The largest and most powerful engine from MAN Diesel & Turbo portfolio ever designed and built approaches market début

COPENHAGEN, 9-11-2015 — /EuropaWire/ — Doosan Engine has reported that the initial start of an MAN B&W 11G95ME-C9.5 two-stroke engine took place during October 2015 at its works in Korea –a successful shop-test subsequently followed. Rated at 103,000 horsepower, the engine is the largest and most powerful engine from the MAN Diesel & Turbo portfolio ever designed and built.

The engine is the first in a series of six, bound for six 19,160-teu container ships ordered by Mediterranean Shipping Company S.A. (MSC), one of the world’s largest shipping lines.

MAN Diesel & Turbo reports that it currently has orders for 28 × 11G95ME-C9.5 units, all for vessels serving the international container trade.

The introduction of the G95ME-C9 was an important addition to MAN Diesel & Turbo’s G-engine programme. The G95ME-C9 engine, with a bore of 950 mm and a stroke of 3,460 mm, provides 6,870 kW/cylinder at 80 rpm and 21 bar MEP (in L1) and supplements the successful S90ME-C9/10 engine types by allowing the engine to be further de-rated thanks to the larger cylinder bore and/or fewer cylinders to be installed.

Contact

Peter Dan Petersen
Trade Press Diesel
MAN Diesel & Turbo
Teglholmsgade 41
2450 Copenhagen
Denmark
Phone: +45 33 85 14 70
E-mail: peterd.petersen@man.eu

SOURCE: MAN SE

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Alternate views of the 11G95ME-C9.5 engine during its shop test in Korea (courtesy Doosan)

Alternate views of the 11G95ME-C9.5 engine during its shop test in Korea (courtesy Doosan)

The largest and most powerful engine from MAN Diesel & Turbo portfolio ever designed and built approaches market début

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