Power & Propulsion – Page 6

  • The new Gitte Henning. Credit: Wärtsilä Ship Design
    News

    Wärtsilä supplies design and propulsion for Denmark’s largest pelagic trawler

    2012-04-03T12:13:00Z

    Wärtsilä has signed contracts for the delivery of ship design and complete propulsion system for a large trawler, Gitte Henning.

  • Kite technology could mean considerable savings for the fishing industry
    News

    Fuel savings for kite propelled fishing vessels

    2012-01-17T13:21:00Z

    The commercial fishing industry may be set to benefit from innovative new kite technology – aimed at providing fuel savings for vessel operators.

  • News

    STX to get new Scana gear and propeller systems

    2012-01-05T14:56:00Z

    Scana Volda has signed a new NOK24m contract with STX OSV Trading for delivery of three gear and propeller systems for three FV 01 trawlers for Aker Seafood ASA, Norway.

  • Christina E has two Cat C32 engines
    News

    MaK and Cat engines for Christina E

    2012-01-05T13:56:00Z

    Last summer, Karstensens Skibsværft, based in Skagen, Denmark, delivered the new and innovative fishing vessels M/S Christina E to the Norwegian shipping company Eivik & Sævik, based in Torvik, Bølandet, Norway.

  • The Cat C32 ACERT is located at Salar Bruk
    News

    CAT gensets for Norwegian fish hatcheries

    2012-01-05T13:47:00Z

    Pon Power Scandinavia recently delivered and installed two new gensets to Alsaker Fjordbruk AS, a Norwegian fish hatchery.

  • Jenny Bush
    News

    Cummins names new commercial marine general manager

    2011-12-15T16:42:00Z

    Cummins Inc. has named Jenny Bush General Manager for the Commercial Marine Business.

  • C175-16 Marine Propulsion Engine
    News

    Caterpillar launches Cat® C175-16

    2011-12-15T14:29:00Z

    Caterpillar has introduced the Cat® C175-16 marine propulsion engine that the company says is at a size, power and rpm that will drive new, more profitable vessel designs for all segments of the marine industry.

  • Zhong Guo Yu Zheng. Picture courtesy of Rushan Shipbuilding
    News

    Cummins engines for Chinese patrol vessel

    2011-12-15T14:02:00Z

    A recently launched patrol vessel, Zhong Guo Yu Zheng, for the Chinese Fisheries Department employs the proven technology of two engines turning into a gear with a single output to a single propeller.

  • A Mekanord gearbox
    News

    New innovative hydraulic system on Mekanord gearboxes

    2011-08-18T15:49:00Z

    DanFish Stand D800: Mekanord has introduced a new innovative hydraulic system on gearbox types 450HS, 500HS, 580HS and 650HS.

  • News

    Total service provider

    2011-08-18T11:46:00Z

    DanFish Stand D749: Vestergaard Group consists of four service and maintenance companies within the marine, offshore and power business.

  • The WaterMota team plus overseas guests
    News

    WaterMota is 100 years old

    2011-07-27T20:03:00Z

    Engine, gearbox and generator specialist WaterMota has celebrated 100 years of trading with two days of celebrations with guests from overseas and across the UK during which time staff were praised for their knowledge and helpfulness.

  • Alaskan Star. Picture courtesy of Fred Wahl Marine Construction, Inc
    News

    Designing to the limit

    2011-06-22T14:18:00Z

    Just as America’s Cup racers spent decades tuning the near perfect design formula of the 12-meter boats required by that event, so too have fishermen fine tuned the 58ft Alaskan Limit seiner.

  • The unnamed vessel will be trawling for scrap metal. Drawing courtesy of Rodriguez Boat Builders
    News

    Trawling for scrap metal

    2011-06-22T13:55:00Z

    A new, unnamed vessel will be trawling for scrap metal, old tires and any other scrap at the site of a decommissioned oil rig.

  • D13 MH engine
    News

    Volvo Penta launches heavy-duty marine diesel engine and genset

    2011-06-22T12:08:00Z

    The new Volvo Penta D13 MH for medium-and heavy-duty marine commercial applications is a powerful and fuel-efficient Tier 3 engine.

  • News

    JDPS launches newest diesel engine

    2011-04-12T11:52:00Z

    John Deere Power Systems (JDPS) has launched the PowerTech™ 6090AFM75 marine diesel engine, the newest addition to the John Deere lineup which boasts up to 317kW (425hp).

  • Cat® C6.6 ACERT® marine generator
    News

    Finning offers new Caterpillar C6.6 genset

    2011-04-12T11:39:00Z

    Finning Power Systems now offers the new Cat® C6.6 ACERT® marine generator set; a compact unit offering ACERT technology to provide efficient and reliable electrical power, excellent fuel economy and emissions’ compliance.

  • Meloyfjord
    News

    STADT propulsion for Norwegian purse seiner

    2011-04-07T14:11:00Z

    STADT has recently received an order from Norway’s Meloyfjord Fishing Company in for its patented electric propulsion system.

  • News

    Volvo Penta signs agreement with Garmin

    2011-02-22T11:27:00Z

    AB Volvo Penta and Garmin Ltd have entered into a joint development and marketing strategic alliance to provide instrumentation, navigation and communication equipment for marine use.

  • News

    DSM invests in SkySails

    2011-01-27T02:00:00Z

    DSM Venturing, the corporate venturing unit of Royal DSM N.V., has announced that it has made an investment in SkySails GmbH & Co. KG, the market and technology leader for automated towing kite systems for ships.

  • Porto Belo II. Picture courtesy of Cummins Argentina
    News

    Sister for successful Argentine trawler

    2011-01-18T10:41:00Z

    No doubt the truest testament to the success of a vessel is the building of a sister ship - that has recently been demonstrated by the owners of the Porto Belo I that was launched in May 2008.