Power & Propulsion – Page 9

  • Jette Kristine conducting bollard pull tests.

    Optimised propulsion from MAN Diesel


    Following a refit of its propulsion system, the trawler Jette Kristine has increased its bollard pull. The refit, carried out in Frederikshavn, Denmark, replaced the propulsion gear with a new propeller and nozzle.

  • M/V Krossfjord

    Norwegian vessel cuts engine oil consumption by more than 50%


    Just 18 months after delivery from the shipyard where she was built, M/V Krossfjord, a Norwegian fishing vessel that operates in the North Atlantic, began experiencing radically increased fuel consumption due to lacquer formations in the engine’s cylinder liners.

  • News

    Cummins QSK60 HPI certified to IMO Tier II


    Cummins Inc. has received a statement of compliance from the American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) certifying the QSK60 HPI auxiliary engine to IMO Tier II emissions standards.

  • The new 300hp six-cylinder, 6.6l Perkins M300C

    Perkins unveils new marine diesel engine


    The first model in an entirely new generation of Perkins marine diesel engines has been unveiled by the Wimborne Marine Power Centre.

  • The J444

    New engine from Mermaid Marine


    The Mermaid J444 is a 4 cylinder, naturally aspirated heavy duty marine diesel engine and is based on the highly reliable JCB 444 series industrial engine.

  • News

    MAN Diesel & Turbo SE merger complete


    The merger announced between MAN Diesel SE and MAN Turbo AG to form MAN Diesel & Turbo SE, based in Augsburg, is now complete.

  • News

    EnSolve launches compact PetroLiminator® oil water separator system


    EnSolve Biosystems has successfully completed and passed the MEPC 107(49) certification tests for its new compact PetroLiminator 200M (PL 200M) Oil Water Separator (OWS) system.

  • The new high-performance separators of the Westfalia Separator® eagleclass are setting standards in terms of capacity and separating efficiency

    New mineral oil separator generation


    The Westfalia Separator® eagleclass is a completely new generation of mineral oil separators from GEA Westfalia Separator.

  • News

    HBT introduces energy saving solutions


    Drastic price increases in oil have resulted in many fisheries companies having to forego opportunities to catch various types of fish because, in some cases, the price of their catch has not kept up with the price of oil.

  • News

    First SkySails fishing trawler sets sail once more


    Parlevliet & Van der Plas B.V. and SkySails begin practical tests of SkySails towing-kite propulsion for fishing trawlers.

  • News

    Buy Volvo Penta parts on the web


    Volvo Penta is now launching an Internet sales channel through www.volvopentashop.com.

  • News

    BMC establishes a new office in Rotterdam


    Baltic Marine Contractors’ (BMC) main office is located in Tallinn and offers mechanical and electrical services for MaK marine customers in The Baltic States and in Finland.

  • WESMAR stainless steel bow thruster

    WESMAR wins second ABS DP approval


    WESMAR’s has announced that two more of its all stainless steel bow thrusters have been given ABS Certificate of Design Assessment for dynamic positioning (DP) applications.

  • After the upgrade

    Jette Kristine gets 23.5% more bollard pull


    A recent full-scale bollard pull test on the Esbjerg-based fishing vessel Jette Kristine showed an increase in bollard pull performance of an impressive 23.5%.

  • News

    Caterpillar launches marine DEP engines


    The latest step in the evolution of the Cat® 3500 engine line is the launch of the Cat 3512C and 3516C Diesel Electric Propulsion (DEP) engines, to better meet critical customer requirements and further the commitment by Caterpillar to sustainable development.

  • The Playa de Azkorri pictured in Bilbao, the Basque Country, a few days before travelling to the Canary Islands for sea-trials

    MAN Diesel moves into specialist fishing segment


    MAN Diesel recently entered a new industry segment with the launching of the tuna-freezing purse seiner Playa de Azkorri in Spain’s Basque Country.

  • News

    JDPS to begin production of new marine engines


    John Deere Power Systems (JDPS) will begin production of three new marine engines. The PowerTech™ 6068AFM75, 6090SFM75 and 6135SFM75 marine engines offer a power range of 139kW (186hp) up to 559kW (750hp).

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    CJC Offline Filters equals operational reliability


    Shrimp fishing in Greenland and Canadian waters usually means working for four weeks at a time in the open sea and in all kinds of weather.

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    First fishing trawler to be fitted with SkySails


    Parlevliet & Van der Plas has signed a purchase agreement with Hamburg-based manufacturer SkySails for the world’s first towing-kite wind propulsion system to be installed on a fishing trawler.

  • News

    Joint stand offering a variety of services


    Vigo Marine Solutions, S.L. is a recently formed company based in Vigo, Spain, and is dedicated to representing diverse brands related to the naval, nautical and aquaculture sectors. The company is the agent for: