Complying with EEXI – how to speed up decarbonisation without slowing down vessels

Time is running out for vessel owners to comply with the IMO’s EEXI and CII measures. What are the pathways to compliance, and how can Wärtsilä help?

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24 AUG 2022 Article
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Hydrogen – Fuel for thought in our Q&A

Four Wärtsilä experts discuss the pros and cons to be considered when it comes to using hydrogen as a...
19 AUG 2022 Article
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The winds of change – how rotor sail technology can boost maritime decarbonisation efforts

A deep dive into flexible, energy-saving rotor sail...
15 AUG 2022 Article
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Introducing the MS Medstraum – the world's first zero-emission fast ferry

As part of the EU-funded TrAM project, Wärtsilä and partners have...
8 AUG 2022 Article
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Five common misconceptions about air lubrication – and why they’re wrong

Air lubrication is a highly effective way to cut ship fuel consumption, so...
8 AUG 2022 Article
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Click to check out – how we’re simplifying online procurement

Online shopping is enjoying an unprecedented boom – just a few clicks and the object...
27 JUN 2022 Article
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Green corridors – channelling efforts to scale up maritime decarbonisation

Green corridors, routes linking ports that support zero-emission...
21 JUN 2022 Article
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Creating an environment where expertise can blossom

Three leading experts explain how developing its own technology, fostering a culture of...
9 JUN 2022 Article
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Two fully electric ferries mean zero emissions and more efficient operations for Norway’s Boreal Sjö

Packed with Wärtsilä technologies, two Boreal...
2 JUN 2022 Article
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The Wärtsilä 2-Stroke Future Fuels Conversion Platform – A fuel-proof way to gear up for decarbonisation

The Wärtsilä 2-Stroke Future Fuels...
Wärtsilä 46TS-DF - The power to change
1 JUN 2022 Article
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Wärtsilä 46TS-DF – The power to change

The Wärtsilä 46TS-DF delivers dual-fuel flexibility and record-breaking fuel economy across the operating...
11 MAY 2022 Article
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Improve manoeuvrability and efficiency for newbuild feeder vessels with a CPP

Learn how combining a controllable pitch propeller and shaft generator...
10 MAY 2022 Article
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Wärtsilä W32 methanol launch webinar

The Wärtsilä 32 Methanol engine is part of Wärtsilä’s wider efforts to help decarbonise the maritime industry...
29 APR 2022 Article
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LNG – Fuel for thought in our deep-dive Q&A

Four Wärtsilä experts discuss the advantages and issues related to adopting LNG as a future fuel for...
20 APR 2022 Article
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Plug and play – cutting vessel fuel consumption and emissions with shore-power

Five things you need to know about reducing emissions, fuel costs and...
13 APR 2022 Article
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Future proof: Wärtsilä solutions mean the Fure Viten is ready for 2050 – today

With a range of integrated Wärtsilä solution onboard, Swedish tanker...
7 APR 2022 Article
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DC or not DC, that is the question

What are the advantages and disadvantages of DC hubs? When are they useful and what problems can arise when...
5 APR 2022 Article
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Are you geared up to comply with EEXI?

Wärtsilä’s webinar on EEXI compliance through power limitation discusses the IMO’s upcoming requirements and...
28 MAR 2022 Article
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Driving fleet decarbonisation with data-led advice

As the entry into force of IMO’s energy efficiency regulations EEXI and CII rapidly approaches,...
1 MAR 2022 Article
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A faster, more manoeuvrable ride for Fast Ferries

New controllable pitch propeller fitted with Wärtsilä’s energy-saving EnergoProFin propeller cap...
16 DEC 2021 Article
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Wärtsilä waterjets – the lightest and most efficient on the market

Wärtsilä waterjets help operators increase efficiency and lower emissions while...
8 DEC 2021 Article
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A look back at this year’s decarbonisation journey on Insights

A review of 2021 Wärtsilä Insights on decarbonisation – from future fuels and...
22 NOV 2021 Article
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BioLNG means it’s full steam ahead on Destination Gotland’s quest to decarbonise

When oil prices fell dramatically in 2015–16 it led to a decrease...
19 NOV 2021 Article
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Wärtsilä’s propulsion field service team – the expertise, quality and experience to keep your vessels running optimally

Wärtsilä’s propulsion field...
17 NOV 2021 Article
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Dispelling the myth of high losses in modern electrically enhanced propulsion systems

Thanks to modern technology, losses in electrically enhanced...
3 NOV 2021 Article
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Wärtsilä Expert Insight – The continuing evolution of our next-level predictive maintenance service

Wärtsilä Expert Insight uses advanced...
2 NOV 2021 Article
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Proudly charting a course towards net zero with the Vancouver Maritime Centre for Climate

Wärtsilä on board as the Vancouver Maritime Centre for...
19 OCT 2021 Article
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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...
18 OCT 2021 Article
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(Relation)ship building with Astrid Fiske and Karstensen Shipyard

When Astrid Fiske needed a reliable and highly fuel-efficient new trawler, they...
30 SEP 2021 Article
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Decarbonising Shipping Week – webinar series explores segment-specific strategies for EEXI and CII compliance

Wärtsilä’s Decarbonising Shipping Week...
28 SEP 2021 Article
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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...
17 SEP 2021 Article
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Wärtsilä helping to propel waterborne transport towards zero emissions

As a member of the Waterborne Technology Platform, Wärtsilä is helping define...
14 SEP 2021 Article
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Helping power the Chinese windfarm construction boom with Wärtsilä transverse thrusters

Wärtsilä’s highly efficient transverse thrusters ensure...
7 SEP 2021 Article
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Complying with EEXI – how to speed up decarbonisation without slowing down vessels

Time is running out for vessel owners to comply with the IMO’s...
A cleaner, greener machine – Wärtsilä W34DF control software upgrade cuts greenhouse gas emissions at all load points
31 AUG 2021 Article
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A cleaner, greener machine – Wärtsilä 34DF control software upgrade cuts greenhouse gas emissions

Wärtsilä’s new control software upgrade for its...
9 AUG 2021 Article
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Reduced time and increased accuracy – streamlined procurement between Bernhard Schulte Shipmanagement and Wärtsilä

The procurement process at...
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28 JUL 2021 Article
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The winds of opportunity – integrated solutions for offshore wind vessels

With the growth in demand for wind farms coinciding with the increasingly...
13 JUL 2021 Article
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Expertise, speed and an unusual solution help the fishing vessel Madrus return to action for the end of the season

After a fire onboard fishing...
7 JUL 2021 Article
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Same again please – Wärtsilä helps shipbuilder deliver sister ship for world-class UAE-based dredger

A Wärtsilä integrated propulsion system...
6 JUL 2021 Article
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Hybrid upgrade secures new business for Østensjø Rederi’s OSVs

A Wärtsilä hybrid upgrade reduced emissions, fuel costs and maintenance requirements...
28 JUN 2021 Article
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Ammonia – fuel for thought in our deep-dive Q&A

Four Wärtsilä experts discuss the advantages of ammonia as a future fuel for shipping, as well as...
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24 JUN 2021 Article
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Meet the new future fuel-ready propulsion technology for bulkers and tankers

An overview of the webcast presenting Wärtsilä and RINA’s game-changing...
15 JUN 2021 Article
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Hybrid shaft generator systems – the logical choice for large ferries

Hybrid shaft generator systems significantly reduce fuel consumption,...
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11 JUN 2021 Article
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Wärtsilä’s energy efficiency solutions provide significant savings for Delphis

Delphis’s ice-classed container ships were fitted with Wärtsilä...
10 JUN 2021 Article
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Greener operations for the Korea Polar Research Institute’s icebreaking research vessel

The icebreaking research vessel RV Aaron, operated by the...
8 JUN 2021 Article
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Full speed ahead for onshore green ammonia production in Norway

The ZEEDS initiative’s plans for onshore green ammonia production – to provide...
7 JUN 2021 Article
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Maintaining precise manoeuvrability on a record-breaking pipelaying giant

Laying underwater pipes in rough weather or congested shipping areas is...
3 JUN 2021 Article
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Floating an idea to decarbonise offshore oil and gas production

Wärtsilä proposes an idea to help decarbonise offshore oil and gas production with...
Wärtsilä EnergoProFin leads to reduced fuel costs and an improved greenhouse gas rating for Bulgarian bulker
2 JUN 2021 Article
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Wärtsilä EnergoProFin leads to reduced fuel costs and an improved greenhouse gas rating for Bulgarian bulkers

Navigation Maritime Bulgare benefited...
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18 MAY 2021 Article
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Forecasting the fuels of the future

The findings of a new fuels forecast developed by Wärtsilä over the past year highlight growing demand for fuel...
Decarbonising maritime will take more than technology
18 MAY 2021 Article
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Decarbonising maritime will take more than technology

The maritime industry's discussion of decarbonisation thus far has focused upon uncertainties,...
Wartsila Lifecycle solutions for LNG carriers – together we can achieve more
17 MAY 2021 Article
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Wärtsilä Lifecycle solutions for LNG carriers – together we can achieve more

Looking at the benefits that Wärtsilä Lifecycle solutions offer for LNG...
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16 MAY 2021 Article
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From trainee to trainer – Theo Vennings’ 40 years of outstanding service

Theo Vennings progressed from trainee to become one of the foremost experts...
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12 MAY 2021 Article
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Missed margherita makes man muse on manoeuvrability

When the blockage of the Suez Canal made global headlines recently, and launched a thousand...
Next port of call – the methanol bunkering station
6 MAY 2021 Article
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Next port of call – the methanol bunkering station?

Clean burning, cheap to produce, widely available and with the potential to be 100% renewable –...
6 MAY 2021 Article
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Digital navigation, safety and optimisation solutions for LNG carriers

In this part of the Tech Talk series, Jeremy Crossman, General Manager, Sales...
Meeting decarbonisation targets with optimised propulsion
5 MAY 2021 Article
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Meeting decarbonisation targets with optimised propulsion

It’s not often that the twin goals of reducing costs and complying with regulations can be...
A practical plan for a zero-emission marine ecosystem
28 APR 2021 Article
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A practical plan for a zero-emission marine ecosystem

Sometimes a revolution starts from simple beginnings – in this case, by bringing together a...
Flexibility is the key requirement for future propulsion systems
27 APR 2021 Article
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Flexibility is the key requirement for future propulsion systems

Traditionally, vessels are designed for and tested at one design speed and draft....
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26 APR 2021 Article
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Air lubrication systems and propulsion improvement solutions for LNG carriers

LNG carriers' size, low draft variation, high speed compared to other...
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22 APR 2021 Article
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Let’s agree to cut emissions

In the discussion around decarbonisation, vessel owners and operators are faced with an array of options in terms of...
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19 APR 2021 Article
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Advanced solutions for increasing operational optimisation on LNG carriers

Our experts talk about the latest solutions for increasing operational...
16 APR 2021 Article
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Time to take another look at LNG conversion?

Modern efficiency-boosting technologies can help vessel owners and operators put a big dent in their...
World-class engineering excellence at your service
15 APR 2021 Article
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World-class engineering excellence at your service

Wherever a maritime asset is in the world, it’s never far from one of Wärtsilä’s centres of...
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12 APR 2021 Article
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Guaranteed asset performance – a win-win for Wärtsilä and Carnival

After seeking new ways to draw even greater mutual value from their partnership,...
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8 APR 2021 Article
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Pulling out all the stops – dedication and hard work for an emergency engine repair

In mid-July 2020 Norwegian shipping group Solvang ASA contacted...
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6 APR 2021 Article
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Wärtsilä’s Integrated Systems & Solutions – future-proof solutions today

On the journey towards decarbonisation one thing is for certain: the marine...
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1 APR 2021 Article
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Utsira sets sail towards a smart energy management future

Sitting off Norway’s west coast in the North Sea, the island of Utsira may be small but it...
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30 MAR 2021 Article
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LNG carriers – the future is flexible

As global LNG production continues to grow, the industry is turning its thoughts towards the next generation...
The winds of opportunity: optimising propulsion for next-generation windfarm vessels
16 MAR 2021 Article
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The winds of opportunity: optimising propulsion for next-generation windfarm vessels

With the predicted increase in the number of windfarms globally...
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15 MAR 2021 Article
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Trusted thruster performance – 50 years of maneuverability and station keeping

When it comes to thrusters it’s all about maneuvering and station...
4 MAR 2021 Article
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Yuanjun (Tedd) Gui: “Engineering is where I belong, I’ve always thought in that way”

Turning uncertainty into opportunity – flexible solutions for the challenges of tomorrow
4 MAR 2021 Article
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Turning uncertainty into opportunity – flexible solutions for the challenges of tomorrow

It has been clear for a while that the maritime industry’s...
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23 FEB 2021 Article
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Anything is possible – unique expertise offers a flexible fix with minimal downtime

In September 2019, MSC Shipmanagement Ltd. became aware of a...
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12 FEB 2021 Article
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Wärtsilä’s new multi-purpose SOV for offshore wind – future-proof, flexible and Jones-act compliant

The offshore wind business is booming around the...
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2 FEB 2021 Article
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Decarbonisation – a viable pathway emerges

In recent years, the maritime sector has awoken to the pressing need to make critical sustainability...
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1 FEB 2021 Article
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The false economy of non-OEM inspections, overhauls and parts

Choosing third-party suppliers is a bit like going for the cheaper local mechanic to...
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28 JAN 2021 Article
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Data driven maintenance – why less is more

With an expensive, complex asset like a ship’s engine it would be unthinkable to consider giving it less,...
Wärtsilä Propulsion’s Technology team – heroes of hydrodynamics and masters of mechanics
27 JAN 2021 Article
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Wärtsilä Propulsion’s Technology team – heroes of hydrodynamics and masters of mechanics

Not all heroes wear capes – some are just very, very good...
27 JAN 2021 Article
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‘The ocean consumes my life’ – Samantha Graham, Field Service Engineer, on life and work

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22 JAN 2021 Article
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A well-timed boost gives Wärtsilä 46 engines a midlife power up

With operators facing increasing cost pressures and tightening environmental...
Propelling the maritime industry into a decarbonised future
7 JAN 2021 Article
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Propelling the maritime industry into a decarbonised future

With increasing demands on owners and operators to improve efficiency while also...
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21 DEC 2020 Article
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Wärtsilä Retractable Thrusters help the Leonardo Da Vinci maximise its potential

The Prysmian Group is betting on Wärtsilä’s retractable thrusters...
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21 DEC 2020 Article
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Easier, more accurate procurement with Wärtsilä

Traditional procurement via email or phone is typically inefficient, inflexible, time-consuming and...
Next in the print queue: critical engine parts
21 DEC 2020 Article
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Next in the print queue: critical engine parts

What was the last thing you printed? While for many of us it’s likely to be a work document or a pile...
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2 DEC 2020 Article
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What does an ammonia-ready vessel look like?

As carbon-neutral fuel choices narrow, shipowners are beginning to look more closely at how existing...
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24 NOV 2020 Article
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6 ways container vessel companies are reducing their environmental impact

Under growing pressure from regulators, the shipping industry is working...
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19 NOV 2020 Article
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Shipowners should use pandemic downtime to retrofit

The coronavirus crisis has seen different segments in the maritime industry retrofitting their...
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18 NOV 2020 Article
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A fireside chat with shipping economist Martin Stopford

The next 30 years could be as revolutionary to shipping as steam engines were in the age of...
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17 NOV 2020 Article
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Combining AI and people skills will be key to post-pandemic growth

The coronavirus pandemic has exposed and accelerated underlying trends in remote...
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11 NOV 2020 Article
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Wärtsilä provides ultra-silent propulsion technology for Faroese research vessel Jákup Sverri

Situated midway between Norway and Iceland in the...
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5 NOV 2020 Article
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Investing for the future, even in difficult economic times

In a challenging environment, increasing efficiency is key for profit margins. Wärtsilä...
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3 NOV 2020 Article
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Upgrading OSVs to take advantage of wind farm growth

With the continued growth of the wind energy industry leading to an increasing number of wind...
Charging ahead a bright future for zero emission ferries
30 OCT 2020 Article
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Charging ahead - A bright future for zero-emissions ferries

Increasing pressure from regulators and rising public expectations are driving ferry...
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30 OCT 2020 Article
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Mind the methane gap

LNG could cut the shipping industry’s CO2 emissions by 25%, but could its methane emissions undermine its climate advantages?...
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16 OCT 2020 Article
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In Conversation with Maikel Arts

Maikel Arts, General Manager, Market Innovation, Wärtsilä Marine Power, explains how the cruise travel segment is...
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15 OCT 2020 Article
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Innovating to solve problems: The case of the WST-24R retractable thruster

When the coronavirus prevented on-site installation of a Wärtsilä...
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9 OCT 2020 Article
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Shipbuilders turn to design to increase efficiency

The IMO 2020 regulations, along with the promise of further mandates down the line, are pushing...
Controllable Pitch Propellers help to P&O Ferries navigate the English Channel
7 OCT 2020 Article
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Wärtsilä’s Controllable Pitch Propellers help P&O Ferries navigate the English Channel

The MS Pride of Canterbury has been a fixture at Dover for...
Blazing new trails in Arctic shipping
7 OCT 2020 Article
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Blazing new trails in Arctic shipping

The Baltic sea is one of the most important trade routes in the world, and even today, at any time, nearly...
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1 SEP 2020 Article
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EU Green Deal takes bold steps toward cutting shipping emissions

The shipping industry is a major source of greenhouse gas emissions in Europe. Now,...
Wärtsilä midsize waterjets - delivering proven waterjet technology
6 AUG 2020 Article
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Wärtsilä midsize waterjets – delivering proven waterjet technology in a compact pre-assembled package

The trend of expanding coastal populations...
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7 JUL 2020 Article
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Wärtsilä powered Incat catamarans have a grip on coveted Hales Trophy

For thirty years, the Hales Trophy for the fastest Atlantic crossing by a...
The Aurora Spirit, a new e-shuttle tanker, sets sail.
3 JUN 2020 Article
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Revolutionary e-shuttle tanker boasts improved efficiency and lower costs

Promising 47% lower emissions and fuel costs of just under half of its...
Wärtsilä working to raise efficiencies, lower operational costs, and reduce the environmental impact for fishing industry vessels
1 APR 2020 Article
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Wärtsilä working to raise efficiencies, lower operational costs, and reduce the environmental impact for fishing industry vessels

The global fishing...
In conversation with Wärtsilä’s point man on sustainable cruising
25 MAR 2020 Article
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In conversation with Wärtsilä’s point man on sustainable cruising

In a world where environmental impact is influencing customer decisions, cruise...
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18 DEC 2019 Article
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A tradition of innovation in engine design

This year has been a very special year for Wärtsilä. While the company turned 185, it was also the 60th...
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3 DEC 2019 Article
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Shaft generators enable emissions-free shipping

It has been a stellar year for Wärtsilä’s shaft generator business. These clever systems, which have...
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27 NOV 2019 Article
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Wärtsilä’s next generation maintenance platform

What happens when you combine the knowledge of Wärtsilä experts and artificial intelligence? The...
Wärtsilä gives a boost to world’s largest semi-submersible crane vehicle
14 NOV 2019 Article
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Wärtsilä gives a boost to world’s largest semi-submersible crane vehicle

Creating state-of-the-art features for Sleipnir, which will remove and...
24 OCT 2019 Article
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How a new agreement opened up possibilities for the Wärtsilä-Carnival relationship

Two years in, the performance-based logistics agreement (PBL)...
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16 OCT 2019 Article
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Ultramax 2030: Next generation shipping

Ship owners can now have vessels that that are affordable, compliant with the IMO’s 2030 emission targets...
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8 OCT 2019 Article
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Cruising towards sustainability

Cruise ships are massive floating cities and, much like their land-based counterparts, have to deal with problems...
Avoiding risks worth EUR 15 million in passenger and cruise new-build projects
1 AUG 2019 Article
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Avoiding risks worth EUR 15 million in passenger and cruise new-build projects

Shipbuilding has come a long way from being a large but...
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16 JUL 2019 Article
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Changing tack on digitalisation

While responsiveness and adaptability are crucial on the high seas, it can be met with scepticism when it comes to...
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13 MAR 2019 Article
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The new age Propulsion Condition Monitoring Service: Key to predictive maintenance and optimal uptime

When Wärtsilä’s Propulsion Condition...
Wärtsilä waterjets speed towards new innovations
7 MAR 2019 Article
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Wärtsilä waterjets speed towards new innovations

They help power some of the world’s biggest and fastest vessels. Find out why Wärtsilä’s waterjets...
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8 JAN 2019 Article
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Japanese ferries achieve efficiency and lower emissions

Japan has one of the most advanced ferry fleets in the world, thanks in part to Wärtsilä...
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21 DEC 2018 Article
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Wärtsilä’s Smart Marine Ecosystem – A year later

In 2017, technology group Wärtsilä introduced its vision of a Smart Marine Ecosystem to reimagine...
Propulsion Control on the Norwegian Gannet
30 NOV 2018 Article
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Propulsion Control on the Norwegian Gannet

November 2018 saw the launch of one of the world's most advanced sailing fish factories, the Norwegian...
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29 NOV 2018 Article
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Wärtsilä 14: lighter, smarter and greener

The new engine in Wärtsilä’s smart marine solutions range is compact, cost-efficient and more sustainable....
LNG marine fuel gets a push in the United States
23 NOV 2018 Article
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LNG marine fuel gets a push in the United States

For the marine industry in the United States, the tide is turning in favour of LNG. A host of...
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13 NOV 2018 Article
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The Wärtsilä HY TUG system: Electric hybrid designs to save costs and reduce emissions

Wärtsilä is currently launching new hybrid propulsion systems...
One-stop shop for engine and turbocharger maintenance
8 NOV 2018 Article
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One-stop shop for engine and turbocharger maintenance

When it comes to service and maintenance needs for engines and turbochargers, the buck stops...
Wartsila sets sight on ambitious emission reduction targets
3 OCT 2018 Article
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Wärtsilä sets sight on ambitious emission reduction targets

As a sustainably aware company, Wärtsilä is committed to minimising the environmental...
China’s shipbuilding sector’s smart moment
26 SEP 2018 Article
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China’s shipbuilding sector’s smart moment

CSSC Wärtsilä Engine (Shanghai) Co., Ltd (CWEC), the joint venture company formed between Wärtsilä and...
Wärtsilä’s new retractable thruster is an improvement across all parameters
19 JUN 2018 Article
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Wärtsilä’s new retractable thruster is an improvement across all parameters

The WST-24R thruster, with its eight-degree tilted propeller shaft...
Wärtsilä 20 - Small changes, big results
12 JUN 2018 Article
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Wärtsilä 20 – Small changes, big results

We revisit a classic, making it better and more efficient than ever before. The upgraded Wärtsilä 20 engine...
Service 4.0 New business models for maritime service
7 JUN 2018 Article
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Service 4.0: New business models for maritime service

Using ships as floating warehouses, tug boats as charging vessels, and creating a maritime...
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6 JUN 2018 Article
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Propelling into better prospects

Research and development in propeller design is an ongoing process. And rightly so, Wärtsilä’s propeller design...
How digital propellers are getting close to the real thing
31 MAY 2018 Article
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Bytes and bronze: how digital propellers are getting close to the real thing

More powerful digital simulation is allowing Wärtsilä’s designers to...
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