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MAN B&W Diesel Legend - H.C. Ørsted Power Plant
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Builder: Burmeister and Wain

Type: DM884WS-150

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

115 rpm

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.

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