MTU Series 1163-04 Engine for by Korean CG
MTU was chosen by the Korean Coast Guard to provide propulsion and onboard power for a new class of vessels in its expanding fleet. The new 5,000-ton displacement patrol vessel will be powered by four MTU 20V 1163 M94 engines in a Combined Diesel and Diesel (CODAD) propulsion configuration, with onboard power provided by four 12V 4000 M23S gensets. The newest MTU Series 1163M04 engine has upgraded features with a common rail fuel injection system, an advanced electronic engine management system and improved combustion process to meet IMO 2 emission regulations.
(As published in the November 2013 edition of Marine News - www.marinelink.com)