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MAN supplies world's biggest engine to new giant ship

The world's biggest container ship, at 19,000 teu from Chinese CSCL, is equipped with an engine from MAN Diesel & Turbo. The biggest engine ever built for a container ship.

The world's biggest container ship, from Chinese CSCL, was launched on Wednesday, and the 19,000 teu giant ship will run on a MAN Diesel & Turbo engine - the biggest engine ever.

The engine is a so-called "low speed MAN B&W 12S90ME-C Mark 9.2 type," says MAN Diesel & Turbo in a press release.

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