The shaft generator on a ship is an excellent example of a waste heat recovery system, which not only utilizes the waste energy from the engine but also supplies the additional work to the propeller shaft when the main engine is underperforming.
The main purpose of refractory material that is used inside a marine boiler is to contain the heat generated by burning of the fuel in the furnace and to minimize heat losses from the furnace.
Marine boiler is an important machinery on board ships. Let’s take a look as to how a marine boiler is chosen and its capacity estimated while designing a ship.
The function of a fin stabilizer, found at the bottom part of the ship’s hull, is to provide resistance to the excess rolling of ship in either direction.
LNG is growing in popularity as a marine fuel. Let’s take a look at some of the major LNG vessels and projects, either launched or under development.
Learn about ten important performance enhancing tips, which are often ignored by engineers while operating oily water separator on board ships.
Learn how different methods and arrangements that are used to supply fresh charge air to marine diesel engines have changed over the years.
Working in the maritime industry, we all know that planning and carrying out regular equipment maintenance is better than no-maintenance at all. But does that mean we would have to only rely on the planned or the periodic maintenance system that has been followed commonly by the whole fraternity.
Learn about eight important points that must be considered while carrying out inspection and maintenance of ship’s engine room crane.
Learn about the various properties and requirements considered while constructing membrane type tanks for transportation of LNG Cargo on ships.