September 10, 2023
GE Vernova’s Power Conversion business to host panel session at DSEI 2023 on navies’ future energy demands
September 5, 2023
GE Vernova’s Power Conversion business to showcase industry-leading electrification technologies at Gastech 2023
Power Conversion is leading the path to cleaner LNG (Liquefied Natural Gas) operations with highly reliable electrification solutions that are helping to reduce carbon emissions. Its energy-efficient electric ship solutions support decarbonization for vessels working in the energy sector without compromising performance. Power Conversion recently won a contract award from HD Hyundai Heavy Industries Co.
June 12, 2023
GE Vernova’s Power Conversion business is helping steel producers meet both the challenge of decarbonization and grid stability
Power Conversion–a GE Vernova business–has developed Direct Feed, an advanced solution directly connected to the grid to help steel producers optimize their OPEX, while delivering ultimate grid power quality. With more than 120 years of expertise in the manufacturing of power electronics solutions, GE Vernova is a partner of choice for the co-development of H2 electrolysis systems. Steel production is a CO2 and energy-intensive activity, which represents 7% of the global ener
June 9, 2023
Cooperation Agreement between Tenova and GE Vernova’s Power Conversion business for tailored medium voltage power feeding solutions for large EAFs
Tenova, a global company specialized in sustainable solutions for the green transition of the metals industry, and Power Conversion–a GE Vernova business–, a leading company in supplying advanced electrical systems and services for a wide range of industries, signed a Cooperation Agreement to join efforts and work together on target projects to offer and implement innovative power feeding solutions based on medium voltage power converters for Electric Arc Furnace (EAF) or Submerged Arc Furnace (SAF) technolog
June 7, 2023
GE to showcase world-leading naval power and propulsion technology at MADEX
GE offers a full spectrum of electric drive propulsion and gas turbine solutions including mechanical drive, hybrid electric drive or integrated full electric propulsion. GE Vernova’s Power Conversion business will showcase vessel electrification solutions that are helping the world’s leading navies and coast guards to energize their missions with high levels of power-sharing flexibility. GE Marine will display gas turbine features and benefits, while demonstrating total lifecycle cost adv
May 31, 2023
GE Vernova’s Power Conversion business showcases SeaJet* 1.5 to 4 MW podded propulsion system for operations in harsh sea ice conditions, at CANSEC
GE Vernova’s Power Conversion business will showcase vessel electrification technologies that are helping the world’s leading navies and coast guards to energize their missions with high levels of power-sharing flexibity. SeaJet* electric podded propulsion solutions bring high efficiency and maneuverability to ship operations in harsh sea ice conditions, improved efficiency in transit and remarkable bollard pull. GE Vernova’s electric ship power and propulsion solutions have demonstrated t
May 11, 2023
MSC’s largest cruise ship, World Europa (World Class Series), is equipped with GE Power Conversion’s in-board propulsion system
The World Class series cruise ships are installed with GE Power Conversion’s in-board electric propulsion.GE’s efficient induction motor and pulse width modulation (PWM) power converter technology will help to deliver reduced operating costs and improved propulsion reliability.To date, 17 MSC Cruises vessels are powered by GE Power Conversion’s electric propulsion system, with ‘MSC World Europa’ being the most recent to be launched into operation.GE Power Conversion was chosen by shipbuilding company Chantiers de l’Atlantique to equip the first two of the
May 9, 2023
GE Power Conversion renews its Partnership Agreement with Nedstack Fuel Cell Technology for the development of marine fuel cell solutions
This partnership agreement builds on an initial cooperation agreement and a collaborative project already undertaken by the two companies.GE Power Conversion and Nedstack Fuel Cell Technology will partner to offer marine fuel cell technology solutions to the marine merchant marketplace.GE Power Conversion has signed an agreement to renew its partnership with Nedstack Fuel Cell Technology for the development of marine fuel cell solutions. The agreement follows on from a previous cooperation agreement for collaborative work.
July 10, 2023
Decarbonizing transport – one of Germany's remaining conventional rail lines successfully electrified
One of the oldest railway lines in Germany, the "Südbahn", now running continuously with electricity The line was one of the very few two-track non-electrified main lines in Germany and has been connecting the entire Lake Constance region for more than 150 years, but also has a very high priority as a European transport axis with international connections to the Austrian Vorarlberg and the eastern Swiss region and beyond.
September 21, 2022
Decarbonizing the LNG industry: Full electric solution for LNG liquefaction trains
Freeport LNG, world largest all-electric liquefaction plant – Quintana Island, Texas, USFreeport LNG, founded in 2002 and headquartered in Houston, is the world’s seventh largest LNG export company and the second largest in the United States. The company is focused on providing its customers with low carbon intensity LNG.
June 29, 2022
Modular Multilevel Converter based STATCOM for Electrical Arc Furnace application
Steel plant - Sremska Mitrovica, Serbia Metalfer Steel Mill (MSM) is a Serbian steel plant, located in the Northwest of the country, close to the Croatian border. It is owning and operating an EAF-based steel mill manufacturing construction steel products from recycled scrap metal. They are the only rebar producer in Serbia and the leading supplier on the local market, also exporting to the neighboring countries. MSM is part of Metalfer Group, an industrial group of companies involved in mining, metallurgy, energy, and trading, established in Serbia in 2002.
March 25, 2022
Power supply systems for one of the largest scientific research projects in the world
Selected by GSI for the design, development, engineering, manufacture, installation, and commissioning of power converters for the main dipole and quadrupole magnets of the ring accelerator SIS100 at the new Facility for Antiproton Ion Research (FAIR), an accelerator facility in Darmstadt, Germany, GE Power Conversion Germany is supporting one of the largest scientific research projects in the world.
January 18, 2022
Type 45 Destroyer - Daring Class World's First Full Electric Propulsion Combatant Ship
The Type 45 Destroyer, Daring (or 'D') Class, is the UK Royal Navy's state-of-the-art air defense destroyer. The class not only provides a step change in military capability, but also truly represents a landmark in power and propulsion with GE’s integrated, full electric power and propulsion. Challenge Enabling the backbone of naval air defense The Type 45 Anti-Air Warfare Destroyers will provide the back bone of the Royal Navy's air defenses for the first half of the 21st century, replacing the ageing Type 42.
January 18, 2022
UK Royal Fleet Auxiliary’s Tide Class Tankers
GE Delivered Its Hybrid-Electric Propulsion System to the U.K. Royal Fleet Auxiliary’s Fleet of Four Tide Class Military Afloat Reachand Sustainability Tankers GE’s system allows the fleet to achieve increased efficiency and operational flexibility. The project reinforces the trend that more navies are turning to the flexibility of electric and hybrid-electric vessels. Now in service, Tide Class’ role has been perfectly demonstrated as part of the recent Carrier Strike Group exercises.
January 18, 2022
U.S. Navy’s Makin Island LHD-8 Landing Helicopter Dock
This Wasp-class ship is crewed by more than 1,000 sailors and can embark more than 1,600 Marines. Makin Island’s mission is to transport and land ashore troops, materiel and supplies to support and sustain amphibious assault operations, including a substantial flight deck for fixed and rotor wing craft, so it has a broad range of power and propulsion demands.
January 18, 2022
Icebreaker for the Chilean Navy’s Antarctic Expeditions
GE Power Conversion was chosen by ASMAR Shipyards to provide the complete scope of a marine integrated electric power and propulsion system for the Chilean Navy’s Antarctic ice breaking Polar Class vessel. It replaced the retired icebreaker to continue the navy’s Antarctic expedition for search and rescue missions, scientific research, logistic support and resupplying bases in the Chilean Antarctic Territory.