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Icon Research News

Find out about the latest news, product updates and software releases from Icon Research for our range of diesel engine analysis and vibration monitoring products.

04
Nov

DIESEL ENGINES – CARS vs SHIPS

Ships’ engines are incredible machines. With larger engines often spanning more than 25 metres in length and over 10 metres in height, they indeed are...
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Antarctic Ship Expedition
21
Apr

Icon Supply Engine Analyser for RRS Sir David Attenborough

Icon Research are delighted to be supplying a “Doctor” analyser to monitor the engine performance of Britain’s new polar research vessel RRS Sir David Attenborough....
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13
Apr

Identifying the Source of a Cylinder Leak – Case Study

As per previous case studies, a weakness in a particular cylinder compared to others can be identified as a leak. This note discusses how to...
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17
Mar

Diesel Doctor – Compression Case Study – March 2021

The Diesel Doctor can identify a number of different problems including cylinder leaks, incorrect timing, injector/pump issues, valve leaks, blow-by, poor power balance, restricted inlets...
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25
Feb

Case Study: Compression Faults Identified by the Diesel Doctor

Compression starts once the air inlet phase finishes. Dependent on the type of engine, this happens differently. In 2-stroke engines, compression occurs when the inlet...
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