Auxiliary Machinery II

Course Description

A continuation of EN-1211, Auxiliary Machinery I and covers the construction, operation, maintenance, and repair of basic power plant systems, steam traps, strainers, pumps, heat exchangers, condensers, air ejectors, deaerators, hydraulic systems and components, and air compressors and systems. The lab consists of CAD use to draw specific training ship systems; the use of cutaway equipment, operational trainers, and simulators; and the use of actual ship’s equipment to enhance the understanding of material presented in the course. [Lab time required]

Entrance Requirements

Learning Objectives

Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the following STCW elements:

Demonstrate proficiency in the following skills:

Other Objectives


  1. Thermodynamic Properties/Steam Traps
  2. Centrifugal Pumps
  3. Positive Displacement Pumps
  4. Heat Exchangers/Cooling Towers
  5. Air Compressors and Compressed Air Systems
  6. Hydraulics and Hydraulic Systems
  7. Air Removal Equipment
  8. Evaporators, MSD units and Oil/Water separators

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