability™ Marine Fleet Intelligence – Advisory, combines the power of cloud-based analytics and reporting with user-friendly visualizations to help shipowners, managers and charterers...

July 13, 2021
Total Views: 123

Monday, July 5, 2021
Press Releases

ABB further enhances efficiency of Azipod® electric propulsion with digital solution

Press Release – Already delivering decisive efficiency gains to an ever-increasing variety of ship types, ABB Azipod® electric propulsion now benefits from an automated steering function that helps further minimize...

July 5, 2021
Total Views: 270

Wednesday, June 30, 2021
Press Releases

ABB completes key stage in DNV cyber security type approval process for vessel systems

Press Release – ABB’s automation, propulsion and switchboard systems for vessels have successfully been verified to meet DNV’s class notation ‘Cyber secure SP0’, based on the International Maritime Organization’s (IMO)...

June 30, 2021
Total Views: 186

Tuesday, June 29, 2021
Press Releases

ABB technology enables world’s largest civilian hospital ship to access even the most challenging harbors

Press Release – ABB’s Azipod® propulsion will help Global Mercy™ enter less accessible harbors off the African coast, while reducing vibrations and noise – crucial to the comfort of up to 200...

June 29, 2021
Total Views: 779

Wednesday, June 23, 2021
Press Releases

Makita order marks Japanese debut for ABB’s A255-L turbocharger

Press Release – Japanese engine builder Makita has selected ABB’s latest low-speed turbochargers for an engine being built for a chemical tanker, marking the first time that a Japanese-built engine...

June 23, 2021
Total Views: 679

Monday, June 21, 2021
Press Releases

ABB and Keppel O&M reach key autonomy milestone with remote vessel operation trial in Port of Singapore

Press Release – ABB, together with Singaporean shipyard Keppel Offshore & Marine (Keppel O&M), has successfully carried out South Asia’s first remote joystick control of a tugboat in the busy...

June 21, 2021
Total Views: 240

Thursday, June 17, 2021

Why are containers lost at sea?

This post is brought to you by DTN and ABB who will be speaking on these issues at an upcoming webinar hosted by gCaptain on Tuesday, June 22, 2021. You...

June 17, 2021
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Tuesday, June 8, 2021
Press Releases

Decoded: Celebrating 30 years of Azipod® electric propulsion

Press Release – As Azipod® propulsion enters its fourth decade of production, the latest episode of the ABB DECODED podcast explores the technology that is revolutionizing the maritime industry beneath the waves,...

June 8, 2021
Total Views: 1232

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ABB future-proofs sustainable operation of Monterey Bay ocean research vessel

Press Release – ABB to equip MBARI’s new flagship vessel with leading-edge solutions for sustainable yet maximum performance for decades to come. Located in Moss Landing, California, the MBARI (Monterey...

June 8, 2021
Total Views: 872

Wednesday, May 12, 2021
Press Releases

ABB Marine Academy supports customers with Blended Learning

Press Release – In response to customers’ requests for safe and efficient training of crews during global travel restrictions, ABB Marine & Ports has developed a new Blended Learning program...

May 12, 2021
Total Views: 501

Tuesday, May 11, 2021
Press Releases

ABB software to enable energy savings and performance gains for Tallink’s new ferry MyStar

Press Release – In a repeat order for ABB, a new passenger and car ferry MyStar will join the growing number of vessels to benefit from sustainability and efficiency gains...

May 11, 2021
Total Views: 200

Wednesday, April 28, 2021
Press Releases

Teekay enhances engine optimization and emissions monitoring with ABB Ability™ Tekomar XPERT for fleet

Press Release. – Teekay enhances engine optimization and emissions monitoring with ABB Ability™ Tekomar XPERT for fleet One of the world’s biggest marine energy transportation companies is deploying ABB Turbocharging’s...

April 28, 2021
Total Views: 306