Man D&T and Wärtsilä launch marine-engine project

Man Diesel & Turbo and Wärtsilä have agreed to pursue a large joint-research project, the Hercules-C project, as a continuation of the very successful Hercules programmes for the research and development of marine-engine technology.

The overall vision of the Hercules research programme is for sustainable and safe energy production from marine power plants, while its technological themes are higher efficiency, reduced emissions and increased reliability for marine engines.