Friday, January 8, 2021
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Shipping

Interview: WinGD Discusses New Engine Tech to Help Tackle Methane Slip

With International Maritime Organization targeting a 50% reduction in greenhouse gas emissions from ships by 2050, focus is shifting to which alternative fuels will help the industry achieve the ambitious...

January 8, 2021
Total Views: 1661

Wednesday, February 17, 2016
Containership Engineroom
Photo

SPOTD: 6 Incredibly Ultra Wide Engine Room Panoramic Photos

Photographing a ship’s engine room is a daunting task for even the best maritime photographers because of the sheer size, breadth and scale of room and equipment but, when pro...

February 17, 2016
Total Views: 406

Wednesday, October 21, 2015
Maritime News

Dispute Over Rigged Ship Engine Tests Adds to Volkswagen’s Woes

  By Alister Doyle OSLO, Oct 21 (Reuters) – Norwegian shipowner I.M. Skaugen has disclosed it is seeking $50 million in compensation from a marine unit of Volkswagen for rigging...

October 21, 2015
Total Views: 9

Thursday, July 2, 2015
Maritime News

MES Successfully Tests First ME-LGI Engine in Japan

  MAN Diesel & Turbo licensee Mitsui Engineering & Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. (MES) has for the first time successfully demonstrated the liquid-gas-injection concept in Japan using the very first ME-LGI...

July 2, 2015
Total Views: 11

Thursday, November 20, 2014
Interesting

World’s Largest Containership Also Sets Record for Largest Engine Ever

With a capacity to carry 19,000 TEUs, the recently named MV CSCL Globe is the world’s largest containership by cargo capacity. But that’s not all it’s known for. The newbuild...

November 20, 2014
Total Views: 1626

Monday, December 2, 2013
Maritime News

Wärtsilä Wins First Order for “Game Changing” Dual-Fuel 2-Stroke Engine

Finnish engine maker Wärtsilä says it has received its first order for the company's new "game changing" 2-stroke, low pressure, dual-fuel engine from the Denmark-based tanker operator, Terntank Rederi.

December 2, 2013
Total Views: 4

Sunday, July 21, 2013
Engines

Emma Maersk’s Wärtsilä-Sulzer Super Ship Engine – Part 2

A look "under the hood" of the World's Largest container ship ever built. The engine that powers the Emma Maersk.

July 21, 2013
Total Views: 3016

Thursday, December 13, 2012
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Engines

American Commercial Lines Chooses CAT C280s to Re-power Towboat Fleet

American Commercial Lines (ACL) has selected Cat® C280 marine engines for repowering six of their towboats. Bill Foster, ACL Vice President Boat Maintenance, commented, “We are making significant investments in...

December 13, 2012
Total Views: 43

Wednesday, November 7, 2012
uss arleigh burke ddg-51
Defense

With a $2 Billion Yearly Fuel Bill, the US Navy is Looking at Reinventing the Engine

– By Donna McKinney, US Navy Research Laboratory With its strong dependence on gas-turbine engines for propulsion, the U.S. Navy is always looking for ways to improve the fuel consumption...

November 7, 2012
Total Views: 16

Monday, November 5, 2012
MAN Diesel and Turbo 51/60DF engine
Engines

Greek Shipowners Order MAN Dual-Fuel Engines for LNG Carrier Newbuilds

Athens-based ship owners, Alpha Tankers and Freighters International, have chosen MAN Diesel and Turbo dual-fuel engines for two 160,000 m³ LNG carriers currently under construction at STX Offshore and Shipbuilding....

November 5, 2012
Total Views: 31

Friday, October 26, 2012
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Engines

An Industry First: MAN B&W’s Tier III-Compliant Low-Speed Diesel with Integrated Exhaust Gas Recirc

MAN Diesel & Turbo, together with HHI-EMD, the engine and machinery division of Hyundai Heavy Industries, has presented the first IMO Tier III-compliant diesel engine utilizing EGR (Exhaust Gas Recirculation)....

October 26, 2012
Total Views: 29

Monday, July 23, 2012
fjord line lng ferry
Engineering News

Fjord Line Chooses Rolls Royce LNG Engines For New Cruise Ferries

Fjord Line’s two new international cruise ferries will be powered solely by environmentally friendly liquefied natural gas (LNG) instead of the more polluting heavy fuel oil. When MS Stavangerfjord is...

July 23, 2012
Total Views: 27

Tuesday, June 26, 2012
Rolls-Royce MT30
Press Releases

South Korean Navy Selects Rolls-Royce MT30 Turbine for New Frigate

Rolls-Royce announced today that their MT30 gas turbine engine has been selected by the South Korean Navy to power a new FFX frigate. This is the first order for the...

June 26, 2012
Total Views: 8

Thursday, May 31, 2012
Wärtsilä 50df
Engines

Wärtsilä Reaches Major Milestone with 50DF Dual Fuel Engines

Wärtsilä has reached a major milestone with its 50DF line of engines, receiving an order to supply its 100 LNG carrier with the dual-fuel technology, representing approximately one quarter of...

May 31, 2012
Total Views: 1

Saturday, May 28, 2011
Blog

Ship Engines – 7 Monster Engine Designs, Part 1

What secrets do ship engines hold? Driving the world’s largest ships are powerplants that deliver serious horsepower. These modern ship engines vary in design and use but they all provide...

May 28, 2011
Total Views: 5445

Monday, May 9, 2011
Engineering News

Workboat operator’s fleet modernization program features MTU engines

MTU high-speed diesels help this ocean-going tug cut fuel costs for long-haul towing and ship-assist jobs throughout the Pacific. MTU diesels help this West Coast workboat operator cut fuel costs...

May 9, 2011
Total Views: 26

Monday, March 14, 2011
Engineering News

First 2-stroke gas engine taking ‘Quantum’ concept 1-stroke further

Photo: Quantum 9000 illustration © DNV/DNV A year ago, DNV launched its container ship concept – Quantum. This concept ship was designed to stir up a debate about shipping innovation....

March 14, 2011
Total Views: 18

Monday, March 7, 2011
Engineering News

Upgraded Wärtsilä RT-flex68-D successfully tested for IMO Tier II compliance

The first upgraded Wärtsilä RT-flex68-D engine equipped with a Variable Turbine Geometry (VTG) turbocharger was successfully tested at Doosan Engine Co Ltd in South Korea. It is fully compliant with...

March 7, 2011
Total Views: 3

Tuesday, October 5, 2010
Engines

Super Engine Transport – By Truck

The Wartsila-Sulzer RTA96-C turbocharged two-stroke diesel engine is the most powerful and most efficient prime-mover in the world today. The Aioi Works of Japan ‘s Diesel United, Ltd built the...

October 5, 2010
Total Views: 91

Saturday, July 10, 2010
Engines

Photo Of An Engine

The name is Wärtsilä-Sulzer RTA96-C turbocharged diesel engine: 14 cylinder 80,080 kW or 108,920 bhp Output Power is (your Jeep may have 300 bhp) width 26,7 meters, height 13,2 meters...

July 10, 2010
Total Views: 13