Wärtsilä chosen for another environmentally sustainable hopper dredger from Damen Shipyards

Wärtsilä chosen for another environmentally sustainable hopper dredger from Damen Shipyards

The technology group Wärtsilä has again been selected by the Netherlands-based shipbuilding company Damen Shipyards Group to provide the main propulsion solutions for a large Marine Aggregate Dredger (MAD). The …
Jul 16, 2019 /  Vessels
Louis Dreyfus Armateurs Group Steers into the Wind

Louis Dreyfus Armateurs Group Steers into the Wind

The level of interest in using wind-assist and primary wind propulsion solutions in shipping is gaining momentum. The need to reduce fuel costs and future proof vessels in preparation for decarbonisation costs is growing …
Jul 8, 2019 /  Curious
WE Tech delivers state-of-the-art Hybrid Electric Propulsion solution to Wasaline

WE Tech delivers state-of-the-art Hybrid Electric Propulsion solution to Wasaline

WE Tech Solutions Oy (WE Tech) has been awarded the contract for delivery of an avant-garde Hybrid Electric Propulsion solution to Rauma Marine Construction Oy (RMC). The solution includes Propulsion drives, Energy …
May 29, 2019 /  Curious
SCHOTTEL secures North Carolina ferries contract

SCHOTTEL secures North Carolina ferries contract

SCHOTTEL has secured a contract to provide propulsion units for two new vehicle ferries ordered by North Carolina’s Department of Transportation, which operates the second largest state-run ferry system in the …
May 29, 2019 /  Curious
ABB to enable world’s first hydrogen-powered river vessel

ABB to enable world’s first hydrogen-powered river vessel

ABB will provide a power and propulsion solution for a newbuild vessel operating along the Rhône river in France to run entirely on hydrogen fuel cells ABB strengthens its position as the marine market’s …
May 21, 2019 /  Vessels
Independent tests confirm Norsepower Rotor Sail savings on Viking Grace

Independent tests confirm Norsepower Rotor Sail savings on Viking Grace

Norsepower Oy Ltd., the leading provider of low maintenance, software operated, data verified auxiliary renewable wind energy propulsion systems, today announced that independent test results showed that …
May 16, 2019 /  Vessels
ABB strengthens exploration cruise leadership with repeat order from Ulstein for Lindblad Expeditions

ABB strengthens exploration cruise leadership with repeat order from Ulstein for Lindblad Expeditions

ABB has secured the order covering power, automation, propulsion and digital systems for the second icegoing cruise ship to be built for Lindblad Expeditions (see also CruiseMapper) by Ulstein Destined to take …
Apr 10, 2019 /  Cruise
GE - Propelling Towards a Cleaner and More Efficient Future of Cruise

GE - Propelling Towards a Cleaner and More Efficient Future of Cruise

GE Will be Showcasing Various Propulsion Technologies and Service Capabilities at Seatrade Cruise Global 2019 GE is a Valuable Partner to the World’s Cruise Operators; Recently Chosen to Equip Multiple MSC …
Apr 9, 2019 /  Cruise
Wärtsilä equipment package the key for fuel efficiency in new LNG vessel

Wärtsilä equipment package the key for fuel efficiency in new LNG vessel

The technology group Wärtsilä’s integrated propulsion and cargo handling solution will deliver high efficiency for a new 30,000 cbm LNG vessel. The ship is being built at the Hyundai Mipo Dockyard (HMD) …
Apr 8, 2019 /  Vessels
TMS CARDIFF GAS announces a long-term time charter contract with VITOL

TMS CARDIFF GAS announces a long-term time charter contract with VITOL

TMS Cardiff Gas, an operator and manager of 16 LNG Carriers, announced yesterday (Mar31) that the Company has entered into a ten-year time charter contract with Vitol, a globally established energy & commodities …
Apr 1, 2019 /  Vessels