Marine

Rolls-Royce Tugging At Hybrid Sector

BY IAN CAMERON Rolls-Royce will supply the tugboat sector with the company’s first hybrid propulsion arrangement for installation to a multi-purpose tractor tug undergoing construction for Baydelta Maritime LLC. The vessel is being built at...

MAN, Hyundai To Develop LPG Two Strokes

MAN Diesel & Turbo said it has entered into an agreement with Hyundai Heavy Industries Engine & Machinery Division (HHI-EMD) for the development and production of dual-fuel engines for marine applications. Under the agreement, HHI-EMD...

Port Of Gothenburg Adding More LNG

Construction of a new liquefied natural gas (LNG) facility is now underway at the Port of Gothenburg. It will become fully operational this year. LNG as marine fuel is increasingly used in the world as...

Working On The Water

Master Marine, the Bayou La Batre, Louisiana, U.S.A., shipbuilder, announced the delivery of the M/V Tom Torretti, a 67 x 28 ft. workboat to Waterfront Services, a provider of harbor and inland waterway services...
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Integrated Digital System From WinGD

Winterthur Gas & Diesel (WinGD) has launched what it calls a new comprehensive, integrated system for creating value from engine and ship data. WinGD Integrated Digital Expert (WiDE) is designed to allow the collection and...

The Dangers of Poor Engine Care

BY IAN CAMERON The majority of all marine auxiliary engine damage takes place immediately after maintenance work, according to a new report. A key finding is that 55% of casualties occur within only 10% of the...

Fairbanks Morse Wins Naval Contract

Fairbanks Morse has been awarded a contract to build and deliver the main propulsion diesel engines for the LPD 29, the U.S. Navy’s 13th San Antonio landing platform dock (LPD) class ship. Construction of the...

A Marine Turbine For The Navy

GE Marine Solutions has shipped an LM2500 marine gas turbine propulsion module that will help power the U.S. Navy’s 75th DDG Arleigh Burke­-class destroyer Jack H. Lucas (DDG 125). Shipbuilder Huntington Ingalls Industries’ Ingalls Shipbuilding division...

A New Shuttle Tanker Approach From Wärtsilä

Wärtsilä said a new shuttle tanker concept it is developing allows tankers to operate both on liquefied natural gas (LNG) as the primary fuel, and volatile organic compounds (VOC) as the secondary fuel. The new...

A Big Clean Deal

Faurecia announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire 100% of the Swiss company Hug Engineering, a manufacturer of exhaust gas reduction technologies for engines above 560 kW. Hug Engineering is currently...

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