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Get your vessel to its destination on time, every time. Meet your deadline and your bottom line with reliable and efficient Cat® and MaK™ marine engines. Diesel and dual-fuel options keep your costs low while maintaining productivity. And with over 2,200 service locations globally, support is never far.

Caterpillar has decades of experience designing marine engines that set the standard for quality, performance and reliability for cargo vessels and container ships. With innovations like ACERT™ technology, Flexible Camshaft Technology and Caterpillar Common Rail, we provide industry-leading emissions solutions without sacrificing fuel efficiency or performance.

We offer industry-leading power ranges and tested, application-specific products to make sure you get the optimal power for your job. Our reserve power means unloaded vessels can travel faster, and the power curve of our engines compensates for hull fouling and propeller wear to deliver peak performance.

 

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VESSEL MONITORING AND ANALYTICS

Vessel Monitoring and Analytics

Learn how Cat Marine Asset Intelligence can help you get accurate, actionable data from your engines both onboard and on shore.

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MIXED SPEED POWER SOLUTIONS

Mixed Speed Power Solutions

Caterpillar can help you use a mix of high- and medium-speed engines to maximize fuel efficiency and engine life.

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MAK REPOWER GIVES GREAT LAKES STEAMSHIP A NEW LEASE ON LIFE

CHINESE SHIPPING COMPANY TURNS TO MAK ASIA & EXPECTS TO RECOUP OVERHAUL COSTS IN JUST ONE MONTH

GAS SHIPPING CUSTOMER SAVES TIME & MONEY WITH INDUSTRY’S FIRST IN-HULL DUAL FUEL ENGINE CONVERSION


TOTAL COST OF OWNERSHIP CALCULATOR

Cost of Owenership

Choose an engine that fits your needs and your budget with our Total Cost of Ownership Calculator, available exclusively through your local Cat dealer.

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OPTIMIZE DIESEL ENGINE PERFORMANCE

Optimize Diesel Engine

The Cat Marine Hybrid System can help you get the best performance possible out of your diesel engines, reducing fuel and repair costs—as well as harmful emissions.

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CAT PROPULSION SYSTEMS

Cat Propulsion System

Cat Propulsion Systems give you an optimized engine, generator and propulsion package with every part covered and supported globally by Caterpillar.

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VALUE BASED EQUIPMENT SELECTION GUIDE

Equipment Selection Guide

Powering a marine vessel can be costly, and you want to be sure you’re getting the best value for the power you need. This guide will help you choose the right Cat equipment to power your vessel or fleet at the right price.

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EMISSIONS AND ALTERNATIVE FUELS

Emissions and Alternative Fuels

Caterpillar is committed to providing equipment that meets the world’s most stringent emissions standards, as well as the use of alternative fuels.

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DUAL FUEL

Dual Fuel

We offer a number of dual-fuel engine options that use Liquefied Natural Gas to reduce emissions and improve fuel efficiency in certain applications.

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MARINE PRODUCT SUPPORT

Marine Product Support

No matter where you go in the world, Caterpillar and Cat dealers are there with the parts and expertise to keep your engine running.

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MARINE POWER PRODUCTS

Marine Power Products

With over 80 years of marine power experience behind them, Cat marine engines and generator sets are built to provide dependable, efficient service under extreme conditions.

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TECHNICAL INFORMATION PORTAL

Technical Information Portal

Find product comparisons, technical data, product sizing and more using our technical information portal specifically created for consultants, architects, engineers and owners.

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