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Update:Hyundai/Cummins JV Ending

BY IAN CAMERON The four-year-old joint venture between Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) and Cummins was ended because of a "significant fall in demand" for the engines manufactured under the partnership. "The decision was taken by Hyundai...

In A Growth Mode

By BO SVENSSON Alfa Laval marked the expansion of its Test & Training Center in Aalbor, Denmark, during a ceremony in early March. The expansion extends the indoor area from 250 m2 to 1350 m2. The expansion...

Gear Sealing Certified For VGP

Following a technical update, the Schottel Leacon sealing system for marine drives has been certified by independent classification society DNV-GL as a leak-free sealing system for the oil-to-sea interface. Schottel reported that the optimized...

Compressor Trains To Nigeria

MAN Diesel & Turbo will deliver two compressor trains to Nigerian Dangote Oil Refining Co., to be employed in the company’s refinery in the capital of Lagos. Dangote is currently building Africa’s largest refinery in...
The Marine Propulsion Order Survey examines mechanical drive, auxiliary and diesel-electric marine propulsion systems.

2016 Marine Propulsion Order Survey

Diesel & Gas Turbine Worldwide’s Marine Propulsion Order Survey is part three of three reports designed to provide details on the markets of large reciprocating engines, steam turbines and gas turbines used in power...

Wärtsilä Named Preferred Provider For Fleet Of Seismic Vessels

Wärtsilä and PGS Geophysical AS have signed a service agreement that makes Wärtsilä the preferred service supplier for engines and other Wärtsilä equipment. According to the agreement, Wärtsilä will take care of the maintenance of...

GE Repowering Bangladesh Project

GE, in a consortium with China National Machinery and Equipment Import and Export Corp., has been awarded a US$117 million order from Bangladesh Power Development Board (BPDB) for repowering Unit 3 of the Ghorashal...

Siemens Supplying Turnkey Power Plant To Thailand

Siemens and its Japanese consortium partner Marubeni Corp. will deliver a turnkey combined cycle power plant to Thailand’s state-owned utility, Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (EGAT). The gas-fired power plant South Bangkok will incorporate two...

Waterjets For Fast Ferry

Wärtsilä announced it has been contracted to provide the waterjets for a new high-speed ferry being built by the Incat Tasmania yard in Australia for Malta based Virtu Ferries. When delivered, the vessel will...

Capstone Order For Oil & Gas Platform

Capstone Turbine Corp. received an order for a C1000 Signature Series microturbine and a C600 Signature Series microturbine for an oil and gas platform off the coast of California. Regatta Solutions, Capstone’s distributor in California,...

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