Passenger Ship Technology
New heat-to-power system launched
New heat-to-power system launched
Passenger Ship Technology 3rd Quarter 2014
Echogen Power Systems has launched a heat-to-power system that uses CO2 to convert exhaust energy to power, in contrast to the traditionally used steam model. It is currently trialling the system and ...
New French ferry equipped with integrated monitoring system
New French ferry equipped with integrated monitoring system
Passenger Ship Technology 3rd Quarter 2014
Advanced software lies at the heart of new integrated alarm monitoring and control system technology supplied and installed by manufacturer and electrical engineering specialist CMR France on the 60m ...
Carnival widens its scrubbers net
Carnival widens its scrubbers net
Passenger Ship Technology 3rd Quarter 2014
Carnival Corp has announced plans to extend installations of its exhaust gas cleaning technology to more than 70 vessels. The expansion, which will cover over 70 per cent of its entire fleet, is a ...
Fjord Line’s Oslofjord ready to sail
Fjord Line’s Oslofjord ready to sail
Passenger Ship Technology 3rd Quarter 2014
Fjord Line has taken delivery of its remodelled and upgraded cruiseferry Oslofjord after it was rebuilt by the STX Rauma shipyard in Finland for service on a new line between Sandefjord, Norway and ...
MSC and others in renaissance mode
MSC and others in renaissance mode
Passenger Ship Technology 3rd Quarter 2014
MSC Armonia will be the first of four Lirica class vessels to enter MSC Cruises’ ‘renaissance’ programme. Announced in December 2013, the programme represents a total investment of ...
Praise for first LNG cruiseferries
Praise for first LNG cruiseferries
Passenger Ship Technology 3rd Quarter 2014
Norway’s Fjord Line is a small ferry operator, yet it is a global pioneer. It became the first operator to put an LNG-fuelled cruiseferry, Stavangerfjord, into service in July last year, with a ...
Stena’s Italian fleet makes waves
Stena’s Italian fleet makes waves
Passenger Ship Technology 3rd Quarter 2014
At the end of 2012, Stena Line formulated an action plan to improve profitability through new, integrated solutions for freight customers, value-added offerings for passengers and a lower cost base. ...
Passenger ship with a difference
Passenger ship with a difference
Passenger Ship Technology 3rd Quarter 2014
Mercy Ships is building the world’s first purpose-built, non-governmental hospital ship after reaching an agreement with China Shipbuilding Industry Corp (CSIC). The vessel will be built by ...
Western Ferries technical director Graeme Fletcher explains how the operator’s latest ships have achieved internal energy efficiencies
Western Ferries technical director Graeme Fletcher explains how the operator’s latest ships have achieved internal energy efficiencies
Passenger Ship Technology 3rd Quarter 2014
Scottish ferry operator Western Ferries’ latest vessels to join the fleet illustrate how it has managed to make internal energy efficiencies. Ropax ferries Sound of Seil and Sound of Soay, ...
The energy saving features of a recent patrol vessel are transferable to ferries
The energy saving features of a recent patrol vessel are transferable to ferries
Passenger Ship Technology 3rd Quarter 2014
Incat Crowther has designed a vessel for the Great Barrier Reef World Heritage area that spearheads a wide number of energy efficient and green features, not just in terms of the mechanics and the ...
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