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Four Robert Allen/ Rastar 2900 SX terminal tugs from Sanmar will be used in the fleet in the Tanger-Med Port in Morocco, operated by the Danish towage company Svitzer as of 2018. The tugs will each be fitted with two 16V 4000 M73L MTU engines. This is the first time high-speed engines are being used to power harbour tugs in this power class (90t bollard pull).

MTU ENGINES FROM ROLLS-ROYCE TO POWER HARBOUR TUGS FOR THE FIRST TIME WITH 90 TONNES OF BOLLARD PULL

Aug 15, 2017 - Rolls-Royce and Sanmar Shipyards in Turkey have signed a contract for the delivery of eight MTU Series 4000 engines for four new terminal tugs, including an option for a further four engines.

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German Minister of Foreign Affairs Sigmar Gabriel (in the middle) visited Rolls-Royce Power Systems in Friedrichshafen to hear about the Green and High-Tech programme. Taking the example of the new mobile gas engine CEO Andreas Schell (left) and Marcus A. Wassenberg (right) explained the environmentally-friendly propulsions systems of the company.

SIGMAR GABRIEL LEARNS ABOUT ‘GREEN & HIGH TECH’ AT ROLLS-ROYCE POWER SYSTEMS

Aug 14, 2017 - On a visit to Lake Constance, German Minister of Foreign Affairs Sigmar Gabriel visited Rolls-Royce Power Systems in Friedrichshafen on Monday 14 August, to hear about development and production of...

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Rolls-Royce Power Systems has scooped several awards for its human resources policy. At the MiniTU childcare center, Human Resources Director Marcus A. Wassenberg (center) congratulated Silke Moll, Work & Family, on the “Work and Family” quality seal of approval, and Alexander Rickert, Head of Personnel Development, on the quality seal of approval “Top Employer in Germany”.

ROLLS-ROYCE POWER SYSTEMS ACCREDITED FOR CAREER AND FAMILY POLICY AND AS TOP EMPLOYER

Aug 10, 2017 - With plenty of places for little pioneers at its child-care center, a wealth of health and fitness offerings, sabbatical opportunities spanning several months, and arrangements for mobile working,...

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Marcus A. Wassenberg, HR Director at Rolls-Royce Power Systems, congratulates the three trainees who have been awarded prizes by the Chamber of Trade & Industry on their very good achievements. From left to right: Martin Stocker (Apprentice Training Manager at Rolls-Royce Power Systems), Andreas Futterer, Andreas Matt, Marcus A. Wassenberg, Alexander Gomeringer

32 APPRENTICES COMPLETE THEIR VOCATIONAL TRAINING AT ROLLS-ROYCE POWER SYSTEMS

Aug 08, 2017 - 32 apprentice trainees have successfully completed their vocational training at Rolls-Royce Power Systems in Friedrichshafen this summer, with three of them receiving a special award for scoring an...

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The high-performance Series 4000 engines for yachts are modified slightly to meet IMO Tier III and launched on the market with MTU’s SCR system. The engines will be available as 12, 16 and 20-cylinder versions for a power range extending from 1,920 to 3,900 kW.

ROLLS-ROYCE SHOWCASES LATEST MTU PROPULSION SYSTEMS IN CANNES AND MONACO

Jul 31, 2017 - Rolls-Royce is showing off its latest state-of-the-art propulsion systems and service solutions from MTU for motor and sailing yachts at this year’s yacht shows in Cannes and Monaco.

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Heesen Yards has received an award from MTU – for a total installed power of 600,000 bhp. Happy about the award and the long-standing relationship are in the middle with the award: Arthur Brouwer (CEO of Heesen) and Knut Müller (Head of governmental & marine business at MTU), from left to right: Jochen Kuhn (Sales Manager Yacht MTU), Nils Vaessen (CFO Heesen), Perry Kuiper (CEO MTU Benelux), Dennis Zumbach (Head of marine & offshore sales Europe, Middle East, Africa MTU), Mark Cavendish (Sales & Managing Director Heesen), Wouter Hoek (Sales MTU Benelux) and Rick van der Wetering (Director Operations Heesen).

HEESEN SHIPYARD RECEIVES AWARD FROM ROLLS-ROYCE FOR THE INSTALLATION OF MTU ENGINES WITH A TOTAL OUTPUT OF 600,000 BHP

Jul 20, 2017 - Rolls-Royce and Heesen Yachts, the Dutch shipyard and the leading manufacturer of displacement and semi-displacement motor yachts, have enjoyed a close collaborative partnership for decades in the...

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Rolls-Royce Power Systems is taking its new 17-million-euro paint shop into operation in MTU Plant 2 in Friedrichshafen.  The new plant will facilitate more efficient and more ecological paint operations and is also a sign of commitment to the Friedrichshafen location. Pictured are paint-shop technicians Wolfgang Huber (left) and Bernhard Knobelspies (right) working on a Series 8000 unit.

ROLLS-ROYCE POWER SYSTEMS INVESTS EUR 17 MILLION IN NEW PAINT SHOP FOR MTU FRIEDRICHSHAFEN

Jun 13, 2017 - Rolls-Royce Power Systems is taking a new paint shop into operation for large engines and entire genset and traction systems at its MTU Plant 2 in Friedrichshafen. The new plant will make painting...

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Rolls-Royce Power Systems and the public utility company of the city of Constance are to join forces from 2019 in testing a new MTU 8-cylinder Series 4000 gas engine.  The engine will be installed in a new ferry on the Constance-Meersburg shuttle service.  The cooperation contract was signed on a car ferry by (from left): Stefan Ballier, senior manager of ferry operations at the Constance utility, Dr Norbert Reuter, head of the city of Constance utility company, Andreas Schell, CEO of Rolls-Royce Power Systems, and Matthias Vogel, Vice President Sales at Rolls-Royce Power Systems.

ROLLS-ROYCE POWER SYSTEMS AND CITY OF CONSTANCE PUBLIC UTILITY PUT NEW MTU GAS ENGINE TO TEST IN CAR FERRY

Jun 12, 2017 - From 2019, Rolls-Royce Power Systems and the City of Constance public utility are to begin testing the marine propulsion technology of the future on Lake Constance. This takes the form of a gas engine...

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In 2018 Rolls-Royce will deliver the first certified MTU gas engines for commercial marine applications.

ROLLS-ROYCE TO SHOWCASE NEW MTU GAS AND DIESEL ENGINES AT NOR-SHIPPING

May 30, 2017 - At the international maritime exhibition Nor-Shipping in Oslo from 30 May to 2 June 2017, MTU will be presenting its propulsion and systems portfolio, primarily for offshore supply vessels, workboats...

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Through high-precision guidance of the crane, Forest Tract machines are gentle on the forest environment. They boast an all-wheel hydraulic drive, a crane specifically developed for moving tree trunks, and a panorama cabin.

ROLLS-ROYCE AND FOREST TRACT COOPERATE FOR FIRST TIME ON MTU ENGINES COMPLIANT WITH EU STAGE V

May 23, 2017 - Rolls-Royce and Forest Tract, the French manufacturer of forestry machinery, have come together for the first time to cooperate on the supply of engines compliant with EU Stage V requirements.

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