Monday, January 18, 2021
Press Releases

ABB Azipod® electric propulsion makes bulk carrier debut in Oldendorff ship delivery

Press Release – China’s Chengxi Shipyard hands over the first of twin self-unloading transshipment newbuilds after both owner and builder highlight successful installation and commissioning for Azipod® propulsion The delivery saw...

January 18, 2021
Total Views: 784

Wednesday, January 13, 2021
Press Releases

ABB to provide Azipod® electric propulsion for eco-friendly superyacht

Press Release – Debut contract with Dutch luxury yacht builder Oceanco on Azipod® technology installation project paves the way for broader cooperation on sustainable electric propulsion in a market expected...

January 13, 2021
Total Views: 469

Tuesday, January 12, 2021
Press Releases

ABB, Hyundai Global Service and HHI-EMD strengthen turbocharger service partnership

Press Release – A new agreement between ABB Turbocharging, Hyundai Global Service (HGS) and Hyundai Heavy Industries’ Engine & Machinery Division (HHI-EMD) has established a ‘total service solution’ for ABB...

January 12, 2021
Total Views: 154

Tuesday, December 15, 2020
Press Releases

ABB Marine & Ports opens new lab to stress-test cyber threats to shipping

Press Release – ABB Marine & Ports’ cyber security laboratory opens at key moment in shipping’s digital development as stricter maritime cyber security rules enter force on January 1, 2021...

December 15, 2020
Total Views: 289

Wednesday, December 9, 2020
Press Releases

ABB reinforces clean hydrogen commitment with ECH2A membership

Press Release – Peter Terwiesch, President of ABB Industrial Automation becomes executive member of the EU Alliance established to kick-start the European hydrogen industry. ABB has been granted membership into...

December 9, 2020
Total Views: 353

Tuesday, November 17, 2020
Press Releases

ABB wins major power and propulsion order for five Fincantieri vessels

ABB secures an order of around $150 million to deliver a comprehensive scope of technologies to power next-generation cruise ships built by Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri Strengthening its preferred supplier position in...

November 17, 2020
Total Views: 709

Thursday, November 12, 2020
Press Releases

ABB’s OCTOPUS software to uncover savings for offshore wind farms as part of EU project ATLANTIS

Press Release – ABB optimization software for EU-funded ATLANTIS research project will advance remote maintenance of offshore wind farms to reduce costs, increase efficiency and safety, and improve sustainability ABB...

November 12, 2020
Total Views: 101

Monday, November 9, 2020
Press Releases

ABB puts sustainable power solution at heart of FrøyGruppen’s innovative live fish carrier

Press Release – ABB secures a contract with Sefine Shipyard to provide power and propulsion solution to FrøyGruppen’s state-of-the-art hybrid live fish carrier, future-proofing the vessel for safe and sustainable...

November 9, 2020
Total Views: 54

Monday, November 2, 2020
Press Releases

ABB Azipod® icebreaking propulsion to power a fleet of newbuild LNG carriers

Press Release – ABB secures a contract from Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering in excess of $300 million to supply a comprehensive power and propulsion package for six new specialized...

November 2, 2020
Total Views: 39

Wednesday, October 21, 2020
Press Releases

ABB delivers sustainable shore connection technology for Viking Line’s high-speed ferry

Press Release – ABB Marine & Ports latest shore connection technology is ensuring that calls by the passenger ferry Viking XPRS at Estonia’s Port of Tallinn are made quietly, efficiently...

October 21, 2020
Total Views: 21

Wednesday, October 14, 2020
Press Releases

ABB wins contract to equip Knutsen shuttle tankers with electric solutions for higher efficiency and sustainability

Press Release – First two shuttle tankers for Knutsen NYK Offshore Tankers (KNOT) to feature battery technology, in addition to a wide scope of ABB’s electric solutions, will achieve significant...

October 14, 2020
Total Views: 16

Monday, October 5, 2020
Press Releases

New all-electric Niagara Falls tour ferries powered by ABB enter service

Press Release – Maid of the Mist launches new generation of iconic ferries, running purely on sustainable power enabled by ABB Tour boat passengers will be able to experience one...

October 5, 2020
Total Views: 20

Wednesday, September 23, 2020
Press Releases

ABB powers P&O super-ferries towards new sustainable transport era

Press Release – ABB to supply electric, digital and connected solutions for P&O Ferries’ two new vessels, including Azipod® propulsion and energy storage, cutting fuel consumption by one ton per...

September 23, 2020
Total Views: 7

Monday, September 14, 2020
Press Releases

Wasaline launch confirms growing ferry preference for ABB’s Azipod® electric propulsion

Taking only one week to install, Azipod® propulsion will ensure sustainable performance for Wasaline’s new ferry Aurora Botnia, while achieving up to four days of annual time savings due to...

September 14, 2020
Total Views: 27

Wednesday, September 9, 2020
Press Releases

China’s first hybrid-electric rescue vessel relies on ABB technology for safety and sustainability

Press Release – The newbuilt vessel, Shenhai 01, features a full scope of ABB’s electric, digital and connected solutions that help support sustainable operations and enhance safety and efficiency The...

September 9, 2020
Total Views: 10

Wednesday, December 11, 2019
Press Releases

ABB completes delivery for the world’s most advanced icebreaking LNG carrier fleet

Press Release – Final vessel in 15-ship series enters service for Yamal LNG project ahead of schedule, powered by ABB’s leading-edge technology Yakov Gakkel, owned by joint venture between Teekay...

December 11, 2019
Total Views: 5

Monday, August 26, 2019
Maritime News

Azipod-Equipped Norwegian Coast Guard Vessel Reaches North Pole

The Norwegian Coast Guard vessel KV Svalbard Nordpolen has become the first Norwegian ship to reach the North Pole. Built in 2001, the KV Svalbard is a relatively small icebreaker...

August 26, 2019
Total Views: 15

Wednesday, May 29, 2019
Press Releases

ABB opens Marine Service Center in Russia in support of growing Arctic maritime industries

Press Release – ABB – The newly inaugurated center will support ABB’s ship power, propulsion and automation technologies and expand service capabilities for ice-going vessels The new Marine Service Center...

May 29, 2019
Total Views: 10

Tuesday, May 21, 2019
Press Releases

ABB to enable world’s first hydrogen-powered river vessel

Press Release – ABB will provide a power and propulsion solution for a newbuild vessel operating along the Rhône river in France to run entirely on hydrogen fuel cells ABB...

May 21, 2019
Total Views: 10

Monday, May 6, 2019
maid of the mist electric vessels
Environment

Niagra Falls Tour Boat Operator Orders Battery-Powered Vessels

Niagra Falls tour boat operator Maid of the Mist has placed an order for the first all-electric, zero-emission vessels to be built in the United States. The two new passenger...

May 6, 2019
Total Views: 10