turbocharging


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tur·bo·charge

 (tûr′bō-chärj′)
tr.v. tur·bo·charged, tur·bo·charg·ing, tur·bo·charg·es
1. To equip with a turbocharger.
2. Informal To improve dramatically the performance or quality of: "How to use tax breaks to turbocharge investment returns" (Kathy Kristof).

turbocharging

(ˈtɜːbəʊˌtʃɑːdʒɪŋ)
n
the process or action of supplying an internal combustion engine or a motor vehicle with a turbocharger

turbocharging

Increasing the power of a small engine by means of a turbine driven by the engine’s exhaust gases.
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Thus, MMA customers benefit from lower prices via early ordering and the knowledge that ABB Turbocharging is closely supporting the management of their equipment.
ABB Turbocharging, the world leader in the manufacture and maintenance of turbochargers for 500 kW to 80+ MW diesel and gas engines, has been subcontracted by Wartsila in the servicing of the agreement, which covers 142 WEnrtsilEn engines and 170 ABB turbochargers in 36 RCL vessels, 32 already in operation and four newbuilds, with an option to add more vessels in the future.
ABB Turbocharging has been subcontracted by WEnrtsilEn to cover the 170 ABB turbochargers in the RCCL fleet.
Wartsila has signed a ten-year maintenance and technical support agreement with Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd (RCL), which includes a subcontract with ABB Turbocharging. One of the largest between Wartsila and a marine customer, the service agreement covers 142 Wartsila engines and 170 ABB turbochargers in 36 vessels.
ABB Turbocharging is to inaugurate a new service facility located in Fredericia, Denmark on 12th June 2014 in a ceremony which will also mark the completion of the amalgamation of its operations in Norway, Denmark and Sweden into a single local business unit (LBU).
Drydocks World, the international service provider to the maritime, oil & gas and energy sectors announced today that ABB s first-ever Middle Eastern Turbocharging Service Point is now in operation inside its Dubai-based facility.
As Formula 1 adopts global passenger car trends for downsizing and turbocharging to improve fuel economy and emissions without sacrificing driving performance, its 2014 engine formula represents an exciting look at specific technologies including in the area of heat energy recovery -- which could shape more advanced passenger vehicles in the years to come.
Within the context of its business partnership with Wartsila, ABB's turbocharging business arm has secured a major contract to upgrade a series of power plants.
BorgWarner supplies its latest turbocharging technology for a new generation of medium-duty engines from Mercedes-Benz, the first commercial vehicle manufacturer to achieve Euro VI compliance for all of its medium- and heavy-duty engines.
Honeywell s global portfolio of turbocharging technologies is available for vehicles in virtually every segment.
ABB Turbocharging will now have a committed service point for ABB turbochargers in the Drydocks World facility in Dubai, a major global player in ship repair, ship conversion, ship building and offshore fabrication.
ABB Turbocharging will now have a dedicated service point for ABB turbochargers in the Drydocks World facility in Dubai, a leading international player in ship repair, ship conversion, ship building and offshore fabrication.