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HMS Dauntless

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Lt. Cdr. Lance Mooney kindly arranged a tour of HMS Dauntless in the October of 2016 at HMNB Portsmouth (also known as HMS Nelson). The vessel is one of the UK’s six new Type 45 Daring class destroyers which are propelled using Rolls-Royce WR-21 gas turbines. Dauntless was undergoing extensive engine repairs at the time […]

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Cummins

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The member’s day event in March 2016 saw the CIMAC UK group visiting the Cummins engine site in Daventry. The day, which was well-attended, included an introduction to the Cummins gas and large diesel engine portfolio and an excellent tour of the substantial manufacturing facility. Along with a sister plant in Darlington, Daventry is responsible […]