Powerful McAllister tug propelled by SCHOTTEL

Powerful McAllister tug propelled by SCHOTTEL

SCHOTTEL has secured a contract with American tug operator McAllister Towing to provide propulsion units for a new-built escort and harbour tug. The tug is under construction at Washburn & Doughty shipyard in Maine, …
Mar 28, 2019 /  Curious
EMAR Offshore Services welcomes Damen ASD Tug 2811

EMAR Offshore Services welcomes Damen ASD Tug 2811

EMAR Offshore Services, a Netherlands-based dedicated maritime service company, welcomed a new vessel to its fleet. The Damen ASD Tug 2811, named E-TWO, was ordered in November 2018 with a special request for the …
Mar 25, 2019 /  Vessels
EMAR Offshore Services places order for Damen Tug ASD 2811

EMAR Offshore Services places order for Damen Tug ASD 2811

EMAR Offshore Services, a Netherlands-based dedicated maritime service company, has placed an order for a Damen ASD Tug 2811. This stock vessel will be named E-TWO and delivered to the client in the first quarter of …
Dec 29, 2018 /  Curious
PSA Marine’s new LNG-fuelled harbour tug to be designed and equipped by Wärtsilä

PSA Marine’s new LNG-fuelled harbour tug to be designed and equipped by Wärtsilä

The technology group Wärtsilä will design and equip one of PSA Marine (Pte) Ltd (PSA Marine)’s newest harbour tugs. Operating on clean-burning LNG fuel and incorporating fuel efficiency features, the …
May 8, 2018 /  Vessels
Wärtsilä HYTug design with hybrid propulsion can meet stringent environmental demands of new Brazilian port

Wärtsilä HYTug design with hybrid propulsion can meet stringent environmental demands of new Brazilian port

The technology group Wärtsilä has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Petrocity, the parent company of the new port facility being built in the Brazilian city of São Mateus-ES, to develop a …
Jan 11, 2018 /  Curious
Rolls-Royce MTU engines power new Harbour tugs with 90 tonnes of bullard pull

Rolls-Royce MTU engines power new Harbour tugs with 90 tonnes of bullard pull

Harbour tugs with 90-tonne bollard pull to be powered for the first time by high-speed diesel engines: MTU will deliver to Sanmar Shipyards 8 x 16V 4000 M73L MTU engines each delivering 2,700 kW for four terminal tugs …
Aug 15, 2017 /  Curious
New era of technological evolution arrives with first Wärtsilä HY contract

New era of technological evolution arrives with first Wärtsilä HY contract

The technology group Wärtsilä has received its first order for the recently introduced Wärtsilä HY, a hybrid power module that combines engines, an energy storage system, and power electronics. The …
Jun 1, 2017 /  Vessels
Keppel grows LNG business

Keppel grows LNG business

Keppel Offshore & Marine has secured contracts to build its first two dual-fuel diesel LNG tugs, and signed an MOU with Shell to jointly explore opportunities in using LNG as fuel. Keppel Offshore & Marine Ltd …
Oct 5, 2016 /  Vessels