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Powering Bolivia

The first Siemens gas turbines for the expansion of three power plants in Bolivia have started their way to South America.In May 2016, Siemens has signed the corresponding agreement to increase the power generating In...

Wärtsilä Introduces New Hybrid, Energy Storage Solutions

Wärtsilä announced new hybrid power plants, engines+storage and energy storage solutions designed for global markets. Wärtsilä said the new solutions offer existing and future customers added value by utilizing energy storage technology together with...

New Valve Wear Test Rig

Editor's Note: Results of valve wear testing were presented in a paper at the 28th CIMAC World Congress 2016 in Helsinki, Finland. BY OLIVER LEHMANN, director of Research and Development at Märkisches Werk GmbH German valve...

Siemens, Chromalloy Partner On Blade, Vane Cast Components

Siemens and Chromalloy Gas Turbine Corp. have entered a partnership to form a new joint venture called Advanced Airfoil Components that will supply Siemens with turbine blade and vane cast components for power generation. Both...

Closer Bonds For MAN Diesel & Turbo And Mitsui

MAN Diesel & Turbo has entered a comprehensive cooperation agreement with Mitsui Engineering & Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. that will intensify their existing, joint business activities. The agreement states that the two companies have agreed to...

First Fire First For GE

GE and Huaneng Guilin Gas Distributed Energy Co. Ltd. said that the first fire of a GE 6F.01 gas turbine has been successfully completed, marking the first application globally for GE’s latest F-class gas...

Amphibious Power Order For Fairbanks Morse

Fairbanks Morse will supply the Ship Service Diesel Generator (SSDG) sets for the electric power generation system aboard the U.S. Navy’s newest America class amphibious assault warship, the LHA 8. Construction of the generator sets...

An LPG First For Africa

Just days after the news that it will deliver seven mobile gas turbine generator sets for a major power project in Angola, GE announced it will supply equipment for what it called the first...

CIMAC Issues New Marine Fuel Spec

The International Council On Combustion Engines (CIMAC), based in Frankfurt, Germany, has issued a Guideline on the latest specification of marine fuels: ISO 8217:2017. The guideline was prepared by CIMAC Working Group 7 Fuels,...

Assembling Engines In India

Rolls Royce and Garden Reach Shipbuilders & Engineers Ltd. (GRSE) have reached an agreement though which Garden will undertake final assembly of MTU Series 4000 engines in India. GRSE is one of India’s largest...

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