Posts Tagged ‘Wartsila’

IntelliTug Project – Autonomous harbour tug takes a big step towards reality

IntelliTug Project – Autonomous harbour tug takes a big step towards reality
Following successful installation of a first-of-its-kind Dynamic Positioning (DP) system onboard the harbour tug ‘PSA Polaris’, trials are now being carried out in the Port of Singapore under real-world conditions. IntelliTug Project – Autonomous harbour tug takes a big step towards reality Wärtsilä...
November 7th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

RCL, Wärtsilä, and DNV GL announce Navigator of the Seas to feature industry first fire prevention notation

RCL, Wärtsilä, and DNV GL announce Navigator of the Seas to feature industry first fire prevention notation
Navigator of the Seas  RCL, Wärtsilä, and DNV GL announce Navigator of the Seas to feature industry first fire prevention notation Oslo, 5 June 2019: Even though great strides have been taken in detecting, containing and extinguishing fires, the best time to fight a fire is before it starts. The desire...
June 6th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Cruise Industry, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä simulator software selected to teach modern navigational skills at three Netherlands training locations

Wärtsilä simulator software selected to teach modern navigational skills at three Netherlands training locations
Wärtsilä NTPRO 5000 simulator software is designed to provide highly realistic training. Wärtsilä simulator software selected to teach modern navigational skills at three Netherlands training locations Wärtsilä Corporation,  22 May 2019, 10:30 AM EEST – Software solutions from the technology...
May 22nd, 2019 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Why Innovate?

Why Innovate?
Carleen Lyden – Walker Why Innovate? Looking Ahead with SeaAhead It was my distinct honor yesterday to attend a Maritime Innovation Summit hosted in Boston by SHIPPINGInsight Partner, SeaAhead.  This was a gathering in an area they term the “Innovation Cluster” and, judging from the range...
May 1st, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News | Read More

Wärtsilä propulsion solutions producing superior power for two new tug boats

Wärtsilä propulsion solutions producing superior power for two new tug boats
Wärtsilä solutions are delivering outstanding performance for two new tugs operated by the Turkish Directorate General of Coastal Safety. Copyright Yutek. Wärtsilä propulsion solutions producing superior power for two new tug boats Wärtsilä Corporation,  26 March 2019 at 10 am EET – The...
March 26th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä EnergoProFin listed in Vancouver Fraser Port Authority EcoAction Program

Wärtsilä EnergoProFin listed in Vancouver Fraser Port Authority EcoAction Program
.. The technology group Wärtsilä’s EnergoProFin, an energy saving propeller cap that delivers average fuel savings of two percent, has been listed in the 2019 Vancouver Fraser Port Authority’s EcoAction Program which provides harbour dues discounts for vessels calling on the Port of Vancouver...
February 19th, 2019 | Bunkering, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Industry frontrunners to collaborate in making ‘green’ propulsion a reality

Industry frontrunners to collaborate in making ‘green’ propulsion a reality
LNG fuelled tank design equipped with GTT’s membrane containment system. Photo credit: GTT/ Roland Mouron Wärtsilä Corporation,  24 August 2018 at 12 noon EEST – Three of the marine sector’s major technology companies, WinGD, Wärtsilä and GTT, have agreed to collaborate in making the...
August 24th, 2018 | Classification Societies, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä partners with the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore to promote maritime technologies

Wärtsilä partners with the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore to promote maritime technologies
From the signing of the Memorandum of Understanding Wärtsilä Corporation  25 April 2018 at 10:00 am EET The technology group Wärtsilä partners with the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) to promote maritime innovation and R&D. The partnership covers four different streams: digital...
April 25th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä kicks off a SparkUp Challenge for start-ups at Slush Helsinki

Wärtsilä kicks off a SparkUp Challenge for start-ups at Slush Helsinki
SparkUp Challenge Wärtsilä Corporation, 30 November 2017 at 10:00 AM EET – The technology group Wärtsilä accelerates its collaboration with start-ups and universities by launching the Wärtsilä SparkUp Challenge for start-ups today at Slush Helsinki. The Challenge is divided into two different...
November 30th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

State-of-the-art NMDC dredger launched with Wärtsilä propulsion system

State-of-the-art NMDC dredger launched with Wärtsilä propulsion system
NMDC’s newly delivered hopper dredger features a Wärtsilä propulsion package. The technology group Wärtsilä has supplied the full propulsion package for a new, state-of-the-art Trailing Suction Hopper Dredger (TSHD) that was launched in September. The vessel is owned by National Marine Dredging...
November 21st, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä ups the ante of smart marine technologies

Wärtsilä ups the ante of smart marine technologies
Dave Adams, VP Sales at Wärtsilä Dynamic Positioning Wärtsilä, a trailblazer in marine technology, continued its steadfast support of the IMarEST UAE branch by sponsoring a riveting technical meeting underlining decades of design and engineering expertise in the realms of Dynamic Positioning, Automation...
October 5th, 2017 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IMarEST, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä scrubber systems to clean the exhaust from two new Japanese bulk carriers

Wärtsilä scrubber systems to clean the exhaust from two new Japanese bulk carriers
The NYK BP Handymax Bulk Carriers which will be equipped with Wärtsilä scrubbers to be built at Oshima Shipyard – image courtesy of NYK BP The technology group Wärtsilä has been contracted to supply the exhaust gas cleaning systems for two new 56,000 DWT Handymax bulk carriers. The ships are being...
July 26th, 2017 | Emissions, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Pollution, Regulatory, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Wärtsilä half year financial report January-June 2017

Wärtsilä half year financial report January-June 2017
… WÄRTSILÄ HALF YEAR FINANCIAL REPORT JANUARY-JUNE 2017 GROWTH IN ORDERS AND NET SALES IN THE FIRST HALF OF 2017 This release is a summary of Wärtsilä’s Half year financial report January-June 2017. The complete report is attached to this release as a pdf-file. It is also available at http://www.wartsilareports.com/en-US/2017/q2/frontpage/ and...
July 20th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Reports | Read More

Wärtsilä to contribute to the reliable operations of Maran Gas Maritime TFDE LNG carrier fleet

Wärtsilä to contribute to the reliable operations of Maran Gas Maritime TFDE LNG carrier fleet
The technically advanced LNG installations require professional maintenance to ensure operational reliability. Wärtsilä will provide maintenance to Maran Gas Maritime’s 21 TFDE LNG carriers The technology group Wärtsilä and Maran Gas Maritime (MGM), both key players in worldwide LNG transportation,...
June 1st, 2017 | Gas, Gas Carriers, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipmanagement, Technical, Technology | Read More

Flexible and Modular “Natural gas operating fleet” concept receives Approval in Principle

Flexible and Modular “Natural gas operating fleet” concept receives Approval in Principle
Sanjay Verma, Wärtsilä, Jim Smith, Lloyd’s Register and Zhao Zhijian, CHI with the Natural Gas Operating Fleet concept’s AiP Certification. Wärtsilä Corporation, 13 April 2017 at 10 am EET – The technology group Wärtsilä and COSCO shipping Heavy Industry Co (CHI) have announced...
April 13th, 2017 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

CMM, HHI, Wärtsila and DNV GL reveal LPGreen concept design

CMM, HHI, Wärtsila and DNV GL reveal LPGreen concept design
Nikolaos Kakalis, DNV GL’s Manager for R&D and Advisory Services in South East Europe and Middle East Tokyo, 5 April 2017: In connection with the Gastech 2017 conference and exhibition in Tokyo, project partners Consolidated Marine Management (CMM), Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI), Wärtsilä Oil...
April 5th, 2017 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Environment, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wartsila Joins NAMEPA as an Environmental Steward

Wartsila Joins NAMEPA as an Environmental Steward
Carleen Lyden-Kluss March 20, 2017 – Carleen Lyden-Kluss, Co-Founder and Executive Director of North American Marine Environment Protection Association (NAMEPA) announced today that Wärtsilä has joined NAMEPA as a new member. Wärtsilä joins NAMEPA to support and participate with other marine industry...
March 24th, 2017 | Associations, Charity, Clubs, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Harnessing the intangible

Harnessing the intangible
Wärtsilä and IMarEST teams Dubai, UAE – Getting an accurate insight into a vessel’s hull fouling condition from energy consumption data is vital for maintaining vessel performance to economically feasible standards. The real-time analysis of “big data” per factors such as weather, water...
February 20th, 2017 | Associations, Bunkering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, IMarEST, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipmanagement, Technical, Technology | Read More

What lies ahead in a gas-fuelled future?

What lies ahead in a gas-fuelled future?
#WartsilaKnowsGas #GasBassador Timo Koponen talks gas & a multi fuel future Timo Koponen, VP Gas Solutions at Wärtsilä, shares his outlook for...
October 20th, 2016 | Associations, Energy, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Gas, LNG | Read More

Wärtsilä to participate in research programme aimed at creating an ecosystem for autonomous marine transport

Wärtsilä to participate in research programme aimed at creating an ecosystem for autonomous marine transport
Wärtsilä Corporation,  26 September 2016 at 10.30 am EET – Wärtsilä’s strong commitment to developing the technologies, the system reliability, and the essential designs to enable the viability of autonomous shipping is again emphasised through its participation in an important research...
September 26th, 2016 | Emissions, Energy, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Oceanology, Pollution, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technology | Read More

Corvus Energy selected to power new environmentally friendly UK hybrid ferry

Corvus Energy selected to power new environmentally friendly UK hybrid ferry
Corvus Energy’s next generation Orca ESS has been selected by Wärtsilä for a new hybrid ferry being built for Wightlink Ferries of the UK Richmond, B.C. – September 26, 2016 – Corvus Energy Inc. is pleased to announce that Wärtsilä, the world’s leading provider of ship machinery, propulsion...
September 26th, 2016 | Energy, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Project Forward in talks with Shell LNG to support next phase

Project Forward in talks with Shell LNG to support next phase
Visualisation of Project Forward LNG-fueled bulk carrier. Image credit: Deltamarin Innovative project for globally-trading LNG-powered vessels will work with energy major Shell to investigate potential LNG supply options and requirements Athens, Greece, September 26, 2016. Project Forward and Shell...
September 25th, 2016 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, LNG, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Top names unite to drive forward LNG as a marine fuel

Top names unite to drive forward LNG as a marine fuel
13 July 2016, London – Carnival Corporation & plc, DNV GL, ENGIE, ENN, GE, GTT, Lloyd’s Register, Mitsubishi Corporation, NYK Line, Port of Rotterdam, Qatargas, Shell, TOTE Inc. and Wärtsilä have announced a new cross-industry initiative called SEA\LNG, to accelerate the use of liquefied...
July 13th, 2016 | Bunkering, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä: Energy efficiency is impacted by choices made throughout a vessel’s lifecycle

Wärtsilä: Energy efficiency is impacted by choices made throughout a vessel’s lifecycle
Tomas Hakala, Vice President, 4-stroke Engine Services, Wärtsilä Services. Investments in energy efficiency improvements offer cruise and ferry and merchant vessel operators an opportunity to reduce operating costs and emissions while building a more sustainable brand image. The overall energy efficiency...
July 12th, 2016 | Company Profiles, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

“Shipping towards decarbonisation” on 21 June in Antwerp

“Shipping towards decarbonisation” on 21 June in Antwerp
Patrick Verhoeven European shipowners together with the Royal Belgian Shipowners (RBSA) and Wärtsilä organise a symposium on 21 June in Antwerp to discuss maritime transport industry’s role in the evolution towards a sustainable, CO2-neutral economy. The event will bring together the shipowners...
May 27th, 2016 | Associations, Emissions, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Pollution | Read More