Tag: Classification of Ships as per Propulsion Plants

  • Classification of Ships as per Propulsion Plants

    Classification of Ships as per Propulsion Plants M.V. – Motor Vessel (i) Diesel Engine Propulsion 1. 2-stroke Diesel Engine – Low/Slow Speed (< 300 rpm)    The propeller shaft is directly connected to the main engine.    Constant-pitch propellers are used.    The speed of the ship is controlled by adjusting the speed of the main engine.    Reversing…