Ship released China's first self-developed diesel engine

China State shipbuilding Corporation (cssc) at a recent Conference on 2015 China International Maritime exhibition also released a low-speed marine diesel engine 6EX340EF 12MV390 and 10,000-kilowatt high power medium speed diesel engine. Among them, the 6EX340EF is the first independently developed by China in the past 30 years, low speed marine diesel engine.

Marine low speed diesel engine with a power range, high thermal efficiency, fuel consumption rate is low and its reliability are the vast majority of civilian ships used as power sources. In the shipbuilding industry, low-speed marine diesel engines typically cost covers the whole ship costs about 15%.