Tag: MAN Energy Solutions

Milestone for first LPG conversion with Isle of Man design acceptance
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Milestone for first LPG conversion with Isle of Man design acceptance

BW LPG, the Isle of Man Ship Registry, Wärtsilä Gas Solutions, MAN Energy Solutions, and DNV GL have celebrated the first flag acceptance of a conversion to liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) as fuel for a very large gas carrier (VLGC). With the successful acceptance, BW LPG will begin the conversion of 12 vessels to dual...

MAN PrimeServ expands Omnicare concept
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MAN PrimeServ expands Omnicare concept

MAN PrimeServ, MAN Energy Solutions’ service brand, has extended its ‘PrimeServ Omnicare’ concept from turbomachinery into the marine and power segments. This one-stop service solution now also focuses on maintenance that covers non-MAN as well as MAN machinery, including engines, turbochargers and related auxiliaries. In the marine and power segments, PrimeServ Omnicare provides a maintenance...

LUKOIL shares lubricant experience
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LUKOIL shares lubricant experience

LUKOIL Marine Lubricants has shared its experience of operating with NAVIGO MCL Extra (40BN) with very low sulphur fuel oil (VLSFO) for 100 days. Using the right cylinder oil is the first step to avoid excessive liner wear on VLSFO. Feed rate optimisation is equally important for good engine condition, in combination with engine inspections...

Babcock awards propulsion contract to MAN ES
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Babcock awards propulsion contract to MAN ES

MAN Energy Solutions has won the contract to supply propeller equipment for five general-purpose frigates to be constructed by Babcock International Group. Each 138.7-m twin screw vessel, rated at more than 16,000 kW pr. shaftline, will be equipped with MAN Alpha VBS Mk 5 CP propeller systems, and all related equipment. The propeller configuration will...

Finnlines orders two-stroke propulsion package from MAN ES
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Finnlines orders two-stroke propulsion package from MAN ES

Finnish shipping company Finnlines has ordered six MAN B&W 9S50ME-C9.6 Tier II-compliant main engines for three of its 238-metre RoRo vessels intended for operation in the Baltic Sea. MAN Energy Solutions’ two-stroke licensee, Hyundai Heavy Industries, will build the engines in Korea, while Nanjing Jinling shipyard in China will construct the vessels. Delivery of the...

MAN two-stroke dual-fuel engines pass 1 million operating hours
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MAN two-stroke dual-fuel engines pass 1 million operating hours

MAN Energy Solutions reported that its portfolio of two-stroke, dual-fuel engines has accumulated 1 million operating hours.The milestone comes on the back of the 300 engines/6.3 GW sales the company recently announced for the segment, all running on alternative fuels. MAN Energy Solutions’ ME-GI (Gas Injection) and ME-LGI (Liquid Gas Injection) engines form the core...

MAN Cryo develops liquefied methane terminal in Swedish port
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MAN Cryo develops liquefied methane terminal in Swedish port

OxGas, a company fully owned by the Port of Oxelösund in Sweden has commissioned MAN Energy Solutions to act as “owners engineer” in the development and construction of a multi-functional terminal for liquefied methane-based fuels in the port of Oxelösund. The terminal will be designed to feed both liquefied natural gas (LNG) and green methane...

BW LPG orders further four LPG engine retrofits from MAN ES
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BW LPG orders further four LPG engine retrofits from MAN ES

Oslo-listed BW LPG, the first shipowner to place retrofit orders for the MAN B&W ME-LGIP LPG-powered engine, has now exercised an option in the initial contract and ordered a further four retrofits from MAN Energy Solutions. The initial contract covered the first retrofitting of four MAN B&W 6G60ME-C9.2 HFO-burning engines to 6G60ME-C9.5-LGIP LPG-propelled dual-fuel engines....

MAN ES launches open initiative for digital data integration & collaboration
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MAN ES launches open initiative for digital data integration & collaboration

The new digital platform mýa provides asset owners with a single, secure interface to data from multiple equipment manufacturers MAN Energy Solutions has launched a new digital platform under the name of mýa, enabling the integration of Original Equipment Manufacturers’ (OEM) data across the marine, power, and energy industries, among others. The platform enables the...

MAN Energy Solutions launches fluid monitor for lube oil
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MAN Energy Solutions launches fluid monitor for lube oil

MAN Energy Solutions has launched a new monitor for lube oil to help owners monitor on an ongoing basis the degradation and contamination of lube oil. The MAN Fluid Monitor for lube oil is a light and robust system that immediately detects the tiniest anomalies in the lube-oil systems of four-stroke engines, turbomachinery and auxiliary...

Local MAN Alpha CP propeller assembly and test facility agreed for China
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Local MAN Alpha CP propeller assembly and test facility agreed for China

An intercompany agreement has been signed between MAN Energy Solutions’ China Production and Four-Stroke Denmark’s Aft Ship & Propeller Department to expand the propeller business even more into the Chinese market by establishing a local CPP Assembly & Test facility. The target is to double the market share – and the plan is to start...

Industry leaders join forces on ammonia-fuelled tanker project
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Industry leaders join forces on ammonia-fuelled tanker project

MISC Berhad, Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI), Lloyd’s Register (LR) and MAN Energy Solutions have announced that they will work together on a joint development project (JDP) for an ammonia-fuelled tanker to support shipping’s drive towards a decarbonised future. The creation of the alliance has been motivated by the partners’ shared belief that the maritime industry...