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27 JUN 2022 Article
6 min read
Green corridors – channelling efforts to scale up maritime decarbonisation
Green corridors, routes linking ports that support zero-emission...
9 JUN 2022 Article
5 min read
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
5 min read
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
5 min read
Wärtsilä 46TS-DF – The power to change
The Wärtsilä 46TS-DF delivers dual-fuel flexibility and record-breaking fuel economy across the operating...
10 MAY 2022 Article
6 min read
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
6 min read
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
6 min read
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
4 min read
Future proof: Wärtsilä solutions mean the Fure Viten is ready for 2050 – today
With a range of integrated Wärtsilä solution onboard, Swedish tanker...
5 APR 2022 Article
6 min read
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
3 min read
Driving fleet decarbonisation with data-led advice
As the entry into force of IMO’s energy efficiency regulations EEXI and CII rapidly approaches,...
16 DEC 2021 Article
3 min read
Wärtsilä waterjets – the lightest and most efficient on the market
Wärtsilä waterjets help operators increase efficiency and lower emissions while...
8 DEC 2021 Article
3 min read
A look back at this year’s decarbonisation journey on Insights
A review of 2021 Wärtsilä Insights on decarbonisation – from future fuels and...
17 NOV 2021 Article
3 min read
Dispelling the myth of high losses in modern electrically enhanced propulsion systems
Thanks to modern technology, losses in electrically enhanced...
3 NOV 2021 Article
5 min read
Wärtsilä Expert Insight – The continuing evolution of our next-level predictive maintenance service
Wärtsilä Expert Insight uses advanced...
2 NOV 2021 Article
3 min read
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
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...
30 SEP 2021 Article
5 min read
Decarbonising Shipping Week – webinar series explores segment-specific strategies for EEXI and CII compliance
Wärtsilä’s Decarbonising Shipping Week...
28 SEP 2021 Article
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...
17 SEP 2021 Article
6 min read
Wärtsilä helping to propel waterborne transport towards zero emissions
As a member of the Waterborne Technology Platform, Wärtsilä is helping define...
7 SEP 2021 Article
6 min read
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...
28 JUN 2021 Article
3 min read
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
4 min read
Meet the new future fuel-ready propulsion technology for bulkers and tankers
An overview of the webcast presenting Wärtsilä and RINA’s game-changing...
8 JUN 2021 Article
5 min read
Full speed ahead for onshore green ammonia production in Norway
The ZEEDS initiative’s plans for onshore green ammonia production – to provide...
3 JUN 2021 Article
3 min read
Floating an idea to decarbonise offshore oil and gas production
Wärtsilä proposes an idea to help decarbonise offshore oil and gas production with...
Decarbonising maritime will take more than technology
18 MAY 2021 Article
3 min read
Decarbonising maritime will take more than technology
The maritime industry's discussion of decarbonisation thus far has focused upon uncertainties,...
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18 MAY 2021 Article
3 min read
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...
Next port of call – the methanol bunkering station
6 MAY 2021 Article
3 min read
Next port of call – the methanol bunkering station?
Clean burning, cheap to produce, widely available and with the potential to be 100% renewable –...
Meeting decarbonisation targets with optimised propulsion
5 MAY 2021 Article
3 min read
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
3 min read
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
3 min read
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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22 APR 2021 Article
5 min read
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...
16 APR 2021 Article
4 min read
Time to take another look at LNG conversion?
Modern efficiency-boosting technologies can help vessel owners and operators put a big dent in their...
Carnival Victory
12 APR 2021 Article
5 min read
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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6 APR 2021 Article
7 min read
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
5 min read
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
5 min read
LNG carriers – the future is flexible
As global LNG production continues to grow, the industry is turning its thoughts towards the next generation...
Turning uncertainty into opportunity – flexible solutions for the challenges of tomorrow
4 MAR 2021 Article
3 min read
Turning uncertainty into opportunity – flexible solutions for the challenges of tomorrow
It has been clear for a while that the maritime industry’s...
new multi-purpose SOV for offshore wind
12 FEB 2021 Article
3 min read
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
4 min read
Decarbonisation – a viable pathway emerges
In recent years, the maritime sector has awoken to the pressing need to make critical sustainability...
Wärtsilä Propulsion’s Technology team – heroes of hydrodynamics and masters of mechanics
27 JAN 2021 Article
4 min read
Wärtsilä Propulsion’s Technology team – heroes of hydrodynamics and masters of mechanics
Not all heroes wear capes – some are just very, very good...
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22 JAN 2021 Article
3 min read
A well-timed boost gives Wärtsilä 46 engines a midlife power up
With operators facing increasing cost pressures and tightening environmental...
What does an ammonia-ready vessel look like?
2 DEC 2020 Article
3 min read
What does an ammonia-ready vessel look like?
As carbon-neutral fuel choices narrow, shipowners are beginning to look more closely at how existing...
LNG tanker at sea
30 OCT 2020 Article
5 min read
Mind the methane gap
LNG could cut the shipping industry’s CO2 emissions by 25%, but could its methane emissions undermine its climate advantages?...
Icebreaker in an icy sea
9 OCT 2020 Article
4 min read
Shipbuilders turn to design to increase efficiency
The IMO 2020 regulations, along with the promise of further mandates down the line, are pushing...