MAN got a contract from Fincantieri for three new cruisers

Man Diesel & Turbo won the tender for a contract to procure additional diesel engine parts for three new cruisers ordered from Costa Asia and P&O Cruises of Australia. Both companies are members of Carnival Corporation & plc, the world’s most famous company with more than 100 cruisers worldwide. Each ship will have 2 × 14 V 48/60 CR + 3 × 8L 48/60 CR mid-stroke MAN engines that will produce 62,400 kW of power. The engines will be delivered to “Fincantieri shipyards” in Monfalcone (Gulf of Trieste) and to Marghera Venezia at the end of 2019. The three new cruisers that will be provided with new MAN engines weigh up to 133,500 tons, are 323 meters long and can carry up to 4,000 passengers.