Posts Tagged ‘Wärtsilä Corporation’

New Wärtsilä Hybrid Centre will boost sustainable shipping

New Wärtsilä Hybrid Centre will boost sustainable shipping
The new Wärtsilä Hybrid Centre will provide customers with the opportunity to learn more about the Wärtsilä HY hybrid power module. Wärtsilä Corporation, 17 October 2018 at 2 pm EEST – The technology group Wärtsilä has inaugurated its new Hybrid Centre, the first of its kind in the world....
October 17th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä and Royal Caribbean extend their partnership to 2028

Wärtsilä and Royal Caribbean extend their partnership to 2028
Allure of the Seas Wärtsilä Corporation,  4 October 2018 at 11.30 am EEST – The marine and cruise industry is moving more and more toward long-term partnerships. Wärtsilä and Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. are leading the way by strengthening their long-term cooperation and extending their...
October 4th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä redesigns organisation to enhance customer value

Wärtsilä redesigns organisation to enhance customer value
Wärtsilä Corporation, 1 October 2018 at 9.30 a.m. EEST – The technology group Wärtsilä has decided to reorganise into two business areas, Wärtsilä Marine Business and Wärtsilä Energy Business, covering both new sales and services for the respective markets. With this change, Wärtsilä...
October 1st, 2018 | Company Profiles, Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Stock Markets | Read More

Wärtsilä HY hybrid power module gets further validation with AIP from ABS

Wärtsilä HY hybrid power module gets further validation with AIP from ABS
The innovative Wärtsilä HY hybrid power module establishes a new benchmark in hybrid marine propulsion. Wärtsilä Corporation,  27 September 2018 at 10.30 am EEST – The technology group Wärtsilä’s hybrid power module, the innovative Wärtsilä HY, has been granted Approval in Principle...
September 27th, 2018 | Emissions, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä biogas upgrading plant will significantly reduce methane emissions from US dairy facility

Wärtsilä biogas upgrading plant will significantly reduce methane emissions from US dairy facility
The Puregas solution will convert the methane gas from cow manure into a viable and sustainable transportation fuel. Wärtsilä Corporation, 14 September 2018 at 12 noon EEST – Puregas Solutions, a part of the technology group Wärtsilä, has been contracted to supply a turnkey biogas upgrading...
September 14th, 2018 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Efficiency of Wärtsilä Ballast Water Management System endorsed with USCG Type Approval

Efficiency of Wärtsilä Ballast Water Management System endorsed with USCG Type Approval
The Wärtsilä Aquarius EC Ballast Water Management System (BWMS) has been granted Type Approval by the United States Coastguard (USCG) authorities. Wärtsilä Corporation, 3 September 2018 at 2 pm EEST – The technology group Wärtsilä’s Aquarius EC Ballast Water Management System (BWMS)...
September 3rd, 2018 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Oceanology, Pollution, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä secures operations of De Beers’ diamond mining vessel

Wärtsilä secures operations of De Beers’ diamond mining vessel
Mining vessel Debmar Pacific departuring from Cape Town, outfitted with new Wärtsilä gensets to extend their lifetime and improve reliability Wärtsilä Corporation,  22 August 2018 at 10.30 am EEST – Wärtsilä and De Beers Marine have signed an agreement for the replacement of generating...
August 22nd, 2018 | Mining, Technical, Technology, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Wärtsilä makes significant investment in Finland – the Smart Technology Hub, next-generation innovation and production centre, will be built in Vaasa

Wärtsilä makes significant investment in Finland – the Smart Technology Hub, next-generation innovation and production centre, will be built in Vaasa
Wärtsilä Smart technology hub Wärtsilä Corporation, 21 August 2018, 10:00 am EEST – Wärtsilä is building the Smart Technology Hub, a new centre of research, product development and production, in Vaskiluoto, Vaasa. As of 2020, all of Wärtsilä’s functions and personnel in central...
August 21st, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä equipped Canadian ferry will have minimal environmental impact

Wärtsilä equipped Canadian ferry will have minimal environmental impact
The ferry MV Armand-Imbeau II built for the Canadian operator Société des traversiers du Québec (STQ), will operate on LNG fuel. Copyright: Davie Shipyards Wärtsilä Corporation,  16 August 2018 at 10 am EEST – A new 92 metre long ferry built for the Canadian operator Société des traversiers...
August 16th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

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