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MAN Engine Heading To Sea

BY BO SVENSSON MAN Diesel & Turbo’s 175D V12 engine is undergoing a broad array of tests and will soon be deployed in marine pilot projects, the company said. Commercial shipping is the main application for...

GE’s Jenbacher Gas Engines Power Algerian Factories

UK-based Clarke Energy, GE’s authorized distributor of Jenbacher gas engines in Algeria, will supply to Cevital Group for two on-site power plants with a combined output of 37.6 MW. The power plants will support...

Powering The Middle East And Africa

BY ROBERTA PRANDI Editor’s Note: Diesel & Gas Worldwide talked to Andrea Nono, CEO of MTU South Africa, and Anne Heiland, head of Sales at MTU Middle East, about the experiences in their posts and...
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Air Brush To The Rescue

BY IAN CAMERON Energy generation equipment manufacturer Brush said it has flown a replacement turbogenerator across the globe to a mine in Australia in what it said is record time with help from an Antonov...

MAN Cements Deal In Saudi Arabia

MAN Diesel & Turbo has received a contract to build a power plant for the Arabian Cement Company (ACC) in Saudi Arabia. The 40 MW plant will be equipped with two 18V48/60 TS engines and...

LNG Providing Cold Comfort

By Bo Svensson The Finnish ship Polaris—the world’s first icebreaker fueled by liquefied natural gas (LNG)—recently left the Arctech Helsinki Shipyard for the start of her sea trials. The icebreaker, built for the Finnish Transport Agency, has...

Capstone Set For Italian Job

Capstone Turbine Corp. said it received an order for a C1000 Signature Series microturbine to upgrade a local district heating facility in Northwest Italy. IBT Group, Capstone’s Italian distributor, secured the order, which is expected...

The New Frontier: System Integration

BY ROBERTA PRANDI Editor’s Note: The concept of system integration has become more and more important for manufacturers of mobile vehicles, marine vessels and power stations. Diesel & Gas Turbine Worldwide spoke with Dr. Marko...

EPA Issues New Methane Rules

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has announced the adoption of new final rules regulating methane emissions related to the oil & gas industry. “The actions we’re announcing today will help combat climate change, it...

Renk Opens Test Facility For Gears

Renk, a specialist in gears, transmissions and components for propulsion systems and member of the MAN Group  inaugurated a new test facility for gears in its headquarters in Augsburg, Germany. Renk said the facility has...

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