SEATTLE, Jan. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Seattle- and Florida-based Trans Marine Propulsion Systems, Inc. (TMPS), known worldwide for its diesel service and engineering department, has been appointed a member of Hyundai Heavy Industries - EMD's (HHI-EMD) Global Service Network and is their Designated Cooperative Repairer.
HHI- EMD (http://english.hhi.co.kr/main/) was established in 1972 and has grown into one of the world's leading heavy industries companies. The engine and machinery division is the world's largest marine diesel engine builder, with approximately 35% global market share. The division reached the production milestone of 100 million bhp (brake horsepower) in 2-stroke engines on September 29, 2010. The division is also a leading manufacturer of propellers, cargo oil pumps, ballast water treatment systems, and side thrusters.
"TMPS is honored to be associated with a captain of industry such as HHI-EMD," said Shane Roeser, TMPS President.
TMPS will be supplying service under a non-exclusive agreement for HHI - EMD. TMPS has locations in Seattle, Washington and Tampa, Florida, and services most makes and types of diesel engines, including 2-stroke, medium-speed and slow-speed engines for the marine industry and for diesel power plants. TMPS is one of the world's few service facilities that offer this range of experience.
More information on Trans Marine Propulsion Systems, Inc. go to http://www.transmarine.org or call 206-282-9142.
SOURCE Trans Marine Propulsion Systems, Inc.