Products & Technology

Getting The Brake You Need

BY BO SVENSSON Swedish Dellner Brakes has introduced what it calls the world’s first fully automated, electrical “Stop,Turn, Lock” (eSTL) braking system for marine braking and other industrial systems. “Our new eSTL system is compact and needs...

New System Fires Up In Dragon

BY IAN CAMERON Technology which can monitor the equipment, fuel and energy performance of a vessel in real-time during deployments has been installed on one of the UK Royal Navy’s most advanced warships. The software, known...

“First” Un-Manned Offshore Vessel Under Development

BY IAN CAMERON A United Kingdom and Norwegian partnership will build what it said is the world’s first un-manned and fully automated vessel for offshore operations. Automated Ships Ltd. and Norway’s Kongsberg plan to start work...

Wärtsilä, ENGIE Sign LNG Pact

  Wärtsilä and French multinational energy company ENGIE have agreed to develop solutions and services within the small-scale liquefied natural gas (LNG) business sector. The announced memorandum of understanding (MoU) covers four work streams: LNG for...

MAN Scores First Order For Hybrid Propulsion System

MAN Diesel & Turbo said it has received the first order for the full HyProp ECO hybrid propulsion system. HyProp ECO combines a diesel engine with a frequency-converter-driven shaft-alternator/motor and features multiple operational modes. Jointly...

Micro Gas Turbines With High Speed Motors

  Switzerland-based manufacturer of electric motors, compressors and converters Celeroton has launched a line of electric converters which can control the operational modes of micro gas turbines for stationary or mobile power generation. All Celeroton...

One Megawatt Mark For Liebherr Gas Engines

  Liebherr Components—a division of the Liebherr Group—is launching a new 20-cylinder gaseous fueled engine, that follows the already announced company’s strategy for the delivery of fully equipped gas engines The Liebherr G9620 gas engine features...

GE Adds Flywheel UPS Series

GE has released a new series of flywheel uninterruptible power supply (UPS) systems that range from 50 to 1000 KV-amperes. The new flywheel UPS also integrate patented flywheel technology from VYCON, a subsidiary of Calnetix...

ABB Says New Turbocharger Packs Extra Power

ABB Turbocharging has developed a new turbocharger the company said is dedicated to increasing uptime, higher power density and lower operating costs for high-speed diesel engines. The TPX44-H (Turbo Power eXtra) was launched at the...

New Technology For Turbo Gears

BY ROBERTA PRANDI Voith said its new BHS AeroMaXX solution for turbo parallel-shaft gears is designed to increase the efficiency of the gear by up to 0.5 percentage points and reduce oil consumption in the...