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Posted: over 3 years ago

ABB hybrid-electric propulsion for Washington State Ferries

ABB has been selected by Vigor Fab LLC as the hybrid-electric propulsion and energy storage system p...

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  • Vessels
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AEGIS project combining the potential of autonomous ships with automated terminals kicks off

The Advanced, Efficient and Green Intermodal Systems (AEGIS), a three-year project funded by the EU’...

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  • Technology
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Keeping lubricant development in line with engine design changes is key

Over the past couple of years, the maritime industry has witnessed numerous new engine designs recei...

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  • Vessels
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ZES partners develop emission-free barge concept

2 June 2020 saw the launch of Zero Emission Services B.V. (ZES), a new company that helps increase t...

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  • Vessels
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CMA CGM sets sights on becoming carbon neutral by 2050

French container shipping major CMA CGM is joining Maersk in committing to an industry goal of becom...

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  • Business & Finance
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Stena Line 10 years ahead of the industry's emission goals

Ferry shipping company Stena Line has cut its total CO2 emissions by 1.7 %, corresponding to 24,000 ...

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  • Business & Finance
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KHI orders Blue Marlin lithium-ion capacitor from Corvus

Japanese shipbuilder Kawasaki Heavy Industries (KHI) has placed an order for the first commercial un...

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  • Vessels
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Cat chooses The Switch drive train technology for Twin Fin bulkers

Finland-based Yaskawa Environmental Energy / The Switch has signed a contract with US company Cater...

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  • Technology
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BPA examines barriers to shore power in UK ports

Following a new research into the barriers to shore power in UK ports, the British Ports Association...

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  • Ports & Logistics
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Wärtsilä’s propulsion solutions selected for special high-speed ferry

The technology group Wärtsilä has won an order to provide propulsion solutions for a new 115 metres ...

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  • Equipment
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World’s biggest dual-fuel, low-speed engine is here!

The world’s biggest dual-fuel, low-speed engine WinGD X92DF has been officially launched in Ch...

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  • Vessels
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K Line joins IWSA as it explores the power of kites and wind propulsion

Japanese shipping company Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha (K Line) has become a member of the International Wi...

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  • Innovation
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Posted: over 4 years ago

Norsepower’s Rotor Sail installed onboard Scandlines’ hybrid ferry

Scandlines’ hybrid ferry M/V Copenhagen has been retrofitted with Norsepower’s Rotor Sail Solution, ...

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  • Innovation
Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

Japanese majors form consortium to develop, commercialize zero-emission electric ships

Seven Japanese companies have joined forces with the goal of establishing new ocean shipping infrast...

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  • Vessels
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ABB: Large ships powered by fuel cells are on the horizon

The development of the zero-emission ships will require continuous technological innovation to get t...

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  • Innovation
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P4G Getting to Zero Coalition Partnership created

Global Maritime Forum, World Economic Forum, Friends of Ocean Action, International Association of P...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 4 years ago
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Schottel propels Tasmanian all-aluminium ferry

German manufacturer Schottel has provided its propulsion solutions for Nairana, a new all-aluminium...

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  • Vessels
Posted: over 4 years ago
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Charting a cleaner feature with electric power & propulsion

BAE Systems is stepping up efforts to help marine operators get to a zero-emission future with elec...

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  • Technology
Posted: over 4 years ago
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Higher bunker costs hurt Hapag-Lloyd's earnings

German shipping major Hapag-Lloyd felt a negative impact of higher bunker prices in the first quart...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 4 years ago
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Hartmann chooses MAN dual-fuel engines for new LPG tankers

MAN Energy Solutions has won the contract to supply individual MAN B&W ME-LGIP liquid gas injec...

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  • Equipment
Posted: over 4 years ago
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Wärtsilä to boost fuel efficiency for KOTC’s VLCC quartet

The technology group Wärtsilä has been contracted by Kuwait Oil Tanker Company (KOTC), a subsidiary ...

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  • Vessels
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MAN, Japanese partners to develop aluminum-powered ships

German engine builder MAN Energy Solutions has partnered up with Japanese shipbuilder Imabari Shipbu...

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  • Vessels
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Schottel propels six new live fish carriers built by Sefine

German manufacturer of propulsion systems Schottel has secured a deal to deliver propulsion equipmen...

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  • Vessels
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ExxonMobil: Cylinder lubrication must adapt to a multi-fuel reality

The impending acceleration of decarbonization efforts to meet the IMO’s 2050 targets is expect...

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  • Innovation
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AMSA detains bulker for breaching IMO carriage ban

Australian authorities have detained a bulker identified as African Heron for carrying high sulfur f...

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  • Vessels
Posted: over 4 years ago

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