Power & Propulsion

  • Nergård-VARD_NB 930
    News

    Hydroniq lands VARD order

    2022-09-23T07:48:00Z

    VARD orders hull-integrated cooling system for newbuild stern trawler

  • Vessel #478 HERØYHAV
    News

    Order quartet for Wärtsilä

    2022-09-22T10:20:00Z

    Technology group receives propulsion orders for four new vessels

  • Frøy newbuild live fish carrier
    News

    ABB lands hybrid contract

    2022-08-26T07:07:00Z

    Frøy selects ABB as a system integrator for the specially designed DC power distribution solution onboard its newbuild live-fish carrier

  • Killybegs
    News

    Irish offshore first

    2022-06-28T07:34:00Z

    New MoU will see local fishermen engaged in and influencing the development process of a potential new wind farm 

  • Wärtsilä-Logo.svg
    News

    Wärtsilä writes off millions

    2022-04-22T09:22:00Z

    Finland-headquartered technology group has written-off approximately €200 million related to assets and business operations in Russia

  • Arne Tennøy ved Brunvoll AS
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    Brunvoll propulsion deal

    2022-03-31T08:59:00Z

    Karstensens Skibsværft chooses Brunvoll systems for nine new fishing vessels

  • Polarbris 473 Karstensens Skibsværft
    News

    Brunvoll to deliver new seiner’s propulsion and manoeuvring system

    2022-01-26T06:59:00Z

    The vessel is being designed and built for its Norwegian owner by Denmark’s Karstensens Skibsværft

  • Henrik Hamann Juel - CEO Hundested Propeller January 2022
    News

    New CEO appointed at Hundested Propeller

    2022-01-25T13:55:00Z

    Denmark-headquartered manufacturer brings in Henrik Hamann Juel as CEO with immediate effect

  • Brunvoll1.Nordic Prince.OL20029
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    Customised propulsion technology

    2021-10-12T02:05:00Z

    Over the last year the company has provided sophisticated systems to new fishing vessls such as pelagic trawler/purse seiner Odd Lundberg, built at Karstensen in Denmark for its Norwegian owners. Odd Lundberg was fitted with an innovative two-step reduction gear, allowing operating patterns to be optimised and resulting in significant fuel savings.

  • Brunvoll’s Engagement in development​
    News

    Brunvoll’s Engagement in development​

    2021-09-18T07:00:00Z

    When planning a newbuilding, interaction between concerned partners is essential to producing a vessel with optimal functionality. When leading expertise in design, shipbuilding, equipment, and operation is brought together, this process is enhanced, and the owner’s role is key to this. The owner’s requirements and understanding of operational requirements set ...

  • Stark Group opts for Propspeed
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    Stark Group opts for Propspeed

    2021-09-15T11:00:00Z

    Underwater foul-release coatings innovator Propspeed has been selected by Ocean Fisheries Ltd. as the preferred foul-release coating for its fleet of commercial fishing vessels.

  • Investing in the green shift
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    Investing in the green shift

    2021-09-15T10:57:00Z

    Norway’s Minister of Trade and Industry Iselin Nybø and the Minister of Education and Research Guri Melby were in Trondheim to present the NoK120 million to the ZeroKyst project.

  • Brunvoll systems for six new fishing vessels
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    Brunvoll systems for six new fishing vessels

    2021-08-25T11:40:00Z

    Brunvoll propulsion and manoeuvring systems have been selected for six new fishing vessels being built at Karstensens Skibsværft in Skagen for Norwegian, Swedish and Scottish companies, to be delivered over the coming two years.

  • Sail technology comes to fishing
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    Sail technology comes to fishing

    2021-08-05T07:30:00Z

    The development of a 12-metre high rigid sail, installed on board longliner Balueiro Segundo, is intended to achieve greater energy efficiency, reducing consumption of fuel and consequently emissions.

  • Whole fleet gets grease-free bearings
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    Whole fleet gets grease-free bearings

    2021-08-03T14:40:00Z

    In 2019 shrimp trawler Maros VII went to the Lighthouse Shipyard at Mazatlán in Mexico for a refit and an upgrade so successful that the rest of the company’s 50 vessels are getting the same treatment.

  • Brunvoll propulsion expertise for Liafjord
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    Brunvoll propulsion expertise for Liafjord

    2021-05-12T11:14:00Z

    Brunvoll has signed a contract with the Cemre yard in Turkey to deliver the propulsion and manoeuvring system for Liegruppen Fiskeri’s new pelagic trawler Liafjord.

  • Larsnes fits Yanmar power to fish carrier
    News

    Larsnes fits Yanmar power to fish carrier

    2021-04-21T11:35:00Z

    Yanmar Europe has delivered its 160th engine for the Nordic region’s fisheries sector.

  • Netter’s all-Mitsubishi re-power
    News

    Netter’s all-Mitsubishi re-power

    2021-03-19T07:30:00Z

    The owners of a Danish netting boat went to West Diesel for a suite of new engines to re-power Maria Bork L-66.

  • Time-saving repair job for Russian trawler
    News

    Time-saving repair job for Russian trawler

    2021-02-24T12:28:00Z

    When Russian trawler LLV Kaprodon was docked in Norway for a refit, the news that a vital spare part could take four months to obtain took the owners instead to Marine Shaft in Denmark.

  • Spelve farm manager, Alan Tangny Photo: Scottish Sea Farms
    News

    Hybrid powered feed barge ‘fantastic’

    2021-02-15T10:33:00Z

    Scottish Sea Farms is piloting a bespoke hybrid power system on board one of its feed barges, reducing fuel consumption, carbon emissions and operating costs.