Power & Propulsion – Page 10

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    Variety of equipment

    2009-10-01T14:18:00Z

    As a component and solution supplier for equipment mainly ''around'' a marine diesel engine, Technoflex has been involved in the development and delivery of a variety of different equipment.

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    Couplings for the marine industry

    2009-09-01T15:02:00Z

    KTR couplings are used in various applications for marine technology:

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    Two new models in 2009

    2009-09-01T13:52:00Z

    In order to rationalise its engines offered to the marine market and to increase its available power range, John Deere proposed two additional engine models in 2008:

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    Seafish: Skippers can reduce carbon emissions

    2009-08-01T12:19:00Z

    A new fact sheet from Seafish, the UK authority on seafood, describes some of the measures skippers can adopt to improve a vessel’s carbon footprint. This new fact sheet argues that skippers still have an active role to play in helping to reduce fishing vessel fuel emissions.

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    New Jet Model 288

    2009-08-01T12:17:00Z

    Alamarin Jet Oy has launched the new Jet Model 288.

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    Protecting earnings through preventative maintenance

    2009-08-01T12:14:00Z

    With a lost week costing anything upwards of £10,000, unplanned downtime is not only inconvenient it can also be costly, resulting in the loss of catches and subsequently, earnings. This is a priority for any fisherman to consider, as a productive fishing vessel is vital for a profitable livelihood.

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    Cummins' new QSK50

    2009-08-01T12:05:00Z

    At Nor-Shipping 2009, held in Oslo, Norway, Cummins Inc. showcased its EPA Tier 2 certified and IMO Tier II compliant Quantum System 50l engine - the first time a QSK50 has been publicly exhibited in Scandinavia.

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    New Scottish catamaran opts for Perkins Sabre power

    2009-08-01T12:01:00Z

    A new and revolutionary designed 12-metre prawn creel catamaran, which fishes from Tayvalick in Argyll on the west coast of Scotland, has been built by Isle of Sky Boatbuilders.

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    Clean diesel fuel equals efficient and reliable engine

    2009-08-01T11:59:00Z

    Clean diesel fuel is essential for an efficient and reliable engine. To achieve clean fuel is it necessary to use filtration – but CC Jensen asks, how do you choose the right and best filtration method?

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    Fuel flow monitoring systems put to the test

    2009-05-01T14:44:00Z

    Seafish, the UK authority on seafood, has tested a range of complete fuel monitoring systems at the Camborne School of Mines (University of Exeter) test cell facility.

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    Northern Lights' newest propulsion engine

    2009-05-01T14:38:00Z

    Northern Lights, manufacturer of marine diesel generator sets and Lugger diesel engines, has introduced its newest propulsion solution – the L6125H diesel engine, featuring an electronically-controlled high-pressure common-rail (HPCR) fuel system.

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    Belesta LC2 delivers fuel reduction

    2009-05-01T14:29:00Z

    In common with many Scottish fishing boat owners, Jonathan Dawson of the Standsure, UL 552, was experiencing increasingly high fuel costs which meant fishing was becoming less profitable.

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    Royal Star: New era same reliability

    2009-04-13T16:45:00Z

    The reliable Cummins six-cyliner in-line marine diesel is among the most popular engine on commercial fishing boats from Seattle’s classic long line halibut schooners to Gulf of Mexico Shrimpers.

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    Calypso going green with Volvo Penta

    2009-04-09T15:24:00Z

    The legendary ocean researcher and diver Jacques-Yves Cousteau’s research ship Calypso is currently being restored in France.

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    'Green lubes' for environmentally friendly CP propellers

    2009-02-01T12:23:00Z

    After comprehensive testing, MAN Diesel has given general approval for the use of Vickers Oils bio-oils with its CP propellers.

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    Caterpillar presents new compact C6.6 ACERT generator set

    2009-02-01T12:19:00Z

    According to Caterpillar, the new Cat® C6.6 ACERT® generator set combines proven design and manufacturing expertise with the latest ACERT technology to provide state-of-the-art performance, fuel economy, emissions compliance and electronic control.

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    Free Belesta distributed to skippers at Pittenweem Harbour

    2009-02-01T12:17:00Z

    At the end of October last year, free Belesta product was distributed at Pittenweem Harbour to skippers who had registered for a campaign run by Belzona Polymerics.

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    John Deere Power Systems launches new diesel engine

    2009-02-01T12:14:00Z

    John Deere Power Systems (JDPS) displayed its newest marine at the Pacific Marine Expo 2008, held in November last year.

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    Cummins introduces QSK60 Tier 2 marine engine

    2009-02-01T12:10:00Z

    Cummins Inc. has upgraded the QSK60 marine engine for propulsion and auxiliary applications to meet US EPA Tier 2 and European Union Stage IIIA emissions regulations.

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    Deadliest Cat(ch)

    2009-02-01T12:07:00Z

    Seeing Caterpillar® engines in action is not always easy, especially when they are powering ships in the middle of the ocean.