Target Courses

Target Global Energy Training provides the industry with courses on request in engine-technology. Target has over 40 years experience with internal combustion engines and is specialized in diesel engines for ship propulsion and powerplants and gas engines for combined heat and power.



Target provides you with:

  • Tailor-made courses
  • On site, in-company training
  • Up-to-date theoretical or practical instructions
  • The latest technologies
  • No 'excess baggage'

Machine-technology: Courses and projects:

  • Diesel and gas engines
  • Steam and gas turbines
  • Cogeneration with gas and steam turbines and with diesel and gas engines
  • Ship propulsion with four-stroke trunk piston engines and two-stroke crosshead engines
  • Reciprocating and centrifugal compressors
  • District heating
  • Maintenance, repair and reconditioning of machinery
  • Troubleshooting and fault finding

The new Diesel Engine Book

Look inside ′Diesel Engines′

This third completely revised edition, May 2017, of a three-part book on diesel engines is intended for all who work with diesel engines for maritime propulsion and power generation.

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News from the author

The diesel-engine manufacterers

The production level of diesel engines is low. Who have an important market share in the four diesel engine categories?

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Topic of the month

Wear of cylinder liners

Insufficient insulation of electrical systems on dieselgenerator sets can cause serious damage of cylinder liners and crankpin and crankshaft bearings.

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Dual fuel engines for lower emissions

Natural gas is the ideal fossil fuel to minimize the exhaust- gas emissions of modern dual-fuel diesel engines; also the cost of maintenance and repair will be reduced considerably.

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