H914 - Turbocharging Senior for Technical Staff

This training is targeted to end user who operate TPL platform turbochargers. Course develops items like: basic maintenance as well as cartridge concept. Included a workshop session with operational exercises.

Learning objectives

Upon completion of this course the participants will be able to:

  • Understand of turbocharging basics and TPL installations on four stroke diesel marine applications, with reference to operation and first level maintenance.
  • Understand turbocharging basics on four stroke diesel marine applications, with reference to interaction between engine and turbocharger, design criteria and operational influencing parameters will be provided.


• Turbocharging principles
• TPL- A/C service concept
• TPL- A/C Monitoring in operation
• TPL- A/C Cleaning in operation
• Turbocharger cartridge concepts
• TPL- A/C Disassembly and assembly (workshop session)
• Main dimensions and measurements, tightening torques
• Interaction between engine and turbocharger
• Influence of ambient conditions on turbocharger
• Surging
• HFO operation
• Loads on turbocharger components
• Rating plate and design criteria (SIKO)


• Classroom lectures and workshop session

Course outline

General Information

Duration: 4 days
Venue: Genoa, Italy


Additional information:

Minimum 6, maximum 8 participants.
PPE (Safety Shoes) are required to enter the workshop.  

Student Profile

Marine Engineers and Superintendents

 Download: Course description as pdf

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