Fairbanks Morse to build 34 × 12V48/60CR engines for TAO-205 program The U.S. Navy has chosen the Fairbanks Morse MAN 12V48/60CR engine as main propulsion for a new series of 17 ships as it begins plans to phase out its existing tanker fleet. Known colloquially as oilers, the existing aging fleet of 15 tankers is used to transfer fuel from coastal ports to naval vessels at sea.
Intellian Technologies, provider of maritime satellite communications and entertainment systems, said it will introduce the v65; a 60cm class Ku/Ka convertible satellite communications system at the Satellite 2017 show in Washington D.C. According to the manufacturer, the v65 is poised to drive adoption of new connectivity solutions in the mobility
Four new 3,300 TEU containerships being built for the French shipping group CMA CGM will feature Wärtsilä Ballast Water Management Systems (BWMS). This is the third series of vessels for which the same owner has selected the Wärtsilä BWMS solution, making a total of 10 ships in all. These latest vessels are being built at the Cosco Zhoushan shipyard in China, and the contract with Wärtsilä was signed in the fourth quarter of 2016.
Large offshore vessels and drilling platforms have atypical water demands. Daily personal use
Damen said its mobile ballast water treatment system has received type approval from the
Alfa Laval’s SOx scrubber platform PureSOx is available in multiple operating arrangements
T&B EX explosion-proof solutions, new from Thomas & Betts (T&B), a member of the ABB Group
VIKING has chosen Seatrade Cruise Global in Fort Lauderdale to showcase a host of new safety
Classification society ClassNK has issued the first Type Certification for LED floodlights for
Merseyside business LEK Lubrication Systems has received the Micro Business of the Year 2017 award
Citywide Ferry by Hornblower is launching the first group of 19 new ferries this summer to service
The new Nautican Research and Development manufacturing and integration facility in Summerside
In late 2013, Alfa Laval was selected by MAN Diesel & Turbo to deliver Low-Flashpoint Supply
CK Power said it has been awarded exclusive Kubota engine distributorship for Oklahoma and North Texas, adding to its existing territory of Eastern Missouri, Arkansas
ZF Marine Krimpen is applying Subsea Industries’ Ecoshield hard coating to the nozzles and
Danelec Marine and its distributor Telemar Norway are supplying DM100 Voyage Data Recorders (VDRs) for 20 new vessels being built by VARD. The VDRs are being installed by VARD
Lumitec, designer and manufacturer of extreme environment LED lighting solutions, has appointed
Icom has launched a new VHF/DSC marine transceiver to its commercial maritime line up.
1-Stop Connections (1-Stop) and Bestshore Business Solutions UK Ltd (Bestshore) announce a new
ABB will supply the complete power, propulsion and automation package for a series of new cruise
Global cartography leader C-MAP is set to introduce a new series of map products for boaters.