Rolls-Royce engines for four Havila Kystruten’s LNG ferries

Rolls-Royce engines for four Havila Kystruten’s LNG ferries

Rolls-Royce said it won a contract to provide power and propulsion for four Havila Kystruten’s liquefied natural gas (LNG)-fuelled Ro-Pax vessels. Rolls-Royce will provide a fully integrated LNG power and propulsion solution to all four ships. This includes two LNG fuel tanks with process system, and control and safety systems, four Bergen gas engines, main […]

30 Oct 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

Hurtigruten and Rolls-Royce team up to supply  LNG-engines to cruise vessels

Hurtigruten and Rolls-Royce team up to supply LNG-engines to cruise vessels

  In recent weeks, Norwegian expedition cruise operator Hurtigruten has signed a Letter of Intent with Rolls-Royce for a major environmental upgrade programme to hybrid power. The deal comprises the supply of equipment to six existing passenger cruise vessels, with an option for a further three. The ships will completely change their power system with […]

18 May 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

Rolls-Royce signs $6.5m to supply Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) propulsion package for a Norwegian ship-owner

Rolls-Royce signs $6.5m to supply Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) propulsion package for a Norwegian ship-owner

Rolls-Royce has signed a US$6.5 million contract with Tersan Shipyard in Turkey. The contract is to supply a Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) propulsion package for a cargo carrier designed by NSK Ship Design for Norwegian shipowner NSK Shipping. The vessel will deliver fish food on behalf of BioMar Group. The new cargo carrier will be […]

15 Mar 2016 - ConferenzaGNL

Rolls-Royce completes LNG retrofit of Bergen Viking

Rolls-Royce completes LNG retrofit of Bergen Viking

The Rolls-Royce powered Bergen Viking has returned to service following a successful conversion from diesel-electric to Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG)-electric propulsion. LNG is growing in popularity as a marine fuel, and to date Rolls-Royce has delivered a total of 63 LNG engines to ships. LNG reduces Nitrogen Oxide (NOx) emissions by about 90 per cent […]

6 Jul 2015 - ConferenzaGNL

25 million hours of operation of Rolls-Royce LNG engines

25 million hours of operation of Rolls-Royce LNG engines

Rolls-Royce engines powered solely by liquefied natural gas (LNG) have completed 25 million hours of operation on land and at sea, since their introduction in 1991. More than 650 Bergen lean burn gas engines are in service today, with a power output up to 9,600kW. The engines are used for a variety of applications ranging […]

8 Jun 2015 - ConferenzaGNL