ERN - 6 September 2018

MTU Marine Hybrids In 2020

Rolls-Royce said it will launch a range of completely integrated MTU hybrid ship propulsion systems to the market in 2020. The propulsion systems will be available for yachts, workboats, ferries and patrol boats in...

MAN Gets First Retrofit Order For New Engine

MAN Energy Solutions announced that it had received the first retrofit orders for its new MAN B&W ME-LGIP engine. The contract with Oslo-listed BW LPG involves the world’s first retrofitting of four MAN B&W 6G60ME-C9.2...

Cummins Launches First IMO 3 Engine

Cummins Inc. announced that its new International Maritime Organization (IMO) Tier 3-certified QSK60 engine package, which the company said offers cleaner emissions and an improved warranty, is now available for a wide range of...

MHI-MME Develops New Diesel Turbocharger

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Marine Machinery & Equipment Co. Ltd. (MHI-MME), has developed new models of its MET Turbochargers for diesel engines. The MET-MBII axial-flow turbocharger series is designed mainly for two-stroke engines and is smaller...

Megawatts For ‘Mega Mosque’

GE’s Distributed Power business said that Clarke Energy, GE’s authorized channel partner of Jenbacher gas engines in Algeria, has been selected by the developers of the new Djamaâ el Djazaïr mosque (the Great Mosque...

Ferries To Get Dual-Fuel Retrofits

MAN PrimeServ, the after-sales division of MAN Energy Solutions, has won the contract to convert two RoPax ferries from Spanish operator, Baleària Eurolineas Maritimas, S.A., to dual-fuel operation. Sister ships, the Nápoles and Sicilia, are...

Schottel Names New CEO, Creates New Business Groups

Schottel, the German manufacturer of propulsion and steering systems for ships and offshore applications, has appointed Stefan Kaul as chief executive officer and president industrial operations. The appointment follows the departure of Christian Strahberger, who...

Turbine Upgrade Boosts Output At Mexico Plant

GE’s Power Services business said its cross-fleet gas turbine upgrade project at the Fuerza y Energía de Tuxpan facility in Mexico achieved an output increase of 9.2% and a 2.9% efficiency improvement on one...

Kings Mountain Energy Center Operational

Officials from Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems Americas joined with NTE Energy executives to mark the formal start of operations at a new combined cycle plant in North Carolina, USA. The Kings Mountain Energy Center is...

New HL-Class Gas Turbines Grow In The Market

Siemens has received an order for the first 50-Hz unit of the SGT-9000HL type, which will be delivered to the Scottish energy company SSE plc for the new gas-fired power station Keadby 2 in...

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