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Integrated solutions to boost your LNG Carrier operations...

LNG carriers

Technology tailored for LNG carriers

Efficient and flexible solutions

At Wärtsilä, we have set our sights on an ambitious goal. We believe that with our experience, know-how and broad portfolio of products and services, we can lead the industry's transformation towards a smart and sustainable marine ecosystem. But making this vision a reality will require much effort as businesses navigate the waters of an evolving market and make many complex decisions at the same time. As your partner, we are here to ensure that your business enjoys smooth sailing towards its ambitious goals. See how we can make your LNGCs even more efficient and reliable with integrated systems and care-free lifecycle operations.

LNGC Tech Talks

Watch our Tech Talk webcast series and discover how the current LNGC vessel concepts can be bridged to our vision of the future-proof LNGC and the value it provides to vessel owners and operators alike.

 

Bridging current LNGC vessel concepts to the future

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Optimised Operations of LNGCs

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Gaining the right Energy Efficiency for LNG Carriers

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Gas Solutions for LNG Carriers

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Bridge and Navigation Solutions for LNG Carriers

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Lifecycle Solutions for LNG carriers

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Integrated solutions to boost your LNG Carrier operations

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Benefits


ENERGY EFFICIENCY


In today's legislative and economic environment, both shipowners and operators have to get the most out of their assets. This goal can be achieved by optimizing their economic and environmental impact. For LNGCs, improvements in energy efficiency translate directly to increased profitability and more sustainable operations. Ranging from optimisation of engine and propulsion systems to the latest advancements in digital technologies and data intelligence, the available solutions are an effective way of future-proofing operations of individual vessels as well as entire fleets.


OPERATIONAL OPTIMISATION


With a range of potential options to choose from, the future of the marine fuel market is not yet set in stone. But shipowners and operators cannot, and more importantly, do not have to wait with investment decisions. They can opt for increased fuel flexibility and come prepared for whatever the future holds. State of the art technology enables the adoption of clean fuels while relying on proven and trusted combustion engines. Furthermore, it also ensure compliance with emissions regulations and introduces potential cost savings too.
  
  


INTEGRATION


The future of the marine market is becoming more and more complex. And so are the investment decisions that shipowners and operators are faced with in order to future-proof their vessels. The search is on for intricate equipment solutions that can provide improved energy efficiency or the flexibility needed to utilize alternative fuels. What is more, the components needed to achieve this goal need to work perfectly on their own, but optimally also offer overall performance exceeding the sum of the individual parts - an achievement possible to obtain through integration.
  

Products & Services

Articles

Wartsila Lifecycle solutions for LNG carriers – together we can achieve more
Article / 17 MAY 2021 3 MIN READ

Wärtsilä Lifecycle solutions for LNG carriers – together we can achieve more

Looking at the benefits that Wärtsilä Lifecycle solutions offer for LNG...
  • Marine Power
  • Lifecycle services
Article / 6 MAY 2021 5 MIN READ

Digital navigation, safety and optimisation solutions for LNG carriers

In this part of the Tech Talk series, Jeremy Crossman, General Manager, Sales...
  • Voyage
  • Fleet Optimisation & Safety
  • Marine Power
A deep dive into gas solutions for LNG carriers
Article / 3 MAY 2021 5 MIN READ

A deep dive into gas solutions for LNG carriers

Benefits of Wärtsilä’s Compact Reliq™ reliquefaction system, inert gas systems, boiler system and...
  • Marine Systems
  • Gas solutions
LNGC-Energy-efficiency
Article / 26 APR 2021 5 MIN READ

Air lubrication systems and propulsion improvement solutions for LNG carriers

LNG carriers' size, low draft variation, high speed compared to other...
  • Marine Power
  • Propulsion
Advanced-solutions-for-LNGC
Article / 19 APR 2021 5 MIN READ

Advanced solutions for increasing operational optimisation on LNG carriers

Our experts talk about the latest solutions for increasing operational...
  • Marine Power
  • Electrical systems
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Article / 30 MAR 2021 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...
  • Lifecycle services
  • Marine Power
  • Propulsion

References

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    La Mancha Knutsen

    Reduced engine running hours for Knutsen Shipping LNG vessels

    Read more about La Mancha Knutsen
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    MV Arvika

    Wärtsilä EnergoProFin improves the fuel efficiency of bulk carrier MV Arvika

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    GasLog Ltd.

    Maintenance agreement for the fleet of 15 LNG vessels

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