PROPELLING YOUR SHIPS INTO THE FUTURE WITH THE OPTIMAL PRIME MOVER

The ideal propulsion machinery would be maintenance-free, produce little vibration, take up a limited amount of space, and operate on a minimal amount of fuel. In this presentation, the author seeks to demonstrate why the medium-speed, four-stroke Vasa 46 engine, produced by his firm, Wartsila, comes closer to achieving these ideal objectives than other medium or low-speed diesels.

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  • Pagination: 16p.

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  • Accession Number: 00657986
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Maritime Technical Information Facility
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 21 1994 12:00AM