Marine

First Of U.S. Navy’s New Class Powered By Fairbanks Morse

Fairbanks Morse will supply the main propulsion diesel engines for the USNS John Lewis, the lead ship in the U.S. Navy’s new T-AO 205 class of underway replenishment oiler ships. The ship will be powered...

A Tall Order For Rolls-Royce

MTU, a Rolls-Royce Power Systems company, announced it has been chosen to repower the U.S. Coast Guard’s barque Eagle, also known as “America’s Tall Ship.” The three-masted Eagle, which drives under full sail in the...

Filtering Out A Solution

By Ian Cameron A new generation of high velocity gas turbine air filtration systems designed to offers superior performance, especially in extreme offshore environments, has been launched by Clarcor Industrial Air Clarcor, which supplies inlet systems...

Wärtsilä Provides Wright Ferry Equipment

A new ferry being built at the Cemre shipyard in Turkey for UK operator Wightlink will incorporate a comprehensive range of Wärtsilä equipment and systems designed to promote environmental efficiency. In addition to conventional fuel,...

A Fuel Flexible Marine Two-Stroke

Mitsui Engineering & Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. (MES) recently completed the first of three ethane-operated two-stroke engines that will be used for propulsion service in three ethylene carriers, which will also carry ethane as cargo. The...

Marine Group Formed To Push LNG Adoption

Several marine industry players have formed a coalition in effort to accelerate the widespread adoption of liquefied natural gas (LNG) as a marine fuel. The coalition, SEA/LNG, aims to help break down the barriers hindering...

Big BOB Business For Maersk Fluid Technology

Maersk Fluid Technology said it has received the first volume order for the new version of its Sea-Mate B1000 blending-on-board (BOB) cylinder oil system. Introduced in the second half of 2015, the BOB system...

Cat Thrusts Toward Greater Efficiency

BY IAN CAMERON Caterpillar’s Singapore-based Marine Solution Center said it has produced what it calls a “breakthrough hybrid thruster” concept that offers savings in fuel economy and cost savings for offshore vessel operators. Caterpillar Marine is...

Power For Shipping

Wärtsilä will supply 24 9-cylinder 32 Auxpac generating sets for six newbuild Chinese container vessels. The engines will power six, 21 000 TEU ships being built at the Shanghai Waigaoqiao Shipyard (SWS) for China Shipping...

Wärtsilä Dives Into Digital

Wärtsilä said it will acquire Eniram, a Finnish technology company that produces energy management and analytics solutions for the marine industry. Wärtsilä said the acquisition of Eniram will help it strengthen its digital offering and...