Fairbanks Morse Engines to Power the US Navys Newest Expeditionary Sea Base Ship
Engines using common rail fuel injection technology to deliver significant lifecycle fuel cost savings, lower emissions, and higher efficiency
Fairbanks Morse, an EnPro Industries company (NPO) and leading provider of solutions that are powering the world forward, has been awarded a contract to build and deliver the four main propulsion diesel engines (MPDE) for the sixth ship in the US Navys Expeditionary Transfer Dock (ESD)/Expeditionary Sea Base (ESB) program. The ESB 6 will be constructed by General Dynamics NASSCO in San Diego, California, and the MPDEs will be built by Fairbanks Morse at its Beloit, Wisconsin, manufacturing facility.
We are extremely proud of our history in supporting the US Navy with our engines and systems. As an American manufacturer of medium speed engines, we place significant value on innovation and working with a partner like the US Navy has helped us deliver the rel....