Type Gas turbine
National origin United States
Manufacturer General Electric
Developed from General Electric F404

The General Electric LM1600 is an industrial and marine gas turbine produced by GE Aviation. The LM1600 is a derivative of the General Electric F404 aircraft engine series.[1][2] The LM1600 delivers 20,000 shaft horsepower (shp) (14,920 kW) with a thermal efficiency of 37 percent at ISO conditions.[3]


Applications include marine propulsion, and industrial use at Dusty Lake Station and Foret LaZaida.[2]

Examples of marine applications

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  1. ^ a b c LM1600 Archived 2010-03-09 at the Wayback Machine, General Electric product page. Retrieved 16 February 2010.
  2. ^ a b Fuel Flexibility in GE LM Engines, by Mark Lipton, GE Energy on 12 Oct 2005. Retrieved February 16th, 2010.
  3. ^ "LM1600 Marine Gas Turbine Data Sheet" (PDF). GE Aviation.
  4. ^ Mai&Mie, Mols-Linien information page. Retrieved 16 February 2010.
  5. ^ Fast ferries on natural gas Archived 2010-02-18 at the Wayback Machine, by Nicolai Østergaard, Ing.dk. Retrieved 16 February 2010.
  6. ^ "Press Release". General Electric Marine Engines. 9 September 2002. Archived from the original on 11 December 2010.