• MEPS WEEK
    Focus on Marine Engines and Propulsion Systems

    Focus on Marine Engines and Propulsion Systems

  • BAIRD MARITIME AWARDS
    AWARDS 2021 | Best Deck Winch Supplier – DMT Marine Equipment

    AWARDS 2021 | Best Deck Winch Supplier – DMT Marine Equipment

  • MEPS WEEK
    Focus on Marine Engines and Propulsion Systems

    Focus on Marine Engines and Propulsion Systems

  • CASE STUDY | How the Norwegian Society for Sea Rescue is optimising safety and efficiency with Hefring Marine

    CASE STUDY | How the Norwegian Society for Sea Rescue is optimising safety and efficiency with Hefring Marine

  • BAIRD MARITIME AWARDS
    AWARDS 2021 | Best Gearbox Supplier – ZF Group

    AWARDS 2021 | Best Gearbox Supplier – ZF Group

  • Focus on Marine Engines and Propulsion Systems
  • AWARDS 2021 | Best Deck Winch Supplier – DMT Marine Equipment
  • Focus on Marine Engines and Propulsion Systems
  • CASE STUDY | How the Norwegian Society for Sea Rescue is optimising safety and efficiency with Hefring Marine
  • AWARDS 2021 | Best Gearbox Supplier – ZF Group
MEPS WEEK
Focus on Marine Engines and Propulsion Systems

Focus on Marine Engines and Propulsion Systems

By Baird Maritime

This week, Baird Maritime looks at an interesting lineup of reviewed vessels featuring a selection of marine propulsion types, from conventional diesel engines to batteries promising low emissions. Various workboat categories are represented, particularly tugs as this week also focuses on the important towage and salvage ..

Marine Propulsion News Roundup | September 28 – Catamaran ferry engines, tug batteries and more

Marine Propulsion News Roundup | September 28 – Catamaran ferry engines, tug batteries and more

By Baird Maritime Gear Editor

Austal Vietnam chooses MAN propulsion for new high-speed catamaran ferry Photo: Austal Austal shipyard in Vietnam has ordered four MAN 16V175D-MM engines, each delivering 2,720 kW at 1,800 rpm for water-jet propulsion, in connection with the building of a high-speed catamaran ferry for customer the Degage Group. The ..

FISHING/AQUACULTURE WEEK
GEAR | Norway’s BlueWild orders fish factory equipment for new freezer trawler

GEAR | Norway’s BlueWild orders fish factory equipment for new freezer trawler

By Baird Maritime Gear Editor

Skaginn 3X has been awarded a contract by Norwegian fishing company BlueWild to supply a full fish processing factory onboard the company’s new freezer trawler. Catch will be transferred directly into water-filled storage tanks below the waterline where it remains alive before being taken to the factory facility. ..

FISHING/AQUACULTURE WEEK
GEAR | Nergard Havfiske’s newest trawler to be fitted with TMC compressors

GEAR | Nergard Havfiske’s newest trawler to be fitted with TMC compressors

By Baird Maritime Gear Editor

Vard has contracted TMC Compressors to supply an energy-efficient marine compressed air system for installation on a stern trawler being built for Norwegian fishing company Nergård Havfiske. The system will consist of two control and service air compressors plus air dryers. The compressors will utilise a ..

PASSENGER VESSEL WEEK
LETTERS | Battery companies should push the envelope for safer and better solutions

LETTERS | Battery companies should push the envelope for safer and better solutions

By Baird Maritime

Following the report from Norwegian Safety Investigation Authority, regarding the incident onboard the tour boat Brim, the industry is starting to discuss maritime battery safety more frequently. In a comment, the CEO of the International Institute of Marine Surveying raises a number of concerns. As a maritime battery ..

PASSENGER VESSEL WEEK
GEAR | Large inflatable lifeboat for cruise ships secures Lloyd’s Register type approval

GEAR | Large inflatable lifeboat for cruise ships secures Lloyd’s Register type approval

By Baird Maritime Gear Editor

Survitec’s large inflatable lifeboat is now ready to be installed on cruise ships after having received full type approval certification from classification society Lloyd’s Register. Certification follows the successful the completion of heavy weather sea trials (HWST) in December. All environmental and physical testing ..

Focus on Marine Engines and Propulsion Systems

Focus on Marine Engines and Propulsion Systems

This week, Baird Maritime looks at an interesting lineup of reviewed vessels featuring a selection of marine propulsion types, from conventional diesel engines to batteri ..