Army Corps Crews Begin Dredging Six Baltimore Harbor Channels

Army Corps Crews Begin Dredging Six Baltimore Harbor Channels

Crews will begin removing approximately 2 million cubic yards of material this week from shipping channels leading to the Port of Baltimore as part of a contract managed by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Baltimore …
Dec 12, 2018 /  Curious
South Korea’s DSME launches Flex LNG carrier

South Korea’s DSME launches Flex LNG carrier

South Korea’s Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) launched on Saturday a brand new liquefied natural gas carrier for Oslo-listed Flex LNG, the shipping company controlled by billionaire John …
Dec 11, 2018 /  Vessels
Ardmore Shipping Corporation Announces Refinancing Of Three Vessels

Ardmore Shipping Corporation Announces Refinancing Of Three Vessels

Ardmore Shipping Corporation (NYSE: ASC) (Ardmore) Monday announced that it has signed binding agreements for the refinancing of three vessels. Caption: Chemical/Oil Products Tanker Ardmore Seavanguard - Image …
Dec 4, 2018 /  Finance
Wärtsilä broadens its Smart Marine portfolio with addition of high-speed, compact engine: The Wärtsilä 14

Wärtsilä broadens its Smart Marine portfolio with addition of high-speed, compact engine: The Wärtsilä 14

The technology group Wärtsilä strengthens its position as a global leader in the maritime markets by introducing the first Wärtsilä-branded high-speed engine. Caption: The Wärtsilä …
Dec 3, 2018 /  Curious
First ever Wärtsilä 31 engine retrofit brings massive NOx and fuel savings to Gardar

First ever Wärtsilä 31 engine retrofit brings massive NOx and fuel savings to Gardar

The technology group Wärtsilä will deliver its first-ever Wärtsilä 31 engine retrofit to Gardar, a fishing vessel owned by Norwegian Gardar AS, built originally in 1998. After the retrofit is …
Nov 23, 2018 /  Vessels
MAN Energy Solutions wins order to supply the engine for a new dredger in southern China

MAN Energy Solutions wins order to supply the engine for a new dredger in southern China

MAN 48/60CR engine to power dredging of sand for construction projects MAN Energy Solutions has won the order to supply the engine for a new dredger in southern China. The MAN 9L48/60CR unit will power the newbuilding …
Nov 21, 2018 /  Curious
Danish shipyard orders large equipment package from Rolls-Royce

Danish shipyard orders large equipment package from Rolls-Royce

The Danish yard Karstensens Skibsværft is set build and design two new vessels for trawl and purse seine fishing ordered by two Icelandic ship-owning companies. Rolls-Royce Commercial Marine has been selected to …
Nov 12, 2018 /  Vessels
Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) wins $273mln order for 3 VLCCs from Hunter Tankers

Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) wins $273mln order for 3 VLCCs from Hunter Tankers

Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) has successfully won a bid for the super-large crude carriers, signalling a green light to achieve its goal this year. DSME said on Nov. 5 that it has won a $273 …
Nov 7, 2018 /  Curious
First J-ENG LP-SCR system successfully in service

First J-ENG LP-SCR system successfully in service

The first commercial LP-SCR system from Japan Engine Corporation (J-ENG) has entered service onboard a major Singaporean container lines, PDL International’s 600TEU container vessel, M/V SOUTHERN PEARL. The …
Nov 7, 2018 /  Curious
Caterpillar to convert three Balearia ferries from diesel to LNG Dual Fuel

Caterpillar to convert three Balearia ferries from diesel to LNG Dual Fuel

Caterpillar Marine has announced that the Spanish shipping company Baleària, will be converting three ferries from Diesel to LNG dual fuel using Caterpillar and MaK solutions. Caterpillar Marine dealer Finanzauto …
Oct 24, 2018 /  Vessels