Shipbuilding

Shipbuilding

Wärtsilä LPG fuel supply systems for four more ships

Following successful full-scale tests of Wärtsilä’s LPG fuel supply system (LFSS) with a two-stroke engine burning liquid petroleum gas, the company has won an order to supply LFSS for four very large gas carriers, owned by Oslo-listed BW LPG, which...

28.02.2020
Shipbuilding

TT-Line Company's ferry order transferred to Rauma Marine Constructions

Australian ferry operator TT-Line Company said it has transferred the order for two large passenger/RoRo ferries to Finnish Rauma Marine Constructions (RMC) shipyard. The vessels were originally ordered from German yard Flensburger...

27.02.2020
Shipbuilding

BW LPG opts for more dual-fuel engines

Singapore-based BW LPG has exercised its option to retrofit dual-fuel LPG-powered engines supplied by MAN Energy Solutions on four more vessels. The contract follows its initial order with the engine maker for retrofits on four vessels announced in...

26.02.2020
Shipbuilding

NYK places order for second LNG-fuelled car carrier

Japanese shipping group NYK said it has placed a contract with Japan’s Shin Kurushima Dockyard to build a second pure car and truck carrier (PCTC) fuelled with liquefied natural gas (LNG). With this new vessel, NYK will be able to provide more...

12.02.2020
Shipbuilding

Construction start of fourth serial ferry for BC Ferries

Canadian shipping company BC Ferries has awarded Remontowa Shipbuilding a contract with a total investment of US$69.3 million to build another liquefied natural gas (LNG)-fuelled passenger/vehicle ferry. Construction has already started at the Polish...

11.02.2020
Shipbuilding

Ship designer targets Mediterranean ferry market

Danish ship design firm, Knud E. Hansen, has launched a new RoPax ferry design with features that should appeal to the operators of ageing ferries in some Mediterranean trades, as well as ferry owners with vessels deployed on other routes around the...

10.02.2020
Shipbuilding

Hybrid propulsion for Swedish rescue craft

A new hybrid propulsion system has been supplied by Germany’s Torqeedo for a search and rescue vessel launched recently by the Swedish Sea Rescue Society. The 14m-long composite vessel, Rescue Mercedes Eliasson Sanne, has a pair of 478-kW diesel...

10.02.2020

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