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Home » News » Services, Products & Technology - Q2 2015

Services, Products & Technology - Q2 2015

Azipod D electric propulsion named Innovation of the Year
26 Jun 2015 08:23 GMT
Award was given at the Electric & Hybrid Marine World Expo in Amsterdam.

Eco products chosen for new derrick lay vessel
24 Jun 2015 12:14 GMT
Alfa Laval PureDry, PureBilge and PureBallast are to all be installed aboard the Petrofac JSD6000.

Bahri subsidiary orders fuel management systems for 26 VLCCs
23 Jun 2015 13:18 GMT
Systems are designed to help optimize ship performance and reduce fuel consumption.

Alfa Laval PureNOx approved for MAN Diesel & Turbo EGR scrubber
23 Jun 2015 08:43 GMT
Exhaust gas recirculation (EGR) scrubber is to be used with MAN's two-stroke marine engines to reduce NOx emissions.

Hybrid scrubbers ordered for three container ships
18 Jun 2015 11:13 GMT
Scrubber systems are scheduled for delivery in December 2015.

Scrubber installed aboard M/V Bore Song
11 Jun 2015 08:07 GMT
Scrubber system allows both open and closed loop operation.

Rolls-Royce gas engines reach 25 million operating hours
04 Jun 2015 10:35 GMT
Engines powered solely by LNG have completed 25 million hours of operation since their introduction in 1991.

Wartsila 31 engine: a 'breakthrough' in fuel efficiency
03 Jun 2015 10:51 GMT
New engine is said to raise fuel efficiency, fuel flexibility, and operational optimization to 'totally new levels'.

SkyBench concept for mega box ships gets approval in principle
03 Jun 2015 09:57 GMT
Potential to offset reduced cargo capacity when choosing LNG as ship fuel means that a tailored design to meet future sulphur emission limits can be offered, says DNV GL.

Flexibility the key to future-proof vessels against bunker price volatility
03 Jun 2015 09:04 GMT
Transformative, flexible technologies are key to future-proof vessels against volatile fuel prices and freight rates, says ABB.

First Dragon-class ships fitted with Wartsila package
29 May 2015 06:29 GMT
Package includes two 50DF dual-fuel engines and an LNG fuel system.

World's first green-ship equipment certification centre 'formally opened'
28 May 2015 11:14 GMT
New centre has been set up to test, evaluate and certify green-ship equipment.

Alfa Laval to showcase fuel-saving products in Amsterdam
27 May 2015 11:21 GMT
Company's stand is to feature several ways to achieve profitable power.

Belco to introduce scrubber at Nor-Shipping
27 May 2015 10:20 GMT
Scrubber design is 'transformed' to 'dramatically reduce operating and installed costs'.

Wartsila offers EAL-compatible propulsion systems for US waters
26 May 2015 10:33 GMT
BigRoll ships are the first to be fitted with Wartsila's VGP 2013-compliant propulsion package.

GIB: 'Very successful' first month as physical supplier, offshore Brazil
26 May 2015 08:55 GMT
Bunker firm says its high seas supply operation provides clients with time and cost savings.

3,000 ships have ordered fuel-saving propeller device
21 May 2015 08:23 GMT
Japanese product is said to offer a 3-5 percent reduction in fuel consumption.

Carisbrooke opts for 'fuel-saving' Intersleek 1100SR
20 May 2015 13:26 GMT
Product is said to offer a reduction in hull roughness, thus improving efficiency and lowering fuel consumption.

Eight approved AEC scrubbers in operation
20 May 2015 12:22 GMT
AEC Maritime's scrubbing system was approved by Lloyd's Register last year.

BP and Sinopec set up marine bunkering JV
20 May 2015 09:46 GMT
New company is to operate in Singapore, UAE, Netherlands, Belgium and China.

Endofa opens office in Denmark
15 May 2015 13:37 GMT
Bunker company aims to keep in closer contact with European clients via its new Hellerup operation.

Piraeus product availability returning to normal
13 May 2015 14:52 GMT
Local players have experienced loading delays this week as a result of a strike by Hellenic Petroleum workers.

Alfa Laval: Clients still interested in PureDry since bunker prices dropped
13 May 2015 12:03 GMT
Swedish firm points out that PureDry not only recovers fuel, but also minimizes sludge.

Dual-fuel engine gets type approval
12 May 2015 14:27 GMT
Type approval awarded to MAN Diesel & Turbo's L35/44DF engine.

Royal Wagenborg orders scrubber systems
11 May 2015 08:58 GMT
The Balticborg and Bothniaborg are to be fitted with exhaust gas cleaning systems.

Carnival to test engine monitoring and fuel efficiency technology
08 May 2015 12:31 GMT
Cruise operator aims to maximize vessel performance across its fleet of ships.

'Up to 2.5%' in fuel savings with propeller attachment
08 May 2015 09:14 GMT
Device generates countering swirls that offset the swirls generated by the propeller, thus improving propulsion efficiency.

Royal Caribbean orders scrubbers for four ships
08 May 2015 07:29 GMT
Freedom of the Seas, Independence of the Seas, Liberty of the Seas and Adventure of the Seas are all to be fitted with scrubber systems.

Gulf Petrochem to begin bunkering operations in Fujairah
07 May 2015 11:53 GMT
UAE firm is now an officially licensed bunker supplier at the Middle East's leading bunker port.

Bomin launches office in Far East Russia
06 May 2015 09:24 GMT
New office opened in Nakhodka to meet demand along Russia's Far East coast.

50DF engine 'successfully' tested to run on ethane fuel
04 May 2015 09:14 GMT
News is described as being a 'significant breakthrough for Wartsila's multi-fuel technology'.

Alfa Laval PureSOx water cleaning process now patented
29 Apr 2015 14:58 GMT
Company says the patented technology is vital to secure compliance in either hybrid or closed loop mode.

Rolls-Royce to deliver engines and propulsion to multi-purpose vessel
24 Apr 2015 14:44 GMT
Deal includes order for two azimuth thrusters - designed to help reduce fuel consumption.

Augusta barge back in service
24 Apr 2015 13:27 GMT
Italian supplier now has two barges carrying out deliveries in south-east Sicily.

Fuel-saving hull cleaning solution launched in Singapore
23 Apr 2015 06:58 GMT
GAC's HullWiper debuts at Sea Asia 2015.

Scrubber systems installed on four Finnlines ships
22 Apr 2015 10:22 GMT
Exhaust gas cleaning systems were installed in Estonia.

DNV GL launches Singapore Service Centre
17 Apr 2015 10:46 GMT
Centre is designed to provide customers with improved access to DNV GL's services.

Bomin launches Copenhagen bunker supply operation
17 Apr 2015 09:26 GMT
Manager says Danish port is 'the first of several planned expansions within our network'.

Upgraded fuel management system launched
15 Apr 2015 12:47 GMT
Royston introduces a new version of its Enginei fuel management system.

Marine solar power solution gets thumbs up
13 Apr 2015 10:28 GMT
Eco Marine Power's renewable energy solution for shipping recognized by ClassNK.

Azimuth propulsion ordered to help reduce fuel consumption
10 Apr 2015 15:14 GMT
Rolls-Royce thrusters are equipped with full-feathering propellers to help lower engine power use and bunker costs.

New fuel pump for gas-fuelled engines
09 Apr 2015 09:54 GMT
Fuel pump is designed to be compatible with Wartsila's LNGPac system and other fuels such as ethane and methanol.

Alfa Laval expands LNG solutions portfolio
08 Apr 2015 13:41 GMT
Company enters into patent licence agreement with Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME).

Petrobras: bunker barge loading resumes
08 Apr 2015 09:25 GMT
Supplier confirms that it has been able to resume the loading of its bunker barges with product at the port of Santos.

Petrobras still unable to load bunker barges due to Santos fire
07 Apr 2015 09:55 GMT
Firefighters began attempting to extinguish the fire on Thursday morning.

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