Tag: MAN Energy Solutions

Trio sign strategic agreement on engine digitisation
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Trio sign strategic agreement on engine digitisation

MAN Energy Solutions, Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) and HSD Engine (HSD) have agreed to cooperate in the field of marine engine systems digitisation. The companies will define a framework for a future long-term strategic digital cooperation in the areas of marine engine solutions and auxiliary systems data, the collection and analysis of the...

MAN B&W dual-fuel engines pass half-million hour milestone
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MAN B&W dual-fuel engines pass half-million hour milestone

MAN Energy Solutions has announced that its two-stroke, dual-fuel portfolio has logged over 500,000 operational hours, marking over 250 sales that the company has won within its entire portfolio of dual-fuel engines all running on liquefied natural gas (LNG) or other, cleaner fuels such as liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) and methanol. MAN Energy Solutions’ ME-GI...

Hybrid power proves cost-efficient for container feeder vessels
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Hybrid power proves cost-efficient for container feeder vessels

A cooperation between MAN Energy Solutions, Corvus Energy, and DNV GL to examine the cost effectiveness of hybrid power solutions in a 1,700 TEU container feeder vessel has found that it is possible to achieve payback times as low as two to three years in certain scenarios. The study, named HYCAS, saw the companies test...

Industry shows support for Methanol as marine fuel
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Industry shows support for Methanol as marine fuel

The shipping community has shown support for the use of Methanol as a marine fuel during a recent seminar held in Athens. The seminar series organiser Capt Saleem Alavi, president of Sea Commerce, reinforced the advantages of Methanol compared to liquefied natural gas (LNG), which is being heavily marketed as a long-term solution. “Methanol is...

MAN Cryo wins order for hybrid gas-battery propulsion system
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MAN Cryo wins order for hybrid gas-battery propulsion system

MAN Cryo, MAN Energy Solutions’ marine LNG fuel-gas-system manufacturer, has announced that it will supply an LNG fuel-gas supply system to a Norwegian live-fish carrier ordered by Nordlaks, one of Norway’s largest aquaculture companies. The new vessel will be a sister to an identical vessel ordered during the summer of 2018, also for Nordlaks and...

Baltic RoPax to be powered by MAN dual-fuel package
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Baltic RoPax to be powered by MAN dual-fuel package

German ferry operator TT-Line has confirmed an order of four MAN 51/60DF engines for its 230 metre-long newbuild RoPax vessel. The order was made by Jinling Shipyard in China. The vessel will feature a complete MAN propulsion package, including propellers, a fuel-gas-supply system (FGSS), and HyProp ECO, MAN’s fuel-saving, hybrid propulsion system. The newbuilding is...

MAN Energy Solutions unveils low-pressure two-stroke gas engine
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MAN Energy Solutions unveils low-pressure two-stroke gas engine

As a result of market demand, MAN Energy Solutions Two-Stroke Business Unit has developed a low-pressure gas engine as a supplement to its existing dual-fuel ME-GI engine. The new gas engine will prioritise low-pressure dual-fuel to compliment MAN Energy Solutions present portfolio of solutions. The company aims to complete the development of the new engine...

Pacific Basin signs service agreement with MAN Energy Solutions
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Pacific Basin signs service agreement with MAN Energy Solutions

Pacific Basin Shipping has signed a service agreement with MAN Energy Solutions Hong Kong to cover field, workshop, and technical services on MAN main engines, generators and turbochargers onboard 111 dry-bulk ships. MAN PrimeServ will manage the contract from Hong Kong in close cooperation with the PrimeServ global network that covers some 120 service hubs....

MAN Energy enters hydrogen economy with 40 per cent share in H-Tec Systems
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MAN Energy enters hydrogen economy with 40 per cent share in H-Tec Systems

MAN Energy Solutions is acquiring 40 per cent of the shares of the electrolysis technology company H-Tec Systems to help both companies improve the energy efficiency of their operations and enable MAN Energy Solutions to enter the hydrogen economy. H-Tec Systems has more than 20 years’ experience in the research and development of hydrogen technology...

Eastern Pacific Shipping orders 11 ME-GI engines
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Eastern Pacific Shipping orders 11 ME-GI engines

Singapore-based Eastern Pacific Shipping has ordered five 15,000-teu boxships with scrubbers and requested another six vessels with dual-fuel engine configurations. All vessels will be powered by MAN B&W-branded two-stroke engines. The first five engines with scrubbers will be conventional MAN B&W 11G90ME-C units and are due for delivery between 2019-2020. The six further vessels will...

Hapag-Lloyd selects MAN Energy Solutions for LNG conversion pilot
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Hapag-Lloyd selects MAN Energy Solutions for LNG conversion pilot

Hapag-Lloyd has signed an agreement with MAN Energy Solutions to convert its 15,000 TEU container vessel to dual-fuel operation, capable of running on both heavy fuel oil (HFO) and liquefied natural gas (LNG). The Sajir currently operates with a MAN B&W 9S90ME-C engine and will be converted to a dual-fuel MAN B&W ME-GI (Gas Injection)...