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Posts in the category of: Engine Maintenance

  • Filter Contamination

    Check Your Filters: Important Maintenance Notice

    March 14, 2024

    Engine Maintenance

    We wanted to share some recent findings from our service work on two Caterpillar C18 ACERT main engines and gearboxes.…

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  • RNLI Support

    Enhancing operational efficiency

    February 29, 2024

    Engine Maintenance

    We are working more and more with fishing vessels and other marine clients lately and wanted to share an eye-opening,…

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  • Build- up on Seawater Cooling System Strainer

    Engine cooling system maintenance

    February 23, 2024

    Engine Maintenance

    Last week, we shared the concerning issue of galvanic corrosion damaging the sea water strainer housings and baskets. In case…

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  • Galvanic Corrosion in Seawater Cooling System

    Critical engine maintenance

    February 15, 2024

    Engine Maintenance

    Here's an issue we found whilst working on an engine’s seawater cooling system recently that can easily happen if you…

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  • Intercooler fin repair

    Intercooler performance

    February 15, 2024

    Engine Maintenance

    Bent over fins on your intercooler? Bent fins act as a bottleneck, restricting airflow through the intercooler. This obstruction can…

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  • Engine Service Agreement

    Minimise disruption, maximise performance

    December 13, 2023

    Engine Maintenance

    As you know, we share a lot of case studies relating to the work we do, helping our clients with…

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  • Caterpillar engine attendance

    Bonny…Holland

    November 29, 2023

    Engine Maintenance

    As you’d expect, we do a lot of work up in Aberdeen - it's the reason we opened our second…

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  • Heat Wrap Examples

    Exhaust Heat Wrap

    September 26, 2023

    Engine Maintenance

    With the weather slowly turning cooler and people starting to wrap up more, it made us think about how this…

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  • Damper damage

    What’s under your paint?

    August 10, 2023

    Knowledge Base

    We’ve got a power generation engine in for an overhaul. It’s being overhauled to replace one that’s failed and it’s…

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  • Free Volvo Surveyimage

    Free Volvo Survey

    May 25, 2023

    Engine Maintenance

    A few weeks back we made the offer of a free survey to our UK-based subscribers. One of the operators…

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