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  • MacGregor equipment for STX-built cruise ships

    MacGregor, part of Cargotec, is to supply cargo and passenger access equipment for two cruise ships being built by STX France SA. 26 Jan 2015 - The Motorship

  • MAN auto-tuning package landmark

    MAN PrimeServ, the service division of MAN Diesel & Turbo, will now install Pressure Mounting Instrument (PMI) auto-tuning to all of its newbuild engines as standard following successful uptake by the industry. 26 Jan 2015 - The Motorship

  • Meyer stays put but strategy changes

    Meyer Werft has told its 3,100 workers it will not leave home base in Papenburg for at least 15 years, writes Tom Todd. The company has also revealed a new shipbuilding process at the yard. 23 Jan 2015 - The Motorship

  • Oman Drydock wins major conversion job

    Oman Drydock Company (ODC) is looking to significantly increase its market share of global shiprepair work after completing its first major conversion job. 23 Jan 2015 - The Motorship

  • Alfa Laval ups the pressure

    Alfa Laval’s AQUA Blue freshwater generator is now available in a stronger configuration that withstands considerably higher jacket water pressures. 22 Jan 2015 - The Motorship

  • Lithium-ion battery power

    A leading battery designer and manufacturer has just received the highest level of safety approval for its new Seanergy Li-ion Super-Iron Phosphate (SLFP) battery range for commercial vessels. 22 Jan 2015 - The Motorship

  • New crane order underscores German expertise

    Crane builder TTS NMF says an order for an 800t capacity crane for a new self-propelled jack-up ship is of “great significance” for the Norwegian-owned specialist, reports Tom Todd. 22 Jan 2015 - The Motorship

  • New head for Reintjes

    Klaus Deleroi is now managing director of German marine gearbox supplier, Reintjes, following the retirement of previous head Dr-Ing Christian Schilephack. 21 Jan 2015 - The Motorship

  • The Motorship Propulsion & Emissions Conference 2015 takes shape

    A fascinating agenda is emerging for The Motorship's 2015 Propulsion & Emissions Conference, which is offering delegates a 20% discount on bookings made by 30 January. 21 Jan 2015 - The Motorship

  • LNG breakthrough for Wärtsilä in China

    Wärtsilä is to supply LNG reliquefaction plants and gas handling systems to four LNG carriers being built by the Hudong-Zhongua Shipbuilding yard in China. 21 Jan 2015 - The Motorship

  • MSC marine lubrication contract

    Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) is to adopt a high-tech marine lubricant system that aims to optimise both the performance and overall efficiency of engines across its fleet. 21 Jan 2015 - The Motorship

  • Fathom gives shipowners ECA resource

    UK-based Fathom has launched new comprehensive guidance tools for shipowners and operators to support the industry with Emission Control Areas (ECA) operational and compliance challenges. 20 Jan 2015 - The Motorship

  • Wärtsilä 2-stroke engine business deal finalised

    Wärtsilä and China State Shipbuilding Corporation's (CSSC) 2-stroke engine joint venture has been finalised with the required government and merger control approvals having been received. 20 Jan 2015 - The Motorship

  • J-Lay delivery for Saipem

    One of the world’s largest crane vessels, owned by Italian engineering business Saipem, has taken delivery of the biggest component for its 120m high J-Lay tower. 19 Jan 2015 - The Motorship

  • Laser-arc hybrid welding guidelines

    Japanese classification society, ClassNK, has released an updated version of its guidance on laser-hybrid welding to build upon the original guidelines developed back in December 2009. 19 Jan 2015 - The Motorship

  • Hyundai launches Marine Service Center

    Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) has merged the aftersales service units of HHI, Hyundai Samho Heavy Industries and Hyundai Mipo Dockyard to create the Hyundai Marine Service Center in Ulsan, South Korea. 19 Jan 2015 - The Motorship

  • ABB win Star Cruises propulsion contract

    ABB has been awarded orders worth US$60m to provide electrical power plant and propulsion systems for two Star Cruises vessels to be built by Meyer Werft at its Papenburg yard. 19 Jan 2015 - The Motorship

  • GE to power Kawasaki LNG carriers

    GE Power Conversion will supply electric power and propulsion systems for two LNG carriers to be built by Kawasaki Heavy Industries (KHI). The carriers will transport LNG from Louisiana, USA and will be completed in 2017 and 2018. 19 Jan 2015 - The Motorship

  • Norway aims for green coastal fleet

    Norwegian ministers have pledged to cooperate with industry partners in a Green Coastal Shipping programme designed by DNV GL. The project aims to ensure that the country has the world’s most environmentally friendly fleet of coastal vessels. 16 Jan 2015 - The Motorship

  • US$200m boost for Russian shipbuilding

    New yards, contracts and partnerships in engine manufacturing will result in a US$200m investment boost in the Russian shipbuilding industry in H1 2015, according to a recent report by the Russian Ministry of Industry and Trade. 16 Jan 2015 - The Motorship

  • Hainan ro-pax ferrry project completed

    Kned E Hansen, CS Marine (Shanghai) and Bo Hai Shipyard have delivered the first ro-pax vessel designed for the Chinese market, ‘San Sha No 1’, commissioned by the Hainan government. 16 Jan 2015 - The Motorship

  • Rolls-Royce upgrades ‘Norwegian Epic’ propulsion

    Rolls-Royce will supply permanent magnet tunnel thrusters to Norwegian Cruise Lines (NCL) vessel ‘Norwegian Epic’ as part of an upgrade of the ship’s propulsion package. 15 Jan 2015 - The Motorship