First Ship with an Ultra-Long-Stroke Engine

Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) has announced that the MAN B&W 7G80ME-C9.2 engine passed its first test. MAN Diesel & Turbo declared that the tests proceeded as expected and that great success was achieved. The engineers of the MAN Diesel & Turbo company had a significant role in the testing processes, from the first ignition of the engine to the final check of its components. The buyer of the engine Almi Tankers stated that this was the first of the two ordered engines. The other engine will be delivered in December this year.