Case Studies

RUSTON 6RK270 and RKC powered Tugs

2013 saw us carry out a number of overhaul, repair, parts supply and engine familiarity projects on RUSTON powered Tugs with a diverse collection of customers with differing needs and requirements.

One project saw EDS contracted by an international towage company to assist them with some RUSTON 6RK270 powered Tugs they had acquired from a UK Tug operator. The contract involved carrying out an overhaul of the RUSTON 6RK270 main engines and the Gardner generators, including supplying all the spare parts required and the customer also requested that our engineers assist their staff in learning how to operate and maintain the 6RK270 engines. A second contract from the same customers saw us doing the same with a couple of RUSTON 6RKCM powered Tugs they purchased.

Another Tug operator contracted us to supply spare parts and service engineers for a Tug powered by two RUSTON 12RKCM engines, which again saw us supply the complete Spare Parts & Service Package. Customers appreciate the peace of mind that comes with knowing the service engineers provided worked on the vessels numerous times while working for the engine builder themselves, including in numerous cases actually installing and commissioning the RUSTON engines.

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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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BERGEN B32:40 Engine parts arrive

11 Mar 2019

We are delighted to take delivery of a consignment of BERGEN B32:40 engine parts, from a consignment of surplus stocks recently purchased.

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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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Engines and Generators for sale

We offer a large range of engines and generators for sale, click below to see our full list.

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