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GE Working With Isopentane In Ghana

GE Power and Marinus Energy said its pilot project to capture Isopentane gas and use it as a fuel source for generating electricity will be a first for sub-Saharan Africa. The Atuabo Waste to Power...

Keeping A Low Flow

Caterpillar Oil & Gas announced the debut of the Cat Dynamic Transmission Output Control (DTOC), an integrated system designed with knowledge of the engine and transmission operating characteristics. The DTOC allows for manual shift automated...

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...

An Engine “Game Changer?”

BY IAN CAMERON Engine technology aimed at the heavy-duty truck sector and for stationary distributed systems and described as “potentially game-changing” has been unveiled by the United Kingdom-headquartered Ricardo. The Ricardo CryoPower concept aims to substantially...

Wärtsilä Acquires Lock-N-Stitch

Wärtsilä has acquired USA-based engineering company Lock-N-Stitch, a move the company said will strengthen Wärtsilä’s service portfolio for customers operating multiple brands. Wärtsilä’s QuantiServ business line within Wärtsilä Services was established in 2016 to provide...

Wärtsilä Launches Global Support Center

Wärtsilä said it has launched a global Wärtsilä Customer Support Center (CSC) designed to provides all Wärtsilä customers with easily accessible, transparent and high-quality support. In addition to the existing support channels, the Wärtsilä Customer...

Wärtsilä Signs Asset Management Agreement

Wärtsilä and Saudi Arabian Northern Region Cement Co. (NRCC) have signed a new three-year asset management agreement for NRCC’s power plant in Turaif, Saudi Arabia. Wärtsilä will continue to be responsible for the operation and...

ECG Forges Ahead With Expansion

BY DJ SLATER Ellwood Crankshaft Group (ECG) is familiar with expansion. Throughout its 107-year history, the crankshaft manufacturer has built a forging empire across the Midwest, but its biggest move yet took place this past...

Hydrogen Fuel Mix Successfully Used In MHPS Turbine Firing Test

Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems (MHPS) said a large-scale gas turbine for use in power generation has successfully passed a firing test using a 30% hydrogen fuel mix. MHPS said the test results confirmed that by using...
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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...

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