Decarbonizing shipping demands electrification and electrification can only thrive if cooling systems are optimal

3.4.2024

The maritime industry’s journey towards sustainability is part of Europe’s ambitious environmental goals, underlined by the European Green Deal, which

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Principles of reliable cooling systems

12.6.2023

As the absolute reliability of the cooling system is essential for our customers we have collected in this article some

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Adwatec and sustainability

5.6.2023

Reducing CO2 emissions is crucial for limiting the impact of climate change. Electrification is the key action in this process.

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Electric & Hybrid magazine article: Shore power cooling

27.4.2022

Shore power cooling article published in Electric & Hybrid Marine Technology International Magazine in April 2022.     Shore power

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What is the purpose of a by-pass valve in a water cooling system?

22.2.2022

The basic operating principle in the water-cooling system is simple: A hot object – for example power electronics – needs

Line of small water cooling stations

One pump or two pumps?

19.11.2021

There are many different cooling unit solutions in the marketplace: units with one pump and units with two pumps. There

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Pressure drop calculation in water cooling systems

24.8.2021

With the deeper understanding of the pressure drops and flow channels the cooling systems can be optimized and unnecessary costs

Pipes and meters in factory environment

Leakage control in water cooling systems

18.5.2021

Leakages are a common problem in all hydraulics systems where pressurized medium is circulated through pipelines and pipe components with

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Electric and Hybrid Magazine article: Reliable cooling

26.4.2021

Cooling solution article published in Electric & Hybrid Marine Technology International Magazine in April 2021. Click the image for magazine

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Material selections for a reliable liquid cooling system

8.4.2021

In power electronics, a liquid cooling system is always an essential slave system for some major functions like AC propulsion

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Expansion vessel in a cooling system

26.3.2021

This article will highlight some crucial characteristics of expansion vessel designs that are used in liquid cooling systems. The following

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AC vs EC fans in outdoor coolers              

4.3.2021

Outdoor coolers are used when technical cooling water is not available and water to water heat exchanger cannot be used.

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Cooling system optimization with simulation model

26.2.2021

Adwatec has created a simulation model for cooling system development and optimization in cooperation with Lappeenranta University of Technology. Simulation

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Benefits of water cooling

11.2.2021

Power electronics generate heat. This heat is not good for the electrical components in power electronics system and therefore it

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Brazed vs gasketed heat exchangers

21.1.2021

Brazed vs gasketed heat exchangers Power electronic cooling applications require heat exchangers to transfer the heat from the cooling circuit

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Electric & Hybrid magazine article: Temperature control

14.1.2021

Temperature control article published in Electric & Hybrid Marine Technology International Magazine in July 2020.   Temperature control Water cooling

Cargo ship near the shoreline

Electric & Hybrid magazine article: Water cooling for ESS

12.1.2021

Water cooling for ESS article published in Electric & Hybrid Marine Technology International Magazine in April 2019.   Tough conditions

Cargo vessel in a calm sea

Electric & Hybrid magazine article: Cooling stations

4.1.2021

Cooling stations article published in Electric & Hybrid Marine Technology International Magazine in April 2018. Water cooling is essential for

Ship's bow, moving through the waves to her destination. View from forecastle deck.

Electric & Hybrid magazine article: Effective cooling

29.12.2020

Temperature control article published in Electric & Hybrid Marine Technology International Magazine in April 2016. Compact water-cooling stations save space