Special purposes

Special purpose vessels – complexity matched by experience

From fishing vessels and dredgers to tugs and naval vessels the technically complex requirements and specific operating profiles are unique. They also require environmentally and economical solutions to ensure that the vessels meet tight emission regulations while offering efficiency and reliability that navies, owners, and charterers are demanding. Wärtsilä offers integrated solutions that meet these very specific and high-performance needs, from efficient dual-fuel engines and hybrid systems to propulsion, lifecycle services and navigation and automation systems there is a clear reliable route to decarbonisation and efficiency no matter what the vessel or environment they operate in. 

Articles

21 JUN 2022 Article
5 min read

Creating an environment where expertise can blossom

Three leading experts explain how developing its own technology, fostering a culture of...
11 MAY 2022 Article
6 min read

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
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...
7 APR 2022 Article
6 min read

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...
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,...

Press releases

Webinars

Decarbonising Shipping Week
20 SEP 2021 Webinar

Decarbonising Shipping Week - Preparing for Tomorrow Today

Five webinars one goal.
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19 MAY 2021 Webinar

Integrated drive train solutions for high speed craft

19 May 2021 - EUAF session
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9 OCT 2020 Webinar

Hybrid Ferry & Tug Solutions - development and delivery

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