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Home » News » Services, Products & Technology - Q1 2016

Services, Products & Technology - Q1 2016

TMS Tankers chooses fuel-saving fixed-pitch propeller solution
29 Mar 2016 11:50 GMT
Propeller cap with fins is said to rotate together with the propeller to produce fuel savings of up to 5 percent.

Fuel savings 'could be huge' for vessels fitted with monitoring system
24 Mar 2016 14:01 GMT
New monitoring and diagnostics solution is described as being 'the next logical step in marine technology'.

Aegean launches bunkering operation in South Africa
24 Mar 2016 10:47 GMT
Supplier says the new operation is 'located in a robust market with potential for growth'.

Gulf Petrochem launches physical supply operation in Pipavav
22 Mar 2016 08:47 GMT
Deliveries are currently being carried out by truck.

'ACE' test shows fuel savings of 1.5 percent
17 Mar 2016 11:53 GMT
MOL's says its Advanced Control for Ecology (ACE) funcion has lead to 'significant reductions in fuel consumption'.

Engine for world's first ethane-fuelled LEG carrier passes test
17 Mar 2016 11:11 GMT
G50 engine will also be able to run on heavy fuel oil (HFO), marine diesel oil (MDO) and marine gas oil (MGO).

Propulsion system order for Crystal Cruises
16 Mar 2016 10:43 GMT
Azipod systems are to be installed to help two new cruise ships operate at optimum efficiency.

Cruise ship with fuel-saving technology and LNG supply system sets sail
16 Mar 2016 10:05 GMT
Vessel is the first to use MHI's proprietary technology that is designed to enhance fuel efficiency.

ABB expands fuel-saving product range with Dynamic AC concept
15 Mar 2016 10:43 GMT
New electric power system is aimed at larger ships with power of 20MW or more.

Supply agreement for fuel-efficient engines
15 Mar 2016 10:12 GMT
Deal applies to newbuild projects for ships to be deployed on Japanese domestic trade routes, and where the shipyards and shipowners are located in Japan.

SeeMBox-V independently verified against EU MRV requirements
11 Mar 2016 11:27 GMT
Solution has been deemed to comply with all four acceptable fuel consumption monitoring methodologies.

Chemoil to begin bunker supply operation in Australia
10 Mar 2016 10:47 GMT
Glencore subsidiary to start carrying out deliveries in Port Kembla, and to supply by barge in Newcastle, Port Botany and Eden.

Scrubber strategy pays off for Rosyth - Zeebrugge route
08 Mar 2016 09:42 GMT
Route is in profit for the first time, thanks in no small measure to the use of cheaper fuels.

MET turbocharger approved for dual-fuel engines
03 Mar 2016 08:45 GMT
Turbocharger can now be installed in all of WinGD's large low-speed main engines, including the dual-fuel X-DF engine.

Fuel Analytics solution launched by DNV GL and Veritas Petroleum Services
17 Feb 2016 13:23 GMT
Tool is designed to provide 'a systematic assessment of the impact of fuel quality on vessel performance'.

'Up to 27%' less fuel consumption with Onboard DC Grid
16 Feb 2016 07:52 GMT
Azipod D propulsion system will have a 'substantial impact' on the fuel efficiency of two new ships, says ABB.

Marine solar power product range announced
16 Jan 2016 07:08 GMT
Eco Marine Power completes its range of marine solar power solutions and related products.

Wartsila fuel flexibility supporting Japan's 'gas age' shipping sector
10 Feb 2016 14:56 GMT
16 new Japanese gas carriers are to run on dual-fuel engines capable of running on LNG or conventional fuels.

Antifouling product delivers fuel savings for Lemissoler
09 Feb 2016 11:57 GMT
Low-friction, hydrolysing silyl acrylate is said to produce average fuel savings of up to 4 percent.

Oil sector orders more fuel management systems
09 Feb 2016 10:03 GMT
Royston says there has been an upsurge in interest from international oil companies for its Enginei fuel monitoring system.

Petrobras adds bunker barge in Rio de Janeiro
08 Feb 2016 08:29 GMT
Double-hull vessel has the capacity to load around 1,740 metric tonnes of product.

Norbulk orders onboard cat fines test kit
05 Feb 2016 08:38 GMT
New test kit is said to detect catalytic fines in a matter of minutes.

World's first Tier III-compliant high-pressure SCR system is produced
04 Feb 2016 08:53 GMT
SCR system is said to be able to reduce NOx emissions up to 99 percent by using ammonia as a catalyst.

Fuel-saving rotor sail business gets EUR 3m funding
29 Jan 2016 10:23 GMT
Norsepower says analytics and third-party verification has helped it evolve its rotor sail from an innovative system for trial to a marketable technology.

'Most powerful LNG carrier in the world' launched
28 Jan 2016 11:53 GMT
ABB's Azipod propulsion units will be used to power the vessel through the arctic conditions.

Eco Marine Power signs agreement with Jastram Technologies
27 Jan 2016 11:57 GMT
Companies to cooperate in introducing products and services to the Canadian maritime industry.

Agreement to develop world's first marine wireless charging and mooring concept
26 Jan 2016 08:13 GMT
Integrated wireless charging and mooring concept is to be developed by Wartsila and Cavotec.

New Chinese licensee for MAN B&W two-stroke engines
21 Jan 2016 12:07 GMT
Engine builder Yuchai Marine Power has production facilities in south-east China.

Aegean to launch Rio-based bunker operation
21 Jan 2016 09:23 GMT
Bunker firm expands into the South American market. New operation set to commence in Q1 2016.

'Vastly improved' specs for lithium ion battery systems
20 Jan 2016 19:58 GMT
The Corvus module will now be designated as AT6700 to reflect the validated energy capacity of 6.7kWh.

Wartsila 20DF engine attains milestone 100 deliveries
20 Jan 2016 17:41 GMT
The 100th Wartsila 20DF dual-fuel engine is to be delivered this month.

GAC forms dedicated team to serve LNG sector
20 Jan 2016 09:30 GMT
Decision to form LNG team was made in response to the recent surge in global production, company says.

Study reveals turbocharger fuel savings
19 Jan 2016 12:37 GMT
Improved efficiency led to a reduction of $470,000 in the annual fuel bill, says latest study.

GACtrack upgrade for ship agency customers
15 Jan 2016 16:10 GMT
GACtrack add-on is designed to provide more job transparency and greater job control to ship agency customers.

Nobu Su confirms registration of Hybrid Ship and Mahoubin Bottle Shape LNG Tank patents
12 Jan 2016 14:44 GMT
Combination of hybrid propulsion technology and new LNG containment system are set to make hybrid ice-class LNG ships 'the answer' to global warming issue, says TMT.

New data gathering system for ECA compliance
12 Jan 2016 11:13 GMT
Control unit collates data from scrubbers and continuous emissions monitoring systems.

Cockett officially confirms India office launch
05 Jan 2016 09:32 GMT
Bunker company confirms that it has formally established a liaison office in Mumbai.

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