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First Marine Gas Engines Delivered

MTU has delivered the first two of a total of four 16-cylinder Series 4000 gas engines, each with an output of 1492 kW, for two new catamarans. The two pre-production units of the new mobile...

Sailing Towards Zero

BY IAN CAMERON A project to create a zero emissions ferry has taken a key step forward having received financial backing. The plan aims to combine existing technologies in a new way to build a ferry...

A New Energy Solution For Ships

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Marine Machinery & Equipment Co. LTD (MHI-MME) and the smart technology group Wartsila have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) regarding the commercial marketing of a new energy solution for ships. The...

A New Marine Option From Scania

Scania said it is strengthening its position in the marine engine segment with the launch of a new six-cylinder 13 L inline engine. The new engine combines new power levels ranging from 650 to...

A Stronger 20

Wärtsilä is launching an upgraded, more powerful version of its Wärtsilä 20 diesel engine that increases output per cylinder from 185 to 220 kW. The increased cylinder output improves the engine's power density, thereby enabling...

The New Marine Experience

BY IAN CAMERON The importance and benefits of rapidly developing digital capabilities and how they can transform marine transportation is often hard to demonstrate. To overcome this, Rolls-Royce has opened the first in a series of...

A Marine First In Korea

GE said its LM500 marine gas turbines now power the Republic of Korea’s (ROK) first PKX-B patrol boat. The ROK Navy took delivery of this new surface combatant on Oct. 30; the 220-ton PKX-B Chamsuri...

A Lighter Touch Aids Propulsion

BY IAN CAMERON When it comes to maximizing the propulsion efficiency of vessels it is easy to overlook the critical part played by propellers. However, Hydrex Underwater Technology (Hydrex) headquartered in Antwerp, Belgium, said it has...

The Dual In The Crown

BY IAN CAMERON Yanmar said it has completed the development of a new dual-fuel engine which it said enables vessel operators to switch to and from liquefied natural gas (LNG) and diesel fuel during operation. The...

LNG and Battery Power for Luxury Yacht

BY IAN CAMERON A luxury yacht concept aimed at highlighting ship intelligence and hybrid propulsion based on liquefied natural gas (LNG) and battery power in the marine leisure sector has been outlined by Rolls-Royce. Designed for...

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