Diesel Engines

By

  • A J WHARTON, CEng, FIMarE

This book covers diesel engine theory, technology, operation and maintenance for candidates for the Department of Transport's Certificates of Competency in Marine Engineering, Class One and Class Two. The book has been updated throughout to include new engine types and operating systems that are currently in active development or recently introduced.
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Book information

  • Published: September 1991
  • Imprint: BUTTERWORTH HEINEMANN
  • ISBN: 978-0-7506-0217-4


Table of Contents

Engine types; Cycles and timing; Gas exchange processes; Engine parts; Operating systems; Control; Safety and operation; Index.