Onan Introduces Sea Aux® Gensets
Cummins Engine Company and Onan Corporation, Minneapolis, Minn., recently announced the completion of a joint venture development program. The result is a line of midsize auxiliary generator sets for the commercial marine industry.
Rated for prime power duty in worldwide shipboard applications requiring 1,000 or more hours of operation per year, the new Sea Aux™ gensets provide electric power for tug and pushboats, commercial fishing vessels, passenger ferries, cruise boats, megayachts and others.
Twelve models are available in the Sea Aux line and include 35 to 95 kw (60 Hz at 1,800 rpm) or 30 to 75 kw (50 Hz at 1,500 rpm) operation in various voltage configurations.
The Onan® 12 lead reconnectable alternator is rated for 80 degree rise at 40 degree ambient with Class H insulation. The main alternator and exciter insulation systems are impregnated for operation in severe marine environments where salt air, sea spray, chemical corrosion and engine room conditions are installation factors.
"The Cummins and Onan joint venture development program enables the buyer to easily specify not only a generator set but also the production engines as a complete package," said Dennis Wagner, product manager for the Sea Aux development program.
Furthermore, the Cummins/Onan worldwide distribution network offers application expertise and factory trained service technicians with direct access to replacement parts.
For free literature detailing the new Sea Aux gensets from Onan, C i r c l e 6 7 on Reader Service Card
Other stories from December 1990 issue
- Hvide Takes Delivery Of Reconstructed Chemical Tanker page: 6
- Wartsila Diesel Introduces In-Line Version Of Nohab 25 Engine page: 6
- Willi Becker Rudder Installed On Converted ' M / V Seabulk America' page: 7
- Norway Export Award Goes To Peter Lombard page: 7
- Major EC Yards Outline 'Eurotanker' Development page: 8
- MSI/CAORF Offers Safety Course In Tug/Barge Handling page: 8
- Diversified Technologies Supplies Launch/Retrieval System For Steam Tanker page: 9
- Gladding-Hearn Building N.Y. City Harbor Survey Boat page: 10
- NKK To Build First LNG Carrier To Use Technigaz Mark III Membrane-Type Cargo Tank System page: 11
- Balehi Marine Delivers 1,800-HP Towboat 'Lake Charles' To Conoco Oil Company page: 11
- Sea-Land To Repower Huge Containerships With MAN B&W Gensets page: 12
- NEI Syncrolift Receives Orders For Five New Lifts For Three Continents page: 13
- Trinity Marine To Develop Process To Construct Double-Hull Tankers page: 13
- Meyer Werft Delivers Third In Series Of Six Gas Carriers For USSR page: 13
- MARCO Receives Order For Oil Spill Recovery Boat; Completes Trawler Lengthening page: 14
- San Carlos Factory Offers Wide Range Of Marine Boilers And Equipment page: 15
- European Yards Look To 'Formula' To Compete With Their Far East Counterparts page: 16
- Are American Shipyards Competitive? page: 17
- Survey Reveals Recovery Of Small- And Medium-Sized Yards page: 18
- New Tugboat Is First In Delaware Waters In Over 50 Years page: 19
- Comsat Introduces New SeaMail® Electronic Service page: 19
- OUTSTANDING OCEANGOING SHIPS OF 1990 page: 20
- $1.3 BILLION AVAILABLE TO INITIATE SEALIFT SHIP CONSTRUCTION PROGRAM page: 27
- Cost Of Naval Operations In Persian Gulf Region Continues To Escalate page: 32
- Ingalls Shipbuilding Christens Aegis Cruiser Anzio—15th Of 19 Being Built For U.S. Navy page: 34
- Cruise + Ferry 91 Set For May 29-31 In London page: 41
- 1991 Ship Production Symposium, San Diego, September 4-6, 1991, Issues Call For Papers page: 42
- Hitachi Zosen Completes 275,993-Dwt Tanker Sea Duke page: 42
- Congressional Leaders Take Hard Line On Foreign Shipbuilding Subsidies page: 43
- Trinity Marine Wins $9-Million Contract To Build Matson Barge page: 43
- 4,000-HP Tug Delivered By Main Iron Works To Coastal Tug & Barge page: 45
- Hitachi Zosen Selects Argo Marine As U.S. Agent For Engine Parts Sales page: 47
- Three Quays Sign Agreement For Ultramar Newbuildings page: 47
- Hull Electronics Announces New Linear Amplifiers page: 48
- Deere Commercial Marine Engine Marketing Plans On Stream For Early 1991 page: 48
- Homeport Marine Services Completes Rework Project On 180-Foot 'Ebb Tide II' page: 50
- Onan Introduces Sea Aux® Gensets page: 50