Posts Tagged ‘Caterpillar’

Caterpillar to deliver 3500 marine engines and generator sets direct from Tianjin

Caterpillar to deliver 3500 marine engines and generator sets direct from Tianjin
Deliveries of 3512 and 3516 marine engines and generator sets are on track to begin at Caterpillar’s established facility in Tianjin, China from February 2017 The first Cat Marine engines and generator sets to be produced at the company’s plant in Tianjin, China are being prepared for delivery. Caterpillar...
December 1st, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Caterpillar strengthens lead in LNG marine propulsion with cruise ship orders

Caterpillar strengthens lead in LNG marine propulsion with cruise ship orders
The M 46 DF MaK M 46 DF dual fuel engines to be installed on a new generation of cruise ships Hamburg, Germany – The selection of Caterpillar Marine dual fuel engines for a new generation of cruise ships provides further evidence of the power solutions specialist’s lead in the LNG marine propulsion...
October 14th, 2016 | Bunkering, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

PERFECt ISecond phase brings additional partners for piston free LNG container vessel

PERFECt ISecond phase brings additional partners for piston free LNG container vessel
Project partners GTT, CMA CGM (and its subsidiary CMA Ships) and DNV GL signed a cooperation agreement with new project participants * Hamburg, 8 September 2016: Project partners GTT, CMA CGM (and its subsidiary CMA Ships) and DNV GL signed a cooperation agreement with new project participants ABB, the...
September 8th, 2016 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Caterpillar Marine to Power World’s Most Efficient Ferries for Stena Line

Caterpillar Marine to Power World’s Most Efficient Ferries for Stena Line
Stena Line NB Ropax Hamburg, Germany – Caterpillar Marine is pleased to announce Cat® power solutions have been selected to power four 3100 LM RoPax Ferries for Stena Line. Each ferry will be equipped with two MaK™ 12 M 43 C propulsion engines. “By combining a set of proven technologies Caterpillar’s...
September 2nd, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Caterpillar Add Fuel to Daniel Dalton’s Fellowship

Caterpillar Add Fuel to Daniel Dalton’s Fellowship
Daniel Dalton MEP observing the testing of Perkins engines. Daniel Dalton MEP visited the Caterpillar site in Stafford to learn more about diesel engines. On Friday 27 May, Daniel Dalton, Member of the European Parliament for the West Midlands, visited Caterpillar as part of his Industry and Parliament...
June 1st, 2016 | Academia, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training, Technology | Read More

Caterpillar scoops Platts award for innovative twin fin propulsion system

Caterpillar scoops Platts award for innovative twin fin propulsion system
The twin fin propulsion system from Caterpillar was recognized as the Commercial Application of the Year at the 17th annual Platts Global Energy Awards Cat® Propulsion’s revolutionary twin fin system offers substantial efficiency gains across a range of ship types  A new concept in ship propulsion...
January 11th, 2016 | Awards, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Svitzer Chooses Cat® Power for First Vessels Built in Brazil

Svitzer Chooses Cat® Power for First Vessels Built in Brazil
Houston, TX – To power four new harbor tugboats under construction in Brazil, global towage and emergency response provider Svitzer turned to Caterpillar—purchasing eight Cat® 3516C marine propulsion engines and eight C4.4 generator sets. Part of the Maersk Group, the world’s largest container...
December 1st, 2015 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Caterpillar Propulsion unveils Azimuth additions to integrated tug package

Caterpillar Propulsion unveils Azimuth additions to integrated tug package
A completely fresh range of azimuth thrusters will be the standout feature of a newly integrated propulsion package from Caterpillar Propulsion targeting the tug market, developed to match the highest performance with the most competitive cost. The 60 tonne bollard pull Cat® Propulsion Marine Thruster...
June 2nd, 2015 | Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Caterpillar Launches Cat® 3500 Gasket Kits at the 2014 Workboat Show

Caterpillar Launches Cat® 3500 Gasket Kits at the 2014 Workboat Show
Hamburg Germany – Caterpillar Marine is pleased to announce the launch of Cat® 3500 marine diesel engine gasket kits for engine overhauls.  Cat gaskets are a critical part within Cat diesel engines and are specifically engineered with specialized materials to reduce leaks and keep fluid within...
December 3rd, 2014 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Caterpillar to Power Four Maersk Subsea Service Vessels with Part-Load Optimized M 32 E Engines

Caterpillar to Power Four Maersk Subsea Service Vessels with Part-Load Optimized M 32 E Engines
Hamburg Germany – Caterpillar Marine is pleased to announce MaK™ diesel electric propulsion (DEP) solutions have been selected to power four Maersk Supply Services (MSS) newbuilds to be constructed by COSCO (Dalian) Shipyards. Each vessel will be equipped with 4x MaK M 32 E generator sets with...
December 2nd, 2014 | Energy, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Cat® twin fin wins Seatrade Technical Innovation Award

Cat® twin fin wins Seatrade Technical Innovation Award
(l-r): Mattias Hansson,  Jörgen Karlsson, Marcel Van De Kreke, and Christopher Hayman Gothenburg, Sweden – The Caterpillar Propulsion twin fin system has won the Technical Innovation prize at the Seatrade Maritime Awards Middle East, Indian Subcontinent and Africa, Dubai – one of the highlights...
November 7th, 2014 | Awards, Events, HR, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Caterpillar Delivers 100th Generator Set with Local Content to Brazilian Offshore Industry

Caterpillar Delivers 100th Generator Set with Local Content to Brazilian Offshore Industry
Cat® 3512 Diesel Electric Propulsion (DEP) Generator Set Delivered to Offshore Supply Vessel (OSV) Rio de Janeiro, Brazil – Caterpillar Oil & Gas is pleased to announce the successful delivery of the 100th offshore generator set featuring Brazilian local content from the company’s Piracicaba,...
September 11th, 2014 | Energy, Gas, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Oil Industry, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Caterpillar Selected by Transnet National Ports Authority to Power Harbor Tugs

Caterpillar Selected by Transnet National Ports Authority to Power Harbor Tugs
MaK™ M 25 C Propulsion Engines to be Installed on Eight Tugs Hamburg, Germany – Caterpillar Marine is pleased to announce MaK™ 8 M 25 C propulsion engines have been selected by Transnet National Ports Authority to power eight identical 70 ton bollard-pull tugs on order at a South African shipyard....
September 10th, 2014 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Caterpillar Marine to Unveil New MaK™ M 25 E engine platform at SMM 2014

Efficient power solution can deliver up to $250, 000 in fuel savings for offshore supply vessels Hamburg, Germany – Caterpillar Marine is pleased to announce the launch of the MaK™ M 25 E engine platform at the 2014 SMM Exhibition, held September 9 -12in Hamburg, Germany. Developed for state-of-the-art...
September 9th, 2014 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Supply ships, Taxation, Technical | Read More

First Cat®3500 dual fuel generator sets to power fast ferries at 2016 Rio Olympics

First Cat®3500 dual fuel generator sets to power fast ferries at 2016 Rio Olympics
Lafayette, IN – Caterpillar Marineand Cat®Dealer Pon Power are pleased to announce the first Cat 3512C marine generator sets with Dynamic Gas Blending™ (DGB™) have been selected to power AssessoriaTransporteAquaviarofast ferries for the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. A total of 28...
September 8th, 2014 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More