Products & Technology

Rolls Touts Hybrid Rail ‘Breakthrough’

Rolls-Royce is touting what it calls a pioneering breakthrough for hybrid rail drive systems. The company said both Iarnród Éireann Irish Rail, the state railway of the Republic of Ireland, and Porterbrook, the UK’s largest...
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Ballard Plans Marine Fuel Cell Center Of Excellence

Ballard Power Systems Europe A/S said it is establishing a Marine Center of Excellence dedicated to fuel cell marine applications at the company's engineering, manufacturing and service facility in Hobro, Denmark. The center will design...

MAN Makes Hydrogen Play

MAN Energy Solutions (MAN) acquired 40% of the electrolysis technology company H-Tec Systems, a subsidiary of GP Joule, a project developer specializing in renewable energies and sector coupling. GP Joule retains around 60% of the...

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 21...

New Air Filtration For Gas Turbines

Air filtration specialist Mann+ Hummel launched compact filters Aircube Pro Power S and Nanoclass Cube Pro Power S for gas turbine air filtration that the company said are designed to deal with fine dust...

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,...

Cat Launches B Series Of CG170 Gas Generator Set

Caterpillar Energy Solutions has introduced the B series of the CG 170 generator sets, which the company said offers increased power output from 1.3 to 2.3 MW along with higher reliability and...

Laser Focus

Federal-Mogul Powertrain said it is developing laser processes designed to offer piston rings for large-bore engines greater wear resistance. The company techniques offer an environmentally friendly, long-term alternative to galvanic coatings and are the latest...

Project Seeks Ways to Use Methane In Transportation, Energy

A three-year collaboration among 27 scientific, industrial and business partners is underway with the goal of finding ways to use methane-based fuels for transportation and energy production. Power-to-gas  In a so-called power-to-gas process that uses electric...

Rolls At SMM: A New LNG Engine Introduced

Rolls-Royce launched its latest in a series of liquefied natural gas (LNG) fueled marine engines at the SMM maritime exhibition in Hamburg, Germany. Rolls-Royce said the Bergen B36:45 model is designed in accordance with the...