Power & Propulsion – Page 14

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    Higher efficiency engines with ultra-low emissions

    2006-11-06T12:03:00Z

    The world’s two leading marine engine manufacturers, MAN Diesel and Wärtsilä Corporation, have agreed to propose a large scale Cooperative Research Project – HERCULES-ß – with the objective of maximising fuel efficiency while reducing emissions.

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    Emissions – the challenge today

    2006-11-06T11:46:00Z

    Marine diesel engines of all types are coming under increasing scrutiny as major polluters of the world’s environment and, as a result, considerable effort is being devoted to the reduction of their emissions, but what is the problem?

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    Free fuel from your own backyard!

    2006-08-16T11:27:00Z

    Like most good ideas, this one came out of a row. Italian Engineer Franco Piermartini had watched local citizens battling in public meetings with bureaucrats and service companies who wanted to set up an incinerator to burn a town’s ever-growing mountain of waste.

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    Golden Arrow showing the way

    2006-08-16T11:21:00Z

    Southampton-based Golden Arrow Marine claims to be recognised as being one of the country’s top Perkins Sabre dealerships. It says that it provides owners with an unrivalled service that embraces every aspect of owning and enjoying an engine, from supplying and installing, to commissioning and maintaining. So much so that ...

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    Engines for versatile applications

    2006-08-16T11:08:00Z

    The Deutz marine engine programme currently comprises six series with power ratings between 14 and 440kW. All engines are available as classified units and can be supplied with different cooling systems depending on the relevant operating conditions.

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    Russian powerpack with Newage box

    2006-04-28T12:02:00Z

    AMP Complect, Newage Transmissions'' marine equipment distributor in Moscow, has gained Russian River Authority approval for a fully marinised powerpack designed to meet the needs of commercial fishing and workboats operating on the country''s extensive inland waterway and intercoastal network.

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    Low-cost, green fuel for the fishing industry

    2006-04-28T11:59:00Z

    Seafish, the UK’s Sea Fish Industry Authority, has launched an important project which aims to provide the fishing industry with an alternative, low-cost and environmentally-friendly fuel.

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    GE to supply Peru’s Pesquera Diamante S.A.

    2006-01-25T16:31:00Z

    GE Transportation, in conjunction with its distributor Marinsa Peru SA, is to supply Pesquera Diamante SA, of Peru, with 7FDM medium-speed diesel engines for powering newly constructed boats and repowering the company’s entire fleet of purseine net fishing boats

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    New monitor to measure engines’ SO2 emissions

    2006-01-25T16:29:00Z

    ET Marine has launched its own air quality monitor to measure sulphur dioxide (SO2) emitted by ships’ engines ahead of a new International Maritime Organisation (IMO) technical code for the emission of sulphurous gases.

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    Forget the shaft oil can for ever?

    2006-01-16T12:16:00Z

    Sweden’s Hägglunds Drives AB sees a future where shaft drives are eliminated between engine and propeller on small to medium size vessels and replaced with hydraulic systems.

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    Maren

    2005-10-05T12:20:00Z

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    Maren controls the force

    2005-10-01T09:41:00Z

    Icelandic energy management system company Marorka lunched its latest, second generation of Maren. - Maren 2 is a complete system based on advanced mathematical methods and algorithms allowing unsurpassed energy management. The company says that the system maximises energy efficentcy, minimizes negative environmental impact and cut costs.

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    CJC systems at Danfish Exhibition

    2005-09-01T10:27:00Z

    C.C. Jensen will be attending Danfish and their motto for the event is "Can you afford to stay in harbour for even one day?" They point out that their filter products are perhaps the simplest and most important piece of equipment to stop your engines letting you down at the ...

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    MARORKA claims 15-30% off

    2005-08-08T12:26:00Z

    ICELANDIC company MARORKA, says it will be showing its latest, second generation Maren energy management at the Icelandic Fisheries Exhibition and says it can reduce fuel operating costs by up to 15 per cent.

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    Australian tuna industry & scientists clash

    2005-05-20T12:13:00Z

    The Australian fishing industry has criticised their national Bureau of Rural Sciences for issuing what the industry says is outdated data on tuna stocks

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    Bowman to make Polar Heat Exchangers

    2005-05-20T12:13:00Z

    Following the closure of Polar Engineering EJ Bowman have bought the majority of Polar Engineering''s pattern equipment together with the manufacturing rights.

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    Volvo engine installed on new Turkish vessel

    2005-05-20T12:13:00Z

    Volvo Penta has provided the Denizer with its most powerful diesel engine --a Volvo Penta D65A MT which has a strong performance already at low rpms and is well suited for a fishing boat weighing more than 240 tons.

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    Spanish fuel crisis deepens

    2005-05-20T12:13:00Z

    As we went to print, there was no solution in sight for the fuel crisis which has hit fishermen in Spain.

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    SA boat gets new engines

    2005-05-20T12:13:00Z

    A 16-metre squid-fishing boat operating out of Port St Francis, near Jeffrey''s Bay in South Africa''s Eastern Cape, has been repowered with a pair of Perkins Sabre M215C engines in a bid to achieve greater all-round

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    EU/Fisheries : European ship owners deeply concerned about impact of high oil prices on fisheries sector

    2005-05-04T11:03:00Z

    In a letter to the Commissioner for Fisheries and Maritime Affairs, Joe BORG, the Chairman of the Fisheries Committee of the European Parliament, Philippe MORILLON, and the President of the Council of the EU, Fernand BODEN, the Presidents of Europêche, Niels WICHMANN, and COGECA « Fisheries », José Ramon FUERTES ...