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Leading wind power association supports 2022 conference

2022-04-06T10:37:00+01:00

The International Windship Association have confirmed their support of Propulsion & Future Fuels 2022.

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High up take of Sponsorship opportunities for the 2022 conference

2022-04-06T10:37:00+01:00

DNV, GTT, J.P Sauer, The Methanol Institute, TGE Marine and WinGD have all recognised the benefits of the Propulsion & Future Fuels Conference and have confirmed their sponsorship of the three-day conference. Book today to meet them and many other industry leaders.

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The Motorship Awards returns for 2022

2022-04-06T10:33:00+01:00

Shipowners and marine technology suppliers are set to recognise the most promising maritime emissions-cutting projects under the award scheme organised by The Motorship.

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VSM Confirmed to support the 2022 conference

2022-03-09T09:07:00+00:00

German Shipbuilding and Ocean Industries Association (VSM) are confirmed as supporters of the Propulsion and Future Fuels Conference. Their support for this year’s conference has been extended to showcase their Manging Director, Reinhard Lüken as one of the 3 conference chairmen. You can find out more about Reinhard and the other conference chairmen here.

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Call for papers closing soon

2022-03-09T08:51:00+00:00

Be a part of the 43rd edition of Propulsion & Future Fuels. Taking place in Le Méridien Hotel, Hamburg, from 22-24 November 2022. The deadline for abstract submissions is 18th March.

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DNV – Conference Headline Sponsor

2022-03-09T08:45:00+00:00

DNV, the world’s leading classification society, that is a recognized advisor for the maritime industry, will once again be the headline sponsor for Propulsion & Future Fuels. 

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BIMCO – Reconfirmed supporter

2022-02-09T12:03:00+00:00

BIMCO is an independent international shipping association, with a membership composed of shipowners, managers, brokers, agents and many other stakeholders with interests in the shipping industry. They will once again be supporting Propulsion & Future Fuels.

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Final call for abstracts

2022-02-09T11:58:00+00:00

There is just one week left to submit your abstract for consideration for this years Propulsion & Future Fuels, taking place from 22-24 November 2022 at Le Méridien Hotel, Hamburg, Germany. 

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Methanol Institute – Confirmed Sponsor

2022-02-09T11:50:00+00:00

The Methanol Institute are confirmed to sponsor the 2022 conference. Propulsion & Future Fuels will be taking place in Le Méridien hotel Hamburg 22-24 November 2022.

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Save 20% When you book for Propulsion & Future Fuels Today!

2022-01-12T10:04:00+00:00

The limited-time early bird discount is now available. You can save 513.75€ when you book your delegate space, only costing you €1,644.00€.

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Sponsorship Opportunities are available now

2022-01-12T10:01:00+00:00

Do you want to promote your company to the right audience at the right time? Whether you’re in shipbuilding, fuel, equipment or technology this is the forum for you.

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Chairmen confirmed for the 43rd Propulsion & Future Fuels

2022-01-12T09:57:00+00:00

The world’s largest shipping association, BIMCO; German Shipowners Association, VDR, who represent the fourth-largest merchant fleet in the world and VSM who represent political and economic interests of its 140+ members confirm their chairmanship of Propulsion & Future Fuels 2022.

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PROPULSION & FUTURE FUELS 2022: TOPICS RELEASED

2021-12-17T16:55:00+00:00

Submissions are now invited for the 2022 Propulsion and Future Fuels Conference, to be held in Le Méridien hotel, Hamburg 22-24th November 2022. The Motorship Propulsion and Future Fuels conference is the top technical conference in the maritime sector manifesting its ongoing presence after 43 years.

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HAVE YOU DOWNLOADED THE PROCEEDINGS FROM PFF 2021?

2021-12-17T16:53:00+00:00

Benefit from the fantastic line up of Propulsion & Future Fuels speakers after the event. More than 80 profiles, papers and presentations from this year’s conference are now available to download from the conference website.

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ANOTHER SUCCESSFUL PROPULSION & FUTURE FUELS

2021-12-17T16:48:00+00:00

Propulsion & Future Fuels 2021, in Radisson Blu Copenhagen, met or exceeded the expectations of the majority of delegate and speakers.

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Propulsion & Future Fuels 2022 will take place from 22-24 November 2022 at Le Méridien Hotel, Hamburg

2021-11-25T15:46:00+00:00By Markell Charles-Bailey

Over two days delegates will hear from expert speakers in the fields of future fuel development, propulsion technology and energy-saving solutions.

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DID YOU MISS PROPULSION & FUTURE FUELS 2021? DOWNLOADS AVAILABLE NOW!

2021-11-25T15:44:00+00:00By Markell Charles-Bailey

Benefit from the outstanding link-up of over 40 speakers at Propulsion & Future Fuels 2021. More than 70 papers and presentations from this year’s conference are now available to download from the conference website.

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PFF DAY 2 SUMMARY: SHIFTING TIMEFRAMES

2021-11-25T15:41:00+00:00By Markell Charles-Bailey

As the PFF conference began its second day, the focus of the conference shifted slightly from the immediate near-term to the short-term to medium-term outlook for the industry.

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THE LEARNING CONTINUES ABOARD THE SCANDLINES M/V COPENHAGEN

2021-11-25T15:39:00+00:00

On day three of the conference delegates were invited to Scandlines M/V Copenhagen, a hybrid ferry fitted with a Norsepower 30m rotor sail.

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EUROPEAN COMMISSION TO MONITOR IMO MBM DEVELOPMENTS DURING ETS REVIEW

2021-11-25T15:37:00+00:00By Markell Charles-Bailey

The EU’s Emissions Trading System (ETS) covering shipping is expected to enter effect by 2024, but ship owners can expect a 2-3 year tapered introduction period.

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METHANE SLIP ADVANCE ANNOUNCED AT PFF CONFERENCE

2021-11-25T15:33:00+00:00By Markell Charles-Bailey

Engine designer WinGD has achieved a significant advance in its emissions reduction technology, announcing that it has lowered its methane slip reductions below 1g/kWh in a recent trial of its iCER solution for multiple turbochargers.

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MINDING THE GAP: MAN ES BEARS DOWN ON LPIG CONVERSION COSTS

2021-11-25T15:27:00+00:00By Markell Charles-Bailey

With the looming introduction of EEXI and CII rules from 2023 as well as Scope 3 emissions reporting, shipowners are taking a close interest in the economics of engine conversions.

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DELEGATES, SPEAKERS AND SPONSORS NETWORK AT THE CONFERENCE DINNER.

2021-11-25T15:25:00+00:00

The Motorship Propulsion & Future Fuels conference dinner took place in, Restaurant Allegade 10, Copenhagen.

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The Motorship Propulsion & Future Fuels conference 2021: Regulatory Issues To Fore On Day One

2021-11-25T15:21:00+00:00By Markell Charles-Bailey

The first day of The Motorship Propulsion and Future Fuels Conference 2021 brought together ship owners, ship operators and industry leaders to discuss the challenge of decarbonisation and strategies to meet existing and future IMO targets

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WHO YOU WILL MEET AT PROPULSION & FUTURE FUELS

2021-10-27T15:11:00+01:00

The list of confirmed attendees this year includes an impressive line-up of experts from the world’s leading ship operating and owning companies.

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GET INVOLVED AT THIS YEAR’S CONFERENCE

2021-10-27T14:53:00+01:00By Markell Charles-Bailey

This year’s Propulsion & Future Fuels conference offers more chances than ever for delegates to get involved in discussions at the conference.

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6 DAYS TO JOIN MOTORSHIP PROPULSION & FUTURE FUELS

2021-10-27T14:49:00+01:00By Markell Charles-Bailey

Book and secure your place at this year’s conference, featuring two days of presentations/panel discussions, pre-dinner drinks reception, conference dinner and a technical visit aboard Scandlines’ M/V Copenhagen. Can’t travel this year? This is the first time, Propulsion & Future Fuels will be held both in-person and streamed live to ...

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JOIN 42ND MOTORSHIP PROPULSION & FUTURE FUELS IN PERSON OR VIRTUALLY

2021-10-21T14:46:00+01:00By Markell Charles-Bailey

10 days to go

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DANISH VENUE CHANGE FOR 42ND MOTORSHIP PROPULSION AND FUTURE FUELS CONFERENCE

2021-10-15T15:04:00+01:00

The Motorship’s long-running conference, Motorship Propulsion & Future Fuels, is moving to a new Scandinavian venue for its 42nd event. The event will now be held on 2-4 November 2021 in Copenhagen

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Who's on the final programme?

2021-10-08T12:01:00+01:00

The final programme for Propulsion & Future Fuels 2021 is out now. This conference will take place in Hamburg, from 2-4 November.

Rob Van Solingen

The Amadea retrofit - meeting IMO III emission regulations

2021-10-08T10:12:00+01:00

Rob Van Solingen, European Sales Director - Marine and Stationary Power. GE Transportation, Wabtec, will be discussing how The MS Amadea retrofit meets IMO III emission regulations. Join Rob at Propulsion & Future Fuels on Day 1 session 2, to learn more.

Dr Elias Boletis

Wärtsilä Returns to speak about the Gate Rudder at Propulsion and Future Fuels

2021-09-29T10:07:00+01:00

The Winner of the 2018 Motorship Award was Adrian Miles, Managing Director of Stone Marine Propulsion. This concept has now been bought by Wärtsilä and the developments will be discussed by Dr Elias Boletis, Director Propellers and Transmission at Wartsila Propulsion at Propulsion and Future Fuels 2-4 November 2021.

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Network with speakers, sponsors and delegates during the conference dinner at Propulsion & Future Fuels

2021-09-29T10:05:00+01:00

The Motorship Propulsion & Future Fuels 2021 conference dinner will take place on Tuesday 2nd November 2021 at Barefood Deli, Hamburg.

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Learn about the benefits of the rotor sail during the Technical visit to Gedser at Propulsion & Future Fuels

2021-09-29T10:04:00+01:00

On Thursday 4th November, delegates are invited to join us onboard the M/V Copenhagen, equipped with a rotor sail from Finnish supplier Norsepower, helping to further reduce CO2 emission from the hybrid ferry.

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ABS will be presenting within the LNG Evolution Session at Propulsion and Future Fuels

2021-09-15T11:05:46+01:00

Join Stavros Niotis Principal Engineer, Global Gas Solutions, ABS, in session 5.1 LNG Evolution, where he will be discussing the progression of LNG as a marine fuel. Propulsion & Future Fuels 2021 will be taking place in Le Méridien Hamburg, 2-4 November 2021.

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Future Proof Shipping joins the Hydrogen & Fuel Cells session at Propulsion & Future Fuels

2021-09-15T10:03:00+01:00

Join Milinko Godjevac, Senior Integration Advisor, Future Proof Shipping in Session 6.2 Hydrogen & Fuel Cells where he will be discussing the Key aspects of Hydrogen Vessel Design; based on the ongoing retrofit process, numerous technical, commercial and procedural aspects for efficient design of hydrogen vessels are presented. Taking place ...

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Maritime Forecast to 2050 (2021): Supporting ship owners in managing carbon risk

2021-09-15T09:00:00+01:00

To stay under the carbon reduction trajectories, ship owners need to decide on green strategies for managing carbon risk. DNV’s Maritime Forecast to 2050 supports ship owners in these decisions with an updated framework designed specifically for detailed assessments of fuel ready and fuel flexible solutions.

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Airseas confirmed to speak about their Seawing Project at Propulsion and Future Fuels

2021-09-03T08:45:00+01:00

Vincent Bernatets, CEO & co-founder, Airseas, will be presenting on the Airsea Seawing wind assisted propulsion system at Propulsion & Future Fuels 2021 Le Méridien Hamburg, 2-4 November 2021.

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International Chamber of Shipping Joins the EEXI session at Propulsion and Future Fuels

2021-09-03T08:43:00+01:00

Sunil Krishnakumar, Senior Technical Manager, International Chamber of Shipping (ICS), will be evaluating how owners and operators are preparing their ships to meet the EEXI and CII requirements at Propulsion & Future Fuels, Le Méridien Hamburg, 2-4 November 2021.

Olivier Cartier

Bureau Veritas Marine & Offshore to speak about Methanol as fuel at propulsion & Future Fuels

2021-09-03T08:42:00+01:00

Olivier Cartier, Vice-President Technical, Bureau Veritas Marine & Offshore, is confirmed to speak at Propulsion & Future Fuels, Le Méridien Hamburg, 2-4 November 2021.

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The Motorship Award Returns in 2021

2021-08-18T16:58:00+01:00

Honouring and recognising innovative low emissions vessels partnerships in zero emissions race. A shortlist of four projects has now been finalised! The four finalist will present their projects at propulsion & Future Fuels 2021, taking place from 2-4 November.

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Network at the Drinks Reception during Propulsion & Future Fuels

2021-08-18T16:47:00+01:00

All delegates are invited to join us at the drinks reception for The Motorship’s Propulsion & Future Fuels conference 2021, Sponsored by Airseas, and taking place on 2nd November at Le Méridien Hotel, Hamburg.

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Verifavia Shipping Confirmed to speak about EEXI at Propulsion and Future Fuels

2021-08-18T08:40:00+01:00

Nicolas Duchêne, Chief Operating Officer & VP Technical, Verifavia Shipping, will be joining Propulsion and Future Fuels to speak about EEXI. This year’s conference will be taking place in Le Méridien Hamburg from 2-4 November.

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Anemoi confirmed to speak at Propulsion & Future Fuels 2021

2021-08-04T16:37:00+01:00

Nick Contopoulos, COO, Anemoi, is confirmed to speak at Propulsion & Future Fuels conference 2021, taking place from 2-4 November in Le Méridien Hotel, Hamburg.

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Join Yara Clean Ammonia at Propulsion & Future Fuels

2021-08-04T11:06:00+01:00

Christian Berg, Director Bunkering Market Development Scandinavia, Yara Clean Ammonia, is confirmed to speak at Propulsion & Future Fuels conference 2021, taking place from 2-4 November in Le Méridien Hotel, Hamburg.

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Lloyd's Register confirmed to speak at Propulsion & Future Fuels 2021

2021-08-04T11:05:00+01:00

Naeem Javaid, Global Operations Manager FOBAS, Lloyd’s Register, is confirmed to speak at Propulsion & Future Fuels conference 2021, taking place from 2-4 November in Le Méridien Hotel, Hamburg.

BOOK NOW; EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT ENDING SOON!

2021-07-21T16:31:00+01:00

Planning to attend The Motorship Propulsions and Future Fuels Conference? Take advantage of the 20% Early Bird Discount on the delegate rate by booking your place before 30th July 2021. Visit our website to book your space online and enter the code ‘early’ to redeem your discount.

Jacob Sterling

A.P. Moller-Maersk confirmed as a speaker at Propulsion & Future Fuels Conference 2021

2021-07-21T13:53:00+01:00

Jacob Sterling is Senior Director, Head Decarbonisation Innovation & Business Development in A.P. Moller-Maersk, is confirmed to speak at Propulsion & Future Fuels conference 2021, taking place from 2-4 November in Le Méridien Hotel, Hamburg.

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Oldendorff Carriers joins EU ETS Keynote Panel at Propulsion and Future Fuels

2021-07-21T08:54:58+01:00

Christopher Fee, General Manager - Environment and Sustainability Oldendorff Carriers is confirmed as a panellist on the EU ETS Keynote panel at Propulsion and Future Fuels taking place from 2-4 November in Le Méridien Hotel, Hamburg.

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Sterling PlanB confirmed to speak at propulsion & future fuels 2021

2021-07-07T10:41:00+01:00

Paul Hughes, Executive Director & President, Sterling PlanB, will be presenting at the Propulsion and Future Fuels conference taking place from 2-4 November in Le Méridien Hotel, Hamburg.

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Last chance to get 20% off delegate bookings for propulsion & future fuels

2021-07-07T10:37:00+01:00

If you are planning to attend propulsion and future fuels, this is your last chance to get an outstanding 20% discount on your 3 day delegate rate. Visit our website to book your place on-line and enter the code ‘early’ to redeem.

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Bureau Veritas VeriFuel to speak at Propulsion and Future Fuels 2021

2021-07-07T10:33:00+01:00

Charlotte Røjgaard, M.Sc, Global Head Bureau Veritas, VeriFuel, will be presenting at propulsion and future fuels, taking place from 2-4 November 2021 in Le Méridien hotel, Hamburg.

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METIS confirmed to present at Propulsion & Future Fuels

2021-06-09T12:11:00+01:00

Mike Konstantinidis, CEO, METIS, will be presenting at Propulsions and Future Fuels Conference taking place in Le Méridien Hotel, Hamburg from 2-4 November.

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Corvus Energy to speak at Propulsions and Future Fuels

2021-06-01T12:50:00+01:00

Halvard “Hal” Hauso, Chief Commercial Officer Corvus Energy has been confirmed as a speaker at propulsions and future fuels 2021

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Book now! Early bird offer is ending soon

2021-06-01T12:50:00+01:00

Planning to attend The Motorship Propulsions and Future Fuels Conference? Take advantage of the 20% Early Bird Discount on the delegate rate by booking your place before 30th July 2021. Visit our website to book your space online and enter the code ‘early’ to redeem your discount.

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Provisional programme out now!

2021-06-01T12:50:00+01:00

The provisional programme for Prolusions and Future Fuels 2021 is out now! The conference will take place in Le Meridien Hotel, Hamburg, from 2-4 November.

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Airseas & K-Line speakers announced for PFF Live

2021-05-12T10:03:00+01:00

The Motorship Propulsion & Future Fuels Conference are pleased to announce Vincent Bernatets, CEO & Co-founder – Airseas and Daisuke Arai, Managing Executive Officer - K-LINE as the latest speakers to join the PFF Live WindPower and Windassisted Propulsion online session, due to take place May 18, 2021, 11-12 CEST.

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Norsepower speaker announced for PFF Live

2021-05-05T10:36:00+01:00

The Motorship Propulsion & Future Fuels Conference are pleased to announce Jarkko Väinämö, Chief Operating Officer, Norsepower as the latest speaker to join the PFF Live WindPower and Windassisted Propulsion online session, due to take place May 18, 2021, 11-12 CEST.

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Bureau Veritas joins PFF Live Panel

2021-04-28T10:07:00+01:00

The Motorship Propulsion & Future Fuels Conference are pleased to announce Aude Leblanc, Technology Leader - Sustainable shipping, Bureau Veritas Group as the latest speaker to join the PFF Live WindPower and Windassisted Propulsion online session, due to take place May 18, 2021, 11-12 CEST.

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European Emissions Trading Scheme (EU ETS) The C-Suite discussion continues in Hamburg

2021-04-22T16:50:00+01:00

Following November''s hugely successful Propulsions and Future fuels live session. Lars Robert Pedersen, Deputy Secretary General, BIMCO; Harry Conway, Vice Chairman, IMO MEPC; Bud Darr, Executive Vice President, MSC and Bo Cerup-Simonsen, Chief Executive Officer, Mærsk Mc-Kinney Møller Center will all be together again as the keynote panel in Hamburg.

New speaker announced for PFF Live

2021-04-21T10:37:00+01:00

The Motorship Propulsion & Future Fuels Conference are please to announce, Roger Strevens, VP, Global Sustainability at Wallenius Wihelmsen as the latest speaker to be announced for the next session of PFF Live, due to take place May 18, 2021, 11-12 CEST.

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Learn more about Wind-assisted Propulsion with PFF Live

2021-03-29T16:14:00+01:00

Join our virtual panel of top industry experts on May 18, 2021, 11-12 CEST, discussing WindPower and Windassisted Propulsion for the shipping sector. Learn how this technology can help your business to meet its decarbonisation objectives both for newbuilds and retrofit solutions.

Call for papers – Final call for submitting your abstract!

Call for papers – Final call for submitting your abstract

2021-03-29T13:13:00+01:00

This is the final call for submissions on fuel and technology solutions to address the fast-paced challenges for the maritime sector to meet the IMO 2030 and 2050 milestones.

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NEW DATES ANNOUNCED

2021-03-03T08:21:00+00:00

Mercator Media Ltd announces the postponement of Propulsion & Future Fuels, due to take place from the 18-20 May. The conference will now be taking place from 2-4 November 2021 at the Le Méridien Hotel, Hamburg.

Introducing Total Lubmarine as a returning Sponsor of Propulsion & Future Fuels

Introducing Total Lubmarine as a returning Sponsor of Propulsion & Future Fuels

2021-02-04T15:20:00+00:00

We are delighted to confirm Total Lubmarine, Part of the Total Group, the world”s fifth largest publicly traded oil and gas company as a sponsor of Propulsion & Future Fuels 2021.

WinGD to sponsor Propulsion and Future Fuels for the third year in a row!

WinGD to sponsor Propulsion and Future Fuels

2021-01-28T10:06:00+00:00

We are delighted to confirm WinGD will again sponsor Propulsion & Future Fuels for the third year in a row.

GTT confirmed as Silver Sponsor

GTT confirmed as Silver Sponsor

2021-01-21T10:33:00+00:00

GTT (Gaztransport & Technigaz) confirmed as Silver Sponsor for the Propulsion & Future Fuels Conference 2021.

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Making the transition to zero carbon shipping

2021-01-14T11:27:00+00:00

The transition to carbon free shipping was the focus for The Motorship’s first Propulsion and Future Fuels Live conference.

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DNV confirmed as headline sponsor

2021-01-11T16:52:00+00:00

DNV confirmed as headline sponsor for Motorship’s Propulsion and Future Fuels Conference in Hamburg.

The Propulsion and Future Fuels Live Session

2020-12-08T17:00:00+00:00

To watch the full video, please fill in the form below:

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TGE Marine Gas Engineering

2020-10-05T12:04:00+01:00

TGE Marine is a market-leading provider of engineering services for the design and supply of gas carriers, fuel gas systems and offshore units.

PFF rescheduled to 2021

New dates for Propulsion & Future Fuels

2020-08-12T12:50:00+01:00

Mercator Media Ltd regret to announce the postponement of Propulsion & Future Fuels, which will now be taking place from 18-20 May 2021 at the Le Méridien Hotel, Hamburg, Germany.

ABB confirm attendance at PFF 2020

Scaling up fuel cell application

2020-06-10T11:04:00+01:00

Sami Kanerva is a Senior Principal Engineer in the field technology development at ABB Marine & Ports will join speakers at Propulsion & Future Fuels 2020.

Wartsila join the 2020 speakers

Wärtsilä Gas Solutions to discuss the evolution of LNG

2020-06-10T10:58:00+01:00

Mrs Dr Reetta Kaila, Technology & Development Manager for Wärtsilä Biogas Solutions at Wärtsilä Gas Solutions will join panellists in the evolution of LNG session on day one of Propulsion & Future Fuels 2020.

Danish Shipping to support PFF 2020

Danish Shipping have reconfirmed their support of Propulsion & Future Fuels

2020-06-10T10:54:00+01:00

Danish Shipping is a trade and employer organisation for more than 90 shipowners and offshore companies. Half of the members of the organisation own ships registered in Denmark, while the other half operate their activities from Denmark.

IWSA confirm support

Leading wind power association supports PFF 2020

2020-04-14T15:38:00+01:00

The International Windship Association have confirmed their support of Propulsion & Future Fuels 2020 and will be taking part in a panel on day two of the conference.

BIMCO & VDR to chair conference

BIMCO & VDR return as chairmen

2020-04-09T15:28:00+01:00

The Motorship Propulsion & Future Fuels Conference is pleased to announce the continued support and chairmanship of two of the sectors most prominent industry associations; BIMCO and the German Shipowner Association - VDR.

WinGD sponsor 2020 networking drinks reception

WinGD sponsor Drinks Reception

2020-03-31T15:18:00+01:00

WinGD, will sponsor this year’s drinks reception taking place on 17 November 2020 following the close of the first day of conference presentations.

One week left to submit your abstract for consideration on the programme

One day left to submit an abstract for the 2020 programme

2020-02-26T16:36:00+00:00

There is just one day left to submit your abstract for consideration for this year’s Propulsion & Future Fuels, taking place from 17-19 November 2020 at the Le Méridien Hotel, Hamburg Germany.

GTT reconfirmed as silver sponsors

GTT reconfirm silver sponsorship

2020-02-18T11:35:00+00:00

GTT (Gaztransport & Technigaz) have once again joined Propulsion & Future Fuels as silver sponsors of the 2020 event to be held in Hamburg, Germany from 17-19 November.

One week left to submit your abstract for consideration on the programme

One week left to submit an abstract for the 2020 programme

2020-02-18T11:35:00+00:00

There is just one week left to submit your abstract for consideration for this year’s Propulsion & Future Fuels, taking place from 17-19 November 2020 at the Le Méridien Hotel, Hamburg Germany.

Promote you brand at the right time, in the right place

2020 Sponsorship opportunities

2020-02-18T11:35:00+00:00

Do you want to promote your company to the right audience at the right time? Whether you’re in shipbuilding, fuel, equipment or technology this is the forum for you.

Book your place today!

Join operators representing in excess of 5100 ships

2020-01-15T16:18:00+00:00

Propulsion & Future Fuels 2019 took place from 19-21 November at the Le Méridien Hotel, Hamburg

Save the date for Propulsion & Future Fuels 2020

Date for your diary: Propulsion & Future fuels 2020

2019-12-06T12:13:00+00:00

Propulsion & Future Fuels 2020 will take place from 17-19 November 2020 at the Le Méridien Hotel, Hamburg.

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Learning and networking continues outside of the conference room

2019-12-06T11:56:00+00:00

The third day of Propulsion & Future Fuels 2019 gave delegates access to the Becker Marine Systems advanced LNG Hybrid Barge during a visit hosted by HPE Hybrid Port Energy.

Over 70 papers and presentations available to download

Did you miss Propulsion & Future Fuels 2019? Download available now!

2019-12-06T11:56:00+00:00

Benefit from the fantastic line up of over 40 speakers at Propulsion & Future Fuels 2019. More than 70 papers and presentations from this year’s conference are now available to download from the conference website.

Lars Robert Pedersen opens day two with a round-up of the previous day's presentations

Day two conference round-up

2019-11-25T10:10:00+00:00

Did you miss Propulsion & Future Fuels last week? The second day of the The Motorship Propulsion and Future Fuels Conference 2019 included the Motorship Award, dedicated sessions on LNG and ammonia, and parallel sessions on electrification within the industry and alternative fuels.

Gate Rudders by Stone Marine Propulsion win this year's Motorship Award

Conference exclusive wins this year’s Motorship Award

2019-11-20T15:28:00+00:00

Adrian Miles, Managing Director of Stone Marine Propulsion presented the Gate Rudders project to a conference audience for the first time in the Motorship Award session on day two of this year’s conference.

Networking at this year's conference dinner

New connections made at this year’s conference dinner

2019-11-20T15:28:00+00:00

Delegates at day one of Propulsion & Future Fuels attended the conference dinner last night at the Parlament restaurant in the heart of Hamburg.

Day one opening panel at PFF

Propulsion & Future Fuels 2019: Burning issues on day one

2019-11-20T13:22:00+00:00

The first day of The Motorship Propulsion and Future Fuels Conference 2019 brought together ship owners, ship operators and industry leaders to discuss the challenge of decarbonisation and strategies to meet existing and future IMO targets.

Book your place today!

Conference starts tomorrow! Join operators representing in excess of 5100 ships

2019-11-18T17:16:00+00:00

Propulsion & Future Fuels 2019 starts tomorrow at the Sofitel Alter Wall in Hamburg. There are just four spaces remaining - come and join over 160 senior shipping professionals!

Over 5100 vessels represented at PFF 2019

Record number of ships represented at Propulsion & Future Fuels 2019

2019-11-15T11:12:00+00:00

Propulsion & Future Fuels 2019 will welcome more ship owning and operating companies than ever, representing over 5100 vessels.

Get involved in the conversation at this year's conference!

Get involved at this year’s conference

2019-11-15T11:12:00+00:00

This year’s propulsion & Future Fuels offers more chances than ever for delegates to get involved in discussions at the conference.

Book your place today!

Four days to go! Join operators representing in excess of 5100 ships

2019-11-15T11:12:00+00:00

There are just four days to go until this year’s conference featuring two days of presentations from world renowned experts, a drinks reception, dinner and technical visit.

Opening session at PFF 2019

Top takeaways: Decarbonisation, emissions update and the transition to zero

2019-11-12T10:09:00+00:00

Delegates at this year’s propulsion & Future fuels will hear from experts in decarbonisation and emissions during the opening keynote session.

Project update: Wes Amelie

Project update: retrofitted Wessels ship runs on SNG

2019-11-12T10:07:00+00:00

Christian Hoepfner, Managing Director at Wessels Marine GmbH joins the programme on day two of Propulsion & Future Fuels 2019 in the LNG future fuel showcase.

ABS to cover Ethane

ABS Manager of Global Gas Solutions to speak about Ethane

2019-11-12T10:07:00+00:00

Mark Penfold, Manager of Global Gas Solutions at ABS will be speaking on day two of Propulsion & Future Fuels about ‘Ethane as a fuel: a class perspective’.

Technical visit announced

Visit a system reducing CO2 and NOX emissions

2019-11-08T09:41:00+00:00

Delegates at this year’s propulsion & Future fuels will have the opportunity to take part in the technical visit on day three of this year’s conference.

Hear about alternative fuels at Propulsion & Future Fuels

Alternative fuels at Propulsion & Future fuels

2019-11-05T09:35:00+00:00

Propulsion & Future Fuels will cover a record number of alternative fuels on the programme this year. The conference is just two weeks away and will take place at the Sofitel Alter Wall in Hamburg, Germany.

Igor Sauperl - HyMethShip Project Coordinator

A system achieving CO2 reduction of more than 97%

2019-11-05T09:26:00+00:00

Igor Sauperl, Development Manager at LEC GmbH and the project coordinator for the HyMethShip project. Sauperl will give a presentation on the HyMethShip on day two of Propulsion & Future fuels.

Download the app to vote!

Vote for The Motorship Award winner at Propulsion & Future Fuels 2019

2019-11-05T09:25:00+00:00

The Motorship Award returns in 2019 honouring and recognising innovative low emissions vessels partnerships in the zero emissions race. Have your say at Propulsion & Future Fuels!

Are we ready?

Are we ready for Hydrogen?

2019-10-30T15:08:00+00:00

Kolbjørn Berge, Senior Surveyor at the Norwegian Maritime Authority joins the programme on day one of Propulsion & Future Fuels 2019 in the Hydrogen future fuel showcase.

The countdown begins

Countdown to IMO 2020: Is shipping ready?

2019-10-30T15:07:00+00:00

With just weeks until the IMO 2020 deadline, Lloyd’s Register is discussing if shipping is ready for the switchover.

Three weeks to go!

Two weeks to go – who can you meet?

2019-10-30T15:06:00+00:00

The list of confirmed attendees this year includes an impressive line-up of experts from the world''s leading ship operating and owning companies.

Network at the drinks reception

Network at the drinks reception

2019-10-11T14:03:00+01:00

Delegates are invited to join us at the drinks reception for The Motorship’s Propulsion & Future Fuels Conference 2019, taking place on 19 November 2019 at the Sofitel Hamburg Alter Wall Hotel.

Pioneering vessel technology projects

Hear from real-time pioneering vessel technology projects

2019-10-11T13:56:00+01:00

The Motorship Award returns in 2019 honouring and recognising innovative low emissions vessels partnerships in the zero emissions race. A shortlist of four projects has now been finalised!

Hear from our expert speakers

Who’s on the final programme?

2019-10-11T13:56:00+01:00

The final programme for Propulsion & Future Fuels 2019 is out now! The conference will take place at the Sofitel Alter Wall Hotel in Hamburg, Germany, from 19-21 November.

LNG operating experience

Wessels Marine: two years of LNG operating experience

2019-10-01T09:39:00+01:00

Christian Hoepfner, Managing Director at Wessels Marine GmbH joins the programme on day two of Propulsion & Future Fuels 2019 in the LNG future fuel showcase.

Methanol Institute to sponsor

Sponsor confirmed: Methanol Institute

2019-10-01T09:34:00+01:00

Methanol Institute have confirmed their sponsorship of the lanyards at Propulsion & Future Fuels 2019 which will take place on 19-21 November.

Digitisation development in the maritime industry

Digitalisation at the forefront of development

2019-10-01T09:30:00+01:00

Day one of Propulsion & Future Fuels will feature a session focused on developments in digitalisation. Taking place from 19-21 November at the Sofitel Alter Wall Hotel, the conference will welcome over 150 senior managers to Hamburg.

Benefit from the many networking opportunities on offer

Join Carnival UK, Wallenius Wilhelmsen, Hapag Lloyd and more

2019-09-13T10:57:00+01:00

The list of confirmed attendees this year includes an impressive line up of experts from the world''s leading ship operating and owning companies.

Lloyd's Register to speak on hydrogen

Speaker confirmed: Lloyd’s Register

2019-09-03T10:06:00+01:00

Olav Hansen, Senior Principal Consultant at Lloyd’s Register will join the speakers on our Hydrogen panel on day one of Propulsion & Future Fuels.

Benefit from the many networking opportunities on offer

Who will you meet at Propulsion & Future Fuels?

2019-09-03T10:05:00+01:00

Propulsion & Future Fuels 2019 is fast approaching. Are you one of the many industry leading companies already confirmed to attend?

The 2020 deadline is fast approaching

The final countdown to 2020

2019-09-03T10:05:00+01:00

Propulsion & Future Fuels 2019 will feature a session centred around the topic of ‘Legislation vs longevity – uptake of scrubbers, ULSFOs and LNG’, moderated by Ian Adams, Executive Director of the Clean Shipping Alliance 2020.

Exploring the future of shipping

Ammonia: the future for shipping?

2019-08-14T11:52:00+01:00

This year’s programme features a number of future fuel showcase sessions discussing alternative and low flashpoint fuels such as LNG, ammonia, hydrogen, batteries, methanol and more. There will be a focus on zero emissions, with particular emphasis on the transition period and the fuels which will facilitate it.

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The Motorship Award: meet the finalists

2019-08-14T11:52:00+01:00

The Motorship Award returns in 2019 honouring and recognising innovative low emissions vessels partnerships in the zero emissions race. A shortlist of four projects has now been finalised!

Decarbonising the shipping industry

Keynote: Decarbonisation – boosters and blockers

2019-08-14T11:52:00+01:00

Roger Strevens, VP of Global Sustainability at Wallenius Wilhelmsen will deliver a keynote address on day one of Propulsion & Future Fuels 2019.

Don't miss your chance to save €400

Final chance to save €400

2019-07-24T09:02:00+01:00

The 20% early bird offer ends on 31 July, so make your booking before the summer break! The Motorship''s Propulsion and Future Fuels conference will take place from 19-21 November in Hamburg, Germany.

Keynote confirmed: CE Delft

Keynote address on 2050 Greenhouse Gas Strategy

2019-07-16T10:42:00+01:00

Jasper Faber, Aviation and maritime specialist and Manager, Mobility & Transport at CE Delft, will deliver a keynote address on day one of Propulsion & Future Fuels 2019.

Future Fuel Showcase

Future fuel showcases to feature on programme

2019-07-16T10:35:00+01:00

The updated programme for Propulsion & Future Fuels 2019 is available online now! The conference will take place at the Sofitel Alter Wall Hotel in Hamburg, Germany, from 19-21 November.

WinGD confirm sponsorship

WinGD reconfirm sponsorship

2019-07-16T10:34:00+01:00

WinGD have confirmed their sponsorship of the Propulsion & Future Fuels 2019 Drinks Reception which will take place on 19 November.

Provisional programme out now!

Provisional programme released

2019-06-21T10:10:00+01:00

The provisional programme for Propulsion & Future Fuels 2019 is out now! The conference will take place at the Sofitel Alter Wall Hotel in Hamburg, Germany, from 19-21 November.

Book today!

Don’t forget your booking!

2019-06-04T13:57:00+01:00

With the summer fast approaching don’t delay in booking your place for Propulsion & Future Fuels 2019.

Captain Wolfram Gunterman

New speaker confirmed: Hapag Lloyd

2019-06-04T13:56:00+01:00

Captain Wolfram Gunterman, the Director of Environmental Management at Hapag-Lloyd AG has confirmed his attendance at Propulsion & Future Fuels 2019, held from 19-21 November at the Sofitel Hotel Hamburg Alter Wall.

Gasum

Sponsor announcement: Gasum

2019-06-04T13:55:00+01:00

Gasum, together with their partners, promote development towards a carbon-neutral future on land and at sea.

Motorship Award

The Motorship Award 2019: Submit your entry by 30 May!

2019-05-21T11:32:00+01:00

The Motorship Award returns in 2019 honouring and recognising innovative low emissions vessels partnerships in the zero emissions race. A shortlist of four projects will be presented at Propulsion & Future Fuels 2019 from 19-21 November.

Join us in Hamburg this November!

Venue confirmed and what’s on this year

2019-05-15T09:30:00+01:00

The Motorship Propulsion & Future Fuels Conference 2019 will be held at the Sofitel Hamburg Alter Wall Hotel from 19-20 November 2019.

Herose to sponsor water at PFF

Herose join our sponsors

2019-05-15T09:25:00+01:00

Herose, partners for storing and transporting LNG, have joined the list of confirmed sponsors at Propulsion & Future Fuels 2019 taking place from 19-21 November.

Carlo Raucci joins the speaker line-up

Keynote address confirmed

2019-05-15T09:01:00+01:00

Carlo Raucci, a principal consultant at UMAS has confirmed his attendance at Propulsion & Future Fuels 2019, held from 19-21 November at the Sofitel Hotel Hamburg Alter Wall.

Lloyd's Register confirm sponsorship

Lloyd’s Register join our 2019 sponsors

2019-03-05T15:22:00+00:00

Lloyd’s Register have joined Propulsion & Future Fuels as lunch sponsors of the 2019 event, this year held in Hamburg, Germany from 19-21 November.

GTT confirmed as silver sponsors

GTT confirm silver sponsorship

2019-02-22T10:21:00+00:00

GTT (Gaztransport & Technigaz) have joined Propulsion & Future Fuels as silver sponsors of the 2019 event to be held in Hamburg, Germany from 19-21 November.

Sponsorship opportunities available now

Sponsorship Opportunities available now

2019-01-28T10:35:00+00:00

Do you want to promote your company to the right audience at the right time? Whether you’re in shipbuilding, fuel, equipment or technology this is the forum for you.

Chairmen confirmed

Chairmen confirmed

2019-01-28T10:33:00+00:00

The world’s largest shipping association, BIMCO; and the German Shipowners Association, VDR, who represent the fourth-largest merchant fleet in the world confirm chairmanship of Propulsion & Future Fuels 2019.

Save 20% for a limited time

Save 20% when you book for Propulsion & future Fuels today

2019-01-28T10:26:00+00:00

The limited time early bird discount is now available. You can save up to €399 when you book your delegate place!

Present your project in front of hundreds

Don’t miss the chance to speak at Propulsion and Future Fuels 2019

2019-01-09T09:57:00+00:00

Speaking at Propulsion & Future Fuels is a unique opportunity to promote your company’s innovations and successes to an audience of over 150 senior managers in the commercial shipping sector.

Speaking opportunities open now

Could your company speak at PFF 2019?

2018-12-13T16:12:00+00:00

Speaking at Propulsion & Future Fuels is a unique opportunity to promote your company’s innovations and successes to an audience of over 150 senior managers in the commercial shipping sector.

Shipowners discuss the future fleet at PFF 2018

Did you miss PFF 2018? Meet our shipowners

2018-12-12T10:06:00+00:00

Propulsion & Future Fuels 2018 featured a shipowner panel discussing plans for the future fleet of commercial shipping.

Call for papers released

Propulsion & Future Fuels 2019: topics released

2018-12-12T10:04:00+00:00

Submissions are now invited for the 2019 Propulsion & Future Fuels Conference, held in Hamburg, Germany from 19-21 November 2019.

PFF download available!

Have you downloaded the proceedings from PFF 2018?

2018-12-12T10:04:00+00:00

Benefit from the fantastic line up of Propulsion & Future Fuels speakers after the event. More than 80 profiles, papers and presentations from this year’s conference are now available to download from the conference website.

Keynote panel

Did you miss the PFF 2018 keynote session? Videos online now.

2018-11-28T13:51:00+00:00

Propulsion & Future Fuels 2018 kicked off with a keynote session featuring leading voices in the commercial shipping sector; the IMO, MAN Energy Solutions and Wartsila.

Technical visit - engine room

Conference closes with a look to the future of hybrid propulsion

2018-11-28T13:50:00+00:00

Propulsion & Future Fuels 2018 culminated with a trip to a battery hybrid ferry operated by Scandlines.

Download the papers and presentations now!

Did you miss PFF 2018? Download available now!

2018-11-28T13:28:00+00:00

Benefit from the fantastic line up of Propulsion & Future Fuels speakers after the event. More than 80 profiles, papers and presentations from this year’s conference are now available to download from the conference website.

2018 Welcome Reception

2018-11-23T16:02:00+00:00

2018''s welcome reception drinks was sponsored by WINGD and held in the Grand Elysse. Delegates enjoyed a selection of beverages and a relaxed networking opportunity that immediately followed the conference. See a selection of photos above from this year''s event.

Delegates network at Conference Dinner 2018

Dinner and discussions: Networking at Propulsion & Future Fuels 2018

2018-11-15T06:56:00+00:00

A packed day of presentations and panel discussions was concluded with the conference round-up and close by chairman, Reinhard Lüken, which was followed by with a drinks reception sponsored by WinGD and a conference dinner sponsored by Wartsila.

Live audience vote at PFF 2018

Cast your vote at Propulsion and Future Fuels

2018-11-15T06:39:00+00:00

Delegates have the chance to choose the winner of The Motorship Award in a live vote on 15 November 2018 after the final two shortlisted entries have presented their projects.

PFF Opening session 2018

Opening session of PFF 2018: addressing the real issues

2018-11-15T06:38:00+00:00

Propulsion & Future Fuels 2018 kicked off with an opening session centred around the emissions outlook for the commercial shipping industry and featured keynote addresses from the IMO, MAN Energy Solutions and Wartsila.

Conference starts tomorrow!

Conference starts tomorrow!

2018-11-13T14:15:00+00:00

Propulsion & Future Fuels 2018 begins tomorrow at 08:00 at the Empire Riverside Hotel, Hamburg Germany.

Motorship Award shortlist: Project number 4

Motorship Award Nominee: WinGD - The first ever “mega” LNG containerships

2018-11-09T10:02:00+00:00

New for 2018, The Motorship Award will reward collaborative projects that are reducing emissions, including cutting sulphur or NOx emissions, whilst meeting tough energy efficiency requirements.

Choose your sessions and maximise your time at PFF 2018

Stream spotlight: more sessions to choose than ever before

2018-11-09T10:01:00+00:00

Day one of propulsion and Future Fuels will feature a propulsion session exploring engine design for the future and a fuels session looking into shipping''s gas fuelled future. Which sessions will you attend?

Are you joining 200 senior managers and decision makers?

200 industry leaders at PFF 2018: are you one of them?

2018-11-09T09:57:00+00:00

Propulsion & Future Fuels 2018 takes place in less than a week. With just five days left to secure your place, get moving and get learning!

Just one week to go!

Maximise your attendance - pick your stream today!

2018-11-06T12:43:00+00:00

Day two of propulsion and Future Fuels will feature a propulsion session exploring the future of electric propulsion in the merchant fleet and a fuels session looking into ULSFOs. Which sessions will you attend?

Meet new contacts!

Who will you meet at Propulsion and Future Fuels 2018?

2018-11-06T12:28:00+00:00

Meet 200 senior managers, technology and fuel specialists, fleet managers and company directors from over 80 different companies at Propulsion & Future Fuels 2018.

Motorship Award nominee

Motorship Award Nominee: WE Tech Solutions Oy

2018-11-06T12:24:00+00:00

''Variable Speed Generator Solutions – the innovative solution for the sustainability of global shipping'' in the running for the 2018 Motorship Award

Motorship Award nominee

Motorship Award Nominee: TecnoVeritas - Services of Engineering & Systems Technology Ltd Enermulsion – Fuel Conditioning System

2018-11-01T16:48:00+00:00

New for 2018, The Motorship Award will reward collaborative projects that are reducing emissions, including cutting sulphur or NOx emissions, whilst meeting tough energy efficiency requirements.

Scandlines to showcase zero emissions plans

Hot topic at PFF: Zero Emissions

2018-11-01T16:48:00+00:00

Don’t miss out on the opportunity to learn about Scandlines’ Zero Emissions Project on the final day of Propulsion & Future Fuels.

Learn and meet at Propulsion & Future Fuels 2018

Streams, senior stakeholders and new contacts to be made at PFF 2018

2018-11-01T16:48:00+00:00

The conference brings together the whole shipping community and is a platform for the exchange of information on the latest future fuel mix and predictions of future trends.

Two weeks!

Less than two weeks to go!

2018-10-30T09:08:00+00:00

There are just 2 weeks left until propulsion & Future Fuels so if you haven’t booked your delegate place, do so today to claim your space!

Illustration of a ship system setup with batteries. This example shows a hybrid system for a tugboat.

Rolls-Royce launches new battery system for ships

2018-10-26T12:27:00+01:00

Rolls-Royce is launching a lithium-ion based energy storage system for ships. The gain for the ship owners is a clean, safe and cost-efficient complete system.

Meet Siemens in the exhibition area

Siemens join PFF 2018

2018-10-26T12:27:00+01:00

Siemens are promoting their brand to an audience of 250 senior decision makers in the commercial shipping and services sector at Propulsion & Future Fuels 2018.

Motorship Award nominee

Two weeks to go: Meet the first Motorship Award nominee

2018-10-26T12:14:00+01:00

Rolls-Royce Marine & the Norwegian Coastal Administration - OV Ryvingen – Innovation in multipurpose vessels

LNG's future

Why is LNG a genuine option for shipping?

2018-10-16T15:31:00+01:00

For the first time in 100 years, shipowners now have a choice of energy sources when building new ships. “Liquefied Natural Gas, or LNG, is beginning to look like one of the favourite fuels for new ships,” says Gunnar Helmen, Sales Manager for Skangas.

One month left!

One month to go!

2018-10-16T15:31:00+01:00

There are just 4 weeks left until propulsion & Future Fuels so if you haven’t booked your delegate place, do so today to claim your space!

IMO to feature in Keynote

High level keynote speakers will open landmark conference

2018-10-02T14:13:00+01:00

The keynote session for Propulsion & Future Fuels, in association with DNV GL, will offer an emissions outlook to delegates and features big names in the commercial shipping community.

2020 is just around the corner

PFF will close with a look to the immediate future

2018-10-02T10:30:00+01:00

‘Approaching 2020’ will be the closing session at Propulsion & Future Fuels 2018 on 15 November.

Scandlines to host technical visit

Technical visit confirmed: zero emissions

2018-10-02T10:29:00+01:00

A technical visit to Scandlines’ hybrid ferry ''Deutschland'' will mark the official end of the inaugural Propulsion & Future Fuels.

Putting the spotlight on safety considerations

Safety spotlight to feature in fuels stream

2018-09-25T14:34:00+01:00

During one of many parallel sessions throughout Propulsion & Future Fuels, delegates will have the option to take part in the ‘safety spotlight session’ addressing new safety challenges.

Outlook to 2050

Preparing for 2050 at PFF

2018-09-25T14:34:00+01:00

‘Powering shipping’s emissions-cutting ambitions’ will be the core theme presented at Propulsion & Future Fuels 2018

Top supporters sign up to PFF

Top names in shipping support Propulsion & Future Fuels Conference

2018-09-25T14:33:00+01:00

World leading shipping, regulation and owners’ associations and accreditation bodies with portfolio’s representing the industry across the globe ensure Propulsion & Future Fuels remains a top international event.

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Answering your propulsion needs

2018-09-11T10:27:00+01:00

Day two of PFF will include a session on optimising drivetrain condition - ‘Protecting the power plant’ features in the propulsion stream.

Tanker and fuel

Unsure about the future fuel mix?

2018-09-11T10:27:00+01:00

Day one of Propulsion & Future Fuels features a panel discussion addressing the array of fuelling options available today.

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Three days left to claim one of the four remaining spaces on the programme

2018-09-11T10:27:00+01:00

Shortlisted Motorship Award entries will present their projects in front of an audience of 250 senior maritime professionals.

Time is running out

Time is ticking: early bird discount and The Motorship Award

2018-09-07T09:30:00+01:00

Only one week remains to book your delegate place at Propulsion & Future Fuels, saving 20% with the early bird discount, and the deadline for Motorship Award submissions is also fast approaching, so act now!

Save 20% for a limited time

Less than one week left to save 20%

2018-08-28T12:44:00+01:00

The early bird discount ends at midnight on 14 September so if you haven’t booked your delegate place for Propulsion & Future Fuels yet, do so today to claim your early bird discount!

Motorship Award still open

Present your project to 250 senior maritime professionals

2018-08-28T12:27:00+01:00

Entries are flooding in for The Motorship Award, honouring emissions-cutting partnerships.

Lloyds Register sponsor lunches

Lloyds Register to sponsor Lunches at Propulsion & Future Fuels

2018-08-24T12:02:00+01:00

Lloyds Register are promoting their brand to an audience of 250 senior decision makers in the commercial shipping and services sector at Propulsion & Future Fuels 2018.

Provisional programme released

Provisional Programme out now!

2018-08-22T12:31:00+01:00

First look at the speaker line-up for Propulsion & Future Fuels featuring over 40 speakers from the world’s leading ship operators, engine manufacturers, fuel companies, naval architects and service providers.

PFF chairmen confirmed

BIMCO & VSM confirmed as chairmen

2018-08-01T11:11:00+01:00

Two of the shipping industry’s top professionals will chair day one and two of Propulsion & Future Fuels 2018.

A record year for sponsorships

A record year for sponsorships

2018-07-25T11:39:00+01:00

There are still three months to go until The Motorship Propulsion & Future Fuels Conference in association with Gold Sponsor DNV GL, and nearly all sponsorship opportunities have sold out!

PFF provisional programme released

Propulsion & Future Fuels programme outline released

2018-07-25T11:26:00+01:00

Powering shipping’s emissions-cutting ambitions, Propulsion & Future Fuels will unite an audience of the world’s foremost experts on marine propulsion and fuel technology for two days of parallel streams and plenary sessions.

MS Award

NEW for 2018: The Motorship Award

2018-07-25T11:26:00+01:00

The Motorship Award to honour emissions-cutting partnerships. Ship owners and marine technology suppliers are set to recognise the most promising maritime emissions-cutting projects under a new award scheme organised by The Motorship.

MTU silver sponsors

Silver Sponsors: MTU / Rolls-Royce

2018-06-13T09:18:00+01:00

MTU, the core brand of Rolls-Royce Power Systems AG, is a world-leading provider of high and medium-speed diesel and gas engines, complete drive systems, distributed energy systems and fuel injection systems for the most demanding requirements.

GTT

Big names in LNG sign up for PFF

2018-05-24T14:38:00+01:00

GTT, designers of containment systems with cryogenic membranes used to transport and store liquefied gas and, in particular LNG, confirm as silver sponsor.

Wartsila sponsor conference dinner

Wartsila confirm PFF Conference Dinner sponsorship

2018-05-03T14:48:00+01:00

As a global leader in advanced technologies and complete lifecycle solutions for the marine and energy markets, Wartsila will be sponsoring the Conference Dinner at the first Propulsion & Future Fuels.

Abstract deadline extended

Time is running out to submit your abstract for PFF 2018

2018-04-06T14:31:00+01:00

Have you been too busy to submit your abstract for the inaugural Propulsion & Future Fuels 2018? There’s still time! The deadline has been extended until Friday 13th April. Make the most of the extra time and submit your abstract now!

Call for papers released

Call for papers released

2018-03-12T15:27:00+00:00

The Motorship Propulsion & Future Fuels Conference will take place over two days and will consist of joint sessions and two separate streams which will maximise the topics and focus on the specifics of either propulsion technology or low flashpoint / alternative fuels.

Early bird now open

Book now and save €379

2018-01-30T09:29:00+00:00

The Motorship Propulsion & Future Fuels Conference will take place from 14-16 November 2018 at the Empire Riverside Hotel, Hamburg, Germany. An introductory rate of €1519.20 for the new combined event is available for a limited time.

Sponsors signing up

Sponsors booking up for Propulsion & Future Fuels 2018

2018-01-30T09:29:00+00:00

Herose, Total Lubmarine, JP Sauer and DNV GL recognised the benefits of Propulsion & Future Fuels 2018 and have confirmed their sponsorship of the three-day conference. Book today to meet them and many other industry leaders.

What to expect

What to expect from PFF

2018-01-30T09:28:00+00:00

The Motorship Propulsion and Future Fuels Conference 2018 may be the first of its kind, but the topics covered will be familiar to previous attendees at the longstanding Propulsion & Emissions and Gas Fuelled Ships conferences.

DNV GL return as Gold Sponsor

DNV GL confirm Gold Sponsorship of the Motorship Propulsion & Future Fuels Conference 2018

2018-01-18T16:49:00+00:00

DNV GL have been sponsoring the Motorship Conference series since 2009 and will be the Gold Sponsor at Propulsion & Future Fuels 2018.

PFF launches

The Motorship Propulsion and Future Fuels Conference 2018 official launch

2017-12-19T17:00:00+00:00

Celebrating 40 years of The Motorship’s Propulsion & Emissions conference, and nearly 10 years of the Gas Fuelled Ships conference, 2018 will see the launch of one large combined and enhanced event.

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GFS - A focus on the future at Gas Fuelled Ships 2017

2017-11-17T15:06:00+00:00

This year''s Gas Fuelled Ships Conference, sponsored by DNV GL, heard the opinions of industry experts as they discussed moving to the future.

GFS - Conference highlights

2017-11-17T14:04:00+00:00

The 8th Gas Fuelled Ships Conference, sponsored by DNV GL, took place 13-15 November on board the Viking Mariella. Here are just a few of the highlights from the two and a half days of presentations.

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GFS - Gas Fuelled Ships 2017: more than just a conference

2017-11-17T14:02:00+00:00

Many of the main events at this year’s conference took place outside of the plenary room. Three different technical visits coupled with a drinks reception, conference dinner, 3 lunches and an additional group dinner ensured that attendees were given ample networking opportunities.

More for your money

GFS - Get more for your money at this year’s Gas Fuelled Ships

2017-11-08T14:42:00+00:00

Book your place for the only conference to integrate technical visits into a programme packed with top level industry speakers who will cover topics such as innovative ship design, bunkering and future fuels.

GFS - GTT, this year’s GFS Silver Sponsor, announces a contract award for Membrane Cargo Containment System Services for Shell’s Prelude FLNG facility

2017-11-08T14:10:00+00:00

The 8th Gas Fuelled Ships Conference, with GTT as Silver Sponsor, is the only technical conference to combine informative and knowledge based sessions with technical visits that provide delegates with access to real life operations.

GFS - Beyond LNG?

2017-11-08T14:05:00+00:00

The Gas Fuelled Ships Conference is the only event to include technical visits and, as ever, this year’s Conference, entitled ''Fuelling the Future of the Shipping Industry'', is proving to be very popular. It will be held from 13th to the 15th November 2017, taking place onboard the Viking Mariella, ...

GFS - A historic first for the ship classification industry

2017-11-01T14:18:00+00:00

DNV GL, longstanding sponsor of the Gas Fuelled Conference, has commenced the roll out of IMO compliant electronic class and statutory certificates across its entire fleet. They will play an active role in this year’s programme with the aim of updating attendees on their most recent projects. Full details of ...

GFS - Integrated visits to the working Methanol fuel cell at GFS 2017

2017-11-01T14:13:00+00:00

Don’t miss the unique opportunity to experience first hand the methanol fuel cell technology in practice on board the Viking Mariella at Gas Fuelled Ships 2017.

GFS - Join a strong contingent of Operators and Shipyards at this year’s conference

2017-11-01T14:09:00+00:00

This year’s Gas Fuelled Ships conference will boast a strong contingent of ship owners, operators and managers from across the globe.

GFS APP

Gas Fuelled Ships Makes a Very Important Change to This Year’s Event….

2017-10-19T16:01:00+01:00

This year”s Gas Fuelled Ships conference could be the best one yet and all because of one very exciting addition…

GFS APP

GFS - Gas Fuelled Ships Makes a Very Important Change to This Year’s Event….

2017-10-19T14:19:00+01:00

This year''s Gas Fuelled Ships conference could be the best one yet and all because of one very exciting addition...

GFS - Save 20% until midnight tonight

2017-09-22T16:40:00+01:00

Today is your last chance to save 20% on delegate places for this year’s Gas Fuelled Ships with the early bird discount.

GFS - Silver sponsor, MTU, to put their new gas engine to test in car ferry

2017-09-22T16:39:00+01:00

From 2019, Rolls-Royce Power Systems and the City of Constance public utility are to begin testing the marine propulsion technology of the future on Lake Constance. This takes the form of a gas engine carrying the MTU brand.

GFS - Join the discussion at GFS 2017

2017-09-08T16:49:00+01:00

Interactive panel discussions will feature at GFS 2017, book your place now to gain valuable insight into the long-term viability of LNG, the bunkering infrastructure and the options and possibilities for future, advanced and hybrid solutions to meet forthcoming emissions regulations.

GFS - Limited sponsorship packages remaining for Gas Fuelled Ships 2017

2017-09-08T16:48:00+01:00

The 8th Gas Fuelled Ships Conference will take place from 13-15 November 2017 on board the MS Viking Mariella, featuring the world’s largest methanol fuel cell project, sailing from Helsinki to Stockholm and returning to Helsinki.

GFS - 2017 enjoys support from leading industry associations

2017-09-08T16:40:00+01:00

Gaining the support of industry organisations is crucial for conferences to ensure the reach of the event continues to expand, bringing in new attendees, ideas and knowledge to the event.

GFS - 3 days left to save 20% with the early bird rate

2017-09-04T16:47:00+01:00

The early bird discount closes Friday 22nd September leaving you just 3 days to save nearly €400.

40 Years!

P&E - Date for your diary: P&E 2018 40th anniversary

2017-08-22T10:56:00+01:00

With some of the world’s biggest fleet owners, charterers and tonnage providers in attendance at The Motorship’s 39th Propulsion & Emissions Conference in Hamburg in May, the 40th edition of the Conference, looks set to be the best yet. Mark your diary now: 9-10 May 2018

DNV GL

P&E - DNV GL confirmed as 2018 Gold Sponsor

2017-08-22T10:29:00+01:00

Book now to benefit from nine month’s exposure to fleet directors, technical manager and managing directors with the Propulsion & Emissions Conference. All sponsors benefit from a Corporate Branding and Awareness package – book early to have the best choice.

Download available now!

P&E - Papers and presentations still available to download

2017-08-22T09:34:00+01:00

The 2017 Propulsion & Emissions Conference featured papers covering environmental regulatory issues including SOx, NOx and CO2 emissions reduction as well as ballast water treatment, digitalisation, hybridisation, OEMs’ updates on engines, turbochargers, fuels and cylinder lubrication. Download the papers and presentations here now.

GFS - Join the sulphur-solution debate at GFS 2017

2017-08-15T16:54:00+01:00

Ship owners and operators from across the globe are already signing up to join this year’s event that includes technical presentations from owners, operators and industry stakeholders and panel discussions featuring industry experts on options for compliance with ongoing sulphur regulations. Book now to guarantee you are part of ...

GFS - Check your discount before you book!

2017-08-15T16:52:00+01:00

Held on board the Viking Mariella, the GFS Conference will give delegates the unique opportunity to view working methanol-fuelled fuel cells. Members of VDR and BIMCO qualify for a 50% discount, whilst all other ship owners, operators and managers will receive 25% off one place and 50% off two places.

GFS - Save nearly 400 Euro with the early bird rate

2017-08-15T09:54:00+01:00

With the take up of LNG now happening and operators also looking to other low flash point fuels such as methanol and ethane, this year’s GFS programme will look at the range of viable options available to operators for compliance with ongoing sulphur regulations. Book now before it expires!

Moheshkhali LNG terminal

GFS - MacGregor to supply LNG riser system

2017-07-26T09:56:00+01:00

MacGregor will supply a complete mooring and riser system to Excelerate Energy as part of a contract to service a floating storage and regasification unit (FSRU) in Bangladesh.

2017

P&E - Leading ship owners and operators review the 2017 Propulsion & Emissions Conference

2017-07-21T14:51:00+01:00

Read independent reviews of this year’s Conference from companies such as ER Schiffahrt, Mitsui OSK Line, Claus-Peter Offen Tankschiffreederai and find out why many leading operators attend the longest running technical conference every year.

P&E

P&E - 40th edition of Propulsion & Emissions Conference – 9-10 May 2018 - Hamburg

2017-07-21T14:46:00+01:00

Entitled ‘Future proofing the global fleet’, the 2017 P&E Conference saw ship owners and operators – representing a combined fleet of more than 1,900 vessels on stage – focussing on their response to environmental regulatory issues. View footage of them here and add the 2018 event to your diary ...

P&E Sponsors

P&E - Promote your brand to decision makers in the run up to P&E 2018

2017-07-21T14:42:00+01:00

Book your sponsorship package now and benefit from 10 months’ exposure to fleet directors, technical managers and managing directors of ship owners and operators.

A busy week for the IMO committee charged with legislating for the protection of the marine environment

P&E - Ten take-outs from MEPC 71

2017-07-21T14:32:00+01:00

After a busy week at IMO’s headquarters, we choose ten highlights from the Marine Environment Protection Committee’s (MEPC) seventy-first sitting.

GFS - 2017 Conference programme released

2017-07-21T10:03:00+01:00

On board the Viking Mariella, delegates at GFS this year will gain valuable insight, from feedback by operators, about the use of low flash point fuels and the development and use of alternative fuels, together with the viability and likely take-up of ‘future’ fuels. Pricing predictions, safety, technology, along with ...

GFS - Only three Product Display Areas (PDA) left!

2017-07-21T10:00:00+01:00

Sponsorship take up for this year’s Conference has been very high, with limited number of PDAs and sponsorship opportunities left. Join industry leading companies and get your products and services in front of ship owners, operators and managers at GFS 2017. Book your sponsorship package now!

Iberian Peninsula

GFS - Study identifies huge Iberian potential for LNG

2017-07-21T09:59:00+01:00

DNV GL has conducted a study into the future LNG bunkering market in the Iberian Peninsula, demand for which looks set to surge by 2050.

‘ENGIE Zeebrugge’ arrived in Zeebrugge at the beginning of April

GFS - Gas bunkering begins at Zeebrugge

2017-06-23T10:04:00+01:00

Gas bunkering has begun at the Port of Zeebrugge with the bunkering vessel ''ENGIE Zeebrugge'' making its first deliveries of LNG.

Ole Graa Jakobsen

P&E - Wondering why the world’s biggest fleet owners, charterers and tonnage attend P&E?

2017-06-21T12:10:00+01:00

Hear it for yourself from the horse’s mouth; view videos of Maersk Line, Mitsui OSK Line, Columbus Shipmanagement and many more on the reasons P&E is a must attend event.

GFS - Unique technical visits to feature on 2017 programme

2017-06-21T10:14:00+01:00

Delegates will have the opportunity to see working fuel cells in situ on the Viking Mariella and to learn about the e4ships project Pa-X-ell from Gerhard Untiedt, Head of Section, Energy & Environment, Meyer Werft, the project managers.

GFS - Early bird rate available – book now to save nearly €400!

2017-06-21T10:10:00+01:00

Delegate places at the Conference will include two nights’ accommodation on board the Viking Mariella, two breakfasts, three lunches and two dinners, which will include the GE Marine sponsored Conference Dinner - always an excellent opportunity for participants to network and make new acquaintances.

GFS - 2017: Fuelling the future of the shipping industry

2017-06-21T10:10:00+01:00

Future fuel options, pricing predictions, infrastructure updates, bunkering, safety and technology updates and operator feedback on the use of LNG as a fuel, will all feature on the programme, together with in-depth panel discussions from cross-sector experts.

P&E Networking

P&E - 2018: 40th anniversary edition of Propulsion & Emissions Conference

2017-06-13T11:13:00+01:00

With some of the world’s biggest fleet owners, charterers and tonnage providers in attendance at The Motorship’s 39th Propulsion & Emissions Conference in Hamburg last month, the 40th edition of the Conference, looks set to be the best yet. Mark your diary now: 9-10 May 2018

Passenger ferry ExxonMobil

P&E - Critical engine issues being missed, study finds

2017-06-13T11:00:00+01:00

Data analysis of more than 400,000 oil samples from ExxonMobil’s MobilGard Cylinder Condition Monitoring (CCM) programme has suggested that opportunities to manage damaging engine issues are being missed.

P&E Speakers

P&E - Conference papers and presentations available to download now

2017-06-02T15:00:00+01:00

More than 40 papers and presentations from this year’s highly successful Propulsion & Emissions Conference are now available to download from the Conference website. If you were unable to attend, access to these papers will give you the information on the latest cost saving and emission reducing technologies.

P&E 2017

P&E - Find out why Operators attend the Propulsion & Emissions Conference

2017-05-24T12:01:00+01:00

View footage of Operators talking about their experience and why they attend P&E, including Ole Graa Jakobsen, Vice President, Head of Fleet Technology, Fleet Management & Technology, Maersk Line and Kenta Arai, Director of Technical Division, Mitsui OSK Line.

The LNG preparation unit comprises of a 40ft LNG tank and a gas preparation unit

GFS - Caterpillar LNG test bed

2017-05-23T10:18:00+01:00

Caterpillar Marine says it has unveiled the first LNG test bed for gas-fuelled engines at its facility in Kiel, Germany.

GFS - Operator feedback on LNG vessels and case studies on new vessel designs to feature

2017-05-23T10:17:00+01:00

The 2017 GFS programme will give participants the opportunity to hear first-hand operational experiences of the use of low flash point fuels across different sectors. It will also explore the development and use of alternative fuels and innovative ship designs, with the aim of informing delegates of the viability ...

P&E

P&E - High quality programme attracts high level owners and operators

2017-05-17T12:10:00+01:00

Many of the world’s biggest fleet owners, charterers and tonnage providers came together in Hamburg last week at the 39th Propulsion & Emissions Conference to discuss, in a series of operator panels, plenary sessions and panel discussions, the implications of forthcoming regulations and the technology and solutions currently available.

P&E 2018

P&E - 2018: A date for your diary!

2017-05-17T10:52:00+01:00

After a very successful 2017 Conference and with DNV GL already confirmed as Gold Sponsor for 2018, companies looking to reach fleet directors, technical directors and managing directors of ship owners and operators, should contact the organisers to benefit from a full year’s promotion in advance of next year’s event: ...

Conference Dinner

P&E - Attendees make the most of the networking at P&E 2017

2017-05-17T10:51:00+01:00

With the Blohm+Voss welcome reception and GE Marine conference dinner well supported, the conference provided the platform not only to be updated on the latest cost saving technologies but also the opportunity to make new acquaintances and network with leading owners and operators from around the world.

Shaft generators and high-efficiency turbochargers from ABB will boost fuel economy on two DFDS ro-ro vessels under construction in China

P&E - ABB shaft generators and turbochargers for DFDS duo

2017-05-17T09:47:00+01:00

ABB is to provide shaft generators and turbochargers for two of the biggest freight vessels ever ordered by DFDS, which will take delivery of the ro-ro ships from Jinling Shipyard in China in early 2019.

An opening panel featuring Mitsui OSK Lines (Kenta Arai), Hapag-Lloyd (Wolfram Guntermann), Maersk Line (Ole Graa Jakobsen) and Carnival Corp (Tom Strang) epitomised strong ship owner and operator involvement

P&E - Strong shipowner turnout for Propulsion & Emissions conference

2017-05-17T09:44:00+01:00

Some of the world’s biggest fleet owners, charterers and tonnage providers have highlighted the technical challenges facing global merchant shipping at The Motorship’s 39th Propulsion & Emissions Conference in Hamburg this week.

Advanced technologies such as composite materials, employed on Rolls-Royce's Azipull Carbon units for the yacht market, are unlocking new opportunities

P&E - Five future thruster concepts

2017-05-11T11:42:00+01:00

During a recent presentation at its Ålesund research centre, Rune Garen, director of research and testing, propulsion at Rolls-Royce shared some of the future propulsion concepts the company is investigating.

Conference Dinner

P&E - GE Marine sponsored Conference Dinner proved popular with all

2017-05-11T11:04:00+01:00

The networking continued long into the night at the 2017 Propulsion & Emissions Conference Dinner, held at Block Brau, Hamburg. Always an opportunity to meet more like-minded people from the industry, this year’s event once again proved to be a great success with delegates, speakers and sponsors.

P&E Networking 2017

P&E - Conference networking gets off to an elegant start

2017-05-11T10:46:00+01:00

Hosted by Blohm+Voss, the 39th Propulsion & Emissions Conference Welcome Reception took place yesterday evening (9 May 2017) at the exclusive “Hafen-Klub” (Habour Club) located in Hamburg Harbour close to the St. Pauli Landungsbruecken. Delegates were treated to stunning views of the river Elbe and the ...

P&E Panel

P&E - 2017 Day 1 Round Up

2017-05-10T22:29:00+01:00

The fuel and technology choices facing ship owners ahead of the IMO’s 2020 global sulphur cap were in focus on the first day of The Motorship’s Propulsion & Emissions Conference in Hamburg.

P&E Networking

P&E - Day two: BWC, hybridisation, digitisation, panel discussions and CIMAC Engine Users WG feedback

2017-05-10T22:29:00+01:00

After a packed first day’s programme and an evening of networking, participants can look forward to technical presentations, case studies and panel discussions at the second day of P&E 2017 Martin Kroeger, managing director, VDR, picks up the mantle from day one chairman, Lars Robert Pedersen, who ...

The Motorship Magazine will host a blog from the 2017 Propulsion and Emissions conference venue in Hamburg, Germany.

P&E - 2017 Blog

2017-05-10T08:05:00+01:00

The Motorship Magazine will host a blog from the 2017 Propulsion and Emissions conference venue in Hamburg, Germany. Reporting the highlights for our global web audience the blog will offer an insight into the speakers and presentations at this year’s highly anticipated conference.

P&E Conference

P&E - 2017 Propulsion & Emissions Conference starts tomorrow in Hamburg

2017-05-05T13:45:00+01:00

Join more than 30 leading operators, together with other industry stakeholders, for a technical programme that will highlight cost savings and performance enhancing solutions and which includes operator panel discussions and multiple networking and knowledge sharing opportunities.

P&E Conference

P&E - 2017: Cost savings, technical updates and knowledge sharing

2017-05-02T11:13:00+01:00

Taking place next week in Hamburg, the 2017 Propulsion & Emissions Conference will provide updates on a wealth of cost saving, emission reducing technologies through case studies and technical presentations from leading experts and operators. Book your place now to benefit from the opportunity to network with the industry’s ...

P&E Networking Opportunities

P&E - The industry will be in Hamburg next week – book your place now

2017-05-02T11:07:00+01:00

Join Solvang ASA, NSB Niederelbe Schiffahrtsgesellschaf, Columbus Shipmanagement, E.R. Schiffahrt GmbH & Cie. KG, Scandlines, DFDS, Rederei Brise, Mitsui OSK, Costamare Shipping, Leonhardt and Blumberg Rederei, HBC Hamburg and many more operators and industry stakeholders, at the longest running Conference in the shipping industry, for unrivalled networking and technology updates.

Panel Discussions at P&E

P&E - Leading operators share their solutions to meet 2020 sulphur regulations

2017-05-02T11:06:00+01:00

Maersk Line, Hapag Lloyd, John T Essberger, Mitsui OSK Lines and Carnival Corporation, who have all chosen different options for compliance, will share their choice for compliance during an Operator Panel Discussion, giving participants the opportunity to question, first hand, these industry experts.

The arrangement of many bulk carrier ballast water systems present unique treatment challenges for the sector

P&E - Bulk carriers face BWM challenges

2017-05-02T11:00:00+01:00

Ahead of the IMO’s Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC) meeting in July, bulk carrier association Intercargo has outlined some of the difficulties facing the segment as it looks to implement the requirements of the Ballast Water Management (BWM) Convention.

P&E

P&E - Still time to book for P&E next week!

2017-04-28T13:47:00+01:00

Join leading operators such as Maersk Line, Mitsui OSK, Hapag Lloyd, organisations, including IMO, BIMCO, VDR, classification societies - DNV GL, Bureau Veritas - OEMs including Man D&T, WinGD, Caterpillar and many more blue chip companies to discuss technical advances and first-hand experiences that will equip the industry to ‘future-proof’ ...

GFS - Shipowners qualify for special rates

2017-04-28T10:34:00+01:00

The 8th Gas Fuelled Ships Conference will be held onboard the Viking Mariella which will give delegates the unique opportunity to view working fuel cells in situ. Members of VDR and BIMCO qualify for a 50% discount, whilst all other ship owners, operators and managers will receive 25% off ...

Seven-cylinder X62DF dual-fuel engines from WinGD will power four Aframax tankers ordered last month by Sovcomflot

GFS - WinGD hails LNG Aframax contract

2017-04-28T10:31:00+01:00

Two-stroke engine designer WinGD has hailed the selection of its X-DF dual-fuel technology for the world’s first LNG powered Aframax tankers, ordered last month by Sovcomflot (SCF).

GFS - Leading industry organisations confirm support for GFS 2017

2017-04-28T10:27:00+01:00

BIMCO and VDR, both long term supporters of the event, are highly active in promoting the event to their members to ensure continued attendance of key industry stakeholders. The Danish Shipowners Association, The Society for Gas as a Marine Fuel (SGMF) and the International Wind Ship Association have all ...

GFS - Chairmen confirmed for GFS 2017

2017-04-28T10:26:00+01:00

Organisers are pleased to announce that Lars Robert Pedersen, deputy secretary general, BIMCO and Mark Bell, general manager, SGMF, will share the chairing duties at this year’s Conference onboard the Viking Mariella. Both will bring a wealth of knowledge that will enhance delegate’s participation at the event.

Conference App

P&E - New Interactive networking App to debut at P&E 2017!

2017-04-21T11:43:00+01:00

Making its debut at this year’s conference the Propulsions & Emissions App will be the essential companion for anyone presenting at, or attending the conference.

P&E Presentations

P&E - Book your place at P&E to save money

2017-04-21T09:39:00+01:00

Featuring companies such as MAN Diesel & Turbo, WinGD, Caterpillar, ABB Turbocharging and KBB, delegates will benefit from hearing a round-up of the latest technical developments from major low-speed and medium-speed engine developments addressing improvements in fuel efficiency and emissions compliance together with how the latest generation of turbochargers can ...

P&E Programme

P&E - Operators continue to confirm attendance at P&E 2017

2017-04-21T09:37:00+01:00

Book your place to join companies such as Mitsui OSK, Maersk Line, John T Essberger, E R Schiffahrt, Hapag-Lloyd, Carnival Corp, Hamburg Sud, NSB Niederelbe Schiffahrtsgesellschalf, Columbus Shipmanagement and many more to find out about environmental regulations, economic pressures and technological advances.

P&E 2017

P&E - Don’t Plan Your Trip to the Propulsions & Emissions Conference Without Doing This One Simple Thing First!

2017-04-21T09:28:00+01:00

This year’s conference is placing itself as the most important yet with talks vital for anyone in the shipping industry. However, before you rush off to attend, there’s one thing you absolutely must do first...

Sergey Ogai (left), rector of MSUN, and Konstantin Dudarev, deputy managing director and OSV fleet team manager, Sakhalin branch, Unicom Management Services

P&E - ‘Floating lab’ to study electric propulsion

2017-04-21T09:23:00+01:00

A ‘floating laboratory’ onboard icebreaking platform supply vessel ‘Gennadiy Nevelskoy’ is to research electric propulsion and equipment performance in ice conditions, under plans drawn up by Sovcomflot (SCF) and the Admiral Nevelskoy Maritime State University of Vladivostok.

P&E Attendees

P&E - Four weeks to go – special rates available for ship owners, operators and managers

2017-04-12T11:30:00+01:00

The 39th Propulsion & Emission Conference will bring together operators and stakeholders to discuss technical advances and in-the-field experiences that will equip the industry to ‘future-proof’ the global merchant fleet. Book now to benefit from special rates for operators.

Networking

P&E - Network and knowledge share at P&E 2017

2017-04-12T11:28:00+01:00

Feedback always confirms that networking is as important as the knowledge gained at conferences. Participants at this year’s Propulsion & Emissions Conference will benefit from multiple opportunities to meet with industry experts and peers from across the world to discuss and share solutions to the current economic pressures and ...

Jakobsen: Scrubbers would "ruin any kind of business case for saving energy"

P&E - Future proofing the global fleet

2017-04-12T11:27:00+01:00

The Motorship’s 39th Propulsion & Emissions Conference takes place in Hamburg on 10-11 May. Gavin Lipsith spoke to Ole Graa Jakobsen, Vice President, Head of Fleet Technology, Maersk Line – and one of the conference’s keynote speakers – about the challenges facing the shipping industry.

The 20,170 teu 'MOL Triumph' has been designed with an eye to a potential conversion to LNG fuel, pending a feasibility study that will also consider a scrubber installation

P&E - Mitsui OSK Lines (MOL) Director of Technical Division confirmed to join Operator Panel Discussion

2017-04-12T11:26:00+01:00

Book your place now to hear about the world’s largest containership, the 20,170 TEU MOL Triumph, which is designed as ‘LNG ready’ and which will give 25-30% fuel and emissions savings compared with 14,000 TEU-class containerships.

Networking

P&E - More stakeholders confirm attendance for 2017 Conference

2017-04-06T14:47:00+01:00

Book your place to join operators, industry organisations, class societies, OEMs and suppliers such as Maersk Line, John T Essberger, E R Schiffahrt, Hapag-Lloyd, Wilh Wilhelmsen, Hamburg Sud, NSB Niederelbe Schiffahrtsgesellschalf, Columbus Shipmanagement, BIMCO, MAN Diesel & Turbo, WinGD, Wärtsilä, VDR, DNV GL, Caterpillar, Shell, Maersk Fluid Technology, TOTAL Lubmarine, ...

P&E Sponsors

P&E - Join industry leaders and promote your brand at P&E 2017

2017-04-06T14:46:00+01:00

Companies such as DNV GL, Blohm+Voss, GE Marine, Total Lubmarine, Shell Marine Products, VPS, Sauer Compressors, KRAL, Tecno Veritas, VAF Instruments and many more have already made the decision to reach the fleet directors, technical managers and managing directors of ship owners and operators, through sponsorship. Call the events ...

Keynotes

P&E - Keynotes to address regulatory updates and competitiveness and compliance of the world’s largest container fleet

2017-04-06T14:13:00+01:00

Stefan Micallef, Director MEPC, IMO and Ole Graa Jakobsen, vice president, head of fleet technology, Maersk Line will give the keynote addresses at the 39th Propulsion & Emissions Conference. Book your place to hear from the regulator and the world’s largest container fleet on ensuring a compliant and efficient ...

Alfa Laval’s Automatic Fuel Efficiency Module (AFEM) has a new modification for reducing fuel consumption

P&E - Alfa Laval AFEM modification saves fuel costs

2017-04-06T14:11:00+01:00

Alfa Laval’s Automatic Fuel Efficiency Module (AFEM) has a new modification for reducing the fuel consumption of Alfa Laval Smit Combustion inert gas systems.

P&E Operator Panel

P&E - Operator panels to give feedback on compliance solutions

2017-03-31T10:32:00+01:00

With two operator panel discussions and a further four discussion sessions involving operators and suppliers, delegates will have the opportunity to ask questions and join in the discussion throughout the two days of the conference.

New - Chairmen Picture

P&E - Conference Chairmen bring a wealth of knowledge and experience to proceedings

2017-03-31T10:25:00+01:00

Lars Robert Pedersen, deputy secretary general, BIMCO and Martin Kroeger, managing director, VDR will co-chair 2017 Propulsion & Emissions Conference. Book your place now to join operators and stakeholders at the longest established conference for the global shipping industry.

P&E - Networking begins at the Welcome Reception

2017-03-31T10:08:00+01:00

Hosted by Blohm+Voss at the exclusive Hafen Klub, providing views across the Elbe to the yard, delegates will have the opportunity to meet fellow participants and start the networking early at the Reception taking place on 9 May 2017. All participants are invited to attend – book your place ...

P&E - DNV GL launches BWM plan generator

2017-03-31T10:04:00+01:00

With less than six months to go until the BWM Convention comes into force, DNV GL has launched a BWM plan generator app to help those owners and operators which still need to comply.

GFS - Unique venue revealed - another first for GFS!

2017-03-24T10:39:00+00:00

The 8th Gas Fuelled Ships Conference will be held onboard the Viking Mariella which will give delegates the unique opportunity to view working fuel cells in situ. Leaving from Helsinki on 13 November, the Mariella will sail to Stockholm, returning to Helsinki on 15 November 2017. Book your place ...

GFS - Gas Fuelled Ships onboard Fuel Cell powered Viking Mariella

2017-03-24T10:34:00+00:00

The 8th Gas Fuelled Ships Conference will be held onboard the Viking Mariella which will give delegates the unique opportunity to view working fuel cells in situ. Leaving from Helsinki on 13 November, the Mariella will sail to Stockholm, returning to Helsinki on 15 November 2017. Book your place ...

Illustration of a Maersk P-Class LR2 product tanker with two 30m x 5m Norsepower rotor sails

P&E - Maersk Tankers to host Flettner rotor trial

2017-03-24T09:50:00+00:00

Maersk Tankers is to conduct a test of wind propulsion technology using Flettner rotors supplied by Norsepower, under a project coordinated by Shell and majority funded by the UK’s Energy Technologies Institute.

P&E Panel

P&E - Propulsion & Emissions Conference: highlighting cost savings

2017-03-24T09:40:00+00:00

Book your place at the 2017 Conference to learn more about cost saving and performance enhancing solutions that will help ship owners and operators to meet environmental regulations when also facing economic pressures.

P&E Discussions

P&E - Hear from policy makers and industry leaders

2017-03-24T09:37:00+00:00

As well as giving practical solutions for cost savings and emissions reduction, delegates at the Propulsion & Emissions Conference will have the opportunity to hear from Stefan Micallef, Director MEPC, IMO and Ole Graa Jakobsen, vice president, head of fleet technology, Maersk Line who will give the keynote addresses. Book ...

P&E Sponsors

P&E - Looking to reach fleet directors, technical managers and managing directors of ship owners and operators?

2017-03-24T09:34:00+00:00

Join DNV GL. JP Sauer & Sohn, KRAL, Tecno Veritas, VAF Instruments and many more companies who will be exhibiting at the 2017 Propulsion & Emissions Conference.

GFS - Conference Dinner to be sponsored by GE Marine for the 6th time!

2017-03-23T10:39:00+00:00

Held onboard the Viking Mariella, the Conference Dinner will bring delegates together in a relaxed environment to network and exchange views on the latest technologies presented at the ground breaking Gas Fuelled Ships Conference. Book now to join them.

All of Saga's advanced open hatch carriers are now globally BWT compliant

P&E - Saga completes BWMS installation programme

2017-03-17T15:31:00+00:00

Saga Shipholding has installed Optimarin Ballast Systems (OBS) on its entire fleet of 32 advanced open hatch cargo vessels.

Cylinder Technology

P&E - Emerging technologies for cylinder conditioning

2017-03-17T11:41:00+00:00

Looking to avoid unnecessary maintenance costs and to extend the life of engines, whilst also meeting environmental regulations? Join industry leaders ExxonMobil, Shell, TOTAL Lubmarine, Maersk Fluid Technology and Parker Kittiwake at the Propulsion & Emissions Conference for technical updates and discussion on the latest cost saving condition monitoring ...

P&E Networking

P&E - Join P&E 2017 for networking, discussion and social events

2017-03-17T11:37:00+00:00

As well as providing technical solutions for compliance with emission regulations together with cost saving and performance enhancing solutions, this year’s Conference will provide additional opportunities for networking and discussion during panel discussions and at the Welcome Reception and Conference Dinner.

Discounted Rates

P&E - Ship owners, operators and managers qualify for special rates

2017-03-10T12:51:00+00:00

The P&E Conference will inform participants on a range of efficiency measures to reduce operational costs and to optimise fleet performance. Shipowner members of BIMCO and VDR are offered discounted rates plus owners, operators and managers who are not members of BIMCO or VDR can obtain a 25% discount ...

P&E Sponsors

P&E - Book your sponsorship package before they all go!

2017-03-10T12:49:00+00:00

With DNV GL as Gold Sponsor, GE Marine, the Conference Dinner Sponsor, Blohm & Voss hosting the Welcome Reception, TOTAL Lubricants sponsoring the lanyards, Veritas Petroleum Services sponsoring the Conference Handbook, together with a host of product display areas booked, potential sponsors should contact the organisers immediately to discuss the ...

P&E Cover

P&E - Full programme released – view online now!

2017-03-07T14:38:00+00:00

Through case studies, operator panel discussion sessions, OEM updates and technical overviews, the Propulsion & Emissions Conference will inform owners/operators with the knowledge needed to future-proof the global merchant fleet. Book your place now and save 20% with the early bird rate.

Block Brau Terrace

P&E - Venue confirmed for GE sponsored networking dinner

2017-03-03T12:43:00+00:00

The Conference Dinner is always an excellent opportunity for delegates to continue networking with peers from across the industry and this year’s event, sponsored by long term supporter, GE Marine, is yet again set to be an exceptional evening at BLOCKBRÄU, famous for brewing their own beer.

P&E Panel Discussion

P&E - CIMAC Engine Users Working Group Panel Discussion confirmed

2017-03-03T12:41:00+00:00

The International Council on Combustion Engines Working Group provides a forum to intensify the dialogue between engine users and manufacturers. Delegates will have the unique opportunity to interact with the panellists who, amongst other tasks, discuss members’ latest engine problems with the purpose of problem solving.

P&E Networking

P&E - Look who you will meet this year

2017-03-03T12:40:00+00:00

IMO/MEPC, Maersk Line, Solvang, John T Essberger, Hapag-Lloyd, Wilh Wilhelmsen, Hamburg Sud, NSB Niederelbe Schiffahrtsgesellschalf, Columbus Shipmanagement, BIMCO, MAN Diesel & Turbo, WinGD, Wärtsilä, VDR, DNV GL, Caterpillar, Shell, Maersk Fluid Technology, TOTAL Lubmarine, ExxonMobil, ABB Turbocharging, KBB and many more. Ship owners qualify for special rates – book ...

GFS - Book early to ensure your preferred sponsorship package

2017-02-28T10:46:00+00:00

With headline sponsorships and product display areas being booked more quickly than in previous years, interested parties are advised to book soon to take advantage of nine months’ promotion in the lead up to this year’s Gas Fuelled Ships Conference.

GFS - Join the stakeholders at GFS 2017

2017-02-28T10:45:00+00:00

The 2016 Conference saw Maersk Maritime Technology, Reederei Hartmann, TOTE, Canada Steamship, Navalprogetti, CL Ships, Methanex, Damen Shipyards, Ferguson Marine, Arctech Helsinki Shipyards and many more join the discussion on low flashpoint maritime fuels. Book your place for 2017 and save 20% with the early bird rate.

Ballast Water Convention

P&E - Ballast Water Convention, Embracing Hybridisation and Digital strategies for fleet optimisation

2017-02-24T09:36:00+00:00

Just some of the topics to be covered at this year’s Propulsion & Emissions Conference which will give delegates practical information on ‘future proofing the global merchant fleet’.

P&E - Blohm & Voss to host Welcome Reception at Hafen Klub, Hamburg

2017-02-24T08:21:00+00:00

Delegates will have the opportunity to meet fellow participants and start the networking early at the Reception taking place on 9 May 2017. All participants are invited to attend – book your place now and save 20%.

P&E OEM's 2017

P&E - World leading OEMs on the programme at P&E 2017

2017-02-14T11:41:00+00:00

MAN Diesel & Turbo, WinGD, Wartsila, Caterpillar, ABB Turbocharging and KBB will all feature at this year’s conference, book your place now to hear the latest technical updates from these industry leading experts.

Early Bird Rate Available

P&E - Early bird rate currently available – book now

2017-02-14T11:35:00+00:00

The 2016 conference had around 150 attendees with nearly 50 of these being operators/owners/managers including Maersk Line, Hapag Lloyd, Norbulk Shipping, Brittany Ferries, Canada Steamship, Columbia Shipmanagement, Ahrienkel Shipmanagement, Columbus Shipmanagement, Claus-Peter Offen, Reederei Stefan Patjens, CPO, TT-Line, John T Essberger plus more. Book your place now for 2017 ...

P&E Networking

P&E - Join the discussion at P&E 2017 – book your place now and save 20%

2017-02-07T13:51:00+00:00

With two operator panel discussions and a further four discussion sessions involving operators and suppliers, delegates will have the opportunity to ask questions of the experts and join the discussion throughout the two days of the conference.

First keynote speaker confirmed

P&E - First keynote address confirmed for P&E 2017

2017-02-03T11:31:00+00:00

Ole Graa Jakobsen, vice president, head of fleet technology at Maersk Line, will give one of the keynote addresses at the 2017 Conference. His attendance further confirms the importance of this long-running conference to the shipping world.

P&E Keynotes 2017

P&E - Keynotes confirmed for 39th Propulsion & Emissions Conference

2017-02-03T10:29:00+00:00

Stefan Micallef, Director MEPC, IMO and Ole Graa Jakobsen, vice president, head of fleet technology, Maersk Line will give on addresses ‘Future proofing your fleet to comply with forthcoming regulations’ confirming the importance of this long-running event to the shipping world. Book your place now to hear these industry ...

P&E Conference 2017

P&E - Cutting edge engines, turbochargers, propulsion systems – P&E 2017 has it covered

2017-02-03T10:13:00+00:00

In addition to covering the core topics, the Motorship Propulsion & Emissions Conference will address, through case studies and operator and supplier discussion panels, the forthcoming IMO regulations, Ballast Water Convention, hybridisation, digitisation and more. Book your place now and save 20% with the early bird rate.

GFS - Call for papers deadline reminder: 3 March 2017

2017-01-31T10:53:00+00:00

Entitled ‘Beyond LNG – taking a wider view on low flash point and alternative fuels’, this year’s GFS Conference will look at the use of low flash point fuels as a maritime fuel, including take up and feedback by operators from different sectors and will also explore the development and ...

GFS - Sponsorship take up faster than ever!

2017-01-31T10:52:00+00:00

With DNV GL confirmed as the Gold Sponsor for the 4th year running and GE Marine the Dinner Sponsor for the 6th year, all sponsorship packages for this year Gas Fuelled Ships Conference are being booked up quicker than ever. To get the maximum choice and to benefit from ...

Programme for 39th Propulsion & Emissions Conference to be released imminently

P&E - Programme for 39th Propulsion & Emissions Conference to be released imminently

2017-01-20T08:43:00+00:00

Titled ‘Future proofing your fleet’ this year’s programme will include keynote addresses from Maersk Line and IMO, together with OEMs giving operator case studies, an operator discussion panel following the keynotes, and a CIMAC Working Group – Engine Users – discussion panel. Book your place now and save 20% ...

Stefan Micallef

P&E - Stefan Micallef, director, IMO, confirmed as second keynote speaker

2017-01-18T09:16:00+00:00

Joining Ole Graa Jakobsen, head of fleet technology, Maersk Line, Micallef will give an update from the recent IMO Pollution Prevention and Response (PPR) meeting, which focused on the forthcoming Ballast Water Convention and 2020 0.5% sulphur cap. Book your place to hear these vital keynote addresses.