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An Acquisition With A Familiar Look

An Acquisition With A Familiar Look

Nidec’s planned purchase of Emerson’s motor and power generation unit echoes earlier buy from Emerson

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MAN to supply engines for more Karadeniz Powerships

MAN to supply engines for more Karadeniz Powerships

Karpowership, part of Turkish energy group Karadeniz Holding, has placed an for a total of twelve MAN Diesel & Turbo 18V 51/60 engines, each with a capacity of 18.9 MW.

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Osbit delivers well intervention gear to Helix

Osbit delivers well intervention gear to Helix

The well intervention equipment designed and built by Osbit – seen here being loaded out – will be installed on Siem Helix 1 and 2 and on Q7000

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NAO newbuild remains at yard until market picks up

NAO newbuild remains at yard until market picks up

NAO Galaxy has been delivered but will remain at the yard that built her until the market improves and employment opportunities arise

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52 MW of ABB Azipod Propulsion Power Destined for South Korea

52 MW of ABB Azipod Propulsion Power Destined for South Korea

Ice class Azipod units ready for month long voyage from Helsinki to Asia.

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Total Talusia Optima Receives Approval From Win GD

Total Talusia Optima Receives Approval From Win GD

Lubricants supplier Total Lubmarine has received a no objection letter from Winterthur Gas & Diesel (WinGD) for the use of its cylinder lubricant Talusia Optima with the whole range of Wärtsilä engines.

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Libya Government To Reopen Ports

Libya Government To Reopen Ports

(Reuters) Libya’s U.N.-backed government has signed a deal with an armed brigade controlling the major Ras Lanuf and Es Sider oil ports to end a blockade and restart exports from the terminals shut down since December 2014

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New MTU gas engine proves its worth

New MTU gas engine proves its worth

The 16-cylinder gas engine will cover a power range from 1,500kW to 2,000kW and will be based on MTU’s proven 16V 4000 M63 diesel engine for workboats. As of the end of 2017, the first series engines will be used to power a tug built by Damen Shipyards Group for towage and salvage company Svitzer.

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First B33:45 goes to sea

First B33:45 goes to sea

The first B33:45 engine to go to sea is this 9-cylinder version installed on the fishing vessel Holmøy

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Wärtsilä to Cut 600 Jobs Within Ship Power Business

Wärtsilä to Cut 600 Jobs Within Ship Power Business

Finnish power solutions provider Wärtsilä has announced the realignment of its ship power business that will result in the termination of 600 jobs.

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SULZER DIESEL GENERATORS

SULZER DIESEL GENERATORS

The 10m pound refurbishment project to replace two decommissioned 5MW Mirrlees generators at La Collette Power Station with two refurbished 11MW Sulzer diesel generators was a huge

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Record-Breaking Engine Enters Service

Record-Breaking Engine Enters Service

Largest and most powerful MAN B&W-branded engine makes market début aboard large container vessel

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MAN B&W Engines to Drive Cypriot Power Plant

MAN B&W Engines to Drive Cypriot Power Plant

The Electricity Authority of Cyprus (EAC) has placed an order for a 50.4-MW, low-speed, diesel plant with BWSC, the Danish contracting arm of MAN Diesel’s Japanese licensee

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Wärtsilä 50DF engine at the Wärtsilä-Hyundai Engine Company

Wärtsilä 50DF engine at the Wärtsilä-Hyundai Engine Company

The 500th engine factory acceptance test (FAT) was completed for Wärtsilä 50DF engine at the Wärtsilä-Hyundai Engine Company

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 The Largest And Most Powerful Diesel Engine in The World

The Largest And Most Powerful Diesel Engine in The World

Container ships are some of the largest and heaviest vessels that plough on the seas. They measure up to 1,200 feet in length

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Wärtsilä acquires Eniram

Wärtsilä acquires Eniram

Jaakko Eskola, president and chief executive, Wärtsilä: “Through this acquisition Wärtsilä takes a solid lead in marine digitalisation"

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A Day in the Life of a Fourth Engineer

A Day in the Life of a Fourth Engineer

No, my dear readers. It’s not easy. Out at sea every day is something different. Something enjoyable and something strange. But each day is unique in its own sense. This is one such day. A day in the life of a fourth engineer on ship.

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First Rolls-Royce MTU gas marine engine successfully completed 3,000 hrs testing

First Rolls-Royce MTU gas marine engine successfully completed 3,000 hrs testing

The new MTU gas marine engine, the first from Rolls-Royce, has already successfully completed 3,000 hours on the test bench, the Company says in its press release.

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