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  • 4 September 2015
    Business & Finance

    German shipowner Bernhard Schulte GmbH & Co. KG has hired Wärtsilä to retrofit its eleven container vessels with Wärtsilä Aquarius Ballast Water Management Systems (BWMS). Wärtsilä said that the contract was signed in July and that it is one of the largest single retrofit contracts thus far issued for BWMS solutions. The eleven vessels to be […]

  • 10 October 2018
    Vessels

    Spanish ferry operator Baleària has received the backing of European Union for the planned conversion of five ferries to run on liquefied natural gas (LNG). 

  • 20 March 2019
    Business & Finance

    Hurtigruten has chosen Høglund to deliver biogas-ready fuel-gas supply systems for its six passenger ship.

  • 8 June 2015

    MAN Diesel & Turbo’s Propeller & Aft Ship organisation has won an order to retrofit and upgrade a series of eleven 37,500 dwt vessels from the Odfjell chemical tanker fleet. The vessels are of the Kværner Class and are due to dock during 2015-17, at which time the upgrades will be implemented. The first vessel, […]

  • 18 May 2020
    Vessels

    Retrofittable solutions have the potential to bring double-digit savings for owners with a return on investment period of less than three years, according to a project carried out under Green Ship of the Future (GSF), an independent non-profit organization which explores the road towards emission-free maritime transport. Some 20 partner organizations participated in the project […]

  • 18 July 2013
    Business & Finance

    Wärtsilä, the marine industry’s leading solutions and services provider, has been awarded an important retrofitting contract by the German shipyard, BVT – Brenn – und Verformungstechnik Bremen GmbH. The project entails converting the m/v Ostfriesland, a car and passenger ferry owned by Aktien-Gesellschaft “EMS“, so that it can utilise liquefied natural gas (LNG) as fuel. […]

  • 25 July 2014

    When looking up the term ‘retrofit’ in the dictionary, one finds it defined as ‘to provide (a jet, automobile, computer of factory, for example) with new or modified parts or equipment not in existence or available at the time of original manufacture’. This term is also applicable to vessels, especially now many new environmental regulations […]

  • 4 September 2015
    Business & Finance

    German shipowner Bernhard Schulte GmbH & Co. KG has hired Wärtsilä to retrofit its eleven container vessels with Wärtsilä Aquarius Ballast Water Management Systems (BWMS). Wärtsilä said that the contract was signed in July and that it is one of the largest single retrofit contracts thus far issued for BWMS solutions. The eleven vessels to be […]

  • 25 April 2019
    Business & Finance

    Alphaliner: 16 containerships, ranging from 2,900 TEU to 18,000 TEU, are undergoing retrofit in the Far East.

  • 7 May 2020
    Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Arab Shipbuilding and Repair Yard Company (ASRY) has completed a scrubber retrofit project in a record 29 days, the shipyard said. Shipowners have been investing heavily in the installation of scrubbers on their ships as a way of meeting the IMO 2020 sulphur cap that entered into force on January 1, 2020. Shipyards in Asia, […]

  • 9 October 2019
    Vessels

    Spanish shipping company Baleària has started the LNG engine retrofit works on its Bahama Mama ferry at Gibraltar’s Gibdock shipyard.

  • 6 February 2019
    Vessels

    Hapag-Lloyd will become the first company in the world to convert one of its large containerships to LNG power.

  • 10 October 2017
    Vessels

    MAN Diesel & Turbo pledged to support the world’s fleet in retrofitting existing HFO engines to engines running on liquefied natural gas (LNG) as fuel. 

  • 10 April 2014
    Business & Finance

    Air Products AS in Kristiansand, Norway has received its single largest order of PRISM® nitrogen systems for shipboard applications in the last 30 years. The order, from one of the world’s largest energy companies, involves retrofitting 25 liquefied natural gas (LNG) vessels by replacing a competitive nitrogen system with a new one that incorporates Air […]

  • 1 December 2014
    Business & Finance

    Caterpillar Marine has completed the commercial marine industry’s first dual fuel engine retrofit conversion in hull  onboard the Coral Anthelia, an Anthony Veder LNG carrier vessel. The MaK M 43 C diesel engine was retrofitted to the 6 cylinder M 46 dual fuel platform, with each cylinder offering 900 kW of rated power. As a result of performing […]

  • 17 December 2007

    Wärtsilä engine cylinder lubricating system retrofits for 21 vessels will cut lubricating oil consumption and engine operating costs. Wärtsilä won an order in November 2007 from the German shipowner Reederei Claus-Peter Offen for retrofitting 21 ships with the Retrofit Pulse Lubricating System. The new cylinder lubricating system, which will save costs, will be fitted to […]

  • 1 December 2014
    Vessels

    Caterpillar Marine completed the dual fuel engine retrofit conversion in hull onboard the Coral Anthelia LNG carrier.

  • 26 May 2017
    Business & Finance

    Following the IMO ratifications of the ballast water and exhaust gas treaties, Export Credit Norway is offering financing to international vessel owners who purchase retrofit equipment from Norwegian suppliers. Export Credit Norway has launched the new loans to support vessel owners who need to retrofit equipment such as gas exhaust cleaning systems, ballast water treatment systems and […]

  • 5 August 2015
    Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Caterpillar Marine informed it is working on another dual fuel engine retrofit conversion onboard the 472 foot Fure West tanker, owned by Furetank Rederi. The MaK M 43 C diesel engine onboard the tanker will be retrofitted in hull to the 7 cylinder M 46 dual fuel platform, with each cylinder offering 900 kW of […]

  • 14 July 2009

    MAN Diesel PrimeServ is addressing the present decline in the world economy and maritime shipping by introducing a financial product to help its customers invest in retrofit technology. The ‘Trident’ package aims to support shipowners looking to cut expenses by employing particular retrofit solutions. The first retrofits are: • Alpha Lubricator – reduces cylinder-oil feed-rates […]

  • 4 March 2015
    Vessels

    Anthony Veder said its 6,500 cbm LPG/LEG/LNG carrier Coral Anthelia has been retrofitted with a dual-fuel engine that enables it to run on boil-off gas when transporting LNG.

  • 28 April 2020
    Vessels

    BW LPG, the world’s largest liquid petroleum gas shipping company, has adapted the LPG retrofit schedule for its Very Large Gas Carriers (VLGCs) to the prevailing market conditions leaving the ships to trade a bit longer in the strong near term market. “The four first retrofits are still planned to be completed this year, and […]