Marine Propulsion

Title Issue
Powering Ferries At Rio Olympics

Powering Ferries At Rio Olympics

The first Caterpillar 3512C marine generator sets with Dynamic Gas Blending (DGB) have been selected to power Assessoria Transporte Aquaviaro fast ferries for the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

September 2014
High-Speed Diesel Engines

High-Speed Diesel Engines

Moteurs Baudouin has presented its six-cylinder inline 6M26.3 engine and the 12-cylinder vee configuration 12M26.3 engine.

September 2014
MAN High-Speed Marine Engine

MAN High-Speed Marine Engine

MAN Diesel & Turbo has introduced its 12 V 175D engine, the first model in the company’s new 175D high-speed engine family.

September 2014
Rolls-Royce Achieves Navy Start-up

Rolls-Royce Achieves Navy Start-up

The USS Zumwalt, the first ship of the DDG 1000 multi-mission destroyer class, performed a successful generator start-up of the first Rolls-Royce MT30 main turbine generator set (MTG) this week.

September 2014
Powering Large LNG Carriers

Powering Large LNG Carriers

Two large 180 000 CBM LNG carriers being built by Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) in Korea will be powered by 6-cylinder Wärtsilä X62DF 2-stroke, dual-fuel engines.

September 2014
Orders For Two-Stroke Engines

Orders For Two-Stroke Engines

A series of new 1400 TEU container vessels being built for GNS Shipping GmbH & Co KG managed by Nordic Hamburg will feature 7-cylinder Wärtsilä RT-flex50DF main engines.

September 2014
Cryogenic Valves For Marine Engines

Cryogenic Valves For Marine Engines

Bestobell Marine has secured its first order to supply its range of cryogenic high-pressure Globe valves to Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co. Ltd. (DSME) in South Korea.

September 2014

Rolls-Royce Marine Power

Rolls-Royce said it has completed acceptance tests for its MT30 gas turbine for the Republic of Korea navy’s FFX frigate program.

September 2014
Marine Order For Wärtsilä

Marine Order For Wärtsilä

A new cement carrier being built at the Scheepswerf Ferus Smit yard in the Netherlands will feature a 6-cylinder Wärtsilä 34DF main engine.

September 2014
Order For MAN Dual-Fuel Propulsion

Order For MAN Dual-Fuel Propulsion

MAN Diesel & Turbo has received a further order for its 51/60DF engine.

September 2014