Wednesday, February 24, 2021
Press Releases

Wärtsilä and Ocean Technologies Group partner to deliver transformational learning solutions to improve safety and efficiency at sea

Press Release – The leading provider of maritime smart Simulation and Training solutions Wärtsilä Voyage, and the leading maritime knowledge and technology solutions provider Ocean Technologies Group (OTG), have agreed to share...

February 24, 2021
Total Views: 272

Thursday, February 11, 2021
Press Releases

Wärtsilä and Siem Offshore sign a 5-year Optimised Maintenance agreement to reduce carbon footprint with predictive maintenance

Press Release – The technology group Wärtsilä has signed a Wärtsilä Optimised Maintenance Agreement covering two offshore Well Intervention Vessels owned by Norway based Siem Offshore. The 5-year agreement will ensure the...

February 11, 2021
Total Views: 448

Thursday, February 4, 2021
Press Releases

Wärtsilä and SAACKE sign strategic partnership to expand their marine solution offerings

Press Release – The technology group Wärtsilä has signed a strategic partnership agreement with SAACKE, the Germany based global supplier of marine firing plants for seagoing vessels, offshore plants and...

February 4, 2021
Total Views: 315

Wednesday, February 3, 2021
Press Releases

Wärtsilä’s Hybrid Solution selected for new Isle of Man ferry

Press Release – The technology group Wärtsilä will supply a comprehensive range of solutions for a new 132 metres long RoPax ferry for the Isle of Man Steam Packet Co...

February 3, 2021
Total Views: 693

Tuesday, February 2, 2021
Press Releases

A.I. for safety, efficiency and decarbonisation: Wärtsilä Voyage shares tech update at SMM 2021

Today, Pierre Guillemin, Vice President Technology at Wärtsilä Voyage, delivered the business’ standpoint on the impact of Artificial Intelligence on shipping at the Maritime Future Summit (MFS) hosted by SMM...

February 2, 2021
Total Views: 174

Thursday, January 28, 2021
Press Releases

Wärtsilä wins major order to provide 36 dual-fuel engines for six new LNG carrier vessels

Press Release – The technology group Wärtsilä will supply the dual-fuel engines for six new 172,500 cbm LNG carrier vessels being built to serve the Arctic LNG 2 project in...

January 28, 2021
Total Views: 454

Monday, January 25, 2021
Press Releases

Wärtsilä participating in EU-funded project to decarbonise long-distance shipping

Press Release – The technology group Wärtsilä, as part of a consortium led by the University of Vaasa in Finland, will play a major role in an important project aimed...

January 25, 2021
Total Views: 342

Wednesday, January 13, 2021
Press Releases

Ship control redefined: Wärtsilä SmartMove Suite sets sail with the American Steamship Company

Wärtsilä launches SmartMove Suite, a unique pairing of sensor tech with navigation systems for semi-autonomous ship movement. American Steamship Company, a subsidiary of Rand-ASC Holdings LLC, is the first to...

January 13, 2021
Total Views: 340

Tuesday, December 22, 2020
Press Releases

Wärtsilä helps Wintershall Noordzee mitigate offshore hazards with next-gen marine traffic monitoring system

Press Release – Wärtsilä Voyage has successfully completed its first commercial installation of the state-of-the-art Wärtsilä Navi-Harbour WebVTS 5.0 software application. The system was ordered by Netherlands-based Wintershall Noordzee B.V. to provide greater...

December 22, 2020
Total Views: 461

Monday, December 14, 2020
Press Releases

Wärtsilä Hybrid Upgrades will give two Østensjø Rederi vessels attractive environmental profile

The Wärtsilä Hybrid Upgrade solution, has been selected for retrofitting two offshore construction vessels owned by Norwegian operator Østensjø Rederi. The upgrading project will allow less use of the ships’ engines with...

December 14, 2020
Total Views: 497

Wednesday, December 9, 2020
Press Releases

Wärtsilä propeller solutions enable energy savings through slow steaming

Press Release – The technology group Wärtsilä will supply its Fixed Pitch Propeller (FPP) and EnergoProFin solutions for two container vessels owned by Yang Ming Lines, the Taiwan-based shipping company. As container ship operators...

December 9, 2020
Total Views: 3074

Friday, December 4, 2020
Press Releases

Wärtsilä again first to market with LNG simulator solution enabling Anglo-Eastern to provide state-of-the-art crew training

Press Release – Wärtsilä Voyage has delivered and installed customised LNGPac bunkering and liquid cargo handling simulators at the Mumbai training centre of Hong Kong-based Anglo-Eastern Univan Group. This is a new...

December 4, 2020
Total Views: 486

Thursday, December 3, 2020
Press Releases

Wärtsilä Optimised Maintenance Agreement ensuring certainty of operations for two VLGCs

Press Release – The technology group Wärtsilä has signed 5-year Optimised Maintenance Agreements covering the main engines for two Very Large Gas Carrier (VLGC) vessels operated by Latsco Marine Management (LMM). The...

December 3, 2020
Total Views: 317

Wednesday, December 2, 2020
Press Releases

Wärtsilä’s new Compact Reliq selected for two newbuild LNG Carriers

The technology group Wärtsilä’s recently introduced Compact Reliq reliquefaction plant will be installed in two new LNG Carrier vessels being built for Norway-based Knutsen OAS Shipping. The ships are to be built...

December 2, 2020
Total Views: 2125

Tuesday, December 1, 2020
Press Releases

Wärtsilä selects Shell as test oil partner for factory testing

The technology group Wärtsilä and Shell will further strengthen their partnership through Shell becoming Wärtsilä’s test oil partner for engines during the factory testing process. Wärtsilä will utilise Shell’s engine...

December 1, 2020
Total Views: 207

Wednesday, November 11, 2020
Maritime News

Latin America Getting First Hybrid Propulsion Offshore Support Vessel

The platform supply vessel CBO Flamengo is set to become the first offshore support vessel in Latin America to be converted to hybrid power. CBO, one of the Brazil’s leading...

November 11, 2020
Total Views: 187

Wednesday, November 4, 2020
Maritime News

World’s First LPG-Fueled Very Large Gas Carrier Completes Sea Trials

The world’s first liquefied petroleum gas-powered Very Large Gas Carrier (VLGC) has successful complete sea trials and is readying for its return to service. The ‘BW Gemini’, built in 2015,...

November 4, 2020
Total Views: 227

Tuesday, October 27, 2020
Press Releases

Wärtsilä cargo handling system design selected for new Very Large Ethane Carrier vessels

The technology group Wärtsilä’s proven experience in delivering cargo handling systems for gas carriers has been cited as a key consideration in the award of a new contract for Very...

October 27, 2020
Total Views: 23

Thursday, October 8, 2020
Press Releases

Wärtsilä powers world’s largest NGO hospital ship

Press Release – The technology group Wärtsilä announced today that Mercy Ships, a philanthropic organisation providing essential healthcare to needy patients in developing countries, will be utilizing its engine technology in the organisation’s new hospital ship. When completed, the Global...

October 8, 2020
Total Views: 35

Thursday, March 26, 2020
Maritime News

Wärtsilä Testing Ammonia Fuel for Shipping

Finnish technology group Wärtsilä has started testing ammonia as a potential fuel to help the shipping industry reduce its greenhouse gas emissions.  “The first tests have yielded promising results and...

March 26, 2020
Total Views: 51