Wednesday, January 25, 2012
viking line ferry
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 revolutionary Liquified Natural Gas (LNG) fuel system built by Wärtsilä, interior...

January 25, 2012
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Wednesday, December 21, 2011
STX Finland offshore patrol vessel

STX Finland Signs Agreement for Dual Fuel Offshore Patrol Vessel *UPDATE*

STX Finland Oy and the Finnish Border Guard signed an agreement on construction of a next generation offshore patrol vessel. The vessel will be built at the STX Rauma ship­yard and delivered...

December 21, 2011
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Monday, December 12, 2011
MaK M 46 DF Caterpillar dual fuel engine
Engineering News

Caterpillar Animates their New Dual Fuel Marine Engine [VIDEO]

Want to know how a Dual Fuel Engine works?  Caterpillar Marine put together a pretty cool video recently to show all the bits and pieces that go into their new...

December 12, 2011
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Friday, December 9, 2011

Kongsberg Releases New Dual Fuel Engine Room Simulator

Kongsberg Maritime said today it has released a new Engine Room Simulator (ERS) model based on a Dual Fuel Diesel Electric (DFDE) Engine Room configuartion from a modern liquefied natural...

December 9, 2011
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Monday, November 28, 2011
Caterpillar MaK CAT NYSE:CAT Dual Fuel Marine Engine
Engineering News

Clean and Efficient Shipping by CAT: New Marine Engine Burns Both LNG and Diesel Fuels

Caterpillar (NYSE:CAT) Announces the Development of Their First High Performance Dual Fuel Marine Engine. Caterpillar Marine Power Systems is pleased to announce the development of the MaK M 46 DF,...

November 28, 2011
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Wednesday, November 23, 2011

BIT VIKING – World’s First LNG Product Tanker Enters Service

The world’s first LNG-fueled product tanker, the “Bit Viking”, is now officially in service according to class society Germanischer Lloyd (GL).  The 25,000 dwt product tanker underwent an LNG main...

November 23, 2011
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Thursday, March 3, 2011
Engineering News

Wartsila to provide propulsion machinery for new LNG powered passenger ferry

Wartsila has been awarded a contract by shipbuilding company STX Finland Oy to supply the propulsion machinery for a new passenger ferry to be built for Viking Line, a Finnish ship...

March 3, 2011
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Friday, August 8, 2008

Wärtsilä 50DF Engines – Major Orders Placed

Excerpt from August 6 Press Release from Wärtsilä: Wärtsilä-Hyundai Engine Company Ltd., the new joint venture between Wärtsilä and Hyundai Heavy Industries in South Korea, has received a major order....

August 8, 2008
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