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Fincantieri Marinette Marine gets Saudi contract via US consortium

Fincantieri Marinette Marine gets Saudi contract via US consortium

Genoa - The U.S. government has awarded the Lockheed Martin-led consortium, which includes Fincantieri, an Undefinitized Contract Action award, as an initial commission ahead of a Foreign Military Sales contract, for the construction of 4 Multi-Mission Surface Combatants for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Oristano, LNG terminal approved

Oristano, LNG terminal approved

Oristano - The Port Authority’s Management Committee gave the go-ahead for a fifty-year concession to Edison SpA to build the first liquefied natural gas terminal in Sardinia. It will be built in the port area of Oristano on a property of over 11,000sqm associated with almost 8,000sqm of water

Wartsila to promote smart-ships in Norway

Wartsila to promote smart-ships in Norway

London - Transas, a Wartsila company based in the UK, has announced that it will develop a smart technology solution for the Norwegian fleet operator Wilson SSA. The system will generate a collaborative environment for ship operations by connecting ship fleet operations with ports and coastal traffic management

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Fuels: methanol is back

Fuels: methanol is back

Genoa - The new dual-fuel engine built at the Wartsila shipyards in Trieste, Sweden’s Summeth sustainable navigation research project, and ENI’s experiment on a fleet of Fiat 500s signal the return of the love affair between manufacturing and methanol

“Easy LNG” project under way

“Easy LNG” project under way

Livorno - Energy efficiency, the decarbonisation of the ports, and reducing fossil fuel use and polluting emissions. These were the topics discussed at Palazzo Rosciano during the meeting to launch the GNL Facile (tr. “Easy LNG”) project

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