Canadian Coast Guards

Case Study 105: Diesel Engine

Case Study Synopsis

A decision was made by the Chief Engineer to treat a generator with a NORDE LSM. The generator was a Caterpillar V12, Type D399. In 2001, NORDE LSM was introduced directly into the generator diesel engine oil at 5% /volume in the portside generator.

Improvements Noted in this Case Study

Oil Change Time by 500 Hours
Reduced Oil Requirement