Marine Diesel Engines
Vessel: Supply Vessel
Engines: BERGEN, 2,500 kW/750 rpm (2 pieces), 4-stroke diesel engines
Lube Oil: SHELL GADINIA AL 40
Test — Centrifuge vs CJC® Lube Oil Filter
Test period: > 10,000 running hours
Test start: at 144,992 running hours
Test end: at 155,123 running hours
Conventional lubrication oil treatment:
One centrifuge (lube oil separator) for each engine.
Pump flow: 550−810 L per hour
Newly installed CJC® Lube Oil Filter:
During the test period, a CJC® Lube Oil Filter 27/108 for continuous fine filtration and drying (24/7/365) was installed at one of the engines (ME 2). The automatic temperature controlled flow ensures optimum operati-on and the highest filtration efficiency.
Pump flow: 1,150 L per hour (0.3 L/kW) nominal