MTU rail engines operate worldwide. Click on this interactive map and find out where these engines operate.  

Aye, aye, Captain!  

The Duhnen pilot launch is powered by MTU reman engines to bring pilots safely up to the biggest freighters in the North Sea.

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    Video: Shaping the FutureA video showing MTU milestones in 90 years of railway history.  

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    Slideshow MTU@InnoTrans 2014: 90 years of rail drivesTake a walk around the trade show with us. Say hello to our staff at the MTU booth. Discover at the open-air area...

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    How do we do... colors?MTU engines come in whatever color the customer wants. But how are they finished? A look behind the scenes in our paint shop.

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  • Hitachi has put its first three pre-series Hitachi Super Express trains onto the tracks. The trains rolled out of the Hitachi factory in Kasado, Japan, on 13 November.

  • At the beginning of next year, MTU engines are to go into service in two tugboats built by Turkish tugboat builder and operator Sanmar.

  • The Good Hope hospital in Sutton Coldfield, UK, has just modernized its 35-year old power generation installation.

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How do we make... shipping crates?

Building shipping crates involves more than just pinning together wooden planks, as an inside look at MTU's joinery shop reveals.

Step on it, Eddie!

A 783-kW diesel engine at work in a South African mine shows that new technology can also be fun.