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...


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...


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...


Contracts for third and fourth MSC World Class ships

Shipping company MSC Cruises has placed an order with France's Chantiers de l’Atlantique shipyard worth about 2 billion euros to build two cruise liners. The contract was announced by the companies in the presence of French Prime Minister Mr Edouard...


EU splashes out funds on fuel cell project

The European Union has awarded EUR 10 million to the ShipFC consortium which plans to install the first ammonia-powered fuel cell on an offshore supply vessel. The project, run by a consortium of 14 European companies coordinated by Norway’s NCE...


MAN to supply fuel gas system for Chinese-built RoRos

Two 242m-long RoRo vessels under construction at China’s Yantai Raffles yard for Wallenius SOL are to have LNG fuel gas supply systems and dual-fuel auxiliary engines supplied by MAN Cryo, a MAN Energy Solutions subsidiary. The ships, the largest...


Schottel to provide propulsion units for Canadian ferries

Schottel is to supply a pair of twin propellers for each of four 81m-long RoRo ferries under construction at Damen Shipyards Galati in Romania for Canadian operator BC Ferries. The vessels will be built to Damen’s Road Ferry 8117 E3 design with...



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