The IHI-BBC VTR304-11 is a type of turbocharger used primarily in marine and power generation applications. It is a large, radial-flow turbocharger that is designed for use with diesel engines.
The VTR304-11 is part of the VTR series of turbochargers, which are known for their high efficiency and durability. The turbocharger features a compressor wheel and turbine wheel, which are housed in a casing. The compressor wheel draws in and compresses air, while the turbine wheel is driven by the engine's exhaust gases and powers the compressor wheel.
The VTR304-11 is capable of producing up to 3.3 MW of power, making it suitable for use in large engines and power plants. It is also designed to be reliable and easy to maintain, with features such as cartridge-type bearings that can be easily replaced.
The IHI-BBC VTR304-11 turbocharger has been used in a wide range of applications, from large marine engines to power plants and other industrial settings. It is known for its high performance and reliability, making it a popular choice for demanding applications where uptime and efficiency are critical.