Wärtsilä Hybrid upgrades will save fuel and reduce greenhouse gas emissions for two offshore supply vessels

Wärtsilä Hybrid upgrades will save fuel and reduce greenhouse gas emissions for two offshore supply vessels

The technology group Wärtsilä will engineer, supply, and install complete battery hybrid packages to two offshore supply vessels owned by the Norway-based operator Atlantic Offshore. The upgrading project will …
Oct 11, 2019 /  Vessels
GE to Showcase Marine Technologies that Fit the Needs of RAN Hunter Class at the Pacific 2019 International Maritime Exposition

GE to Showcase Marine Technologies that Fit the Needs of RAN Hunter Class at the Pacific 2019 International Maritime Exposition

GE’s hybrid propulsion system will power the Royal Navy’s Type 26 Global Combat ShipGE is committed to delivering energy-efficient and reliable solutions to meet future naval needsThis week at the Pacific …
Oct 8, 2019 /  Naval
Wärtsilä Hybrid Upgrade solution to enhance efficiency & sustainability for offshore vessel

Wärtsilä Hybrid Upgrade solution to enhance efficiency & sustainability for offshore vessel

The technology group Wärtsilä has been selected to engineer, supply, and commission a hybrid propulsion system for an offshore sector vessel. Norway-based Eidesvik AS has contracted Wärtsilä to carry …
Oct 2, 2019 /  Vessels
Rolls-Royce receives Approval in Principle for hybrid tug propulsion system

Rolls-Royce receives Approval in Principle for hybrid tug propulsion system

Rolls-Royce received Approval in Principle (AIP) from classification organization ABS for its novel hybrid propulsion system for tractor tugs. The AIP was granted following an evaluation of the world’s first …
Nov 29, 2018 /  Vessels
Wärtsilä HY hybrid power module gets further validation with AIP from ABS

Wärtsilä HY hybrid power module gets further validation with AIP from ABS

The technology group Wärtsilä’s hybrid power module, the innovative Wärtsilä HY, has been granted Approval in Principle (AIP) by ABS, a leading global provider of classification and technical …
Sep 28, 2018 /  Curious
World’s first Autodocking installation successfully tested by Wärtsilä

World’s first Autodocking installation successfully tested by Wärtsilä

The technology group Wärtsilä has successfully carried out testing of its innovative autodocking technology. The tests were carried out with the ‘Folgefonn’, an 83-metre long ferry owned by leading …
Apr 27, 2018 /  Curious
Rolls-Royce congratulates Republic of Korea Navy on its first Daegu-class frigate

Rolls-Royce congratulates Republic of Korea Navy on its first Daegu-class frigate

Rolls-Royce congratulated the Republic of Korea Navy (RoKN) on the official handover Tuesday of its first Daegu-class (FFX-II) frigate. South Korea’s defense procurement agency, Defense Acquisition Program …
Mar 1, 2018 /  Naval
Rolls-Royce to provide tug sector with its first Hybrid System

Rolls-Royce to provide tug sector with its first Hybrid System

Rolls-Royce will supply the tug boat sector with its first hybrid propulsion arrangement for installation to a multi-purpose tractor tug undergoing construction for Baydelta Maritime LLC. The vessel is being built at …
Feb 7, 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
Caterpillar Marine to develop innovative hybrid tug with Sanmar Shipyards

Caterpillar Marine to develop innovative hybrid tug with Sanmar Shipyards

Caterpillar Marine has announced a collaboration with Sanmar Shipyards in Istanbul, Turkey to build an innovative tugboat with a hydraulic hybrid propulsion system. The Cat Marine Advanced Variable Drive™ …
Dec 5, 2017 /  Vessels