For Offshore Patrol Vessel HMNZS Wellington, commissioned in 2010, Wärtsilä supplies two controllable pitch propellers, the shafting systems and a bow thrusters. (photo courtesy of 111 Emergency)
Wärtsilä supplies the propulsion systems for the Royal New Zealand Navy’s seven vessel Project Protector which includes a 131m multi-role vessel (MRV), two 85m offshore patrol vessels (OPV) and four 55m inshore patrol vessels (IPV).
HMNZS Wellington, offshore patrol vessel, 2010
- 2 x Wärtsilä Controllable Pitch Propellers
- 1 x Wärtsilä Transverse Thrusters
- Wärtsilä Seals & Bearings