Tag: <span>Engines</span>

Alfa Laval HCO filter approved by MAN Diesel & Turbo
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Alfa Laval HCO filter approved by MAN Diesel & Turbo

Alfa Laval’s Moatti 290 filter for hydraulic control oil (HCO) has received approval from MAN Diesel & Turbo on its modern two-stroke engines. The Moatti 290 filter is specifically suited for new generation MAN Diesel & Turbo two-stroke engines that have hydraulic control systems in replace of traditional camshafts. These systems have valves that are...

WinGD engine runs successfully on natural gas VOC fuel mix
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WinGD engine runs successfully on natural gas VOC fuel mix

WinGD and Wärtsilä Gas Systems have tested a Natural Gas – Volatile Organic Compounds (NG-VOC) fuel mix for a WinGD X-DF engine. The engine, which was selected to power two 125,000 DWT Shuttle Tankers for AET, successfully ran on the NG-VOC mix. The test demonstrated the engine’s capabilities under various loads, with up to 20%...

NYK develops tool to diagnose abnormal engine sounds
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NYK develops tool to diagnose abnormal engine sounds

NYK and Monohakobi Technology Institute (MTI) have jointly developed a diagnostic tool that analyses the operational sounds of a vessel’s engine plant to gain greater insight into machinery status and prevent machinery failure. Named as Kirari MUSE, the tool consists of equipment for recording and visualising sounds around the vessel’s engine plant, and software to...

Four methanol-powered vessels ordered by industry
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Four methanol-powered vessels ordered by industry

Waterfront Shipping Company (WFS), Marinvest/Skagerack Invest (Marinvest), IINO Kaiun Kaisha (IINO), Mitsui, and NYK Group, have announced they are to invest in the design and construction of four new methanol-powered vessels. Each 49,000 DWT vessel will feature a MAN B&W ME-LGI two-stroke dual-fuel engine with the capability to run on methanol, traditional fuel oil, marine...

CSSC Marine Service launches service agreement for WinGD engines
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CSSC Marine Service launches service agreement for WinGD engines

CSSC Marine Service (CMS) has launched a global service product lifecycle support and aftersales service with an emphasis on an agreement signed with Winterthur Gas and Diesel (WinGD) engines. The agreement will see CMS provide worldwide services to all WinGD low speed diesel engines, including field services, technical services, repair centres and solutions supply. A...

MAN Diesel’s Part-Load Optimisation initiative proves popular
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MAN Diesel’s Part-Load Optimisation initiative proves popular

MAN Diesel & Turbo reports that its Part-Load Optimisation initiative has generated significant fuel savings in the 180 orders it has received since its introduction. Part-Load Optimisation is a tuning method that optimises fuel consumption during the part-load operation of four-stroke, small-bore MAN auxiliary engines. It is a technique used on GenSets that run at...