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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Opposed-piston_engine

An opposed-piston engine is a piston engine in which each cylinder has a piston at both ends, and no cylinder head. Petrol and diesel opposed-piston engines have been used, mostly in large scale applications such as ships, military tanks and in factories.

achatespower.com/our-formula/opposed-piston

Two-Stroke Diesel Engine. The engineers and scientists started Achates Power in 2004 with the audacious idea that innovation and modern technology could transform the proven and record-setting two-stroke opposed-piston engines of the past into the clean and efficient engines of the future.

www.caranddriver.com/features/columns/a25224238/achates-opposed-piston-engine

A larger Fairbanks-Morse opposed-piston diesel powered most U.S. Navy submarines in World War II and still provides backup power on modern nuclear subs. Making an Old Idea New.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fairbanks_Morse_38_8-1/8_Diesel_Engine

The Fairbanks-Morse 38 8-1/8 is a diesel engine of the two-stroke, opposed-piston type. It was developed in the 1930s, and is similar in arrangement to a contemporary series of German Junkers aircraft diesels. The engine was used extensively in US diesel electric submarines of the 1940s and 1950s, as backup power on most US nuclear submarines, as well as in other marine applications ...

dieselbobllc.com/2018/09/17/opposed-piston-engines

EcoMotors attempted the commercialization of its opposed piston opposed cylinder diesel concept, Superior Air Parts has purchased the “Gemini” opposed piston technology with intent to commercialize it as a small aircraft diesel engine and Pinnacle has attempted the commercialization of a unique 4 stroke gasoline version of the opposed ...

www.motortrend.com/news/at-least-one-automaker-plans-to-produce-an-opposed...

James Atkinson, whose name adorns many of today's high-efficiency engines, originated his cycle on an opposed-piston engine in 1882, but the idea really gained traction in the '30s and '40s, when ...

gmauthority.com/blog/2018/01/2019-silverado-1500-to-use-2-7l-opposed-piston...

Rumor has it that the all-new 2019 Silverado 1500 use a new opposed-piston engine with no valvetrain from Achates Power while returning 37 MPG fuel economy.

www.techexplorist.com/innovative-opoc-engine-opposed-piston-engine/4280

The opposed cylinder with the piston has very low bearing loads. It means there will be less friction as compared to the conventional engine. Each piston in the engine has a single crankshaft with connecting rods (inner pistons have short connecting rods, and the opposing outer pistons have long connecting rods).

www.youtube.com/watch?v=usmauFigpzk

Check out one of the first drives of the 2.7L OP Engine Demonstration truck. This is the diesel version of this engine, our OP GCI will be installed later. The 2.7L OP Diesel Engine in a light ...