MAN and Kawasaki Sign Engine Order
MAN B&W Diesel and Kawasaki Heavy Industries Ltd. have signed an order for Kawasaki to build two more MAN B&W Diesel 7S50MC-C two-stroke main engines for the Norwegian engine manufacturer. These engines are to power two 43 000 dwt chemical tankers built by the Kleven Florø yard for Stolt-Nielsen. The engines will be delivered in February and August 2007 respectively.
The yard order includes a complete propulsion package from MAN B&W Diesel consisting of the MAN B&W Diesel 7S50MC-C two-stroke main engines, MAN B&W Diesel VBS1560-ODS controlable pitch propellers, MAN B&W Diesel Alphatronic 2000 control systems and tunnel gears.
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