Optimization of Energy Systems

Course Objective

At the end of this course, participating personnel are expected to contribute in the efforts to reduce operating costs of on-board power plant. They should be capable operate the engine and its systems to achieve energy saving goals and appreciate the importance of efficient engine operation and maintenance.

Content of the Course

  • Fuel injection equipment and injection timing

  • Charge air cooler

  • Turbocharger

  • Fuel oil separator

  • Steam boiler and other heat exchangers

  • Refrigeration and air-conditioning plant

  • Power management, electrical load and power factor

  • Motor load and electrical losses

  • VFD and propulsion engine power, load and fuel savings

  • Navigational aspects of energy optimization

  • Boosting energy efficiency

  • Energy optimization and environmental issues

  • New IMO regulations on energy savings

Target Groups

Management and Operational Level Engineers


5 working days