Case Studies

RUSTON 20RK270 Fast Ferry Overhaul

We recently completed the overhaul of 4 x RUSTON 20RK270 engines on a Fast Ferry operating in Europe to prepare the vessel for the forthcoming European holiday season.

All four engines had to be retimed and extensive inspection of the engines was needed due to the vessel being stood down from operations for months during the close season. Retiming is a detailed process which cannot be rushed and when there are 80 Cylinders to do you know how many capscrews are fitted by the time the job is finished!. With the customer also requesting the timing to be checked on two more 20RK270’s on another vessel it gave the grand total of 120 x RK270 Cylinders being completed within the time allocated prior to the vessels going into service for the summer.

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Bergen KVGS-16G3 Gas Generator arrives

30 Oct 2019

We are pleased to announce the arrival of a complete BERGEN KVGS-16G3 gas powered Generator set.

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Successful renewal of Lloyds Register ISO9001:2015 accreditation

3 Sep 2019

European Diesel Services (EDS) is proud to announce that it has successfully renewed its Lloyds Register (LR) ISO9001:2015 certification for the next three years.

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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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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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