Cylinder lubrication of two-stroke crosshead marine diesel engines

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The two-stroke crosshead diesel engine has, for many years, been the preferred prime mover for larger seagoing merchant vessels. This article discusses means of improving piston running and reducing cylinder oil consumption in these engines. Ole Christensen provides through the Wartisla technical Journal a good insight on issues affecting Marine Diesel engine lubrication and analysis on feed-rate management from a cost-efficient perspective.

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