Rolls-Royce MT30

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The Rolls-Royce MT30 (Marine Turbine) is a marine gas turbine engine based on Rolls-Royce Trent 800 aero engine.wikipedia
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Queen Elizabeth-class aircraft carrier

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In early 2003 the MT30 was selected to power the Royal Navy future aircraft carriers (CVFs) and the demonstrator of the US Navy's DD(X) multi-mission destroyer.
The Ministry of Defence decided not to use nuclear propulsion due to its high cost, so Integrated Electric Propulsion was chosen whereby power is supplied by two Rolls-Royce Marine Trent MT30 36 MW gas turbine generator units and four Wärtsilä diesel generator sets (two 9 MW and two 11 MW).

Daegu-class frigate

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In 2012 the company repackaged the MT30 so that it would fit into smaller ships, and their first such order came from South Korea, for their Daegu-class frigates.
The Rolls Royce MT30 turbine engine replaces the twin gas turbine layout of the Incheon-class frigates.

Type 26 frigate

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In 2012 Rolls Royce repackaged the MT30 used in the s so that it would fit into smaller ships.

Zumwalt-class destroyer

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In early 2003 the MT30 was selected to power the Royal Navy future aircraft carriers (CVFs) and the demonstrator of the US Navy's DD(X) multi-mission destroyer.
Electric power is provided by two Rolls-Royce MT30 gas turbines (35.4 MW ea.) driving Curtiss-Wright electric generators.

Gas turbine

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The Rolls-Royce MT30 (Marine Turbine) is a marine gas turbine engine based on Rolls-Royce Trent 800 aero engine.

Rolls-Royce Trent 800

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The Rolls-Royce MT30 (Marine Turbine) is a marine gas turbine engine based on Rolls-Royce Trent 800 aero engine.

Boeing 777

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The MT30 retains 80% commonality with the Trent 800, the engine for the Boeing 777.

September 11 attacks

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Rolls-Royce announced the MT30 programming on September 11, 2001.

Royal Navy

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In early 2003 the MT30 was selected to power the Royal Navy future aircraft carriers (CVFs) and the demonstrator of the US Navy's DD(X) multi-mission destroyer.

Littoral combat ship

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In June 2004 Lockheed Martin awarded the engine contract to the MT30 for its Littoral combat ship design.