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  • IMO

    IMO Tier III – 2021

    January 13, 2021


    Well here we are at the start of another year, and another lockdown, but as far as we can within…

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  • Urgent critical sparesimage

    Urgent critical spares

    December 18, 2020

    Investigation & Rectification

    As many businesses wind down for the holiday period, for some, it's "business as usual" and the holidays mean no…

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  • Lack of oil pressure to governorimage

    Lack of oil pressure to governor

    December 9, 2020


    We recently attended a vessel to investigate a hot start issue on one of their Caterpillar 3408 engines. The operator…

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  • Generator Reinstallation

    Deutz generator installation

    November 18, 2020

    Knowledge Base

    I recently wrote about a Deutz driven generator overhaul we were completing for a land-based client. And whilst I went…

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  • Completed Twin Disc MG-5075 overhaul

    Transmission Unit Support

    November 12, 2020


    Whilst the vital role of the diesel engines is widely appreciated across oil and gas, marine, generation and locomotive applications,…

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  • Warped Woodward 3161 governorimage

    Warped Woodward 3161 governor

    November 11, 2020


    We were called by a marine operator seeking rectification for a failed Woodward 3161 governor. Immediately after the start-up of…

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  • Solidified antifreeze

    Deutz generator – solidified antifreeze

    November 5, 2020


    Last week, I mentioned the Deutz generator package we have in for an overhaul due to damage found during a…

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  • Deutz BF6M 1013E Catastrophic Piston Damage

    Deutz BF6M 1013E Catastrophic Piston Damage

    October 28, 2020


    We’ve just received a Deutz BF6M 1013E backup power generator in our Colchester workshop for a full overhaul. Nothing unusual…

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  • Running oil on high PSIimage

    Running oil on high PSI

    October 21, 2020


    We recently completed the overhaul of a Baudouin P15 pump engine, and when it came to the 24hr FAT (Factory…

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  • Cat 3208 Gearbox Noiseimage

    Cat 3208 Gearbox Noise

    October 14, 2020


    We were recently on a vessel carrying out some servicing and repair operations on a Caterpillar 3208 engine, and one…

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