Main Engine

Variable Injection Timing (VIT): What Marine Engineers Must Know?

VIT is used to reduce the overall fuel consumption and to achieve maximum pressure even at low load but poor…

Procedure for Cross Head Bearing Removal of Marine Engine – MAN B&W S50MC-C

A routine maintenance has to be performed on crosshead bearing of the marine engine of the ship as per maker’s…

Procedure for Removing Main Bearing of MAN B&W MC-C Engine

Main bearing of the main engine is one such part which can withhold the working of the whole engine if…

Understanding Indicator Diagram and Different Types of Indicator Diagram Deficiencies

An indicator diagram is a method by which the working and performance of the main engine of the ship is…

Troubleshooting: Excessive Loss of Water from Main Engine Fresh Water Expansion Tank

A peculiar situation has been described, wherein the main engine fresh water tank had to be replenished five or more…

14 Terminologies Used for Power of the Ship’s Marine Propulsion Engine

The main marine propulsion engine of the ship is the most powerful machinery on board ship. Different terminologies are used…

How is Marine Engine Repair Done On board a Ship?

Marine Engine Repair is one of the most important tasks carried on board a ship. It involves repairing and carrying…

How Internal Forces in Marine Engines Affect Their Operation?

Understanding the operations of intricately designed marine diesel engines involves knowledge of stresses, transmission and reversal. Know more about the…

How to Prevent Crankcase Explosion on a Ship?

Preventing crankcase explosion on a ship requires special equipment, tools, and knowledge. In this article we will learn about the…

Main Engine Liner Removal Procedure For Wartsila And MAN Engines

Learn about procedure for removal of main engine liner for Wartsila And MAN Engines.