Fresh water production. Plate evaporator Alfa Laval type – JWP

FWG1 Application: Transformation of sea water into fresh water by vacuum distillation for domestic needs. The installation is widely used in the merchant fleet. The desalination plant is designed for automatic operation with continuous fresh water quality control. Features: Simple, compact design. Titanium plate heat exchanger and other materials [...]

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The main points of steam boiler water treatment

steam boiler
The main causes of steam boiler parts corrosion are insoluble gases, incorrect pH level, chloride ions and mechanical contents. Gases - oxygen, carbon dioxide, ammonia. [...]

Essential parts of the cooling system of any engine

Particularly in the modern days the layout of cooling systems is full integration into separate engine components and the practical absence of external connectors. The cooling [...]

Injector nozzle low-temperature corrosion

Would like to share one recent indecent  which happened on one of our diesel generators. In a while after engine start up we have noticed a high exhaust gas temperature on [...]

Want to be an engineer!

Dear marine engineers. All my life I was fascinated to start maritime career, but because some obstacles my life went to another direction and I became a math teacher at high [...]

If you have troubles with your Fuel or Oil purifier

In case if you did not do any changes in settings, but did a routine overhaul. When you reassemble the unit after major or minor overhaul, make sure that: All [...]

KOHLER Generator Locked Rotor Shutdown

Locked Rotor shutdown happened on one of our KOHLER generators Model 9EKOZD. According to troubleshooting this alarm message means that engine failed to crack. Nevertheless [...]

PTO-PTI Concepts

A definition of PTO is a power take-off from propulsion system to power pumps, compressors, generators, propellers in case of direct acting propulsion system and other [...]

Piston jammed

Engine personnel witnessed not the most common breakdown in the fleet. The piston jammed in their engine four-stroke engine, manufactured by MAK. From the field report - after [...]
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