Search results for: electrically powered thrusters

66988 results

A list of search results

  • 11 February 2015
    Project & Tenders, Vessels

    Rolls-Royce informed its thrusters are in place to power Shell’s Prelude.

  • 11 February 2015
    Project & Tenders, Vessels

    Rolls-Royce informed its thrusters are in place to power Shell’s Prelude.

  • 3 June 2015
    Equipment

    Rolls-Royce today unveiled the latest addition to its range of marine thrusters, with the launch of a new azimuth thruster powered by permanent magnet (PM) technology. Launched at the Nor-Shipping maritime exhibition in Oslo, the new thruster is the Group’s latest development of PM technology, which already includes tunnel thrusters and a newly developed winch. […]

  • 6 June 2012

    Reduced noise and vibration, high efficiency, savings in space and weight as well as eco-friendliness – these are important requirements to be met by thrusters for vessels frequently operating in DP mode, or whenever comfort is of utmost importance. With the SCHOTTEL Rim Thruster (SRT) the German propulsion experts have extended their product spectrum, adding […]

  • 31 July 2009

    Houston-based J. Ray McDermott, a subsidiary of McDermott International, Inc., is upgrading its primary Gulf of Mexico derrick/pipelay barge, DB50, for future deepwater projects, by adding new thrusters and increasing its electrical power supply. The DB50 will have its entire power plant replaced with new diesel-engine generator sets totaling 19.2 megawatts, new switchboards and a […]

  • 28 September 2018
    Business & Finance, Vessels

    French shipbuilder Socarenam has entrusted Barillec Marine with the production of the LNG/Diesel-electric propulsion and the water injection dredging system for a new dredger which is being built for Dragages Ports and Bordeaux port Atlantique. According to Barillec, this innovative system will make the port of Bordeaux dredger, the first new dual-fuel construction in France (excluding LNG […]

  • 28 March 2014
    Business & Finance

    Rolls-Royce has won a contract to deliver a unique package of advanced ship equipment for a new offshore construction vessel currently being built in Turkey for the Norwegian ship owner Volstad Shipping AS. The contract is worth approximately £13.5 million to Rolls-Royce. The package includes the new Unified Bridge from Rolls-Royce, and the first commercial […]

  • 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 […]

  • 20 September 2012
    Business & Finance

    Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, has delivered the first of its newly-developed permanent magnet tunnel thruster (TT-PM) to Norwegian company Olympic Shipping, who will operate the thruster on their vessel Olympic Octopus. Tunnel thrusters are positioned fore and aft on a wide range of ships and provide sideways thrust for maneuvering and holding position […]

  • 3 February 2012

    Evolutionary vessel propulsion systems have proved their maturity upon successfully meeting challenges of reliability, efficiency and demanding environmental requirements. These systems are designed to offer a number of propulsion options for vessels of various sizes. Their affordability is another compelling feature for the market highly interested in the system integration. Diesel-electric propulsion A simplified and […]

  • 3 February 2012

    Evolutionary vessel propulsion systems have proved their maturity by successfully meeting challenges of reliability, efficiency and demanding environmental requirements. These systems are designed to offer a number of propulsion options for vessels of various sizes. Their affordability is another compelling feature for the market highly interested in the system integration. Diesel-electric propulsion A simplified and […]

  • 23 April 2012

    This month, the first of four water-cooled frequency drives manufactured in China will be delivered to Shanghai Zhenhua Heavy Industries Co., Ltd (ZPMC) in Shanghai. These deliveries are the confirmation that a new milestone has been reached in Bakker Sliedrecht’s entrance to the Chinese maritime market. These direct water-cooled frequency drives are intended for use […]

  • 10 December 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, today announced that it has secured a comprehensive US$15 million project management and integrated propulsion and control systems package with Jackson Offshore Operators, for two highly advanced offshore support vessels. The two Guido Perla designed GPA 675J PSVs will be built at BAE System’s shipyard in Jacksonville, Florida and […]

  • 3 May 2011

    Wärtsilä is able to offer its marine customers everything, from vessel design to the machinery and automation systems. This single-source supply capability leads to reduced building time, lower costs, and minimized project risks. This latest order also represents the first installation of the Wärtsilä 32 engine with increased power output. Wärtsilä, the marine industry’s leading […]

  • 20 September 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, has delivered the first of its newly-developed permanent magnet tunnel thruster (TT-PM) to Norwegian company Olympic Shipping, who will operate the thruster on their vessel Olympic Octopus. Tunnel thrusters are positioned fore and aft on a wide range of ships and provide sideways thrust for maneuvering and holding position […]

  • 20 September 2012

    Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, has delivered the first of its newly-developed permanent magnet tunnel thruster (TT-PM) to Norwegian company Olympic Shipping, who will operate the thruster on their vessel Olympic Octopus. Tunnel thrusters are positioned fore and aft on a wide range of ships and provide sideways thrust for maneuvering and holding position […]

  • 10 December 2012
    Business & Finance

    Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, today announced that it has secured a comprehensive US$15 million project management and integrated propulsion and control systems package with Jackson Offshore Operators, for two highly advanced offshore support vessels. The two Guido Perla designed GPA 675J PSVs will be built at BAE System’s shipyard in Jacksonville, Florida and […]

  • 27 March 2015
    Research & Development

    Rolls-Royce has been awarded a contract by shipbuilder Fincantieri to supply a fully integrated propulsion system for Norway’s new Polar Research Vessel, which will carry out significant environmental research at the North and South Poles. The Rolls-Royce system includes gen sets with a power electric system, a range of thrusters and automation and control systems. […]

  • 21 March 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Saab Seaeye, the world’s largest manufacturer and market leader in electric ROV systems, and provider of autonomous and hybrid underwater vehicles will showcase its four key underwater vehicles including the new double-hulled Sabertooth AUV/ROV at Seawork International which will be held in May in the in the Canary Islands Fruit Terminal, Southampton,UK. Double-hulled Sabertooth AUV/ROV […]

  • 10 December 2012

    Rolls-Royce has secured a comprehensive US$15 million project management and integrated propulsion and control systems package with Jackson Offshore Operators, for two highly advanced offshore support vessels. The two Guido Perla designed GPA 675J PSVs will be built at BAE System’s shipyard in Jacksonville, Florida and will enter into service in 2014. They will be […]

  • 18 November 2013

    Eastern Shipbuilding Group, Inc. has delivered Offshore Support Vessel ‘HOS Renaisance’ to Hornbeck Offshore Services. The vessel was delivered to its owner on November 15. The HOS RENAISSANCE HOSMAX 300 is a 292’ diesel electric powered, Z-Drive and DP2 vessel. The vessel is the third of four vessels designated as the HOSMAX  300 series by Hornbeck […]

  • 18 September 2013

    Construction works on Simon Mokster’s new subsea vessel (Yard no. 127) are in full swing in Poland. Later this year, the vessel will arrive at Simek yard in Flekkefjord for final outfitting prior to its delivery scheduled for May 2014. The vessel, designed by Multi Maritime AS and called MM85 MSV, is a further development […]