Winterthur LNG ships engine order
Winterthur engines limited (WinGD) has received an order, for the supply of a new LNG carrier 2 5 cylinder, 72 cm cylinder Wärtsilä WinGD X-DF series dual fuel.
It is reported that, since the machine is equipped with a low pressure intake system, engine system equipped with high pressure electronic control of fuel gas compressor, thereby reducing the cost of parts and the energy consumption of the entire ship.
Vice President of sales and marketing for Winterthur engine Rolf Stiefel said, "with the IMO Tier III regulations implemented in emission control areas, global markets are increasingly interested in our X-DF series engine, particularly for LNG transport ship propulsion systems. ”