Posts Tagged ‘Wärtsilä Corporation’

Mediterranean’s largest high speed catamaran to be powered by Wärtsilä waterjets

Mediterranean’s largest high speed catamaran to be powered by Wärtsilä waterjets
The largest high speed catamaran to operate in the Mediterranean Sea will be powered by Wärtsilä waterjets Wärtsilä Corporation, Press release, 19 April 2017 at 10.00 am EET – The technology group Wärtsilä has been contracted to provide the waterjets for a new high speed ferry being built...
April 19th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä to power world’s first LNG fuelled offshore construction vessel

Wärtsilä to power world’s first LNG fuelled offshore construction vessel
The world’s first LNG fuelled offshore construction vessel being built for DEME will be powered by Wärtsilä. Wärtsilä Corporation, 18 April 2017 at 10 am EET – The technology group Wärtsilä is to supply the engines and other propulsion machinery for a new offshore construction vessel being...
April 18th, 2017 | LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä dual-fuel solution to drive the world’s most powerful cutter dredger

Wärtsilä dual-fuel solution to drive the world’s most powerful cutter dredger
The world’s most powerful cutter dredger and the first to be fuelled by LNG, will rely on Wärtsilä propulsion solutions Wärtsilä Corporation, Press release, 12 April 2017 at 9.30 am EET – The technology group Wärtsilä has been contracted to supply a comprehensive package of engines and...
April 12th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä working with shipyards to ease retrofitting of BWMS

Wärtsilä working with shipyards to ease retrofitting of BWMS
Wärtsilä Aquarius Ready product image, Ballast Water Management Wärtsilä working with shipyards to ease retrofitting of Ballast Water Management systems Wärtsilä Corporation, Trade press release, 10 April 2017 at 10 am EET The technology group Wärtsilä is in the process of signing agreements...
April 10th, 2017 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä propulsion solution selected for innovative new fishing vessel

Wärtsilä propulsion solution selected for innovative new fishing vessel
The new fishing trawler for Strand Senior AS will be equipped with Wärtsilä propulsion centred around the Wärtsilä 31 engine, which is the most efficient 4-stroke diesel engine in the world Wärtsilä Corporation, 7 April 2017 at 11.30 am EET – The technology group Wärtsilä has been awarded...
April 7th, 2017 | Fishing Trawlers, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä to provide solutions and maintenance for Höegh FSRU and LNG vessels

Wärtsilä to provide solutions and maintenance for Höegh FSRU and LNG vessels
The new 170,000 m3 LNG carrier vessels being built for Höegh LNG will feature the latest Wärtsilä regasification technology, Wärtsilä dual-fuel engines and a technical management agreement. Wärtsilä Corporation,  4 April 2017 at 12.30 pm EET – The technology group Wärtsilä has been contracted...
April 4th, 2017 | LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipmanagement | Read More

Wärtsilä to optimise performance and uptime of four Songa Offshore drilling rigs

Wärtsilä to optimise performance and uptime of four Songa Offshore drilling rigs
Songa Encourage is one of the four drilling rigs covered by the new services agreement between Wärtsilä and Songa Offshore. Wärtsilä Corporation, 14 March 2017 at 10 am EET – The technology group Wärtsilä has signed a five-year technical management and services agreement with Songa Offshore...
March 14th, 2017 | Drill ships, Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Markets, Oil Platforms and Rigs | Read More

Wärtsilä launches SmartPredict to provide safer ship manoeuvring guidance

Wärtsilä launches SmartPredict to provide safer ship manoeuvring guidance
Looking into the future with Wärtsilä SmartPredict. Wärtsilä Corporation, 13 March 2017 at 10 am EET – The technology group Wärtsilä launches its latest innovation SmartPredict at this year’s Seatrade Cruise Global exhibition in Fort Lauderdale, Florida from March 13 to 16. Developed...
March 13th, 2017 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä to maximise availability and secure safe operations of PGS’s seismic vessel fleet

Wärtsilä to maximise availability and secure safe operations of PGS’s seismic vessel fleet
Ramform Titan is one of the 8 seismic vessels under the service agreement between Wärtsilä and PGS. Wärtsilä Corporation, Press release, 15 February 2017 at 10 am EET – Wärtsilä and PGS Geophysical AS have signed a service agreement that makes Wärtsilä the preferred service supplier for...
February 15th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Wärtsilä Corporation Annual Report 2016

Wärtsilä Corporation Annual Report 2016
  Wärtsilä Corporation’s Annual Report 2016 is now online. Discover the new pathways the company is setting forth upon. TALKING TRANSFORMATIONS HOW SKYLIGHT WILL CHANGE THE WORLD OF SHIPPING FOR GOOD In July, Wärtsilä enhanced...
February 9th, 2017 | Accountancy, Company Profiles, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Reports, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä’s financial statements bulletin January – December 2016

Wärtsilä’s financial statements bulletin January – December 2016
Wärtsilä Corporation FINANCIAL STATEMENTS BULLETIN 27 January 2017 at 8.30 a.m. local time WÄRTSILÄ’S FINANCIAL STATEMENTS BULLETIN JANUARY-DECEMBER 2016 SATISFACTORY PERFORMANCE SUPPORTED BY GOOD FOURTH QUARTER This release is a summary of Wärtsilä’s financial statements bulletin...
January 27th, 2017 | Accountancy, Company Profiles, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Wärtsilä to optimise maintenance and engine performance of Tallink’s new M/S Megastar

Wärtsilä to optimise maintenance and engine performance of Tallink’s new M/S Megastar
Megastar starts operation on 29 January 2017. Wärtsilä will optimise the vessel’s performance, enhance its availability and reliability, and improve financial predictability for the customer. Wärtsilä Corporation, Press release, 26 January 2017 at 10 am EET – Wärtsilä has signed a five-year...
January 26th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä and Carnival Corporation announce strategic performance-based partnership

Wärtsilä and Carnival Corporation announce strategic performance-based partnership
Wärtsilä and Carnival Corporation strengthen their existing partnership and joint continuous improvement efforts to maintain cruise ship safety and reliability Wärtsilä Corporation, Press Release, 25 January 2017 at 10 am EET – Wärtsilä and Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE:...
January 25th, 2017 | Cruise Industry, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Tourism, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä CSSC joint venture opens new engine factory in China

Wärtsilä CSSC joint venture opens new engine factory in China
Wärtsilä Corporation,  9 January 2017 at 11.45 am EET – CSSC Wärtsilä Engine Co Ltd (CWEC), the joint venture company formed between Wärtsilä and China State Shipbuilding Corporation (CSSC), has formally opened its new production facilities located at Lingang, Shanghai. The opening ceremony...
January 9th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Mergers and Acquisitions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä carries out fast and efficient repowering of Italian ferry Moby Zaza

Wärtsilä carries out fast and efficient repowering of Italian ferry Moby Zaza
The “Moby Zaza” Wärtsilä Corporation,  5 January 2017 at 11 am EET – The Italian ferry company Moby S.p.A has chosen Wärtsilä to carry out the repowering of its passenger ferry MV Moby Zaza. Wärtsilä was chosen as a partner because of its ability to provide the fastest delivery...
January 5th, 2017 | Cruise Industry, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Conversions, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä increases operational safety and predictability for two LNG carriers of MOL LNG Transport (Europe) Ltd.

Wärtsilä increases operational safety and predictability for two LNG carriers of MOL LNG Transport (Europe) Ltd.
Wärtsilä increases operational safety and predictability for two LNG carriers of MOL LNG Transport (Europe) Ltd. Wärtsilä Corporation, 2 January 2017 at 10 am EET – Wärtsilä has signed a ten-year maintenance agreement with MOL LNG Transport Europe Ltd., an affiliate of the Japanese MOL Group....
January 2nd, 2017 | LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipmanagement, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä to supply Germany with groundbreaking biohybrid plant

Wärtsilä to supply Germany with groundbreaking biohybrid plant
The Wärtsilä biohybrid plant represents a new and unique response to market needs. Wärtsilä Corporation, 20 December 2016 at 10 am EET – Wärtsilä has been awarded the contract to supply a biohybrid production plant to the German energy company, Erdgas Südwest GmbH. The new plant will produce...
December 20th, 2016 | Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä’s technical support increases reliability of Large Cutter Dredger Cassiopeia V

Wärtsilä’s technical support increases reliability of Large Cutter Dredger Cassiopeia V
Wärtsilä will provide extensive technical support and advisory services for Singapore-based large cutter dredger Cassiopeia V. Wärtsilä Corporation,  15 December 2016 at 10 am EET – Wärtsilä will provide extensive technical support and advisory services for Singapore-based large cutter dredger...
December 15th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä and CSSC sign manufacturing license agreement for BWMS

Wärtsilä and CSSC sign manufacturing license agreement for BWMS
The new manufacturing license agreement for Ballast Water Management Systems was signed by Dr Joe Thomas, Director, Ballast Water Management Systems, Wärtsilä Marine Solutions and Mr Zou Xiubin, Director, Jiujiang Precision Measuring Technology Research Institute. Wärtsilä and CSSC sign manufacturing...
December 13th, 2016 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Oceanology, Pollution, Regulatory, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä optimises the performance of Albacora’s fishing fleet

Wärtsilä optimises the performance of Albacora’s fishing fleet
Wärtsilä optimises the performance of ten of Albacora S.A.’s fishing vessels around the world Wärtsilä Corporation, 12 December 2016 at 12.30 EET – Wärtsilä has signed a long-term Technical Management Agreement to optimise the performance of ten of the Spanish company Albacora S.A.’s...
December 12th, 2016 | Fisheries, Fishing Trawlers, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Energy-saving Wärtsilä EnergoProFin propeller cap increases efficiency of controllable and fixed pitch propellers

Energy-saving Wärtsilä EnergoProFin propeller cap increases efficiency of controllable and fixed pitch propellers
Wärtsilä EnergoProFin energy saving solution increases propeller efficiency and creates fuel savings of up to five percent. Wärtsilä Corporation, 2 December 2016 at 10 am EET – Wärtsilä EnergoProFin is a state-of-the-art energy saving solution that increases propeller efficiency and creates...
December 2nd, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä enters dry waste treatment business for cruise ships

Wärtsilä enters dry waste treatment business for cruise ships
The new vessel to be built for Saga Cruises will be equipped with a new total waste management system from Wärtsilä. Wärtsilä Corporation, 1 December 2016 at 10 am EET Wärtsilä has recently developed a complete offering for handling dry waste in cruise ships. This new offering complements the company’s...
December 1st, 2016 | Cruise Industry, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä’s Hatley elected as Fellow of the Royal Institution of Naval Architects

Wärtsilä’s Hatley elected as Fellow of the Royal Institution of Naval Architects
John Hatley Wärtsilä Corporation, 29 November 2016 at 10.30 am EET – The Royal Institution of Naval Architects (RINA) has elected John Hatley PE, Vice President, Americas, and Director of Market Shaping, Wärtsilä Marine Solutions, as a Fellow of the institution. Candidates for election as a...
November 29th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, RINA (Royal Institution of Naval Architects | Read More

Highlights from Wärtsilä’s stakeholder magazine

Highlights from Wärtsilä’s stakeholder magazine
IN DETAIL GAS ENVIRONMENT INNOVATION Highlights from Wärtsilä’s stakeholder magazine Harnessing killer watts An exciting project in Rwanda removes toxic methane from the bottom of Lake Kivu and uses it to produce electricity and, at the same...
November 24th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Reports, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä engines to power new Chinese sand pumping vessel

Wärtsilä engines to power new Chinese sand pumping vessel
A ceremony was held on October 21 to celebrate the start of construction work on the new vessel. Wärtsilä Corporation, 4 November 2016 at 10 am EET – The Wärtsilä Yuchai Engine Company Limited (WYEC), a joint venture company founded in 2013, has been contracted to supply two 16-cylinder Wärtsilä...
November 4th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More