Marine

Wärtsilä Tests Remote Guidance Service

Wärtsilä said it has successfully tested its remote guidance service that enables ship crew members, field service engineers and shipyard personnel to communicate with shore-based experts anywhere in the world through voice-controlled Augmented Reality...

Schottel Supplies Three Propulsion Systems To Otto Candies

Schottel supplied three separate propulsion systems for a new inspection maintenance repair (IMR) vessel built by Candies Shipbuilders and owned by its parent company Otto Candies. The vessel’s two Combi Drives, two transverse thrusters and...

GE Marine Supplies Gas Turbines For New Combat Ships

GE Marine’s LM2500 gas turbines now power the USS Tulsa (LCS 16) and USS Charleston (LCS 18), two Littoral Combat Ships built by Austal USA that were recently commissioned by the United States Navy. GE...

GEA Receives Orders For New Marine Seperator

GEA said it has received orders for 20 of its new marine separators, which were introduced at SMM in Hamburg. The new GEA marine separator is designed for board...

A Marine Conversion First For MAN

MAN Energy Solutions signed a contract to convert a 15000 TEU container vessel to dual-fuel operation, a first for such a large vessel.  The container vessel MV Sajir is owned by...

Rolls Wins Malta Patrol Vessel Contract

Rolls-Royce will supply a marine propulsion package to a new offshore patrol vessel under construction for the armed forces of Malta. The 1800-ton displacement, 74.8 m twin-screw vessel will incorporate...

Marine Jet Power Opens Sales Office For Asia Pacific

Marine Jet Power (MJP) established a new sales office for Asia Pacific (APAC), headquartered in Perth Henderson, Western Australia. Co-located with IKAD Engineering, the new MJP APAC headquarters is situated in the Henderson Industrial area of...

A Dual-Fuel First In Europe

Europe’s first conversion of a dredger to dual-fuel capability combining liquefied natural gas (LNG) and marine gasoil (MGO) is close to completion. Damen said it will deliver a turnkey...

A Squid Catcher Hits The Waves

The trawler Argos Cíes, the largest fishing vessel constructed at the Nodosa shipyard in Spain, is equipped with one controllable pitch propeller and one transverse thruster from Schottel. The Schottel propulsion systems are...

First Diesel-Electric Damen Shoalbuster Ordered

Damen Shipyards will build the first of the newly-developed diesel-electric Damen Shoalbuster 3514 SD DP2 for client Herman Sr. The new vessel is scheduled for delivery by the first half of 2020 and will be...

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