Marine link
 

Coltec Wins $40 M Contract

The Fairbanks Morse Engine Division of Coltec Industries received an order from Avondale Shipyards Div. to produce engines valued at $40 million for the next two ships Avondale is building for the Strategic Sealift Program.

The order includes eight 10-cylinder Colt-Pielstick PC4.2 engines, each rated at 16,290-hp, and related equipment for the propulsion of the 950-ft. (289.5-m) ships. Delivery of the first four engines is scheduled for late 1996, and delivery of the second four for early 1997.

Fairbanks Morse Engine, based in Beloit, Wis., produces large, heavyduty diesel, gas and dual-fuel engines for marine propulsion and many other applications. Coltec Industries is based in New York.

For more information on Fairbanks Morse Circle 24 on Reader Service Card




Pod Propulsion History

"Limo" RoRo for Middle East
1996..Not A Vintage Year In Dry Bulk Markets Not A Vintage Year In Dry Bulk Markets
Aquastrada II To Be MTU-Powered
Emerson A d d s M a r i n e Jet Drives To Product Line
First ARPA Awards Announced
Gards Inc/s New Gearless Drive: Low Noise With Gear-Like Flexibility
Hitachi Zosen Completes VLCC Tohzan
Hull Completed On Showboat Branson Belle Louisiana License
Hydro-Propelled Ship Concept Receives Patent
Kvaerner Masa-Yards, Neste Convert Second Tanker For Arctic Traffic
MAN B&W Offers Presentation Brochure On Alpha Propulsion Systems
Mermaid Podded Propulsion Installed
MTU Power On lato Fast Ferry Market
Norway: Consolidations Continue To Shape Market
Peed Demons
Podded Propulsors Gain Wider Acceptance
Propulsor Efficiency: MIT Penguin Boat Takes Maiden Voyage
Red Funnel Orders Two Voith-Schneider Ferries From Ferguson Shipbuilders, Port Glasgow
SCANDINAVIA...The Ferry Business Proving Ground
Siemens, Schottel Team For Podded Drive Product
SSP Pod Approved For Service
Swath/Hydrofoil Hybrid Presented At Fast '95
Trinity Delivers Anchor-Handling/Tug Supply Boat
TRINITY DELIVERS POCAHONTAS, PASSENGER/VEHICLE FERRY, TO VIRGINIA
Trinity Delivers Second Cycloidal Tractor Tug; Launches Casino Boat
UltraJet Waterjets Available For Diverse Applications
Walter Machine Outfits Casino Vessels With Keel Coolers
Wartsila Engine Unveiling: A New Contender In Hie 320-mm Bore Stakes
Workboat Sector Mirrors Industry Trends
Yards, Suppliers Bring High-Tech To The Table
 
rss feeds | archive | privacy | history | articles | contributors | top news | contact us | about us | copyright