Mr Tin Tun
Fully qualified marine engineer officer, steam and motor,….
A 15-year old ship had one of its genset’s engine vibration damper damaged. It was not the viscous sealed type. It used elastomer or rubber compound bonded to two steel discs and metal brackets with one disc connected to the crankshaft. The rubber compound was failing. The ship had only two gensets so the ship […]
When you experience technical problems and you are unable to fix the problem yourself, what do you do? If you are the Chief Engineer on board a ship, you have your Engineer Superintendent or Fleet Manager in the office to turn to for help. They may advise you how to fix the problem or they […]