ABB demonstrates remote piloting of Finnish ferry; MAN Cryo develops liquefied hydrogen marine fuel system

December 5, 2018 — In a trial in Finland last week, the ice-class passenger ferry Suomenlinna II was remotely piloted through a test area near Helsinki harbor.

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Owners switch BWTS choice to USCG approved Alfa Laval technology

A number of shipowners, including two cruise ship operators, have changed their choice of UV ballast water treatment systems from those they originally specified to another UV technology: Alfa Laval PureBallast 3. A key factor? The need for USCG type approval.

Pacific Green Marine to supply Scorpio scrubbers

Scorpio Tankers and Scorpio Bulkers have announced that they are to fit up to 126 vessels with “hybrid ready” exhaust gas cleaning systems by 2020.

Eight more Cheoy Lee tugboats to have MacGregor deck machinery

The winches have been designed to maximize vessel performance by minimizing equipment weight.
MAN Cryo develops liquefied hydrogen marine fuel system

The system is fully integrated into a Multi Maritime hydrogen vessel design for Fjord1 that has now been granted preliminary approval in principle by DNV GL.
Maersk: Carbon neutral vessels must be viable by 2030

“The only possible way to achieve the so-much-needed decarbonisation in our industry is by fully transforming to new carbon neutral fuels and supply chains,” says Søren Toft, Chief Operating Officer at A.P. Møller – Mærsk.