Power & Propulsion – Page 7

  • Volvo Penta’s D13
    News

    More power, lower emissions, less fuel

    2011-01-16T20:52:00Z

    Volvo Penta launched the D13 last year – a new inboard marine diesel for marine commercial applications.

  • Wärtsilä will supply the propulsion solution for the UK’s new research vessel to be operated by the NERC
    News

    Wärtsilä to power UK research vessel

    2011-01-05T17:35:00Z

    Wärtsilä has been awarded the contract to supply the propulsion equipment for a new, state-of-the-art, research vessel.

  • The overhung load adaptor from Zero-Max.
    News

    Savings through overhung load adaptor

    2010-12-01T01:00:00Z

    Saving thousands of gallons of fuel while battling through thunderous 50-foot waves is a challenge for commercial fishing boats operating in the Bering Sea. However, the challenge has been met by a patented workboat power generation improvement that is a major energy and fuel saver, claims manufacturer Gen-Tech.

  • Cummins Marine Diesels have been serving the Hong Kong region sine the early 1980s.
    News

    Cummins in Hong Kong: keeping up the quality

    2010-11-24T01:00:00Z

    On many older boats from the UK to Canada, and from Thailand to Hong Kong the deep purr of a well-tuned Gardner diesel wakens fond memories for many mariners. But when the British firm discontinued volume production of its standard engines in the early 1990s mariners had to choose another ...

  • News

    Retrofit HAM system leads to 61% NOx reduction

    2010-11-23T01:00:00Z

    Norwegian purse seiner/trawler and factory vessel Kvannoy has become the world’s first fishing vessel to benefit from Humid Air Motor (HAM) technology following a rebuild performed at MAN PrimeServ Frederikshavn, Denmark.

  • News

    Hydraulic equipment for Spanish fishing boat

    2010-09-10T01:01:00Z

    New tuna purse seiner F/V Playa de Azkorri, built by Astilleros Murueta for the Basque company Pevasa, delighted its owners at its net trials, where all the fishing and deck hydraulic equipment were tested.

  • The new Perkins Sabre M300C.
    News

    Fuel savings with Perkins Sabre M300C engine

    2010-08-15T01:00:00Z

    Finning Power Systems has added the new Perkins Sabre M300C to its range of diesel marine engines to help operators reduce emissions and save up to 10% on fuel costs.

  • The HSG concept is a system that conditions the power from the speed generator, allowing for variations in speed.
    News

    Rolls Royce’s new hybrid shaft generator

    2010-08-13T01:00:00Z

    The new Hybrid Shaft Generator (HSG), developed by Rolls Royce, is an advanced power electric system that will allow for flexible use of speed, enabling better efficiency of both propeller and engines.

  • Jette Kristine conducting bollard pull tests.
    News

    Optimised propulsion from MAN Diesel

    2010-08-11T12:07:00Z

    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.

  • News

    Cummins QSK60 HPI certified to IMO Tier II

    2010-04-23T10:32:00Z

    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
    News

    Perkins unveils new marine diesel engine

    2010-04-23T10:29:00Z

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

  • The J444
    News

    New engine from Mermaid Marine

    2010-04-23T10:20:00Z

    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

    2010-04-05T17:53:00Z

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

  • News

    First SkySails fishing trawler sets sail once more

    2010-03-09T12:23:00Z

    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

    2010-02-03T20:14:00Z

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

  • News

    BMC establishes a new office in Rotterdam

    2010-01-22T16:21:00Z

    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
    News

    WESMAR wins second ABS DP approval

    2010-01-22T16:16:00Z

    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
    News

    Jette Kristine gets 23.5% more bollard pull

    2010-01-22T14:51:00Z

    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

    2010-01-22T14:44:00Z

    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
    News

    MAN Diesel moves into specialist fishing segment

    2010-01-22T14:39:00Z

    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.