Posts Tagged ‘Wärtsilä Corporation’

Wärtsilä’s divers enable operators to avoid unscheduled dry-dockings

Wärtsilä’s divers enable operators to avoid unscheduled dry-dockings
Hull cleaning Vessels’ repair needs do not always match with planned maintenance schedules. With specialist underwater teams, no vessel is far from fast, high-quality repair and refurbishment that enable operators to avoid the potential loss of income related to dry-docking. As the first global operator...
August 2nd, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shiprepair, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Wärtsilä’s half year financial report January-June 2018

Wärtsilä’s half year financial report January-June 2018
Wärtsilä Corporation Half year financial report 19 July 2018 at 8.30 a.m. local time WÄRTSILÄ’S HALF YEAR FINANCIAL REPORT JANUARY-JUNE 2018 GOOD DEVELOPMENT IN ORDERS RECEIVED This release is a summary of Wärtsilä’s Half year financial report January-June 2018. The complete report is attached...
July 19th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Reports | Read More

Wärtsilä to assist Transocean with thruster maintenance optimisation and dry-docking cost reductions

Wärtsilä to assist Transocean with thruster maintenance optimisation and dry-docking cost reductions
Wärtsilä Corporation, 16 July 2018 at 11.00 am EEST – Wärtsilä and Transocean will optimise the maintenance of all Wärtsilä thrusters installed within the Transocean fleet, while seeking to significantly reduce dry-docking costs by extending the service intervals of the thrusters. The agreement...
July 16th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shiprepair | Read More

Wärtsilä signs a EUR 170 million scrubber deal

Wärtsilä signs a EUR 170 million scrubber deal
Wärtsilä hybrid scrubber systems have the flexibility to operate in both open and closed loop. Wärtsilä Corporation, 13 July 2018 at 11.00 a.m. EEST – The year 2020 is approaching along with the Sulphur cap regulation of 0.5%, putting pressure on maritime agents to decrease emissions – and...
July 13th, 2018 | Emissions, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution, Regulatory, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä 34DF engine awarded EPA Tier III certification in diesel mode

Wärtsilä 34DF engine awarded EPA Tier III certification in diesel mode
A 6-cylinder Wärtsilä 34DF dual-fuel engine. Wärtsilä Corporation, 10 July 2018 at 10.00 a.m. EEST – The technology group Wärtsilä announces another milestone achievement with regard to its Wärtsilä 34DF dual-fuel engine. The 34DF engine has been awarded the USA Environmental Protection...
July 10th, 2018 | Awards, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä provides financial predictability and ensures the MARPOL compliance of vessels managed by Wilhelmsen Ship Management

Wärtsilä provides financial predictability and ensures the MARPOL compliance of vessels managed by Wilhelmsen Ship Management
Wilhelmsen Tarago is one of the three vessels with 25 MW Wärtsilä Hybrid Scrubber System using seawater to remove SOx from the exhaust gas. Wärtsilä Corporation, 4 June 2018 at 10 am EET – The technology group Wärtsilä and Norwegian Wilhelmsen Ship Management, a Wilhelmsen group company,...
June 4th, 2018 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Regulatory | Read More

Successful testing programme with enhanced Wärtsilä’s navigation systems promotes operational safety and efficiency

Successful testing programme with enhanced Wärtsilä’s navigation systems promotes operational safety and efficiency
The Nacos Platinum system’s conning page showing also the Eniram Trim functionality. Wärtsilä Corporation, Trade press release, 24 May 2018 at 9.30 am EET – The technology group Wärtsilä is utilising its strong in-house capabilities to create further advances in operational efficiency and...
May 24th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Wärtsilä LNGPac passes 100th order milestone

Wärtsilä LNGPac passes 100th order milestone
The Wärtsilä LNGPac has been an important enabler for LNG as a marine fuel. Wärtsilä Corporation,  22 May 2018 at 11.30 am EET – The technology group Wärtsilä’s Fuel Gas Supply Systems have passed a significant milestone with the 100th order being booked. Two new shuttle tankers being...
May 22nd, 2018 | Bunkering, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Tankers | Read More

Eniram signs MoU to participate in Project Forward for developing new generation of bulk carriers

Eniram signs MoU to participate in Project Forward for developing new generation of bulk carriers
New generation of bulk carriers developed by Project Forward. Wärtsilä Corporation, 18 May 2018 at 10 am EET – Eniram, a Wärtsilä company, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Athens-based Arista Shipping to participate in the Project Forward initiative, which is led by Arista....
May 18th, 2018 | Bunkering, Dry Bulkcarriers, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

PSA Marine’s new LNG-fuelled harbour tug to be designed and equipped by Wärtsilä

PSA Marine’s new LNG-fuelled harbour tug to be designed and equipped by Wärtsilä
Wärtsilä will design and equip one of PSA Marine (Pte) Ltd (“PSA Marine”)’s newest harbour tugs Wärtsilä Corporation,  7 May 2018 at 12 noon EET – The technology group Wärtsilä will design and equip one of PSA Marine (Pte) Ltd (“PSA Marine”)’s newest harbour tugs. Operating...
May 7th, 2018 | Bunkering, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä welcomes global shipping’s agreement to cut greenhouse gas emissions

Wärtsilä welcomes global shipping’s agreement to cut greenhouse gas emissions
Wärtsilä Corporation,  20 April 2018 at 11.15 am EET – The technology group Wärtsilä announces its strong support for the agreement reached last week at the International Maritime Organization (IMO) in London. The agreed plan is for shipping to reduce its greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by...
April 20th, 2018 | Emissions, Environment, IMO, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Organisations, Politics and Government | Read More

Wärtsilä Aquarius EC Ballast Water Management System submitted for USCG Type Approval

Wärtsilä Aquarius EC Ballast Water Management System submitted for USCG Type Approval
The Wärtsilä Aquarius Electro-Chlorination BWMS is now expected to receive USCG Type Approval. Wärtsilä Corporation, 29 March 2018 at 10.00 am EET The technology group Wärtsilä has submitted its Aquarius Electro-Chlorination (EC) Ballast Water Management System (BWMS) for US Coast Guard (USCG)...
March 29th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Regulatory, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä to ensure the continuous operations of Hidrovias Group’s pusher tugs in South American rivers

Wärtsilä to ensure the continuous operations of Hidrovias Group’s pusher tugs in South American rivers
Wärtsilä provides maintenance solutions to the fleet of eight Girocantex pusher tugs, which operate in the challenging rivers of South America. Wärtsilä Corporation, 23 March 2018 at 10 am EET The technology group Wärtsilä and Girocantex Uruguay, a subsidiary of Hidrovias Group, have signed...
March 23rd, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä acquires Transas to accelerate its Smart Marine Ecosystem vision

Wärtsilä acquires Transas to accelerate its Smart Marine Ecosystem vision
Connecting smart ships with smart ports will deliver fundamental benefits to the marine sector. Wärtsilä Corporation, 19 March 2018 at 10 a.m. EET – The technology group Wärtsilä is to acquire Transas, a global company headquartered in the U.K. The move will speed Wärtsilä along its path...
March 19th, 2018 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Mergers and Acquisitions, Ports & Terminals, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä to ensure and optimise the performance of four TMS Cardiff Gas vessels

Wärtsilä to ensure and optimise the performance of four TMS Cardiff Gas vessels
… Wärtsilä Corporation,  22 February 2018 at 11 a.m. EET – The technology group Wärtsilä is expanding its co-operation with the Athens based ship management company TMS Cardiff Gas Ltd. Under the recently signed maintenance agreement, Wärtsilä ensures the maintenance predictability...
February 22nd, 2018 | LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä and Maersk Drilling create a joint 25-year strategy for thruster services…

Wärtsilä and Maersk Drilling create a joint 25-year strategy for thruster services…
Maersk Drilling Wärtsilä and Maersk Drilling create a joint 25-year strategy for thruster services to increase uptime and reduce costs Wärtsilä Corporation, 20 February 2018 at 10.30 a.m. EET The technology group Wärtsilä and the global drilling contractor Maersk Drilling have joined forces...
February 20th, 2018 | Drill ships, Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Wärtsilä’s Financial Statements Bulletin January-December 2017

Wärtsilä’s Financial Statements Bulletin January-December 2017
WÄRTSILÄ’S FINANCIAL STATEMENTS BULLETIN JANUARY-DECEMBER 2017 2017 – A YEAR OF SOLID SALES AND STRONG ORDER INTAKE This release is a summary of Wärtsilä’s financial statements bulletin 2017. The complete report is attached to this release as a pdf-file. It is also available athttp://www.wartsilareports.com/en-US/2017/q4/frontpage/ and...
January 31st, 2018 | Accountancy, Company Profiles, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

QuantiServ introduces robotised laser technology that drastically increases the lifespan of 2-stroke engine pistons

QuantiServ introduces robotised laser technology that drastically increases the lifespan of 2-stroke engine pistons
QuantiServ’s new laser cladding technology revolutionises the reconditioning of 2-stroke engine pistons Wärtsilä Corporation, 15 January 2018 at 11.45 a.m. EET Wärtsilä Services’ Business Line QuantiServ, which offers specialised maintenance and repair services for marine and energy customers...
January 15th, 2018 | News | Read More

Wärtsilä HYTug design with hybrid propulsion can meet stringent environmental demands of new Brazilian port

Wärtsilä HYTug design with hybrid propulsion can meet stringent environmental demands of new Brazilian port
The Wärtsilä HYTug delivers significant economic, operational, and environmental benefits Wärtsilä Corporation, 11 January 2018 at 10.30 a.m. EET – The technology group Wärtsilä has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Petrocity, the parent company of the new port facility being...
January 11th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Exciting new shuttle tanker concept with Wärtsilä solutions creates optimal economic and environmental performance

Exciting new shuttle tanker concept with Wärtsilä solutions creates optimal economic and environmental performance
The new shuttle tanker concept creates both economic and environmental benefits for owners. Wärtsilä Corporation, 9 January 2018 at 11 a.m. EET A new shuttle tanker concept developed by the world’s largest provider of shuttle tanker services; TEEKAY, in close cooperation with Wärtsilä, will...
January 9th, 2018 | LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Tankers, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä’s energy storage solution for North Sea Giant reduces costs and emissions

Wärtsilä’s energy storage solution for North Sea Giant reduces costs and emissions
The retrofit energy storage system improves the operational efficiency and environmental footprint of the North Sea Giant. Wärtsilä Corporation,  22 December 2017 at 10 a.m. EET – The technology group Wärtsilä has agreed to retrofit the world’s first energy storage solution on board a large...
December 22nd, 2017 | Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Conversions, Supply ships, Technical, Technology | Read More

Innovative Wärtsilä HY hybrid modules to provide economic and environmental benefits for Swedish port tug

Innovative Wärtsilä HY hybrid modules to provide economic and environmental benefits for Swedish port tug
The new escort tug being built for the Swedish port of Luleå will be powered by two Wärtsilä HY 2 hybrid power modules. The technology group Wärtsilä will supply two Wärtsilä HY 2 hybrid power modules for a new escort tug being built for the Swedish port of Luleå located on the Gulf of Bothnia...
December 19th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Wärtsilä VER system saves oil tanker cargo losses, fuel costs, and the environment

Wärtsilä VER system saves oil tanker cargo losses, fuel costs, and the environment
The compact Wärtsilä VER system provides significant benefits to oil tanker operations. Wärtsilä Corporation,  4 December 2017 at 9.00 a.m. EET – The technology group Wärtsilä is introducing its Voyage Emissions Reduction (VER) system as a means for increasing oil tanker revenues, while...
December 4th, 2017 | Emissions, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

USA’s first Wärtsilä equipped LNG fuelling barge ordered by Q-LNG

USA’s first Wärtsilä equipped LNG fuelling barge ordered by Q-LNG
Wärtsilä is to provide a broad scope of products and solutions for a new articulated tug barge (ATB) being built for Quality Liquefied Natural Gas Transport LLC (Q-LNG). Wärtsilä Corporation,  28 November 2017 at 1 p.m. EET – The technology group Wärtsilä has been selected to provide a...
November 28th, 2017 | Bunkering, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä engines and exhaust gas cleaning chosen for new cruise ship

Wärtsilä engines and exhaust gas cleaning chosen for new cruise ship
The new exploration cruise vessel being built for Sunstone is to be equipped with Wärtsilä engines and exhaust gas cleaning systems. Wärtsilä Corporation,  23 November 2017 at 9.30 a.m. EET – The technology group Wärtsilä has been contracted to supply the engines and exhaust gas cleaning...
November 23rd, 2017 | Cruise Industry, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Tourism, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More