First ever Wärtsilä 31 engine retrofit brings massive NOx and fuel savings to Gardar

First ever Wärtsilä 31 engine retrofit brings massive NOx and fuel savings to Gardar

The technology group Wärtsilä will deliver its first-ever Wärtsilä 31 engine retrofit to Gardar, a fishing vessel owned by Norwegian Gardar AS, built originally in 1998. After the retrofit is …
Nov 23, 2018 /  Vessels
Wärtsilä 31 engine to power new fishing vessel

Wärtsilä 31 engine to power new fishing vessel

The Wärtsilä 31 engine, which has been recognised by Guinness World Records as being the world’s most efficient 4-stroke diesel engine, has been chosen as the main engine for a new purse seiner/trawler …
Sep 8, 2016 /  Vessels
Wärtsilä’s new stern trawler design offers greater fuel efficiency

Wärtsilä’s new stern trawler design offers greater fuel efficiency

Wärtsilä Ship Design has introduced a new optimised stern trawler design that will reduce fuel consumption and notably increase overall vessel efficiency compared to currently available designs. The …
Aug 17, 2016 /  Vessels
World record holding Wärtsilä 31 engine wins European Marine Engineering Conference award

World record holding Wärtsilä 31 engine wins European Marine Engineering Conference award

The Wärtsilä 31 engine, which has been recognised by Guinness World Records as being the world’s most efficient 4-stroke diesel engine, has won yet another award. At the European Marine Engineering …
Apr 15, 2016 /  Curious
Yamal LNG Icebreaker First to Test Wartsila 31 Engines

Yamal LNG Icebreaker First to Test Wartsila 31 Engines

Finnish engineering company Wartsila has received the first order for its recently introduced Wartsila 31 engines which will power a Yamal LNG icebreaker currently under construction at Russia’s PJSC Vyborg …
Oct 9, 2015 /  Curious