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 propulsion solutions continue to be the choice for fishing vessels

Wärtsilä propulsion solutions continue to be the choice for fishing vessels

The technology group Wärtsilä continues its success in providing highly efficient, fully integrated propulsion solutions for fishing vessels with yet another valuable order. Lunar Fishing Company Ltd, based in …
Nov 16, 2017 /  Vessels
Wärtsilä 31 main engine to power new fuel efficient fishing vessel

Wärtsilä 31 main engine to power new fuel efficient fishing vessel

The technology group Wärtsilä has been selected to provide its Wärtsilä 31 main engine, the propulsion machinery, and the auxiliary engines for a new state-of-the-art pelagic trawler under …
Jun 13, 2017 /  Vessels
Wärtsilä 31 engine’s high efficiency makes it the choice for new Danish ferry

Wärtsilä 31 engine’s high efficiency makes it the choice for new Danish ferry

A new 158 metre long car and passenger ferry being built for Danish operator Mols-Linien, will be powered by two 8-cylinder Wärtsilä 31 main engines. The ship is being built at the Rauma Marine …
Sep 29, 2016 /  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
Wärtsilä to participate in LNG powered dry bulk carrier project

Wärtsilä to participate in LNG powered dry bulk carrier project

Wärtsilä is to team up with an international group of shipping industry companies and organisations in a project to develop a concept for equipping future dry bulk carrier vessels with LNG …
May 11, 2016 /  Curious
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
All New Wartsila 31 Engine Acquires Guinness World Record

All New Wartsila 31 Engine Acquires Guinness World Record

The Wartsila 31 engine that was launched recently has managed to acquire the Guinness World Record for the most efficient 4-stroke diesel engine. The universally recognized authority regarding record-breaking …
Jun 3, 2015 /  Curious