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MAN Cryo to Supply FGSS for LNG Ferries in Norway

Illustration of the coming double-ended RoPax ferries (Image: Multi-Maritime)

MAN Cryo, MAN Diesel & Turbo’s marine-LNG fuel-gas-system manufacturer, has signed a contract with the Vard Shipyard Group in Norway to deliver a fuel-gas supply system (FGSS) to two ferries for shipowner and ferry operator Torghatten Nord.   Each ferry will be equipped with a gas-electric, hybrid-propulsion

Krill Expands Energy Monitoring Lineup

Krill Systems Inc. said it has completed its phase 2 product development cycle with the recently introduced Krill Regasification Monitoring Center (KRMC).   Krill identified this phase of its business plan as the ability to supply a comprehensive range of energy monitoring products which deliver solutions

Inert Gas Systems Produces Significant Fuel Savings

Image: Alfa Laval

The Alfa Laval Automatic Fuel Efficiency Module (AFEM) is a new modification for reducing the fuel consumption of Alfa Laval Smit Combustion inert gas systems. It does so by ensuring the inert gas that keeps cargo safe during offloading is only generated in the exact amounts required. In a two-year pilot project,

Alfa Laval Methanol Booster Systems Excel in over 4500 Hours of Operation

Photo: Alfa Laval

In late 2013, Alfa Laval was selected by MAN Diesel & Turbo to deliver Low-Flashpoint Supply Systems (LFSS) for the world’s first methanol-fuelled tankers. Since 2012, the two companies had been collaborating broadly on fuel conditioning for MAN Diesel & Turbo’s new two-stroke diesel engines with Liquefied Gas Injection (LGI) technology.

Rolls-Royce to Showcase GenSets

As of autumn 2017, MTU Onsite Energy will be offering a diesel genset with a 10% higher output based on the 20-cylinder Series 4000 engine. The higher output of 3,730 kVA for emergency power applications and 3,390 kVA for prime power is available at temperatures of 50 degrees Celsius.  (Photo: Rolls-Royce)

Rolls-Royce will be showcasing medium-speed and MTU Onsite Energy high-speed power generation products on Stand S2 D30 at the Middle East Electricity trade fair taking place in Dubai between February  14-16 2017.   The product range comprises a variety of power generation solutions delivering between 24 and 9,

Cortec Designs Corrosion Inhibiting Additive

Photo: Cortec

Cortec Designs Corrosion Inhibiting Additive Compatible with Diesel Fuel Tanks and Systems.   Corrosion is a common problem on carbon steel components shipped overseas or stored for months in humid climates. Metals in good condition when manufactured may be severely corroded by the time they reach

Borets US Names Lekic as CEO

Obren Lekic (Photo: Borets)

Borets, a leader in the engineering, manufacturing, sales and service of electric submersible pump (ESP) systems, has named Obren Lekic as CEO of Borets U.S., located in Houston. With more than 20 years of experience in the oil and gas industry, Lekic will lead the executive team by spearheading

Tosibox Technology Improves ANGI Energy Systems' Operations

Tosibox, maker of secure industrial communication technology and the world’s first remote access device with Plug & Go technology, is expanding its partnership with ANGI Energy Systems, a U.S.-based manufacturer of engineered gas compression equipment and a supplier of compressed natural gas (CNG) fueling equipment and systems.

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 lifting equipment to the offshore industry having been recently presented with a DNV GL Type Approval Certificate for wire rope offshore lifting sets. The certificate, valid for four years from November 25,

Delay Averted with Underwater Sterntube Renewal

Photo: Hydrex

Hydrex Underwater Technology has assisted an excavation vessel hemorrhaging oil from a stern tube seal entangled with steel wire to pass safely through the Panama Canal. The 156m long, Dutch-owned vessel was unable to make the canal transit until the propeller shaft seal had been repaired, potentially