Two EXMAR Very Large Gas Carriers will be LPG fueled

MARCH 2, 2018 — While plenty of people have been studying the potential of LPG as a marine fuel, Antwerp headquartered EXMAR has taken the plunge. It says that the main engines

Waterfront Shipping to charter four more methanol fueled newbuilds

FEBRUARY 14, 2018 — South Korean shipbuilder Hyundai Mipo Dockyard is to build four more methanol fueled ships. The 49,000 dwt vessels will be delivered in 2019 and will be powered by

MAN and HHI to develop LPG burning two stroke engines

FEBRUARY 5, 2018 — MAN Diesel & Turbo has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with South Korea’s Hyundai Heavy Industries Engine & Machinery Division (HHI-EMD) covering the development and production of

MAN: Part-Load Optimization pays off for small bore four-strokes

JANUARY 17, 2017 — MAN Diesel & Turbo reports that it has now received 180 orders for its Part-Load Optimization initiative, a tuning method that optimizes fuel-oil consumption during the part-load operation

White paper looks at lubrication of methanol fueled ships

DECEMBER 14, 2017 — The first in a new series of white papers from Chevron Marine Lubricants explores the use of methanol bunkers, and how Chevron’s Taro Special cylinder lubricants and DOT.FAST

MAN Diesel & Turbo signs key agreements at Marintec China

DECEMBER 8, 2017 — This week’s Marintec China event has seen MAN Diesel & Turbo sign two key agreements and showcase its latest technology. On December 6, MAN Diesel & Turbo signed

Dual fuel MAN L23/30DF passes Type Approval Test

NOVEMBER 29, 2017 — MAN Diesel & Turbo’s dual-fuel MAN L23/30DF engine successfully passed its Type Approval Test (TAT) earlier this month at CSSC Marine Power (CMP) in Zhenjiang in the presence

ABB turbocharger efficiency gain promises big fuel cost savings

NOVEMBER 28, 2017 — ABB Turbocharging reports that it has achieved a turbocharging efficiency increase of 2% in comparison with the recognized industry performance yard stick for low-speed engine turbochargers, the MAN

Three box ships will have Langh scrubbers, EGR water treatment

NOVEMBER 21, 2017 — Alaskartano, Finland, headquartered Langh Tech is to supply hybrid exhaust gas scrubbers and EGR water treatment systems for three 2,150 TEU container vessels on order at China’s Guangzhou

MAN will retrofit TOTE RO/RO duo to dual fuel LNG operation

NOVEMBER 9, 2017 — TOTE Maritime Alaska has contracted MAN PrimeServ – MAN Diesel & Turbo’s after-sales division – to convert its roll on/roll off ships North Star and Midnight Sun to