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Ferry Power: A Smooth and Quiet Ride

Posted to Propulsion (by Joseph Keefe ) on February 6, 2017

Volvo Penta Engines Power Quiet, Reliable Rides for Elizabeth River Ferry Passengers When two new Elizabeth River passenger ferries enter service in early 2017, passengers will not likely give thought to the engines powering the vessel, but they will appreciate the outcome – a smooth and quiet ride.

Schottel's Strahberger: One Year at the Helm

Posted to Propulsion (by Greg Trauthwein ) on February 1, 2017

Schottel, a ubiquitous German-based maritime propulsion company, is firing on all cylinders and preparing now for the inevitable maritime market upturn. The company's new Managing Director, Dr. Christian Strahberger, discusses the strategy.While the maritime industry endures an overall downturn…