Power & Propulsion – Page 6

  • The new Gitte Henning. Credit: Wärtsilä Ship Design

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


    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

    Fuel savings for kite propelled fishing vessels


    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


    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

    MaK and Cat engines for Christina E


    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

    CAT gensets for Norwegian fish hatcheries


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

  • Jenny Bush

    Cummins names new commercial marine general manager


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

  • C175-16 Marine Propulsion Engine

    Caterpillar launches Cat® C175-16


    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

    Cummins engines for Chinese patrol vessel


    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

    New innovative hydraulic system on Mekanord gearboxes


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

  • News

    Total service provider


    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

    WaterMota is 100 years old


    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

    Designing to the limit


    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

    Trawling for scrap metal


    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

    Volvo Penta launches heavy-duty marine diesel engine and genset


    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


    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

    Finning offers new Caterpillar C6.6 genset


    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

    STADT propulsion for Norwegian purse seiner


    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


    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


    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

    Sister for successful Argentine trawler


    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.