Marine propulsion

Seaworthy Appoints William L. McCarthy

The appointment of William L. McCarthy as senior marine project engineer has been announced by David A. O'Neil, president of Seaworthy Engine Systems, Inc. Seaworthy is engaged in engineering consulting for marine propulsion, fuel optimization and control systems for marine gas turbine,

 

Harland And Wolff Ltd. And M.A.N. Enter Agreement

Harland and Wolff Ltd. of Belfast, Northern Ireland, and M.A.N. ( M a s c h i n e n f a b r i k Augsburg- Nurnberg Aktiengesellschaft) of Augsburg, in the Federal Republic of Germany, have entered into an agreement covering the production and sale of medium-speed engines of M.

Market Vision with Wartsila s Ole Johansson

On the occasion of the SMM 2004 exhibition in Hamburg last month. MR had the opportunity to speak with Wdrtsilci's President and CEO Ole Johansson to discuss conditions in the international maritime market. — By Greg Trauthwein Challenges facing

Manufacturing Better Bearings for the Marine Industry

In the last few decades, the maritime industry has faced increasing pressures to perform with less and still earn a profit. Fuel costs have skyrocketed. Labor costs have risen dramatically. Down time for repairs has cut into profit margins. Marine

Seaworthy Appoints Patrick J. McAllister

The appointment of Patrick J. McAllister as manager, marine projects, has been announced by David A. O'Neil, president of Seaworthy Engine Systems, Inc. Seaworthy is engaged in engineering consulting for marine propulsion, fuel optimization and control systems for marine gas turbine,

Sulzer Receives Order For Combined LPG/LNG Reliquefaction System

The French shipyard Chantiers de l'Atlantique has placed an order with Sulzer, Winterthur, Switzerland, and CCM Sulzer, Paris, for two combined LPG/ LNG reliquefaction systems which are proposed for the 125,000- cubic-meter tankers that are being built

SCR Propulsion System For Offshore Tug/Supply Vessels

A new type of marine propulsion system for offshore tug/ supply vessels was recently announced by Halter Marine Services, Inc., of New Orleans, La. This new propulsion system involves the use of silicon-controlled rectifiers (SCR) for control

Franz Krautkremer, President Of Schottel, Awarded Medal Of Merit

Franz Krautkremer, president of the international Schottel- Group, has been awarded the Federal Medal of Merit for his services to the German economy. Mr. Krautkremer celebrated his 25th anniversary with the firm on June 1, 1977. When he began his activities at Schottel-Werft in Spay/Rhine,

Maintaining Design Performance In Marine Boilers

The responsibility to maintain design fuel rates over the service life of a marine steam powerplant rests with the o p e r a t o r . With good plant management, this task is usually accomplished by a combination of frequent periodic adjustment of

Diesel renaissance in Italy

At a time when the South Korean heavyweights have signaled their determination to capture more than 50 percent of the global market for low-speed diesel engines, an Italian renaissance in two-stroke production testifies to a determination in one

 
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