High performance seals help reduce marine engines maintenance costs

Application

A world class manufacturer of medium speed, 4 stroke, gas engines for marine propulsion.

Problem

Planned maintenance cycles proving extremely expensive costing up to £100,000 per day. OEM looking for ways of reducing maintenance costs and reducing inventory.

Solution

Engine manufacturer standardised on two PPE materials; Perlast® (FFKM) and V75J (FKM) for cylinder liners, exhaust valve seats and fuel injection valves. 100%quality and zero field failures during past 12 years.

Result

PPE increased running hours to 25,000 hours & reduce planned maintenance cycles by half saving £100,000 per day on downtime cost.

 

How can we help? Contact our marine and power engine sealing experts to discuss your requirements, or start a discussion online.

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