b'MEMBER NEWSCummins Announces NewClassed Type Approval for X15 Marine EngineC umminsInc.,aPVAmember,an- With a power range of 450 hp600 hp (336 Since its initial release, the X15 has utilized nounced the new classification of its447 kW) and a weight of 1,724 kg (3,800 lbs),Cummins XPI fuel system product, resulting X15 marine engine. The engine willthe engine claims to offer some of the highestin an efficient fuel burn for clean emissions now meet safety standards for ABS, BV, RINApower density for continuous applications inandoptimizedfueleconomyandensuring and DNV class society certifications. This con- its category. Constant-speed auxiliary ratingscompliance with IMO Tier 2 and EPA Tier 3 firms the X15s adherence to the stringent safe- are available at 50 hz or 60 hz with 507 hp (373emissions standards, the company said. Now ty features requested by the societies. kW) with the option to pair with an alternatoravailable to pair with Cummins PrevenTech or Stamford AvK offering. Marinesolutionanintegrateddigitalsolu-The X15 classed engine will be in full produc- tion for end-to-end equipment health manage-tion in late 2022. According to Cummins, theClassification society certifications are integralment to boost uptime, reduce costs, and ensure X15 engine, initially released for the marineto the safety of the commercial marine indus- peace of mind, safety and planning.segment in late 2018, offers some of the stron- try, said Eric Marini, Global Marine Product gest torque and performance among its directPlanning and Management leader. As part ofTheX15marineengineisavailablewitha competitors. The X15 includes complete en- our continued investment in the marine mar- base warranty of 24 months or 8,000 hours gine protection capabilities, fuel sensor, gearket, the X15 is type approved under the strictestfor heavy-duty applications and 24 months or pressure, and temperature monitoring as wellvalidation test to meet the safety requirementsunlimited hours for continuous duty. It is also as digital start/stop functionality. from class societies. Our team is very proud tobacked by Cummins network of over 9,000 bring to market this newly classed X15 engine. service and dealer locations. KEEPING BAY AREA FLEETS IN SERVICE FOR OVER 40 YEARSBay Ship and Yacht makes it a priority to per-form on-time, quality service for all vessels. We are a full service shipyard cosistently serving Al- 5 1 0 . 3 3 7 . 9 1 2 2 ameda, San Francisco Bay, the west coast andwww.bay-ship.com the worlds maritime industry for over 40 years. A l a m e d a , C A43 APRIL 2022'