VV-CCP ENGINE PLANT WITH SHAFT GENERATOR AND THE RESULTS OF TWO YEAR'S SERVICE

An outline is given of the design of the Mitsubishi M.A.N. V52/55 ship propulsion plant developed as part of the energy-saving programme following the oil crisis of 1973. This plant comprises one set of Mitsubishi M.A.N. 12V52/55 and 14V52/55 medium-speed Diesel engines driving a controllable-pitch propeller and a shaft generator. The control and maintenance systems are briefly described and the results of two years' service in LPG carriers are discussed. Order from BSRA as No. 51,768.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Held 13-15 November 1978.
  • Corporate Authors:

    International Symposium on Marine Engineering

    Tokyo,   Japan 
  • Authors:
    • Acki, E
  • Publication Date: 1978

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: 11 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00303322
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: British Ship Research Association
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Paper B-17 Conf Paper
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Feb 27 1980 12:00AM