MAN Diesel to supply engines for ‘power ships’
MAN Diesel has signed a contract with the Turkish company Karadeniz Powership Company Ltd., worth over 100 million euros. The Augsburg-based manufacturer of large-bore diesel engines is to supply up to a total of 24 engines, together with electromechanical equipment needed for the generation of electricity. The contract includes twenty-one 18V51/60DF dual-fuel engines and three type 14V48/60 HFO engines, with a total output of 400 MW. The large-bore diesel engines are to be installed on board four power ships, the first of their kind to be used in the world.