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.
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.
April 14, 2023
GE Power Conversion commissions shore power system converters for ships at the Port of Brest
The Shore Power System can help to reduce ports’ carbon and noise emissions, enabling visiting ships to connect to the port’s electrical power and turn their engines off in port GE’s Power Conversion business provides system paralleling capability so that the power supplies can flex for different ships’ needs, sharing available power where and when it’s needed At the busy port of Brest in France, the Brest ESID (the Defence Infrastructure Service Establishment) installed a unique Shore Power System equipped with GE Power Conversion’s converters.
April 11, 2023
GE Power Conversion to partner with Keppel Shipyard for delivery of electrical modules on Petrobras FPSO vessels, P-80 and P-83
GE Power Conversion has been chosen by Keppel Shipyard for the design, supply and delivery of two electrical modules for Petrobras’ Floating Production Storage Offloading vessels (FPSO), coded P-80 and P-83, which will be used for offshore energy production.The modules will be constructed in Asia for anticipated delivery during 2024 and 2025 to Singapore for topside integration, utilizing specialist support and expertise from both GE’s Asia and Brazil teams.GE Power Conversion was recently awarded a contract from Keppel Shipyard Limited, a wholly-owned subsidiary
April 6, 2023
GE Power Conversion to supply system upgrade for Network Rail’s Innovation and Development Centre
GE Power Conversion has secured an order for Network Rail for upgrade of the existing phase balancer control and cooling system at their Rail Innovation and Development Centre in Melton Mowbray, UK.The scope of supply is upgrade of the control and cooling system including design, manufacture, delivery, installation and commissioning and incorporation of a GE Visor facility for remote diagnostics.The upgrade will enable testing of innovative technology for the rail infrastructure, in addition to delivering enhanced performance of the system itself.GE Power
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.