Articles

Article / 20 OCT 2021 7 MIN READ

Trust in business is at an all-time high. What does that mean for corporations?

A recent survey shows that people have more faith in business than...
  • Leadership
  • People
  • Society
Article / 19 OCT 2021 5 MIN READ

Methanol – Fuel for thought in our deep-dive Q&A

Four Wärtsilä experts discuss the advantages of methanol as a future fuel for shipping, as well as...
  • Decarbonisation & future fuels
  • Marine Power
  • Lifecycle services
Article / 18 OCT 2021 3 MIN READ

(Relation)ship building with Astrid Fiske and Karstensen Shipyard

When Astrid Fiske needed a reliable and highly fuel-efficient new trawler, they...
  • Marine Power
  • Lifecycle services
  • Propulsion
Article / 18 OCT 2021 3 MIN READ

Hybrid upgrade for Viking Supply Ships sharpens competitive edge of LNG-powered PSVs

When oil prices fell dramatically in 2015–16 it led to a...
  • Marine Power
Article / 13 OCT 2021 4 MIN READ

Tales from the Sea. Christopher Schröder

Our technology bridges oceans – and so have many of our colleagues here at Wärtsilä Voyage. Christopher...
  • Voyage
Article / 13 OCT 2021 5 MIN READ

From Texas to Nigeria: engine power plants provide the flexibility to mitigate gas supply issues and support growth in renewables

In North America...
  • Energy
  • Flexibility
  • Power generation
Article / 13 OCT 2021 7 MIN READ

Can a corporate minimum tax fight climate change?

The joint communique from the most recent G7 summit included a proposal for a global tax on...
  • Purpose
  • Sustainability
  • Leadership
Article / 12 OCT 2021 9 MIN READ

In conversation with Petteri Taalas

At Wärtsilä, we strive to look beyond business and focus on using our expertise, technology and solutions to...
  • Planet
  • Leadership
  • Sustainability
Article / 7 OCT 2021 5 MIN READ

Bringing resilience back to the maritime supply chain

Digital port calls could be the first step in containing congestion, as well as offering a...
  • Voyage
  • Port and Traffic Management
  • Fleet Optimisation & Safety
Article / 7 OCT 2021 9 MIN READ

People with Purpose: Johanna KUUSISTO

Over the past four years, Johanna Kuusisto has learnt to become a Parisian – maybe not in the most literal...
  • People
  • Society
  • Purpose
Article / 6 OCT 2021 7 MIN READ

Environmental mindsets: improving sustainable behaviour in developing countries

Can policymakers and private companies enhance sustainability...
  • Leadership
  • People
  • Sustainability
Article / 4 OCT 2021 5 MIN READ

In conversation with Cristina Armas

Growing up in the 90s, there was a strong princess culture, but this girl was like, I can do what I want, and...
  • Marine Systems
  • Shaft line solutions
Article / 1 OCT 2021 4 MIN READ

Tales from the Sea. Clayton van Welter

Our technology bridges oceans – and so have many of our colleagues here at Wärtsilä Voyage. For example,...
  • Voyage
Article / 30 SEP 2021 5 MIN READ

Decarbonising Shipping Week – webinar series explores segment-specific strategies for EEXI and CII compliance

Wärtsilä’s Decarbonising Shipping Week...
  • Marine Power
  • Decarbonisation & future fuels
Article / 30 SEP 2021 4 MIN READ

Safeguarding the skills of the seafarer

As shipping becomes increasingly technology-driven, marginalising the capabilities of highly trained...
  • Fleet Optimisation & Safety
  • Autonomous shipping
  • Voyage
Article / 30 SEP 2021 9 MIN READ

People with Purpose – Adele Kurki

From competitive ballroom dancing in the national team to contemplating bullet wounds, Adele Kurki had tried it...
  • People
  • Purpose
  • Society
Article / 29 SEP 2021 6 MIN READ

A taste of a carbon-neutral energy future

What’s the connection between tasty coffee, clear thinking, and carbon dioxide? Visitors of Expo 2020...
  • Energy
  • Energy transition
  • Decarbonisation & future fuels
Article / 29 SEP 2021 7 MIN READ

Can debt relief spur action on climate change?

Economists say debt forgiveness can be used to help low- and middle-income countries fight climate...
  • Leadership
  • Planet
  • Sustainability
Article / 28 SEP 2021 5 MIN READ

Smart navigation improves visibility of livestock carrier operations

Real-time ship-to-shore communication afforded by connected systems is helping...
  • Fleet Optimisation & Safety
  • Voyage
Article / 28 SEP 2021 5 MIN READ

Shaking up shipping with the MS Green Ammonia

As part of the ZEEDS initiative, Wärtsilä is helping develop a pioneering new tanker vessel that will...
  • Decarbonisation & future fuels
  • Marine Power
Article / 27 SEP 2021 9 MIN READ

In conversation about Mercy Ships

At Wärtsilä, we pride ourselves on going beyond the ordinary, helping support innovations and movements that help...
  • Leadership
  • People
  • Purpose
Article / 23 SEP 2021 6 MIN READ

How a grand challenge economy can benefit business and the planet

Making big changes to establish business practices can be daunting, but when it...
  • Corporate
  • Planet
  • Sustainability
Article / 22 SEP 2021 5 MIN READ

Rapidly replacing coal is Europe’s best bet

Phasing out coal is critical for Europe to reach its net zero targets by 2050. At present, the European...
  • Energy
  • Power system optimisation
  • Energy transition
Article / 22 SEP 2021 7 MIN READ

What might hold back a vaccine-fuelled recovery?

As an increasing number of people receive the COVID-19 vaccine, there are growing expectations of a...
  • Society
  • People
  • Planet
Article / 17 SEP 2021 6 MIN READ

Wärtsilä sees wider interest in VOC solution for offshore sector

WGS have since the beginning of the 2000’s delivered VOC recovery plant to the...
  • Gas solutions
  • Marine Systems
Article / 17 SEP 2021 6 MIN READ

Wärtsilä helping to propel waterborne transport towards zero emissions

As a member of the Waterborne Technology Platform, Wärtsilä is helping define...
  • Decarbonisation & future fuels
Article / 16 SEP 2021 5 MIN READ

Heavy industry begins to clean up its act

Heavy industry has been rightly criticised for its impact on the environment, but recently these big...
  • Corporate
  • Leadership
  • Sustainability
Article / 15 SEP 2021 5 MIN READ

In conversation about the Dubai World Expo

The much-anticipated Dubai World Expo is right around the corner. Bringing together countries,...
  • Corporate
  • Leadership
  • Planet
Article / 14 SEP 2021 6 MIN READ

How flexibility can balance peaks and valleys of energy production - case Brazil

To ensure reliability, intermittent energy like wind and solar need...
  • Energy
  • Energy transition
  • Flexibility
Article / 14 SEP 2021 6 MIN READ

Helping power the Chinese windfarm construction boom with Wärtsilä transverse thrusters

Wärtsilä’s highly efficient transverse thrusters ensure...
  • Propulsion
  • Marine Power