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Al Masaood Power showcases Volvo Penta’s latest Diesel Engines for the Power Generation Industry at Middle East Energy 2020

Al Masaood Power showcases Volvo Penta’s latest Diesel Engines for the Power Generation Industry at Middle East Energy 2020

Tuesday, 03 March 2020

Al Masaood’s Power Division, together with its long-standing global partner, Volvo Penta, is participating for the 10th consecutive year at the Middle East Energy 2020. Currently taking place at the Dubai World Trade Center, and running until the 5th of March, MEE is the region’s leading event dedicated to power generation, electrical solutions, and solar solutions.

Located in Sheikh Saeed Hall Stand No. S2.E39, the Al Masaood Power Division is showcasing the Volvo Penta’s latest industry-leading power generation engines and for first time in the Middle East, the D8 GE, a compact size engine model designed with the highest-standard of emission levels. The D8 Stage II and IIIA/Tier 3 features the newest - technology injection and charging systems with low internal losses supporting excellent combustion, low fuel consumption and low noise levels.

In addition to the latest version of the D8 engine, the Al Masaood Power Division is highlighting the features of Volvo Penta’s flagship 16-litre diesel engine, the D16. Through an alternator, the D16 engine can produce up to 800 kVA with excellent power density, high fuel efficiency and low exhaust emission levels. This engine meets the latest emission legislation requirements across the world.

Rasso Bartenschlager, General Manager of Al Masaood Power Division, said: “Al Masaood Power Division and our long-standing partner, Volvo Penta, are excited to be at the Middle East Energy 2020, which we have been supporting consecutively for the last 10 years. The event is an ideal platform to bring to the region leading global brands in the power generation sector. It is part of our long-term commitment to introduce the industry’s pioneering innovations, especially for the marine engine market.”

“The latest range of Volvo Penta engines promote sustainable power solutions that are more energy-efficient considering its low fuel consumption and low noise levels, which are in line with the global sustainable development goals to reduce carbon emissions and protect the environment while ensuring service satisfaction for our customers,” he added.

Designed for quick, easy and economical installation as well as ease of operation and maintenance, the D8 engine is both powerful and economical as a backup power. Its flexibility provides a cost-effective option as a primary power generator in areas where energy source is limited and can be used for both mobile and stationary power generation applications, in accordance with local emissions regulations.