MTU introduces new marine genset
March 26, 2014—Rolls-Royce Power Systems has introduced a new MTU marine genset. The genset is based on a 6-cylinder Series 1600 inline engine delivering up to 323 kW output and compliant with IMO Tier II and EPA Tier 3 regulations. The marine engine version is configured for on-board power generation and is derived from a robust and cost-efficient Series 1600 unit used for power generation on land.
Bail for 33 of Seaman Guard Ohio 35
According to the bail conditions, the 33 ship members must produce surety of Rs 2 lakh each (about $3,330), reside in Chennai, and sign in at Mylapore police station twice a day, at 10 am and 5 pm.
SSI adds enhancements to ShipConstructor
ShipConstructor 2014 R2 is focused on streamlining workflows for users and enhancing the user experience.
Virgin Group plans cruise ship venture
The group sees the cruise market as having similarities to others it has successfully entered: big, dominated by a handful of major players and, in Virgin’s view, offering a product that needs to be refreshed.
Unified Command issues update on Texas spill response
The Coast Guard has been ramping up efforts to clean oil in the Ports of Texas City and Galveston Wednesday, as expected afternoon weather will likely hinder or halt operations due to safety concerns for responders.