The World's Largest Cutter Suction Dredger Selected MAN Engine
Leading dredging expert Jan De Nul Group will further expand its fleet modernization - will build a self-propelled cutter suction dredger (shipyard ship sale) in Croatian shipyard Uljanik Brodogradiliste.
It is reported that the ship's project named JDN8069, will be equipped with a flat-MAN 14V48 / 60CR engine (Product Library Buy Sell), two MAN 9L48 / 60CR engines and three ascending RENK Rheine gearbox (Product Library Buy Sell), diesel-electric power plant composed of the ship. In addition, RENK will also head for the cutter suction dredge booster pumps and drive delivery of the gearbox.
Upon completion, the vessel will become the world's largest cutter suction dredger. Mann (ship hangar position) diesel engine (Product Library Buy Sell) and Lex Nijsen vice president of the four-stroke machine business Turbines, said many ships "Jan De Nul Group's fleet are equipped with our engines. This is new boat represents an important milestone in the field of dredging, installed power exceeds a similar boat maximum 27-28 MW of power before. I believe that the order will help the Jan De Nul Group dredging to maintain a leading position in the market. "
MAN L / V 48 / 60CR engine dredging is one of the most successful models in the field. MAN currently holding 56 engine orders ship involved in a variety of applications. There is an order for 14 engines Benelux dredger art and Chinese customers, all engines by MAN Augsburg plant.