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Alfa Laval completes acquisition of innovative friction reduction technology

In 2021, Alfa Laval acquired a minority stake in the Netherland-based company Marine Performance Systems (MPS) with an option to acquire the remaining part later. Now Alfa Laval has executed that option and completed the acquisition to own 100 …
Mar 22, 2023 / Curious

Safe Bulkers orders additional retrofits of Alfa Laval PureSOx exhaust gas cleaning systems

In recent years, Greek shipowner Safe Bulkers has retrofitted Alfa Laval PureSOx exhaust gas cleaning systems on 20 of its bulk carriers. The company has just installed its 21st PureSOx scrubber, and four more retrofits are scheduled through the …
Nov 21, 2022 / Curious

Stena Bulk Launches Project To Demonstrate End-to-End Shipboard Carbon Capture At Scale

Leading tanker shipping company Stena Bulk on Wednesday (Oct05) announced that it is launching a two-year, three phase project aimed at demonstrating shipboard carbon capture, together with the Global Centre for Maritime Decarbonisation (GCMD) and …
Oct 6, 2022 / Vessels

Alfa Laval has acquired BunkerMetric

Alfa Laval has acquired BunkerMetric, a Scandinavian software company that develops advanced decision support tools for marine bunker vessels. The acquisition is part of Alfa Laval’s strategy to expand its digital marine service offering and will be …
Sep 13, 2022 / Curious

Alfa Laval PureSOx scrubbers employ efficient water cleaning on the world’s largest container vessel

On 28 July 2021, the world’s largest container vessel set sail from Samsung Heavy Industries. Owned by Evergreen Marine Corporation, Ever Ace has two Alfa Laval PureSOx scrubbers with a shared water cleaning system (WCS). This consolidated solution …
Mar 16, 2022 / Curious

Alfa Laval acquires a stake in an innovative friction reduction technology, supporting sustainable shipping

Alfa Laval has acquired a minority stake in the Netherlands-based technology company Marine Performance Systems. Its innovative air lubrication technology significantly reduces ships’ friction when sailing, resulting in fuel savings. The patented …
Jul 8, 2021 / Vessels

Alfa Laval and Wallenius join forces to supply wind propulsion solutions for sustainable shipping

Alfa Laval and Wallenius will form a 50/50 joint venture – AlfaWall Oceanbird – that will supply innovative wind propulsion solutions for cargo vessels and other ship types. The agreement was signed on June 28, 2021. The plan is to have the first …
Jun 29, 2021 / Vessels

Alfa Laval to acquire the digital service company StormGeo

Alfa Laval – a world leader in heat transfer, centrifugal separation and fluid handling – has signed an agreement to acquire StormGeo – a global leader in weather intelligence and advanced data science solutions. The acquisition is part of Alfa …
May 10, 2021 / Curious

Alfa Laval starts testing new fuels to support the transition towards more sustainable shipping

Alfa Laval – a world leader in heat transfer, centrifugal separation and fluid handling – will soon start testing two new types of marine fuels; biofuels (made from waste) and methanol, in its Test & Training Centre in Denmark. To make these …
Mar 8, 2021 / Curious

Alfa Laval joins the Mærsk Mc-Kinney Møller Center for Zero Carbon Shipping

Alfa Laval – a world leader in heat transfer, centrifugal separation and fluid handling – has joined the Mærsk Mc-Kinney Møller Center for Zero Carbon Shipping to accelerate and work with the development of low- and zero-carbon technologies for the …
Jan 28, 2021 / Vessels