Water fuel emulsion systems for CCL ships

Dutch-based IPCO Power has won an order from Carnival Cruise Lines (CCL). The company will deliver its water fuel emulsion systems for the ‘Carnival Sunrise’, ‘Carnival Freedom’ and ‘Carnival Spirit’. Both ‘Carnival Sunrise’ and ‘Carnival Freedom’ will receive their second WFE systems, while ‘Carnival Spirit’ [Read more...]

2022-06-27T15:43:08+00:00 June 27th, 2022|Technology|

Speedcast expands satcoms offering

Due to surging demand in the cruise and energy markets, satcoms service provider Speedcast has significantly expanded its unified global platform (UGP). The company has added 13 Gbps of capacity to its network over the last month. Following this latest expansion, the platform now includes [Read more...]

2022-06-13T20:09:24+00:00 June 13th, 2022|Technology|

Ropax containerised shore power unit unveiled

Maritime technology company, Trident BMC has introduced a containerised shore connection solution dedicated to ropaxes and containerships. With a maximum capacity of 7,500 kVA, the C-AMP 7500D transfers power from a land-based grid. Receiving power from external energy source allows vessels to shut down their [Read more...]

2022-06-13T19:58:44+00:00 June 13th, 2022|Technology|

Telenor connects up ‘Ambience’

Oslo-based marine communications provider, Telenor Maritime has provided satcoms connectivity to Ambassador Cruises’ first ship, ‘Ambience’. According to a report, Telenor carried out network design and the system’s installation, which comprises of a Ku-band VSAT and mobile broadband backhaul. The mobile broadband solution will provide [Read more...]

2022-06-13T19:45:02+00:00 June 13th, 2022|Technology|

Telenor to provide Storylines’ connectivity

Telenor Maritime has designed Storylines residential cruise ship ‘Narrative’s’ on board network. ‘Narrative’s’ complex network must cover a myriad of connectivity needs, both IoT and personal: OEMs, TV and entertainment, electronic door locks, the internal phone system and personal device connectivity among many others, Telenor [Read more...]

2022-05-27T17:48:07+00:00 May 27th, 2022|Technology|

KiwiRail’s new ferries to be fitted with electric propulsion

Siemens Energy is to supply the integrated electric propulsion system (EPS) for KiwiRail’s Interislander’s new rail-enabled, environmentally-friendly ferries. The EPS includes the alternators, switchboards, batteries, azimuth thrusters, power and battery management systems and integrated alarm system. In addition, Hyundai Mipo Dockyard and Siemens Energy entered [Read more...]

2022-05-27T17:46:03+00:00 May 27th, 2022|Technology|