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

Article / 16 DEC 2021 3 MIN READ

Wärtsilä waterjets – the lightest and most efficient on the market

Wärtsilä waterjets help operators increase efficiency and lower emissions while...
  • Marine Power
  • Decarbonisation & future fuels
  • Propulsion
Article / 8 DEC 2021 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...
  • Marine Power
  • Decarbonisation & future fuels
  • Electrical systems
Article / 22 NOV 2021 3 MIN READ

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...
  • Marine Power
Article / 19 NOV 2021 3 MIN READ

Wärtsilä’s propulsion field service team – the expertise, quality and experience to keep your vessels running optimally

Wärtsilä’s propulsion field...
  • Marine Power
  • Propulsion
  • Lifecycle services
Article / 17 NOV 2021 3 MIN READ

Dispelling the myth of high losses in modern electrically enhanced propulsion systems

Thanks to modern technology, losses in electrically enhanced...
  • Marine Power
  • Decarbonisation & future fuels
  • Electrical systems
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

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Webinars

Decarbonising Shipping Week
Webinar / 20 SEP 2021

Decarbonising Shipping Week - Preparing for Tomorrow Today

Five webinars one goal.
  • Marine Power
  • Decarbonisation & future fuels
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Webinar / 19 MAY 2021

Integrated drive train solutions for high speed craft

19 May 2021 - EUAF session
  • Marine Power
  • Propulsion
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Webinar / 9 OCT 2020

Hybrid Ferry & Tug Solutions - development and delivery

  • Electrical systems

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