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New ‘Intelligent’ Power Converters

Photo: Analytic Systems

Advances in digital signal processing lead to more flexible power converters that can be programmed to meet the precise requirements of variable inputs/outputs required   To operate marine electronics and communication devices, power converters such as inverters, battery chargers and power supplies are often installed to convert available DC or AC to the appropriate power outputs required.

Terragon Trash Tech for BigLift Ship

Photograph of the mv Happy Start, a sister ship of the mv Happy Sun. (Photo: BigLift Shipping)

Terragon Environmental Technologies Inc. and Marship Engineering entered into a contract with Zhejiang Ouhua Shipbuilding China to supply a MAGS V8 for the new build vessel mv Happy Sun of Netherlands based BigLift Shipping (a member of the Spliethoff Group). As shipping companies are increasingly under a microscope regarding their emissions to the environment,

New: BOGE S-4 Screw Compressor

At 69 dB(A) the new S-4 screw compressor from Boge Kompressoren is  designed to be quiet and efficient. (Photo: Boge Kompressoren)

The S-4 screw compressor from Boge Kompressoren has been redesigned, changes designed to make the compressed air system efficient and whisper-quiet at 69 dB(A).  The enclosed direct drive provides for low-maintenance continuous operation, even with high dust volumes. The control system, focus control 2.0, supports interconnected operation with up to four units without the use of additional higher-level control.

Technology

REINTJES to Debut Hybrid Step-up Gearbox

(Image: REINTJES)

Power train specialist REINTJES will kick off 2017 by demonstrating its new BAE HybriGen Zero

Panama Certifies Japanese Scrubber System

Ambassador Diaz of Panama presents the certificate (Photo: K Line)

For almost a year Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. ("K" Line), Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd.

GE Offers Electric Start Systems for Marine Gas Turbines

Photo: GE

GE’s Marine Solutions now offers electric start systems for its line of aeroderivative marine gas

Maritime Safety

Rope and Sling Receives DNV Type Approval

Photo: Rope and Sling

Rope and Sling Specialists (RSS) has cemented its status as one of the leading suppliers of

Panama-Flagged Ship Banned from Paris MoU Region

City of Tokyo Photo Paris MoU

The vessel M/S "CITY OF TOKYO" was detained in Antwerp (Belgium) on 23rd October 2015 and left the

USS Rafael Peralta Completes Acceptance Trials

The future USS Rafael Peralta (DDG 115) sets sail on October 17, 2016 for the first time to conduct initial at-sea builder's trials off the coast of Maine. (Photo: U.S. Navy)

The future USS Rafael Peralta (DDG 115) successfully completed acceptance trials Dec.

Marine Propulsion

ABB Propulsion, Automation and Software for Five Cruise Ships

Photo: ABB

ABB will supply the complete power, propulsion and automation package for a series of new cruise

Altra Acquires Stromag

Manufacturer and marketer of electromechanical power transmission and motion control products Altra Industrial Motion Corp. said it has closed its acquisition of the Stromag

John Deere Marine Engines Meet RCD II

Image: John Deere Power Systems

John Deere Power Systems (JDPS) announced that eight of its marine propulsion engines meet the

Marine Power

LOBO Platform Helps UK Aircraft Carriers

Photo: LOBO Systems Ltd

The two new Queen Elizabeth Class aircraft carriers, HMS Queen Elizabeth, and HMS Prince of Wales

Wärtsilä Repowers Italian Ferry

As the existing 30-year-old equipment is replaced with new Wärtsilä products, MV Moby Zaza's environmental footprint is considerably reduced. Photo Wartsila

The Italian ferry company Moby S.p.A has chosen Wärtsilä to carry out the repowering of its

Tech File: Vesconite Rudder Bushings

Photo: Vesconite

South American river tugboats need robust rudder bushings: some 20 tug boats on the Parana River

Marine Electronics

Synapsis INS for New Windpark Service Vessel

Photo: Raytheon Anschütz

The German navigation system manufacturer Raytheon Anschütz, together with its exclusive Norwegian

Tech Upgrade for German Minehunting Vessels

Mine disposal vehicle SeaFox launched from the minehunting vessel Homburg of the German Navy (Source: NATO/Cedric Artigues)

ATLAS ELEKTRONIK said it has received an order from the Federal Office of Bundeswehr Equipment

New Universal High Speed Data Logger

Image: OMEGA

OMEGA Engineering has introduced new multi-channel universal input touch screen portable data

Software Solutions

C-MAP Unveils Insight Chart Options

C-MAP UNVEILS NEW INSIGHT CHART OPTIONS Photo Lowrance

Global cartography leader C-MAP is set to introduce a new series of map products for boaters.

GE Unveils New Range of Global Contactors

Photo: GE

GE (NYSE: GE) has unveiled Efficor, a global range of contactors designed to perform in demanding

Online Certified Paint Application Declaration - Sea Hawk

Sea Hawk antifouling paint - 3 Cans Courtesy Sea Hawk

Sea Hawk introduced an online portal for Certified Paint Application Declaration (CPAD)