Marine Engineering

Marine Engineering –

marine engineering is a branch of study that deals with the development, design, production, and maintenance of the equipment used at sea & onboard sea vessels eg. boats, ships, etc.

Engine speed sensor

Crankshaft speed sensor position, function and repair guide

Crankshaft speed sensors, also called speed sensors, are used to measure crankshaft speed; determine the position of the crankshaft (or even the position of the engine cylinder). The rotational speed is calculated by the time period of the sensor signals, following the passage of the gear teeth. The signal of the rotational speed sensor is …

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Bunkering operation in port Doha, Qatar,Oil tanker ship ( for oil Bunker)

Easy Auto Ship Bunker calculation

Almost 90% of ships are powered by internal combustion engines. Meaning they require fuel ( bunker) to operate the engine. Bunker has been an expensive product, is required an adequate observation during receiving and supplying. Bunkering operation is being handled by the chief engineer, whom deputy could be the fourth engineer or 3rd engineer. While …

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Marine pumps: how to overhaul and identify problems

To keep proper maintenance of any machinery onboard ship, you must learn how to handle them. Improper handling of machinery reduces its durability. Having been onboard in several occasions even as an engine cadet, I have acquired more practical knowledge on both marine auxiliaries and main propulsion system. It’s very important as a cadet to …

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Unique Problem Experienced on Man B&W Engine - Marine engineers

Unique Problem Experienced on Man B&W Engine – Marine engineers

This article will mainly be benefited by the marine engineers onboard. These are Unique experience gained from an engineer onboard, which may likely happen to anyone too. here are Unique Problem Experienced on Man B&W Engine – Marine engineers This happened on MAM B&W 7S80MC, BHP:31920, Engine on nav full rpm 72. All of a …

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How to overhaul Marine Air compressor

Easy Steps To Overhaul V-type Marine Air compressor

Marine Air compressor is used onboard vessels to compress air for engine starting, engine control air usage, cleaning, blowing downline cargo contents in tanker ship, etc. This device is mainly handled by 4th or 3rd engineer officer. They are to see to its smooth operation and maintenance. Also, SEE; 4th Engineer Duties and Responsibilities On this …

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