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  • 16 November 2017

    Electric propulsion will become a maritime imperative rather than an alternative, according to Finland-based technology company ABB.  The company believes the automotive industry’s wider adoption of hybrid electric systems and autonomous control sets the stage for the anticipated developments in the maritime industry. In this regard, ABB has unveiled a new approach focused on applying power, […]

  • 31 March 2020
    Environment, Technology, Vessels

    By Tom Scott Ambitions for carbon neutrality come in many sizes. On the international stage, numerous countries around the world have declared their intentions to attain a state of net zero carbon emissions. This list is quite exclusive; comprising less than ten countries, including ‘big names’ such as Norway and Sweden as well as small […]

  • 25 May 2011

    ABB reports that it is currently delivering electric propulsion systems for eight wind turbine installation vessels on behalf of …   (marinelog) [mappress] Source: marinelog, May 25, 2011;

  • 8 September 2010
    Research & Development

    At SMM 2010, Tognum company MTU Friedrichshafen launched a new, standardised genset for diesel-electric propulsion and onboard power…   (motorship) [mappress] Source: motorship, September 08, 2010;

  • 8 September 2010
    Research & Development

    At SMM 2010, Tognum company MTU Friedrichshafen launched a new, standardised genset for diesel-electric propulsion and onboard power…   (motorship) [mappress] Source: motorship, September 08, 2010;

  • 1 February 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Damen Shipyards Group has contracted Bakker Sliedrecht to deliver a flexible electrical propulsion system for an antarctic supply research vessel (ASRV). The vessel is being built for the Australian Government and will form an integral part of the Australian Antarctic Program program in the coming years. The ASRV will supply Australia’s permanent research stations in Antarctica […]

  • 23 August 2013

    Norwegian Electric Systems (NES) is proud to announce winning the contract to supply Gulf Marine Services’ latest E-Class vessel GMS Enterprise with a new state-of-the-art diesel electric propulsion system. Gulf Marine Services (GMS) is the largest provider of self-propelled self-elevating jackup barges in the world. The rigs are highly versatile and support the offshore oil […]

  • 25 May 2011

    ABB reports that it is currently delivering electric propulsion systems for eight wind turbine installation vessels on behalf of …   (marinelog) [mappress] Source: marinelog, May 25, 2011;

  • 5 June 2020
    Equipment, Infrastructure, Storage, Vessels

    ABB has been selected by Vigor Fab LLC as the hybrid-electric propulsion and energy storage system provider for the newest additions to the Washington State Ferry fleet.

  • 9 May 2012
    Business & Finance

    Siemens Industry, Inc. yesterday announced that it has been awarded a contract to equip two U.S. Navy Auxiliary General Oceanographic Research (AGOR) vessels with its unique diesel electric propulsion solution at Dakota Creek Industries Inc. (DCI), located in Anacortes, Wash. Seattle-based Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering firm Guido Perla & Associates, Inc. (GPA) will design […]

  • 16 November 2009
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    The Cat 3500 engine series has been recognised as the commercial marine industry leader since its initial manufacture in the 1970s. The latest step in the evolution of the engine line is the launch of the Cat 3512C and 3516C Diesel Electric Propulsion (DEP)… Source: Baird Maritime, November 16, 2009;

  • 7 May 2019
    Business & Finance

    ABB to provide zero-emission technology for the first all-electric vessels ever built in the US.

  • 30 January 2019
    Business & Finance

    Asahi Tanker and Exeno-Yamamizu jointly developed the new tanker design with zero-emission electric propulsion.

  • 24 October 2012
    Business & Finance

    With the global naval sector looking to deploy more energy efficient vessels, GE’s Power Conversion business is supplying its electrical propulsion drive train technology for the U.K. Royal Fleet Auxiliary’s (RFA) new fleet of Military Afloat Reach and Sustainability (MARS) tankers. When completed, the four, 37,000-ton MARS tankers will be the United Kingdom’s next-generation class […]

  • 30 November 2011
    Business & Finance

    Siemens Industry, Inc. today announced it has improved upon its popular Siship Blue Drive with the launch of its Blue™ Drive Plus C system, a new diesel electric propulsion system now available in the United States. Developed by Siemens Marine Solutions Global Center of Competence in Trondheim, Norway, the innovative Blue™ Drive Plus C is […]

  • 26 October 2006

    Imtech (technical service provider in Europe) recently fitted the 25th ship with an innovative diesel-electric propulsion system. This new environment-friendly technology allows ships to improve combustion and thus consume less fuel. The result is significantly lower emissions of environmentally harmful carbon dioxide (CO2) and nitrogen oxides (Nox). Within a few years, Imtech has received orders […]

  • 1 July 2013
    Business & Finance

    The first electrical LNG carrier to be ordered by Maran Gas incorporating induction-based electric propulsion motor technology from GE’s Power Conversion businessis expected to enter commercial service in July. The Woodside Rogers, built by one of the major Korean shipbuilders, Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME), at its shipyard near Busan, successfully completed sea trials […]

  • 2 February 2015
    Project & Tenders, Vessels

    ABB said that it will deliver advanced electrical propulsion systems for four LNG carriers under construction by Hudong-Zhonghua Shipbuilding.

  • 26 June 2015
    Business & Finance

    Power and automation technology group ABB has won the “Innovation of the Year” award recognizing the company’s new Azipod D electric propulsion system for its important contribution to advancing modern shipping. ABB, which was also named Propulsion Manufacturer of the Year for a second consecutive year, collected the honors this week during the Electric & […]

  • 26 June 2015
    Business & Finance

    Power and automation technology group ABB has won the “Innovation of the Year” award recognizing the company’s new Azipod D electric propulsion system for its important contribution to advancing modern shipping. ABB, which was also named Propulsion Manufacturer of the Year for a second consecutive year, collected the honors this week during the Electric & […]

  • 30 November 2011

    South Korea’s Samsung Heavy Industries, has ordered electrical propulsion system from Norway-based STADT AS for a new generation of environmentally friendly ships with LNG-electric propulsion. It’s the patented No-Loss Drive system that is now introduced to the world’s largest shipbuilding nation. This system enables to separate the power production from the propeller system. The LNG […]

  • 2 February 2015
    Project & Tenders, Vessels

    ABB said that it will deliver advanced electrical propulsion systems for four LNG carriers under construction by Hudong-Zhonghua Shipbuilding.