Wärtsilä broadens its Smart Marine portfolio with addition of high-speed, compact engine: The Wärtsilä 14

Wärtsilä broadens its Smart Marine portfolio with addition of high-speed, compact engine: The Wärtsilä 14

The technology group Wärtsilä strengthens its position as a global leader in the maritime markets by introducing the first Wärtsilä-branded high-speed engine. Caption: The Wärtsilä …
Dec 3, 2018 /  Curious
Wärtsilä achieves notable advances in automated shipping with latest successful tests

Wärtsilä achieves notable advances in automated shipping with latest successful tests

The technology group Wärtsilä has successfully completed a further round of test procedures of its automated dock-to-dock solution. In an unprecedented operation, in the presence of the Norwegian Maritime …
Nov 30, 2018 /  Curious
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 launches SceneScan, the first targetless laser sensor for offshore wind farms

Wärtsilä launches SceneScan, the first targetless laser sensor for offshore wind farms

SceneScan Monopole is the first laser sensor developed for offshore wind farm applications where the need for installing fixed reflective targets is eliminated. This ground-breaking technology is designed to increase …
Nov 15, 2018 /  Curious
Wärtsilä’s lock entry assist system aids in preventing damage to vessels and to waterway locks

Wärtsilä’s lock entry assist system aids in preventing damage to vessels and to waterway locks

The technology group Wärtsilä has developed a lock entry assist system that will facilitate a vessel’s approach and entrance into waterway locks. The development work has been carried out in cooperation …
Nov 9, 2018 /  Curious
Wärtsilä fully integrated scope chosen for largest LNG fuelled high-speed catamaran

Wärtsilä fully integrated scope chosen for largest LNG fuelled high-speed catamaran

The largest ever high-speed catamaran, which will operate on LNG fuel, will feature a fully integrated scope of supply from the technology group Wärtsilä. The 125 metres long vessel is being built at the Armon …
Nov 6, 2018 /  Curious
Wärtsilä strengthens its position as a global operator in the underwater services market by acquiring Spanish Burriel Navarro

Wärtsilä strengthens its position as a global operator in the underwater services market by acquiring Spanish Burriel Navarro

The technology group Wärtsilä has acquired Burriel Navarro, S.L, a company operating in underwater services in the main ports of Spain. The acquisition supports the growth of Wärtsilä’s …
Nov 1, 2018 /  Vessels
Wärtsilä Ship Design enables unique capabilities for new factory fishing trawler

Wärtsilä Ship Design enables unique capabilities for new factory fishing trawler

The technology group Wärtsilä has been contracted to provide the ship design for a state-of-the-art factory fishing trawler. The vessel will be unique in having the combined capabilities of twin trawling for …
Oct 26, 2018 /  Vessels
Project Forward paves the way for meeting IMO’s reduction on CO2 emissions

Project Forward paves the way for meeting IMO’s reduction on CO2 emissions

The Project Forward initiative led by Athens-Based Arista Shipping, with Wärtsilä as one of the participants, demonstrates that with LNG as fuel, an advanced hull design, and highly efficient propulsion …
Oct 19, 2018 /  Vessels
Wärtsilä launches Acceleration Centre in Singapore and partners with MPA and PSA Marine to develop IntelliTug

Wärtsilä launches Acceleration Centre in Singapore and partners with MPA and PSA Marine to develop IntelliTug

The technology group Wärtsilä opened its Acceleration Centre in Singapore on Tuesday (Oct 16). This purpose-built centre promotes innovation and collaboration with industry, academia, and local partners to …
Oct 17, 2018 /  Curious