ME-LGIM Engines for Wallenius Wilhelmsen MeOH-Fuelled PCTC Series
Wallenius Wilhelmsen has specified MAN B&W ME-LGIM dual-fuel engines capable of running on green methanol in connection with an order for a series of 9,300 ceu PCTCs (pure car and truck carriers).
MAN ES has confirmed that Wallenius Wilhelmsen has ordered 4 × MAN B&W 7S60ME-C10.5-LGIM (-Liquid Gas Injection Methanol) dual-fuel engines capable of running on green methanol in connection with the construction of 4 × PCTCs (Pure Car/Truck carriers). The order is the second newbuilding project within the PCTC segment to specify MAN’s S60-LGIM engine, Thomas S. Hansen, Head of Promotion and Customer Support, MAN Energy Solutions, 2-Stroke, noted.
As previously reported by The Motorship, the order for 9,300 ceu (Car Equivalent Unit) vessels with the Jinling Shipyard (Jiangsu) includes options for eight additional vessels. The first vessel in the series is scheduled for delivery from mid-2026.