Marine

MAN Supplying Engines For Hybrid RoRo

MAN Energy Solutions will supply 18 MAN B&W 9S50ME-C9.6 main engines for nine hybrid RoRo vessels intended for operation in the Mediterranean Sea. The customer is the Grimaldi Group, the Naples, Italy-based...

Hybrid Retrofit Slated For Cargo Vessel

Wärtsilä will do a hybrid retrofit installation on a general cargo vessel, the first project of its kind in short-sea shipping applications, the company said. The project will take place onboard the Hagland Captain, a...

First Order For MAN’s SCR-HP Marine Solution

MAN Energy Solutions has announced the first order for its SCR-HP (selective catalytic reduction – high pressure) product. Mitsui (MES) has ordered three SCR-HP (cluster 3) units for three 87k-dwt bulk carriers for the Ocean...

Tanker Powered By Lithium-Ion Batteries Being Developed

Asahi Tanker Co. Ltd, and Exeno-Yamamizu Corp. Tokyo, are developing new domestic shipping tanker design which the companies say incorporates zero emission electric propulsion. The “e5” concept creates solutions to issues such as shortage of...

Rolls Completes Thruster Plant Refurbish

Rolls-Royce said it has completed a €57million upgrade and refurbishment of its thruster manufacturing plant in Rauma, Finland, consolidating production over a single site, and creating one of the world’s most advanced propulsion facilities.

Schottel Announces New Mechanical Hybrid Propulsion Solution

Along with Svitzer of Denmark, Schottel said it has developed a new hybrid propulsion concept that makes it possible to drive two thrusters with either one of the main engines. The new concept, called SYDRIVE-M,...

Luxury Yacht With First Series Production MTU Hybrid Power

British luxury yacht manufacturer Sunseeker International and Rolls-Royce announced they will launch the first yacht with series production hybrid propulsion system by MTU in 2020. In the meantime, the...

J-ENG Demonstrates First UEC50SJ-EGR Engine

Japan Engine Corp. (J-ENG) said it has demonstrated its first UEC50LSJ-EGR engine, which is designed for marine gasoil (MGO) and/or marine diesel oil (MDO) mono-fuel operation. The engine, which is under development, is being subsidized...

Stern Trawler Getting Rolls-Royce Equipment

Rolls-Royce Commercial Marine has signed a contract to deliver ship design and a range of equipment for a 70-m stern trawler to be built for Engenes fiskeriselskap AS, based in Troms county, northern Norway. The...

A New Marine Transmission Family From ZF

ZF Friedrichshafen said its new marine transmission family for outputs up to 3000 kW in multiple transmission ratios, housing sizes and variants offers manufacturers flexibility for new build projects and retrofits. The ZF 8000 covers a...

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