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MAN power for USCG Offshore Patrol Cutters
The US Coast Guard (USCG) has chosen MAN’s 28/33D STC engines as its propulsion of choice for its new Offshore Patrol Cutter (OPC) programme. 17 Jan 2017 - The Motorship
More German yards join forces
Three more German shipyards are closing ranks in the face of what they describe as “cut-throat” competition on the repair and conversion market, reports Germany correspondent Tom Todd. 16 Jan 2017 - The Motorship
LNG carrier delivered
TOKYO-Mitsui OSK Lines has delivered the LNG carrier 'CESI Qingdao' to Hudong-Zhonghua Shipbuilding on 6 January. 12 Jan 2017 - The Motorship
GTT technology will equip new LNG carrier
Gaztransport & Technigaz’s (GTT) Mark V technology will equip a new LNG carrier being built by Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI). 12 Jan 2017 - The Motorship
New partnership for Gulf Navigation Holding
Holding and Gulf Navigation Holding have entered into a to provide an integrated set of marine services. 12 Jan 2017 - The Motorship
Healthy order book for Grand Bahama Shipyard
Grand Bahama Shipyard Limited (GBSL) recorded a strong performance in 2016 which included work on 49 commercial vessels and 20 cruise ships. 10 Jan 2017 - The Motorship
First vessel contracts for Chinese engine factory
CSSC Wärtsilä Engine Co Ltd (CWEC), the joint venture formed between Wärtsilä and China State Shipbuilding Corporation (CSSC), has opened its new Shanghai production facility and announced its first vessel contracts. 09 Jan 2017 - The Motorship
Tallink LNG ferry nears completion
Tallink’s new LNG powered fast ferry, which is nearing completion at Meyer Turku Shipyard, has undertaken its first LNG bunkering at Skangas Pori LNG terminal. 05 Jan 2017 - The Motorship
MET turbocharger for WinGD
The MET turbocharger has been selected as the first turbocharger for dual-fuel X-DF engines produced by Winterthur Gas & Diesel Ltd (WinGD). 05 Jan 2017 - The Motorship
Battery and automation partnership
PBES and Høglund Marine Automation have gone into partnership to produce industrial quality energy storage for hybrid and fully electric commercial marine vessels. 04 Jan 2017 - The Motorship
Baltec installs Ecospray scrubber for TT Line
Baltec Marine are installing four hybrid exhaust gas cleaning systems, manufactured by Ecospray Technologies. 04 Jan 2017 - The Motorship
Evac waste systems for Star Cruises newbuilds
German shipyard Mv Werften is set to install the Evac Complete Cleantech Solution on board two new Global Class ships for Star Cruises. 03 Jan 2017 - The Motorship
Wärtsilä care for MOL LNG carriers
Wärtsilä has signed a ten-year maintenance agreement for two LNG carriers with MOL LNG Transport Europe Ltd, a strategic move to increase the reliability of the vessels' operations and reduce operational costs. 03 Jan 2017 - The Motorship
US type approves Alfa Laval and OceanSaver BWMS
The US Coast Guard (USCG) has granted its second and third ballast water management system (BWMS) type approvals, to Alfa Laval and OceanSaver. 24 Dec 2016 - The Motorship
Alfa Laval scrubbers for Grimaldi Group
The Grimaldi Group has placed orders for seven hybrid Alfa Laval PureSOx systems with U-design scrubbers. 23 Dec 2016 - The Motorship
ABB Azipod polar paper
With recent forecasts indicating an upward trend in Arctic cruise traffic, ABB has presented a white paper about Azipod propulsions in polar waters. 23 Dec 2016 - The Motorship
US and Canada move to limit Arctic HFO use
The US and Canada have committed to concrete actions to protect and sustain the Arctic ecosystem with the countries beginning a strategy to phase down the use of Heavy Fuel Oil (HFO). 22 Dec 2016 - The Motorship
Propulsion deal for Danish passenger ferry
Rolls-Royce will provide the main propellers and propulsion control system to a new passenger ferry ordered by Mols-Linien. 22 Dec 2016 - The Motorship
Speed control of cooling seawater pumps
Hapag-Lloyd has completed the retrofitting of 23 of its container fleet with modern, electronically controlled water pumps, resulting in a big decrease in energy consumption. 22 Dec 2016 - The Motorship
Taking strides in shaftline monitoring
Advances in wireless sensors and analytics capabilities are driving an increasing focus on tailshaft and shaftline condition. Wärtsilä Seals & Bearings are taking the lead in a burgeoning sector with the most comprehensive monitoring system to reach the market so far. 22 Dec 2016 - The Motorship