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  • 7 January 2020
    Business & Finance

    Wärtsilä’s exhaust gas cleaning system has received a Type Approval from the China Classification Society (CCS).

  • 8 October 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    The technology group Wärtsilä has been selected by Eidesvik to engineer, supply, and commission a hybrid propulsion system for its Viking Neptun construction vessel. This latest order follows two similar hybrid upgrade contracts awarded to Wärtsilä in recent months. Built in 2015, the Viking Neptun is fitted with Wärtsilä engines and Wärtsila’s Low Loss Concept […]

  • 29 June 2011
    Business & Finance

      Wärtsilä and Jiangsu CuiXing Marine Offshore Engineering Co. Ltd. have agreed to establish a joint venture for manufacturing Wärtsilä 26 and Wärtsilä 32 medium-speed marine engines in China. The agreement was signed today in Nantong, China. The value of Wärtsilä’s investment in the joint venture is EUR 16 million. Wärtsilä’s share of the joint […]

  • 24 July 2014

    Wärtsilä plans to divest its shares in the Qingdao Qiyao Wärtsilä MHI Linshan Marine Diesel Co. Ltd (QMD), the joint venture company established for manufacturing large low-speed marine diesel engines. Wärtsilä’s shares in the joint venture will be transferred to the current majority shareholder, Qingdao Qiyao Linshan Power Development Co Ltd, a company fully owned by […]

  • 21 October 2011

    The European Investment Bank (EIB) has granted a EUR 150 million loan to Wärtsilä to finance the company’s research, development and innovation activities in several European countries. Wärtsilä will invest the funds during 2011-2012 in research activities aimed at further developing the company’s engine technology for both marine and power plant applications. The contract for […]

  • 19 January 2015
    Project & Tenders

    The joint venture agreement between Wärtsilä and China State Shipbuilding Corporation for the take-over of Wärtsilä’s 2-stroke engine business, which was revealed in July 2014, has been finalized.

  • 14 September 2015

    Wärtsilä of Finland has appointed Roger Holm as President of Marine Solutions, Executive VP and member of the Board of Management of the company. In this position, he is responsible for Wärtsilä’s Marine Solutions business globally, and will report to President & CEO Jaakko Eskola, Wärtsilä said on Monday. Holm joined Wärtsilä in 1997 and has […]

  • 25 January 2018
    Project & Tenders

    The technology group Wärtsilä has signed a 10-year service partnership agreement with the Swiss company Winterthur Gas & Diesel (WinGD).

  • 19 January 2015
    Project & Tenders

    The joint venture agreement between Wärtsilä and China State Shipbuilding Corporation for the take-over of Wärtsilä’s 2-stroke engine business, which was revealed in July 2014, has been finalized.

  • 29 June 2011

    Wärtsilä and Jiangsu CuiXing Marine Offshore Engineering Co. Ltd. have agreed to establish a joint venture for manufacturing Wärtsilä 26 and Wärtsilä 32 medium-speed marine engines in China. The agreement was signed today in Nantong, China. The value of Wärtsilä’s investment in the joint venture is EUR 16 million. Wärtsilä’s share of the joint venture […]

  • 12 March 2014

    Wärtsilä’s Environmental Solutions, Ship Design, Propulsion, Pumps & Valves, and Electrical & Automation teams will take centre-stage at the Asia Pacific Maritime (APM) show in Singapore from 19-21 March 2014. Visitors to Wärtsilä’s stand will will have the opportunity to see the presentations and engage in networking discussions on how Wärtsilä products and solutions can […]

  • 7 September 2011

    Wärtsilä, a leading global supplier of flexible and efficient power plant solutions, has been awarded a turnkey contract to supply a gas-fired power plant for a project in the Dominican Republic. The combined cycle power plant will provide electricity for a gold mine. The value of Wärtsilä’s order is EUR 155 million. The contract was […]

  • 31 October 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders, Research & Development

    The technology group Wärtsilä will supply an ultra-silent propulsion package for a new research vessel to be built for the Faroe Islands Marine Research Institute. The solution is made possible through Wärtsilä’s in-house competences in silent diesel generator sets, propeller shaft lines, and electrical and automation (E&A) systems. The vessel is being built at the […]

  • 2 December 2015
    Project & Tenders, Vessels

    Wärtsilä has been contracted to supply the complete cargo handling system including the fuel system, as well as the main propulsion system for the LNG carrier being built for Singapore-based Saga LNG Shipping.

  • 7 November 2011

    Wärtsilä, a global leader in complete lifecycle power solutions for the marine and energy markets, inaugurates its new spare parts distribution centre in Kampen, the Netherlands, on Monday 7 November 2011. The Central Distribution Centre is to be inaugurated by Wärtsilä’s President & CEO Björn Rosengren together with Bort Koelewijn, the Mayor of Kampen. The […]

  • 20 December 2012
    Business & Finance

    Wärtsilä and Yuchai Marine Power Co. Ltd. (YCMP), a subsidiary of Guangxi Yuchai Group, have signed an agreement in Zhuhai, China to establish a 50/50 joint venture for manufacturing medium-speed marine engines in Zhuhai City, Guangdong Province. The joint venture will serve the increasingly dominant Chinese shipbuilding industry, with the focus being on the assembly […]

  • 3 July 2012

    Wärtsilä, the marine industry’s leading solutions and services provider, has celebrated an important milestone with the production of the 1000th Wärtsilä Auxpac 20 generating set. This 8-cylinder Wärtsilä Auxpac 20 unit was produced for Jiangsu Rongsheng Heavy Industries, the largest shipyard in China, at the Wärtsilä Qiyao Diesel Company (WQDC) joint venture facilities in China. […]

  • 19 July 2019

    The Finnish technology group Wärtsilä reported an 11 percent drop in order intake for during the second quarter of the year. 

  • 15 February 2017
    Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Wärtsilä and PGS have signed a service agreement under which Wärtsilä will take care of the maintenance of engines and propulsion systems on board PGS’s fleet of eight seismic vessels. The 3-year-agreement was signed in December 2016 and it includes an extension option for additional two years. In the first phase of the contract Wärtsilä will […]

  • 8 May 2015
    Business & Finance

    Finnish engineering company Wärtsilä and Miami-based cruise company Carnival Corporation have partnered to optimise engine room operations aboard Carnival’s fleet of 101 ships across its nine global brands. Wärtsilä’s solutions will be tested in pilot projects in which Wärtsilä’s technologies and systems will be installed on several of Carnival Corporation’s vessels. The technologies and systems […]

  • 1 July 2011
    Project & Tenders, Vessels

    Wärtsilä has been awarded a five-year technical management contract, based on Dynamic Maintenance Planning, covering six LNG carriers. The contract has been placed by the operator of the vessels, Ceres LNG Services Ltd, a Greek ship management company and a major marine service provider in LNG shipping. The five-year contract covers engine Dynamic Maintenance Planning […]

  • 10 April 2014
    Equipment

    Finland’s marine equipment specialist Wärtsilä inaugurated its new electrical & automation test centre in Stord, Norway on 9 April. The new facility is one of the largest test centres in Europe dedicated specifically to electrical and automation systems for marine and offshore applications.   The facilities were inaugurated by Wärtsilä’s President & CEO Björn Rosengren […]