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Fincantieri’s ferry for Canada will use Steerprop CRP propulsors

Fincantieri’s ferry for Canada will use Steerprop CRP propulsors

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
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
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
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
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
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
Schottel propellers for fisheries research vessel
The twelfth fishery research vessel of the South Korean National Institute of Fisheries Science will be fitted with Schottel Controllable Pitch Propellers (SCP), the second order received for the same operator. 12 Dec 2016 - The Motorship
Steerprop launches upgraded ducted azimuth propulsors
Finnish propulsion specialist Steerprop has launched a new generation of ducted azimuth propulsors with an upgraded design and higher technical performance. 12 Dec 2016 - The Motorship
MAN turbocharger refit
MAN Diesel and Turbo has recently completed a turbocharger refit within five weeks from the first enquiry to turbocharger commissioning. 09 Dec 2016 - The Motorship
Wärtsilä EnergoProFin propeller cap
Wärtsilä EnergoProFin is now available for both controllable pitch propellers (CPP) as well as fixed pitch propellers (FPP). 05 Dec 2016 - The Motorship
Innovative hybrid propulsion for Hurtigruten expedition ships
“Hybrid propulsion on large ships is possible, today,” says Daniel Skjeldam, CEO of Hurtigruten, as Rolls-Royce announces an innovative equipment package for the Norwegian operator’s two new expedition cruise vessels. 22 Nov 2016 - The Motorship
MV Werften selects MAN engines for cruise ships
MV Werften and MAN Diesel and Turbo have signed a contract to equip two cruise ships for Star Cruises. 21 Nov 2016 - The Motorship
WE Tech expands into Oz
WE Tech has received an order to deliver its permanent magnet shaft generator solutions to a series of two 12,000 dwt RORO vessels. 16 Nov 2016 - The Motorship
Provisional approval for CM2 piston ring coating
Precision Products has received provisional approval from MAN Diesel & Turbo for its latest ceramic metal piston ring coating – the first approval granted by the engine designer for this type of coating. 11 Nov 2016 - The Motorship
Cruise line giant goes for MAN engines
MAN Diesel & Turbo has won the engine-supply contract from Fincantieri for newbuildings ordered by Costa Asia and P&O Cruises, Australia, part of the Carnival Corporation. 09 Nov 2016 - The Motorship
MAN embraces hybrid future
MAN Diesel & Turbo’s 32/44CR engine is part of a successful hybrid diesel-electric propulsion solution employed by Scandlines Ferries on a busy route between Denmark and Germany. 09 Nov 2016 - The Motorship
MAN hybrid propulsion for Turkish tanker
A 7,500dwt chemical tanker ordered and operated by Turkish conglomerate İçdaş Çelik will be the first commercial reference for MAN Diesel & Turbo’s new hybrid propulsion solution HyProp Eco. 04 Nov 2016 - The Motorship
Facing the future of engine design
WinGD has emerged from its recent change of ownership with a clear long-term vision and a solid platform from which to face the complex future of two-stroke engines, says Dominik Schneiter, vice president of research and development. 31 Oct 2016 - The Motorship
Looking beyond contract speed
A focus on power or contract requirements or power can hide opportunities for owners to optimise their propulsion arrangements, argues Caterpillar Marine. The Motorship found out more. 31 Oct 2016 - The Motorship
First orders for MAN 175D
MAN Diesel and Turbo has won a contract to supply the first shipset of GenSets for the multipurpose, offshore patrol vessel, Pattugliatore Polivalente d’Altura (PPA), programme. 27 Oct 2016 - The Motorship