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  • Wärtsilä wins Bernhard Schulte BWMS order

    Wärtsilä is to supply its Aquarius ballast water management systems (BWMS) for 11 container vessels owned by Bernhard Schulte GmbH & Co KG – one of the largest single retrofit contracts so far for BWMS solutions. 04 Sep 2015 - The Motorship

  • Chinese order for PM shaft generator

    WE Tech has received an order for two direct-drive permanent magnet (PM) shaft generator packages for two 68,000dwt bulk carriers to be built for Texas-based Vulica Shipping by Jiangsu Hantong Ship Heavy Industry. 04 Sep 2015 - The Motorship

  • INOXCVA tanks for Crowley LNG ships

    Cryogenic engineering and transportation specialist INOXCVA has supplied LNG fuel tanks for the first stage of Crowley Maritime’s LNG-fuelled 2,400 teu con-ro vessel project. 04 Sep 2015 - The Motorship

  • Engine swap for veteran crane

    Hamburg port operators HHLA have installed new high-performance diesels from Anglo Belgian Corporation (ABC) on their veteran floating crane HHLA IV, replacing what were described as “remarkable” MAN units which have served for nearly 60 years, writes Germany correspondent Tom Todd. 04 Sep 2015 - The Motorship

  • Knud E Hansen unveils green cruise concept

    Naval architecture consultancy Knud E Hansen has designed an expedition cruise vessel that it claims is a showcase for green technologies and new passenger features. 04 Sep 2015 - The Motorship

  • Hitachi Zosen adopts MHI gas supply system

    Engine builder Hitachi Zosen is to fit its LNG-fuelled engines with a high-pressure gas supply system ordered from Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI). 04 Sep 2015 - The Motorship

  • LaNaval to build Baleària eco-ferries

    Spanish shipyard LaNaval has reached an agreement to build two LNG-powered ferries – said to be the biggest ferries ever built in Spain and the first in the country to run on gas - for shipping company Baleària. 04 Sep 2015 - The Motorship

  • Newbuild cruisehips ranked by eco performance

    German environmental lobbyist NABU has produced a ranking of cruise lines based on the environmental credentials of their newbuilds for delivery between 2015 and 2020. 03 Sep 2015 - The Motorship

  • Alfa Solution launches new corrosion control range

    Norway-based corrosion protection specialist, Alfa Solution, has launched a new range of volatile corrosion inhibiting (VCI) products for the shipping and marine sectors. 03 Sep 2015 - The Motorship

  • Remontowa employs drones for internal inspection

    Remontowa has used an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) to inspect work carried out on container vessel ‘CPO Japan’ – the first drone use in a Polish shipyard and an early test of suitability for internal repairs. 03 Sep 2015 - The Motorship

  • Lloyd’s Register develops cargo capacity technology

    Class society Lloyd’s Register (LR) has developed new design methodology for designing container stows that it says will extend cargo-carrying capability on ultra-large container ships (ULCSs). 03 Sep 2015 - The Motorship

  • MOL tests energy-saving windshield

    Mitsui OSK Lines has started demonstration tests on a new windshield for containerships that could reduce wind resistance, cutting fuel consumption and CO2 emissions. 03 Sep 2015 - The Motorship

  • Britain and the Sea conference

    As London International Shipping Week 2015 draws closer, so does the ‘Britain and the Sea Conference’, taking place at the Royal Society of Arts on Tuesday 8 September. 02 Sep 2015 - The Motorship

  • Vard and Rolls-Royce win trawler order

    A Canadian owner has ordered a stern trawler to be built by Vard Group to an advanced Rolls-Royce design and equpment package. 02 Sep 2015 - The Motorship

  • Sick launches MARSIC emissions monitors

    German sensor technology company Sick has launched two monitoring devices enabling compliance with requirements on measuring emissions from ships, and offering the proof of emissions required by port state control. 02 Sep 2015 - The Motorship

  • Glosten acquires Noise Control Engineering

    Seattle-based naval architecture and marine engineering company Glosten has acquired acoustics specialist Noise Control Engineering. 02 Sep 2015 - The Motorship

  • Wärtsilä secures LNG regasification orders

    Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) has ordered Wärtsilä regasification modules for two floating storage and regasification units (FSRUs) under construction for Hoegh LNG and Gazprom. 02 Sep 2015 - The Motorship

  • First low-pressure EGR for bulk carrier

    Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) and Mitsubishi Kakoki Kaisha have installed the first low-pressure exhaust gas recirculation (EGR) system for a two-stroke diesel engine, onboard a 34,000dwt bulk carrier built by The Hakodate Dock Co. 02 Sep 2015 - The Motorship

  • Second Tote LNG containership launched

    General Dynamics NASSCO has launched the second ship in a series of the world’s first natural gas powered containerships built for transportation and logistics company, TOTE. 01 Sep 2015 - The Motorship

  • Corvus conducts key battery safety test

    Corvus Energy has pushed lithium-ion battery packs to the limit as part of a thermal runaway mitigation test observed by several marine industry stakeholders. 01 Sep 2015 - The Motorship

  • ME scrubbers for DFDS and Baleària

    ME Production subsidiary Marine Exhaust Technology has secured contracts to supply scrubbers to two more vessels, with deliveries expected late this year and in early 2016. 01 Sep 2015 - The Motorship

  • Stadt power for seismic support vessels

    Norwegian power specialist Stadt has supplied diesel-electric propulsion packages to six seismic support vessels (SSVs), the latest built to a Salt design (SALT 450) at Turkish shipyard Cemre for owner and operator Norfield-Vestland Offshore. 01 Sep 2015 - The Motorship