First fully electric U.S. tugboat to be powered by ABB

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Hyde Marine
FERRIES 2021 to meet in NYC area in November

Set to take place at the Hyatt Regency Jersey City on the Hudson, November 9-10 in Jersey City, N.J., the 34th annual Marine Log FERRIES conference, presented in association with the Passenger Vessel Association, will have as its theme “The Ferry Industry is Poised to Rebound in 2022.”
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Schottel
First fully electric U.S. tugboat to be powered by ABB

Crowley’s eWolf tug—being built for sustainable and safe operations at the Port of San Diego —will feature an integrated electric propulsion system and advanced vessel control technology package from ABB.
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Conrad
Metal Shark introduces next-generation fireboat

Orange Beach Fire Rescue in Alabama has taken delivery of the first 38 Defiant NXT, a next-generation model based on the company’s popular 38 Defiant platform.
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Blount
Inmarsat tunes up for the future of communications

Called ORCHESTRA, Inmarsat’s “communications network of the future” brings together existing geosynchronous satellites, new low earth orbit satellites and terrestrial 5G into an integrated, high-performance solution.
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NCP
Exmar and fertilizer giant aim to put ammonia-fueled ship on water by 2025

Exmar and long term customer Nutrien are planning a ship that will  operate on low carbon ammonia already being produced by a Nutrien plant in Louisiana.
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Clean Waterways Conference
New WTIV to feature Wärtsilä propulsion system

The first of two new wind turbine installation vessels (WTIVs) under construction in China for Norway’s OHT ASA will feature a Wärtsilä integrated propulsion and dynamic positioning thruster solution.
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