Floating power plant adds new gas engines

Source: MAN Diesel & Turbo

The Turkish energy company Karpowership has placed an order for 38 multi-fuel and pure gas engines from MAN Diesel & Turbo for its floating power plant.

Karpowership Powership, "Orhan Bey," Lebanon
 

The Turkish energy company Karpowership has placed an order for a total of 38 engines of the type MAN 51/60 for its floating power plant. Of the united, 18 ill be multi-fueled engines, which can be run on gas or liquid fuel. Another 20 are pure gas engines, including the MAN 18V51/60G TS, currently the world's most powerful and efficient gas engine. The engines each have a power output of 18.5-20.4 MW, and deliveries are due to start later this year. Installation and commissioning will take place in 2017 and 2018. The total volume of the order is in the 3-digit million range.

The Turkish energy company Karpowership has placed an order for 38 multi-fuel and pure gas engines from MAN Diesel & Turbo for its floating power plant.

Inside the Power house of Karpowership, "Orhan Bey."
 

The engines will be empoyed in Karpowership's powership fleet. Karpowership is the world's only company that operates a whole fleet of powerships. A total of 13 ships currently generate a total capacity of more than 207. gigawatts. Further ships with a power capacity of 5.3 GW are currently under construction. Countries where ships with MAN engines are in operation included Lebanon and Mozambique.

The Turkish energy company Karpowership has placed an order for 38 multi-fuel and pure gas engines from MAN Diesel & Turbo for its floating power plant.

Inside the Power house of Karpowership, "Orhan Bey."
 

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