Posts Tagged ‘GE’

GE LM2500 Module Testing; GE Gas Turbines for United States Navy FFG(X) Frigates

GE LM2500 Module Testing; GE Gas Turbines for United States Navy FFG(X) Frigates
GE LM2500 marine gas turbine NATIONAL HARBOR, MARYLAND (April 9, 2018) – GE’s Marine Solutions announces it has successfully completed the acoustic attenuation and weight comparison testing between its new lightweight composite LM2500 gas turbine module and the steel enclosure. The results verified...
April 9th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Military, Technical, Technology | Read More

GE LM2500 Marine Gas Turbines Power Japanese JS Kaga Helicopter-Carrying Destroyer

GE LM2500 Marine Gas Turbines Power Japanese JS Kaga Helicopter-Carrying Destroyer
JS Kaga (DDH 184) EVENDALE, OHIO (May 9, 2017) – GE’s Marine Solutions reports that the Japan Maritime Self Defense Force (JMSDF) commissioned its second Izumo-class helicopter-carrying destroyer. The new JS Kaga (DDH 184) is powered by four GE LM2500 marine gas turbines, and was commissioned...
May 9th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Military, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

French Navy’s AUVERGNE FREMM powered by GE LM2500+G4 Gas Turbine-Based Propulsion System

French Navy’s AUVERGNE FREMM powered by GE LM2500+G4 Gas Turbine-Based Propulsion System
The French Navy’s frigate “Auvergne” Power-Dense GE LM2500+G4 Marine Gas Turbine Propulsion System Onboard French Navy’s Auvergne FREMM Frigate EVENDALE, OHIO (May 2, 2017) – GE’s Marine Solutions reports that the FREMM multi-mission frigate Auvergne was delivered to the French...
May 2nd, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Military, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Setting Sail to New Horizons…

Setting Sail to New Horizons…
Tim Schweikert Setting Sail to New Horizons: Challenges and Solutions in the Cruise Market for 2017 by Tim Schweikert, president & CEO, GE’s Marine Solutions Approximately 130 million Chinese citizens travel internationally, making China the world’s largest outbound travel market in the world....
March 13th, 2017 | Cruise Industry, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Tourism, Tourism | Read More

Creating the Perfect Hue for a Bright Energy Future

Creating the Perfect Hue for a Bright Energy Future
City at night Creating the Perfect Hue for a Bright Energy Future by Francesco Falco, chief commercial officer, GE’s Power Conversion Red, yellow and blue are the three primary colors. They are the building blocks for every other color. Individually, each is bold and bright, but by combing all three,...
December 28th, 2016 | Energy | Read More

GE Deepens Its Commitment towards Efficient Maritime Operations by Reinvesting in Its State-of-the-Art DP School

GE Deepens Its Commitment towards Efficient Maritime Operations by Reinvesting in Its State-of-the-Art DP School
DP Workstation The Reinvestment in the Facility Will Provide Better Customer Experience and Hands-on Learning Opportunities The Facility Will Expand Its Current DP Training Capability to Provide Wider Scope of Marine Operations The School Has Recently Obtained Nautical Institute’s Accreditation to...
November 30th, 2016 | Academia, HR, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training, Technical, Technology | Read More

GE BLOG: Digital Transformation – Ocean of a Difference

GE BLOG: Digital Transformation – Ocean of a Difference
GE BLOG: Digital Transformation – Ocean of a Difference by Tim Schweikert, president & CEO, GE’s Marine Solutions At a time when the global marine industry is impacted by market fluctuations, over supply, margin pressures and labor shortages, operators are facing increasing challenge to reduce...
November 16th, 2016 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipmanagement, Technical, Technology | Read More

GE and Maersk Drilling to Pilot Marine Digital Transformation

– The Partnership Will Allow GE and Maersk Drilling to Optimize Vessel Maintenance and Operation Efficiency through Big Data GE’s Seastream* Insight is the Latest Innovation in Marine Asset Performance Management The Pilot Project Targets to Reduce Maintenance Cost by up to 20 Percent and Increase...
November 16th, 2016 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipmanagement, Technical, Technology | Read More

GE Signs Multilateral MOU to Develop COGES LPG-Fueled Ferry Design

GE Signs Multilateral MOU to Develop COGES LPG-Fueled Ferry Design
GE LPG Ferry MOU signing on 9 November 2016 at Busan Diesel engines replaced by Liquid Propane Gas (LPG)-fueled GE gas turbine system Collaboration with Korean and global partners to develop eco-friendly LPG-fueled ferry design  Ferry design to satisfy stringent global environmental and safety regulations;...
November 15th, 2016 | Bunkering, Cruise Ferry, LPG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

GE’s Marine Solutions Strengthens Its Presence in ASEAN and China

GE’s Marine Solutions Strengthens Its Presence in ASEAN and China
GE’s SeaStream dynamic positioning console. .  Jason Electronics is Appointed as GE’s Value-Added Reseller for Its Seastream DP Systems The Agreement Allows More Customers in the ASEAN and China Region to Benefit from GE’s Latest Digital Marine Solutions The Technology Will be Showcased at OSEA2016...
November 3rd, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

GE, BIW, USN LM2500 Gas Turbine Module Modernization Program to Lower Life Cycle Costs and Enclosure Weight

GE, BIW, USN LM2500 Gas Turbine Module Modernization Program to Lower Life Cycle Costs and Enclosure Weight
tHE standard LM2500 gas turbine GE, Bath Iron Works and United States Navy Introduce LM2500 Gas Turbine Module Modernization Program to Lower Life Cycle Costs; Reduce Enclosure Weight by 50% EVENDALE, OHIO (August 3, 2016) –GE’s Marine Solutions announced that the LM2500 gas turbine Module Modernization...
August 3rd, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

GE Appoints New President and CEO for its Power Conversion Business

GE Appoints New President and CEO for its Power Conversion Business
Azeez Mohammed Seasoned industry leader Azeez Mohammed announced as the new President & CEO of GE Energy Connections’ Power Conversion business Emphasis on reinforcing digital capacity and investment in research and development Customers to benefit from strengthening of services network and increased...
July 20th, 2016 | Company Profiles, HR, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Person Profiles, Technical, Technology | Read More

Turkish Navy’s Third MILGEM Corvette Launched; Powered by LM2500 Gas Turbine

Turkish Navy’s Third MILGEM Corvette Launched; Powered by LM2500 Gas Turbine
EVENDALE, Ohio (July 14, 2016) –GE’s Marine Solutions announced that the Turkish Navy’s third MILGEM multi-purpose corvette TCG Burgazada was launched powered by a GE LM2500 gas turbine-based propulsion system. The launch ceremony was held in mid-June at the Istanbul Naval Shipyard; a keel...
July 14th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Military, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Top names unite to drive forward LNG as a marine fuel

Top names unite to drive forward LNG as a marine fuel
13 July 2016, London – Carnival Corporation & plc, DNV GL, ENGIE, ENN, GE, GTT, Lloyd’s Register, Mitsubishi Corporation, NYK Line, Port of Rotterdam, Qatargas, Shell, TOTE Inc. and Wärtsilä have announced a new cross-industry initiative called SEA\LNG, to accelerate the use of liquefied...
July 13th, 2016 | Bunkering, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

GE to Provide Maintenance Services on Gazflot’s Semi Sub Drilling Vessels

  – GE Will Provide Maintenance Services and Supervise the Entire Dry-Docking of the Two Semi Sub Drilling Vessels, Northern Lights and Polar Star, with CIMC Raffles GE Will Exploit Its System Capability, Service Excellence and Service Know-How to Ensure Vessel Performance Optimization After...
June 9th, 2016 | Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

GE Technology Powers Eastern Shipbuilding’s next generation of multipurpose supply vessels

GE Technology Powers Eastern Shipbuilding’s next generation of multipurpose supply vessels
GE was chosen as the trusted partner of choice for Hornbeck Offshore Services’ next generation of U.S. flag, Jones Act-qualified MPSVs, constructed at Eastern Shipbuilding. Transaction Comes after GE Equipped 20 Vessels for Eastern Shipbuilding, Marking GE as the Partner of Choice for Critical Technologies...
May 3rd, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

GE to Showcase Its Latest Marine Innovations at Sea Japan 2016

GE to Showcase Its Latest Marine Innovations at Sea Japan 2016
Bringing Both Physical and Digital Solutions, GE’s Technologies Help Achieve More Efficient Maritime Operations While Meeting Stringent Environmental Regulations Providing Marine Solutions to the Country’s Shipbuilders, Shipowners and Navy, GE is a Reliable Partner of Choice for Japan’s Marine...
April 13th, 2016 | Associations, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Advancing marine operations through data

Advancing marine operations through data
In chaos theory, it is said that a butterfly flapping its wings in the Sahara could cause a tsunami on the other side of the world; some have attributed this to the supposed fundamental interconnectedness of all things. Today, thanks to the Internet, connectivity has become possible and “visible, ”...
March 29th, 2016 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology | Read More

GE Propels the US Navy with Increased Resilience and Decreased Operational Cost

GE Propels the US Navy with Increased Resilience and Decreased Operational Cost
Adam Kabulski GE’s Electrical Power and Propulsion System Enables ESB 4 to Operate at a Speed of 15 Knots with an Endurance of over 9, 500 Nautical Miles GE’s Electrical Solution Saves Long-Term Operational Cost Due to Decreased Reliance on Fuel Oil The Deal Highlights the Growing Trend in Electric...
March 24th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Military, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

GE Brings Latest Technology Innovations to Build Safer, Cleaner and More Efficient Cruise Vessels

GE Brings Latest Technology Innovations to Build Safer, Cleaner and More Efficient Cruise Vessels
GE Brings Latest Technology Innovations to Build Safer, Cleaner and More Efficient Cruise Vessels GE Showcases Its Latest Marine Technologies at Seatrade Cruise Global 2016 GE’s COGES System Offers Low Emissions and Reliable Power in a Compact Configuration Digital Solution SeaStream* Insight is Set...
March 14th, 2016 | Emissions, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technology | Read More

GE Extends RCN Contract for Maintenance/Logistics Support of LM2500 Gas Turbine Fleet

GE Extends RCN Contract for Maintenance/Logistics Support of LM2500 Gas Turbine Fleet
RCN Halifax class Winnepeg GE Extends Royal Canadian Navy Contract for Maintenance and Logistic Support of LM2500 Gas Turbine-Based Frigates; Outstanding Fleet Availability Over 14 Years EVENDALE, Ohio (February 1, 2016) — GE Canada announced it recently extended a contract with Public Services...
February 1st, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Military, Shiprepair | Read More

GE LM6000PG Marine Module Package Certified…

GE LM6000PG Marine Module Package Certified…
LM6000 Package transfer to roof assembly Massa GE LM6000PG Marine Module Package Certified Following Extensive Testing;42 MW of Power Effortlessly Achieved EVENDALE, Ohio (January 15, 2016) – GE Marine and GE Oil & Gas announced that the marine module package design for its LM6000PG aeroderivative...
January 14th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Regulatory, Technical, Technology | Read More

GE to Provide Key Technology to the UK Defence Infrastructure Organisation…

GE to Provide Key Technology to the UK Defence Infrastructure Organisation…
GE to Provide Key Technology to the UK Defence Infrastructure Organisation for the Royal Navy’s Portsmouth Naval Base GE builds on its long lasting relationship with the Royal Navy by providing Rotary Frequency Converter (RFC) system to the Defence Infrastructure Organisation (DIO) GE will utilise...
November 20th, 2015 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Military, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

GE Contracted to Provide In-Service Support for LM2500 Gas Turbines that Power Royal Australian Navy Frigates

GE Contracted to Provide In-Service Support for LM2500 Gas Turbines that Power Royal Australian Navy Frigates
Photo of a LM2500 gas turbine SYDNEY, Australia (April 21, 2015) – GE announced it has signed an in-service support contract with the Australian Defence Materiel Organisation’s Maritime Cross-Platform Systems Program Office.  Under the contract, GE will provide maintenance and logistic support...
April 21st, 2015 | Company Profiles, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Military, News, Politics and Government, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More