Improve efforts to develop alternative fuels infrastructure, say MEPs

The European Commission (EC) and member states need to ‘redouble efforts’ to boost the development of an alternative fuels infrastructure, say transport MEPs. The warning comes in a draft resolution

17 oktober 2018|

Video: The Ocean Cleanup Trial Success

The NGO The Ocean Cleanup has released video footage of its System 001’s Pacific trials.

Tests conducted with the help of a Maersk Supply Service offshore tug were successful, fulfilling key

16 oktober 2018|

Funding Secured for U.K.’s First Hydrogen Injection System on a Ferry

Innovate UK has granted £430,332 ($565,000) in funding to design and integrate a hydrogen diesel dual fuel injection system on board a commercial ferry.

The hydrogen to be used in the

16 oktober 2018|

First Ship-to-Ship LNG Bunkering at Rotterdam

Shell has achieved the Port of Rotterdam’s first ship-to-ship LNG bunkering operation using the specialized LNG bunker vessel, Cardissa.

She refueled the Sovcomflot vessel Gagarin Prospect, the world’s first LNG-powered Aframax

16 oktober 2018|

Red Funnel ferry to operate on bio-fuel

Red Funnel is using its Red Falcon ferry as a ‘testbed’ for new environmental initiatives including operating its main engines exclusively on Green-D bio fuel as part of its ‘Red

2 oktober 2018|

MET turbochargers: new designs offer more bang for buck

MET turbochargers has introduced a number of updates to its range, which offer increased power from a more compact and durable unit.

SMM 2018 was an important occasion for MET turbochargers,

2 oktober 2018|

Airbusdochter ontwikkelt vliegerzeil voor zeevaart

Het aan vliegtuigbouwer Airbus gelieerde AirSeas uit Toulouse heeft SeaWing ontwikkeld, een volledig automatisch opererend vliegerzeil voor de zeevaart. De van een vleugelprofiel voorziene vlieger wordt met één druk op

25 september 2018|

Scania draait op methanolmix

Scandi/NAOS uit Göteborg toonde op de SMM in Hamburg een gemodificeerde Scania D13 dieselmotor die op een brandstofmix draait van 95% methanol, aangevuld met 5% van een door Akzo-Nobel ontwikkelde

25 september 2018|

Powerful VETUS newcomer: ideal for electric boating

VETUS has added a compact, powerful battery to its hefty portfolio of marine products. The company’s new VEDC111TC (12V/110A) deep cycle battery has one set of conventional tapered posts and

24 september 2018|

Chevron develops lubricant range for 2020

Chevron Marine Lubricants has launched a range of cylinder lubricants compatible with a majority of the engine types, marine bunker fuels and abatement technologies that will be used to comply

24 september 2018|