Repair of MAN 6L40/54

From March to May 2021 m/v Rubus was under repair at Chornomorsk Ship Repair Yard. During this time overhaul of the MAN 6L40 / 54 engine was carried out with the dismantling of the crankshaft.

The process included:

    -disassembly and assembly of the engine, namely, dismantling of cylinder covers and pistons
    -removal of frame bearings and crankshaft
    -removal of the crankshaft
    -presentation to the Register inspector
    -alignment and installation of the main engine

The engine passed the mooring test, and the shipowner was pleased with the result. It became possible to achieve such a result only thanks to the well-coordinated work of ELENG and Chornomorsk Shiprepair Yard.