Archive for February, 2013

More car carriers benefit from established MacGregor electric-drive technology

More car carriers benefit from established MacGregor electric-drive technology
a new generation of ‘eco-friendly’ efficient PCTCs with all-electrically-driven internal and external RoRo outfits entered service in 2011 MacGregor, part of Cargotec, has secured a contract to deliver electrically-driven RoRo equipment for two new car carriers under construction at Shin-Kurushima’s...
February 1st, 2013 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

NSC to implement GL Condition Monitoring Survey Arrangement for Engine Pistons

NSC to implement GL Condition Monitoring Survey Arrangement for Engine Pistons
Piston with piston rings seen through scavenge ports of large 2-stroke diesel engine. Source – GL. Hamburg/Germany, 1 February 2013 – German shipping company NSC Schifffahrtsgesellschaft mbH & Cie. KG (NSC) has decided to implement a Condition Monitoring (CM) survey arrangement on the...
February 1st, 2013 | Classification Societies, News, Technical | Read More