Product News: Mining, Oil Drilling & Refining
Electric Drilling Package withstands rigors of oil field.
Press Release Summary:
April 30, 2010 - Designed to meet high power and low fuel consumption demands of drill rig operations, self-contained MTU Electric Drilling Package consists of diesel engine, generator, radiator, and control panel mounted on rigid base frame. Generator is powered by MTU 12 V 4000 G73 engine capable of producing 1,105 kW plus 10% overload capability at 1,200 rpm. For rigs with high power load, multiple EDPs will operate in parallel.
Original Press Release
MTU's New Electric Drilling Package to Make North American Debut at OTC in May
Press release date: April 20, 2010
MTU Detroit Diesel, Inc. is the North American regional headquarters of MTU Friedrichshafen GmbH, one of the world's most important providers of diesel engines and drive and propulsion systems for ships, heavy-duty land and rail vehicles, and distributed energy. It offers a complete line of power solutions from 30 to 12,200 bhp (20 to 9,100 kW) for applications in the marine, rail, power generation, oil and gas, agriculture, mining, construction and industrial, and defense markets. MTU Detroit Diesel, Inc. is the sales and after-sales organization of the Tognum Group in North America. www.mtu-online.com About Tognum
With its two business units, Engines and Onsite Energy & Components, the Tognum Group is one of the world's leading suppliers of engines, propulsion systems and distributed energy systems. These products are based on diesel engines with up to 9,100 kilowatts (kW) power output, gas engines up to 2,150 kW, stationary fuel cells up to 345 kW and gas turbines up to 45,000 kW. The product portfolio of the Engines business unit comprises MTU engines and propulsion systems for ships, for heavy land, rail and defense vehicles and for the oil and gas industry. The portfolio of the Onsite Energy & Components business unit includes distributed energy systems of the brand MTU Onsite Energy and fuel-injection systems from L'Orange. The energy systems comprise diesel engines for emergency standby power, prime power and continuous power, as well as cogeneration power plants based on gas engines, fuel cells and gas turbines that generate both power and heat. In 2009, Tognum generated revenue of 2.5 billion and employs more than 8,700 people. Tognum has a global manufacturing, distribution and service structure with 25 fully consolidated companies, more than 140 sales partners and over 500 authorized dealerships at approximately 1,200 locations. The shares of Tognum AG (ISIN: DE000A0N4P43) have been stock-exchange listed since 2007 and are included in the MDAX. CONTACT INFORMATION
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