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As of 2018, in addition to the 20-cylinder version (max. power output of 10,000 kW), which is currently available, MTU will be offering a 16-cylinder Series 8000 engine. With a power output of up to 8,000 kW at 1,150 rpm, the new engine has been designed primarily for government vessels, such as patrol boats and naval vessels, but also ferries and large yachts.

ROLLS-ROYCE SHOWCASES NEW MTU 16-CYLINDER SERIES 8000 ENGINE AT EURONAVAL 2016

Oct 17, 2016 - Rolls-Royce will be presenting new MTU-brand propulsion systems for government vessels at Europe’s leading trade show for the naval defence industry, Euronaval, in Paris from 17 to 21 October 2016.

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Rolls-Royce is to supply 14 of its highest-power MTU Series 8000 diesel engines for the seven new multi-purpose ocean-going patrol vessels that are being built for the Italian Navy by Fincantieri.

ROLLS-ROYCE TO SUPPLY MOST POWERFUL MTU DIESEL ENGINES TO FINCANTIERI FOR THE ITALIAN NAVY’S MULTI-PURPOSE PATROL VESSELS

Oct 05, 2016 - Rolls-Royce is to supply 14 of its highest-power MTU diesel engines for the seven new multi-purpose ocean-going patrol vessels that are being built for the Italian Navy (Marina Militare Italiana) by...

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Rolls-Royce will deliver 44 ultra-low emission MTU Series 4000 rail engines to Vossloh Locomotives GmbH. The engines are to be used in Vossloh's DE 18 diesel electric multi-purpose locomotives, which are to be supplied by Vossloh to the French leasing company Akiem S.A.S.

ROLLS-ROYCE TO DELIVER 44 ULTRA-LOW EMISSION MTU ENGINES FOR VOSSLOH LOCOMOTIVES

Sep 22, 2016 - Rolls-Royce has signed a letter of intent with Vossloh Locomotives GmbH for the delivery of 44 ultra-low emission MTU Series 4000 rail engines. The emission levels achieved by MTU’s 12V 4000 R84...

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Rolls-Royce will assume responsibility from 2017 for maintaining the trains in the UK's Intercity Express Programme (IEP) for their entire 27.5-year lifetimes. The trains are powered by MTU PowerPacks.

ROLLS-ROYCE ENTERS INTO LONG-TERM PARTNERSHIP WITH HITACHI RAIL EUROPE FOR MTU DRIVE SYSTEMS AND MAINTENANCE OPERATIONS

Sep 21, 2016 - Rolls-Royce is to supply additional Series 1600 MTU PowerPacks to Hitachi Rail Europe, and will assume responsibility for their maintenance from 2017.

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MTU remanufactures around 400 MTU PowerPacks of Series 183 and 1800 for Transdev Group. Transdev uses the PowerPacks in its Alstom Lint and Bombardier Talent vehicles.

ROLLS-ROYCE WINS ORDER TO REMANUFACTURE AROUND 400 MTU POWERPACKS FOR TRANSDEV GROUP

Sep 21, 2016 - Rolls-Royce has signed a contract with Transdev Group for the remanufacturing of around 400 MTU PowerPacks. Transdev GmbH (formerly Veolia Verkehr) is the largest private local transport operator on...

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The Hybrid PowerPack combines a diesel engine with an electric machine, which can be used either as an electric motor or generator, and the MTU EnergyPack battery system, which stores the energy recovered during braking.

WORLD PREMIERE AT INNOTRANS: ROLLS-ROYCE TO PRESENT NEW MTU HYBRID POWERPACK

Sep 20, 2016 - Rolls-Royce is staging a world premiere with its MTU brand at Innotrans, the leading international trade fair for transport technology, in Berlin: the MTU Hybrid PowerPack will be on show together...

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Rolls-Royce is to deliver the 1,000th MTU Series 1800 PowerPack designed to meet EU Stage IIIB emissions standards to railcar manufacturer Alstom. The PowerPacks with a rated output of 390 kW are used to drive Coradia Lint railcars.

ROLLS-ROYCE DELIVERS 1,000TH MTU EU IIIB POWERPACK TO ALSTOM FOR LINT RAILCAR

Sep 19, 2016 - Rolls-Royce is to deliver the 1,000th MTU Series 1800 PowerPack designed to meet EU Stage IIIB emissions standards to railcar manufacturer Alstom.

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L’Orange offers high-performance turbochargers for small, medium and large diesel engines. The performance class is sufficient for volume flows from 0.2 m³/s through to 3.5 m³/s.

World premiere at the SMM 2016 in Hamburg: The new turbocharger solutions from L’Orange

Sep 08, 2016 - On the occasion of the leading international maritime trade fair – the SMM 2016 in Hamburg – L’Orange is officially introducing a new product family.

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At SMM International Maritime Trade Fair in Hamburg, representatives of the Singaporean shipyard Strategic Marine and Rolls-Royce signed a contract on 7 September for the delivery of four MTU gas engines for two new catamarans for the Dutch shipping company Doeksen. In the picture (from left to right): Richard de Vries (Operational Manager Reederij Doeksen), Mark Newbold (CEO Strategic Marine) and Knut Müller (Head of Marine and Governmental Business at MTU).

STRATEGIC MARINE SELECTS MTU GAS ENGINES FROM ROLLS-ROYCE FOR NEW DOEKSEN CATAMARANS

Sep 07, 2016 - At SMM International Maritime Trade Fair in Hamburg, representatives of the Singaporean shipyard Strategic Marine and Rolls-Royce signed a contract on 7 September for the delivery of four MTU gas...

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132 young people will be taking up an apprenticeship or embarking on courses of dual study at Rolls-Royce Power Systems and its subsidiaries this September. Come September 5, 53 school graduates will be taking up an apprenticeship and 15 high-school graduates starting off on an dual study program in Friedrichshafen.

132 NEW APPRENTICE TRAINEES FOR ROLLS-ROYCE POWER SYSTEMS

Sep 05, 2016 - This year sees a total of 132 young people commence their apprenticeships and sandwich degree courses with Rolls-Royce Power Systems and its subsidiaries at home and abroad.

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