Cultivating Biogas-Fueled Power

Cultivating Biogas-Fueled Power: MTU introduces Series 4000 biogas engines for CHP applications by roberta prandi When the profit margins from conventional agricultural crops, such as corn, cereals or potatoes, dropped in Germany at the end of the 1990s, many farming enterprises looked for alternative ways of doing business and increasing revenue. One avenue that gained […]

Giessen-Marburg University Clinic Germany

Tognum, MTU Onsite Energy: Giessen-Marburg University Clinic, Germany Large quantities of electricity, cooling power and heat are needed to run a clinic. The university clinic of Giessen-Marburg, Germany, for example, has around 1150 beds and consumes on average 35 000 kWh daily. The clinic one of 50 run by healthcare provider Rhön-Klinikum AG is to […]

Tognum subsidiary MTU Friedrichshafen presented its 8-cylinder version of the Series 4000 workboat engine

Tognum subsidiary MTU Friedrichshafen presented its 8-cylinder version of the Series 4000 workboat engine at the Europort ship exhibition in Rotterdam, Netherlands, November 3rd through 6th. The long-stroke engine has been optimized to meet the needs of workboats. Specific consumption has been reduced to 195 grams per kilowatt hour and maintenance intervals for major overhauls […]

MTUs Propulsion Systems to Patrol U.S. Waterways

The new Sentinel Class Cutter of the U.S. Coast Guard will be powered by two MTU 20V 4000 M93L engines, delivering 4300 kW each. MTU, a subsidiary of Tognum, has been chosen to supply the complete propulsion system for the first Sentinel Class Cutter of the U.S. Coast Guard. The new class of cutter will […]