About Us

European Diesel Services are a fully independent company created in 1994. We specialise in the support of Ruston, Bergen and Paxman VP185 engines providing spare parts, service and support in over 100 countries worldwide.

We were established by a former Ruston Diesels Senior Service Engineer, to offer a complete support solution to operators of Ruston and English Electric diesel and gas engines in Marine/Fast Ferry, Power Generation, Rail Traction, Offshore, and Naval applications. To this day the company continues to employ ex-Ruston Engineering and Technical staff and now prides itself on having the world’s largest independent stock of New & Reconditioned parts and previously owned engines for the Ruston RK engine range, allowing us to offer an unrivalled Parts & Service package to operators worldwide.

We have our own in house team of ex-Ruston, Bergen and Wartsila Service Engineers who are available for overhaul or repair projects worldwide. We can supply to any requirement from a specialist to oversee local engineers right up to an including full teams for repairs and maintenance contracts that are on a time constrained or breakdown basis.

We supply parts suitable for use on:

RK270 - RK270 MK1 - RK270 MK2 - RK270GS - RK215 - RKC – RKCM - RK3C - RKG - CSV - AP230 - APC - AT - English Electric

KRG-6, KRMB-8, KRMB-9, KVGB-12, KVGB-16, KVMB-12, KVMB-16, BRM-6, BRM-8, BRM-9, BVM-12, LDG-6, LDG-8


S12D - S12F - VBCS12F - VS12E - S37D - S37F - S37G - 2000 - 3000 - 4000

JT – LD – LE – P – Q – QT – QBTCA – QTCW – SE – SET – SETCA

2000 – 3012 – 4000 – 4006 – 4008 – 4012 – 4016 – TAG – TAG2 – TAG3 – FG Wilson

20, 22, 26, 32, 38, 46, VASA 22, VASA 32


GET IN TOUCH with European Diesels to discuss your requirements today!

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Ruston 16RKC Gensets

30 Apr 2019

We are pleased to announce the purchase of a couple of ex stand-by RUSTON 16RKC engine powered generator sets.

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First Crankshaft of the year on its way

1 Feb 2019

We are pleased to announce the first Crankshaft of 2019 is on its way to the customer. The Ruston 16RK270 MK2 Crankshaft has left along with other parts required for the rebuild, including an engine set of overhauled Cylinder Heads.

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Arrival of RUSTON / MAN 16RK270 MK2 engines

8 Nov 2018

We are pleased to announce the purchase and arrival at our premises of a new batch of 3 off RUSTON / MAN 16RK270 MK2 engines.

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Arrival of more RUSTON RK270 engines

18 Jul 2018

European Diesel Services are pleased to announce the arrival of additional RUSTON / MAN RK270 engines to their inventory.

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Fast Ferry / HSC

We are able to offer an extremely competitive Spare Parts and Service Team package to operators of RUSTON RK270 powered FAST FERRIES / HSC’s around the world

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