Marine engine is the heart and the main propulsion system of the ship. It’s a massive machine which involves several parts that require equal attention.
Breakdown of the marine engine is a nightmare for marine engineers as the whole ship and its operations come to a stand-still. It is for this reason that every marine engineer needs to thoroughly understand its construction and working.
To make sure that the marine engine runs smoothly, periodic routines and maintenance jobs are carried out by the marine engineers.
Below are mentioned important maintenance procedures and basic concepts for marine engines.
Maintenance / Troubleshooting
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