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by TDC
Wed Aug 30, 2017 5:08 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Estimating for dummies
Replies: 3
Views: 1408

Estimating for dummies

Switching gears from my usual rant on CR system issues, I would like to toss this out there for your comment. Have you ever noticed that some guys in the industry have a real talent for remembering numbers , figures , when it come to estimating costs. I am not one of those guys , I am back to the ol...
by TDC
Wed Aug 30, 2017 4:41 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Common Rail Engine 48/60 cr
Replies: 21
Views: 5262

Re: Common Rail Engine 48/60 cr

Thanks to all for comments and input. I haven't replied in a while as I was going down so many different directions I would never live long enough to type it lol. Fuel samples are benchmarked at above average for Canadian supply HFO 380( according to Viswa Lab) Catfine levels between 15ppm and 19ppm...
by TDC
Wed Aug 09, 2017 11:20 am
Forum: Available Positions
Topic: 4th Class Engineer For Oceanex
Replies: 0
Views: 673

4th Class Engineer For Oceanex

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by TDC
Mon Jul 31, 2017 8:15 am
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Common Rail Engine 48/60 cr
Replies: 21
Views: 5262

Re: Common Rail Engine 48/60 cr

Thanks BP and Atlantic for your responses. Basically the filter system is as MAN spec. its 10 mic before the fuel module and 25 mic before engine inlet. MAN have recommend an additional 10 mic after the fuel module however through our own research we discovered that a vessel trading overseas with th...
by TDC
Mon Jul 24, 2017 7:48 am
Forum: Crew Mess
Topic: Scrubber-Irving Tanker
Replies: 5
Views: 1684

Re: Scrubber-Irving Tanker

Thanks, I am of the same opinion as you with what I know today. From a ROI perspective considering the current spread between diesel and HFO is not so much it is difficult to justify kicking of a scrubber retrofit. Seems to be a little bit of chicken and the egg going on here... Fuel supplier want t...
by TDC
Mon Jul 24, 2017 7:43 am
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Common Rail Engine 48/60 cr
Replies: 21
Views: 5262

Re: Common Rail Engine 48/60 cr

Yes please move , I thought for some reason that more people would see it if I put it there. Guess I out smarted myself on this one.
Thanks
by TDC
Thu Jul 20, 2017 10:42 am
Forum: Crew Mess
Topic: Scrubber-Irving Tanker
Replies: 5
Views: 1684

Re: Scrubber-Irving Tanker

Is this Alfa Laval system currently in use? Through my research into scrubber systems while trying to launch a retrofit project I heard a rumor that the Irving Tankers had all kinds of issues with the scrubber plants and decide to switch to diesel. Just wondering if fact or fiction
Thanks
TDC
by TDC
Thu Jul 20, 2017 10:37 am
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Common Rail Engine 48/60 cr
Replies: 21
Views: 5262

Re: Common Rail Engine 48/60 cr

And yes I know it should under the workshop thread LOL
by TDC
Thu Jul 20, 2017 10:33 am
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Common Rail Engine 48/60 cr
Replies: 21
Views: 5262

Common Rail Engine 48/60 cr

Good Day , I am a long time guest of this site and would like to thank Martin for this excellent resource for both professional and leisure activities he is facilitating. Finally I decided to register and post as I am seeking some discussion on the MAN 48/60 CR engine. I am currently experiencing a ...