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    GEAR | MAN to supply turbochargers for Turkish Suezmax tanker trio

    GEAR | MAN to supply turbochargers for Turkish Suezmax tanker trio

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    COLUMN | Battle of the batteries: OSVs go plug in [Offshore Accounts]

    COLUMN | Battle of the batteries: OSVs go plug in [Offshore Accounts]

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    GEAR | NES supplies advanced shore charging stations for Fjord1’s electric ferries

    GEAR | NES supplies advanced shore charging stations for Fjord1’s electric ferries

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    Welcome to Marine Engines & Propulsion Systems (MEPS) Week!

    Welcome to Marine Engines & Propulsion Systems (MEPS) Week!

  • GEAR | Baudouin updates the 6M19.3

    GEAR | Baudouin updates the 6M19.3

  • GEAR | MAN to supply turbochargers for Turkish Suezmax tanker trio
  • COLUMN | Battle of the batteries: OSVs go plug in [Offshore Accounts]
  • GEAR | NES supplies advanced shore charging stations for Fjord1’s electric ferries
  • Welcome to Marine Engines & Propulsion Systems (MEPS) Week!
  • GEAR | Baudouin updates the 6M19.3
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GEAR | HamiltonJet’s newest waterjet series promises speeds in excess of 50 knots

GEAR | HamiltonJet’s newest waterjet series promises speeds in excess of 50 knots

By Baird Maritime Gear Editor

HamiltonJet recently launched the HJX29, the first model in its new HJX waterjet series. The new range sits just below the company’s HTX jets with regard to size and will gradually replace the HJ jet range. HamiltonJet Managing Director Ben Reed says the HJX jets will deliver four to six per cent more thrust at higher ..

BOOK REVIEW | Shipyard Projects: Planning and Management

BOOK REVIEW | Shipyard Projects: Planning and Management

By Neil Baird

This brilliant book is exactly what it is described as on its cover. It should be read, studied and carefully digested by anyone in any way involved with ship design, building, renovation, repair or modification projects. In other words, by anyone doing business with a shipyard irrespective of whether they be naval ..

Austal Australia acquires local ship repair firm

Austal Australia acquires local ship repair firm

By Baird Maritime

Austal Australia has entered into an agreement to acquire BSE Maritime Solutions, a ship repair and support business for defence, commercial, tourism, and luxury vessel customers, operating in Cairns and Brisbane. The acquisition of the business carries an enterprise value of AU$27.5 million (US$19.5 million). Austal ..

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GEAR | Eastern Pacific Shipping’s Newcastlemax bulkers to be powered by MAN dual-fuel engines

GEAR | Eastern Pacific Shipping’s Newcastlemax bulkers to be powered by MAN dual-fuel engines

By Baird Maritime Gear Editor

MAN Energy Solutions has received an order for five 6G70ME-GI Mk 10.5 dual-fuel, two-stroke engines in connection with the construction of five 210,000DWT Newcastlemax bulk carriers for Singapore-based Eastern Pacific Shipping (EPS). The engines are designed to operate on either diesel fuel or LNG. Features include the ..

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GEAR | MAN to supply turbochargers for Turkish Suezmax tanker trio

GEAR | MAN to supply turbochargers for Turkish Suezmax tanker trio

By Baird Maritime Gear Editor

MAN Energy Solutions has won an order to provide three TCT60 turbochargers for the main engines aboard three 158,000DWT Suezmax tankers owned by Turkish shipping company Yasa Tanker. MAN B&W 6G70ME-C10.5 main engines will power each of the vessel, which are currently under construction at Daehan Shipbuilding Company ..

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GEAR | Steerprop azimuth propulsion to propel new shallow-draught icebreaking walk-to-work vessel

GEAR | Steerprop azimuth propulsion to propel new shallow-draught icebreaking walk-to-work vessel

By Baird Maritime Gear Editor

The world’s first double acting, shallow-draught icebreaking vessel, built by Dutch shipyard Royal Niestern Sander for the Russian companies Mercury Sakhalin and Pola, will be fitted with Steerprop’s azimuth units as its main propulsion and steering system. The walk-to-work vessel will operate all year round in ..

Welcome to Marine Engines & Propulsion Systems (MEPS) Week!

Welcome to Marine Engines & Propulsion Systems (MEPS) Week!

There has been so much news forthcoming regarding engines and propulsion systems lately that we are spoilt for choice. Probably the biggest topic lately has been ..