Video: Operation of Main Engine Starting Air System
Learn about the operation and working of the main engine starting air system in the video which describes the important parts of the starting air system along with their individual functions.
Explained: How Marine Diesel Engines Work
Originally Posted by rangarx Quick question, who holds the biggest of marine engine business share? MAN, Wartsila or Cat? I believe CAT is mainly into medium speed and high speed engines. Slow speed
Sea Breezes Magazine | Devoted to the Worldwide Shipping Industry
When this August 2014 edition of Sea Breezes is published it will be one hundred years since the beginning of the First World War. Heralding this anniversary, a flood of new books has filled the shelves both of traditional book shops on the high street and book sellers on the Internet.
10 Things Marine Engineers Must Do To Know Their Machinery Inside Out
As a marine engineer on board ships understanding how your machinery systems work and behave under different conditions is of utmost importance. Learn as to what it takes to know your machinery inside-out on board ships.
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The crankshaft for the diesel engine of the 'Seawise Giant'... The longest ship in the world)
RTA96-C BY WARTSILA by WARTSILADirectIndustry
One of the most powerful diesel engines in the World is the Wartsila RTA96-C. Designed by the marine industry’s leader for solutions and services offered, the RTA96-C can power large containerships up to more than 10,000 TEU capacity. It is available in 6-cylinder up to 14-cylinder configuration, the total engine weight is 2,300 tonnes in the latest version and the power range covered goes from 24 000 to 80 080 kW at a speed of 92 to 102 RPM. Ship owners and professionals value the superior…