About METB 


To be a leading test bed for maritime energy


To provide a platform that enables Institutes of Higher Learning, Research Institutes and companies to collaborate on translation of innovative energy & emission research work from lab-to-large scale application, prior to sea trials.

Maritime Energy Test Bed

Supported by Singapore Maritime Institute (SMI), METB is jointly initiated by the Maritime Institute at NTU (MI@NTU) and Energy Research Institute at NTU (ERI@N).
METB will be open to scientists and engineers from both academia and industry to do research and development in green ship and port technologies. The test bed consists of a 1.5MW marine diesel engine and advanced equipment suitable for R&D projects relating to energy and emissions.

Engine Specification

​Engine ​Daihatsu 4 Stroke, Tier 1, 6 cylinders, 720rpm
​Alternator ​AC 450V,3-phase, 60Hz
​Fuel Oil ​Diesel, HFO and biodiesel
​Exhaust Gas ​10,300Nm3/hr, 380oC

R&D Focus Areas 

Contact Us 

​For more information about METB, kindly contact us

Maritime Energy Test Bed (METB),
71 Nanyang Crescent
Singapore, 637035

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