Hydro Services
at Wärtsilä in Canada

Hydro Services - keeping the power flowing

Wärtsilä Canada offers a wide variety of repair and refurbishment services to hydroelectric power plant owners and operators. Both our Vancouver and Montreal workshops offer remanufacturing of major hydroelectric power plant components. These include but are not limited to turbine rotor shafts, wicket gates and turbine guide bearings, thrust bearing segments, guide bearing pads and thrust collars. From welding and babbitting to machining and grinding, all repair functions follow strict quality control with all workshops complying with ISO 9001–2008 and 14001-2004 standards which comply to stringent regulations laid down by the industry. We also conform to OSHAS 18001 Safety requirements. 

Wärtsilä Hydro & Industrial Services also has a strong portfolio of products, components and associated services for the industrial sector. Products we support include babbitt bearings, blowers, compressors, large pumps, valves and gearboxes to serve a diverse range of industry sectors including mining, paper, oil & gas, water management and power generation.

Remanufacturing, reverse engineering and repair processes are supported by a team of engineering staff with the use of Faro Arm technology and many years of experience. Wärtsilä Canada has successfully completed variety of refurbishment projects for many major utilities and OEM’s.

Wärtsilä Canada’s state-of-the-art, 10,000m2 Montreal workshop is equipped with modern CNC vertical and horizontal boring machines for industrial. The facility has a lifting capacity of 100 Tons and is dedicate to hydro turbine refurbishment and industrial services. This shop, like the 6,000m2 Vancouver shop  supports a similar compliment of equipment, offers reverse engineering & re-engineering capabilities covering most hydroelectric turbines, valves, gearboxes, crushers, mills, grinders, compressors, pumps, fans and hydraulic equipment etc. Wartsila Canada’s workshops have facilities for rotating elements balancing, CMM Services, Steam Turbine services, Babbitt bearings, In-Situ machining, Metal Ceramic and Polymer coating and Plasma and HVOF Thermal sprays. 

From engineering to final commissioning, Wärtsilä Canada is committed to your business: reverse engineering, equipment refurbishment, removal and replacement, In-situ services, project management, quality assurance and environmental goals. We support you on the road to success and sustainable development.

Wärtsilä Canada has a state-of-the-art facility that meets the highest standards of environmental management. In addition to offering heavy industrial repair services, our factory has state-of-the-art machining equipment with increased capabilities, enabling us to meet all your restoration and maintenance.

Crack Repair (Cast Iron) by low stress, high strength metal stitching (Lock N Stitch), Thermal Spraying, Sub-arc welding, White Metal Babbitting, Mechanical Adjustment and Balancing, Onsite Machining, Refurbishment, Non-Destructive Testing & Inspection, and Complete Machining Service.

For emergency inquiries, please contact:
24/7 contact number: +1 902 700 8141 (Canada)

For general inquiries, please contact:
Eastern contact - Eric Gauthier (eric.gauthier@wartsila.com)
Western contact - Vincent Huber

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