MAN B&W Diesel Legend - H.C. Ørsted Power Plant
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Ole Grone explains
Builder: Burmeister and Wain
Built in 1933 for the H C Orsted Power Station in Copenhagen.
8 cylinder double acting opposed piston diesel engine
Cylinder bore 840 mm
Stroke 1500 mm
24.5 meters long
12.5 meters high
1400 tonnes weighs
For 30 years it was the most powerful in the world.
It is still in running order and started on the first and third Sunday of each month for visitors to the DieselHouse Museum.