Tuesday, September 25, 2012
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APM Terminals and Rotterdam World Gateway Plan to Operate Container Cranes by Remote Control

Remote control of cranes improves productivity and working ergonomics.  The new Maasvlakte 2 container terminals will be first in Europe to operate without a

September 25, 2012
Total Views: 81

Wednesday, September 19, 2012
Press Releases

ABB Lauches New Fuel Reducing Software

ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, announced that it has introduced several new software applications for the marine market that will help

September 19, 2012
Total Views: 2

Tuesday, September 11, 2012
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Engineering News

Drydocks World and ABB Turbochargers Reach Exclusive Co-operation Agreement

During SMM Hamburg last week, Drydocks World, the largest shipyard in the Middle East, and ABB turbochargers signed a Memorandum of Understanding to create a

September 11, 2012
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Thursday, August 30, 2012
maersk peregrino fpso
Engineering News

Crazy Amounts of Power Needed on Statoil’s Peregrino FPSO, ABB Delivers

Via ABB Communications Recently acquired by the Statoil group, FPSO Peregrino was converted from a very large crude carrier (VLCC) to a floating production,

August 30, 2012
Total Views: 129

Thursday, July 19, 2012
Engineering News

ABB Acquires Amarcon to Expand Marine Software Offering

ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has agreed to acquire Amarcon BV, a Dutch company that develops and markets software solutions for the

July 19, 2012
Total Views: 9

Thursday, June 28, 2012
Press Releases

ABB Turbocharging boosts fuel efficiency on smaller ships

Baden, Switzerland – ABB Turbo Systems Ltd. has played a key role in bringing the benefits of Wärtsilä’s RT-flex technology to two-stroke

June 28, 2012
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Engineering News

ABB Wins $80 Million Order From Samsung Heavy Industries

ABB announced Thursday that it has recently won an order worth $80 million from Samsung Heavy Industries to supply energy efficient drives, motors and

June 28, 2012
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Tuesday, June 12, 2012
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Engineering News

From Broke To Billions – Risk Management, Efficiency And The Secret To Success

Why are some shipping magnates among the wealthiest individuals in the world while others spend most of their time in bankruptcy hearings? The answer seems

June 12, 2012
Total Views: 27

Wednesday, May 16, 2012

ABB to Supply Electric Propulsion and Power Systems for New Deepwater PLV’s

ABB said today that it has been chosen to supply Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering with energy efficient propulsion and electrical power systems for

May 16, 2012
Total Views: 6

Tuesday, April 17, 2012
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Engineering News

Royal Caribbean Orders ABB Azipods for “Project Sunshine”

ABB announced today that they have won orders worth more than $60 million to provide complete power and Azipod propulsion systems for two new cruise ships to

April 17, 2012
Total Views: 15

Wednesday, April 11, 2012
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Engineering News

Carnival Invests in Efficiency, and ABB Azipod Technology

ABB has won a long-term service contract from Carnival Corporation to maintain and upgrade ABB’s Azipod equipment over the next 15 years for 20 ships in

April 11, 2012
Total Views: 222

Monday, March 12, 2012
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Engineering News

An Inside Look at ABB’s Azipods [VIDEO]

ABB released this video today that gives a new look at their Azipod ship propulsion systems that they are successfully integrating on board a number of

March 12, 2012
Total Views: 326

Wednesday, February 22, 2012
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How Shipboard DC Power Saves You Money, and Reduces Environmental Impact [INFOGRAPHIC]

– By ABB Marine The Onboard DC grid provides a highly efficient power distribution system that allows a wide range of seagoing vessels to cut their fuel

February 22, 2012
Total Views: 20

Wednesday, January 25, 2012
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Engineering News

Viking Line Presents a Highly Innovative and Efficient Ferry, the NB1376

Currently under construction at the STX Finland yard in Turku, the NB 1376 represents a completely new generation of ferries with it’s

January 25, 2012
Total Views: 124

Friday, January 13, 2012
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Engineering News

Exciting Times in Marine Engineering – A Look at the Evolution and Future of Electrical Power [VIDEO]

With power generation, grids and networks constantly expanding, the need for additional efficient and environmentally friendly power has never been greater.

January 13, 2012
Total Views: 169

Wednesday, January 4, 2012
Novel 2000 TEU Container Feeder Vessel ABB Knud Hansen
Engineering News

ABB and Knud E. Hansen Team Up to Design Highly Efficient Container Feeder Vessel [Q/A]

Knud E. Hansen Naval Architects and ABB unveiled a joint project yesterday for a highly efficient 2000 TEU container feeder vessel destined for Thailand.  By

January 4, 2012
Total Views: 88

Thursday, December 8, 2011
Press Releases

ABB to Invest Over $400 Million on Sweden’s Subsea Cable Systems

ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, will invest over $ 400 million to double the capacity of its high-voltage cables manufacturing facility

December 8, 2011
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Friday, October 28, 2011
Engineering News

ABB Preparing for “Uncertain Economic Environment” Ahead – CEO

ZURICH -(Dow Jones)- Power and technology group ABB Ltd. (ABBN.VX) is preparing for uncertain economic times ahead, its Chief Executive Joe Hogan said.

October 28, 2011
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Tuesday, August 2, 2011
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Engineering News

ABB wins $1,000,000,000 offshore wind contract

HVDC Light transmission link will connect North Sea wind farms to German power grid Zurich, Switzerland, Aug. 2 2011 – ABB, the leading power and

August 2, 2011
Total Views: 128

Wednesday, February 9, 2011
Engineering News

ABB to provide energy-efficient propulsion, electrical systems for two next-gernaation cruise ships

Zurich, Switzerland – ABB has been awarded an order to provide power and propulsion systems for two next-generation cruise ships to be built by Meyer

February 9, 2011
Total Views: 2