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 5, 2023
GE Power Conversion reports demand for its electric ship solutions to future-proof the latest generation of naval vessels
This week, GE Power Conversion convened with the world’s leading navies and industry at IMDEX Asia, to showcase its electric ship power and propulsion solutions. IMDEX represents a respected platform within the large Asia Pacific maritime sector in Singapore, where GE Power Conversion showcased electrification technologies that are helping the world’s leading navies to energize their missions.GE Power Conversion has an industry-leading, complete range of electric ship technologies, and decades of naval sector experience with 15 different navies around the world.
October 18, 2022
GE to Showcase at Euronaval
GE Power Conversion and GE Marine will showcase their power and propulsion solutions at this year’s Euronaval 2022 industry exhibition in Paris, October 18-21, 2022, Booth F91. GE Power Conversion will showcase electrification technologies that are helping the world’s leading navies to energize their missions with very high levels of power-sharing flexibility. Solutions range from full naval-specification, high voltage electric grids for power and propulsion, to cost-effective hybrid electrification options.
April 28, 2022
Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) signs a Memorandum of Understanding with GE Power Conversion for the development of Integrated Electric Propulsion Systems for the Indian Navy
Today the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) and GE Power Conversion provides a boost to the indigenous capability in the field of advanced technology for Integrated Full Electric Propulsion System
February 15, 2022
GE welcomes project award for ‘Driving the Electric Revolution’ challenge
GE and its partners secure a project award under the UK government’s Supply Chains for Net Zero initiative, part of the Driving the Electric Revolution challenge. GE Power Conversion will work on an innovative electrification solution for space-constrained, high power industrial applications. GE will work with partners Dynex Semiconductor, the University of Nottingham and the Warwick Manufacturing Group.
August 25, 2021
Two New AOPS Milestones for the RCN – Powered by GE
As the lead ship in Canada’s program to acquire eight Arctic and Offshore Patrol Ships (AOPS) for the Canadian Coast Guard and Royal Canadian Navy, HMCS Harry DeWolf, was commissioned into the RCN on June 26th, 2021.
February 2, 2021
Davie Polar Icebreaker Program Confirms GE as Strategic Partner
Canada’s Polar is the flagship of the National Icebreaker Centre GE offers first-rate electrical propulsion and power systems Davie ready to begin work on Polar today and deliver ship early Lévis, Québec, Canada – February 2, 2021: Davie, Canada’s premier builder of Polar and ice-capable ships, today welcomed GE as a strategic partner in its Polar Icebreaker program, which is the flagship of Canada’s National Icebreaker Centre (NIC).
August 12, 2020
Royal Canadian Navy’s First Arctic and Offshore Patrol Ship (AOPS), HMCS Harry DeWolf - Powered by GE
The first of six Arctic and Offshore Patrol Ships (AOPS) - HMCS Harry DeWolf - has been delivered to the Royal Canadian Navy (RCN). HMCS Harry DeWolf is the first full-electric power and propulsion ice class patrol vessel for the RCN. The electric propulsion solution delivers efficiency, redundancy and reduced cost-of-ownership; state of the art automation and machinery controls help to reduce crewing requirements. GE leveraged proven technologies to deliver a low risk, robust full-electric propulsion system which is ideally suited to long range o