Dutch marine diesel manufacturer Vetus announced the launch of its VF Series, which it says is a line of lighter and quieter engines. Models include 4-cylinder (140-hp/170-hp) and 5-cylinder (220-hp/250-hp). The VF Series uses high-pressure pumps to deliver fuel at pressure levels of more than 20,000 psi and electronically controlled injectors inject multiple bursts of…more
Diesel engines supply power for vessels that range in size from small boats to medium-size ships requiring as much as 40,000 hp.
MTU created a new Web site dedicated to the hundreds of thousands of Detroit Diesel 2-cycle engines still in operation. With the new 2-cycle microsite, www.2-cycle.mtu-online.com, MTU hopes to both educate customers and give them a forum for sharing their stories. The Web site is organized into four sections: The About section provides company facts,…more