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Siemens Switchgear In Hydro Plant

Siemens is supplying two gas-insulated high-voltage switchgear (GIS) for the Rogun hydropower plant in Tajikistan, a country bordered by Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, China and Afghanistan. The power plant is part of the Rogun Dam project. At...

Advances In Sensing Technology

Advanced gas and fluid sensing technology company SST Sensing Ltd. has expanded its portfolio of high accuracy oxygen sensor devices. The Coatbridge, Scotland-based company said the Zirconia Screw Fit Housing option provides engineers with the basis...

ABB Turbocharger For Marine Auxiliary Engines

After presenting its new dedicated turbocharger for marine auxiliary engines at the recent CIMAC Congress in Helsinki, Finland, ABB Turbocharging unveiled more details about this new product. The company's Marine Auxiliary Power (MXP) marine turbocharger,...

A New Range From Cummins Generator Technologies

By IAN CAMERON A new range of standardized low, medium and high voltage alternators has been developed by Cummins Generator Technologies under its AvK product brand. The company, which has its head office in Peterborough, England,...

Detecting Propeller Defects

By IAN CAMERON A new automated ultrasonic system for inspecting marine drive components such as ship propellers had been developed by Dutch company MPR. During the casting of ship propellers, small pores and tiny cracks can...

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...

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...

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...

High Deflection Marine Engine Mount

AMC Mecanocaucho, the Spanish manufacturer of anti-vibration mounts and noise insulation composites, has developed and launched a new high deflection (HD) mount for marine engines. Aitor Lopetegi, export manager at AMC Mecanocaucho, explained that the...

Clean Fuel Via A New WaveLength

Donaldson Co., Inc. has developed a new method to remotely monitor the pressure drop across the company’s bulk filtration systems used at power generation facilities and other applications where large amounts of fuel are...

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