Wärtsilä’s sustainability recognized by selection to Ethibel PIONEER Investment Register

Wärtsilä Corporation, Press release, 21 October 2016 at 14:15 UTC+2

Wärtsilä has been selected for inclusion in the Ethibel PIONEER Investment Register since September 2016, as well as reconfirmed for inclusion in the Ethibel EXCELLENCE Investment Register. This selection by Forum ETHIBEL indicates that the company can be qualified as a sector leader in terms of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR).

“Wärtsilä plays a key role in providing environmentally sound solutions and services that enable its customers to develop their businesses in a sustainable way. The selection into the Ethibel PIONEER Investment Register finally places us in the group of sector leaders in CSR. Once again, we will use this external recognition as additional motivation to continue our pursuit for ever more sustainable solutions and services as well as for good corporate citizenship,” says Marko Vainikka, Director, Corporate Relations and Sustainability.

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Media contacts:

Marko Vainikka
Director, Corporate Relations and Sustainability
Wärtsilä Corporation
Tel: +358 40 830 7782

Wärtsilä in brief:
Wärtsilä is a global leader in advanced technologies and complete lifecycle solutions for the marine and energy markets. By emphasising sustainable innovation and total efficiency, Wärtsilä maximises the environmental and economic performance of the vessels and power plants of its customers.
In 2015, Wärtsilä's net sales totalled EUR 5 billion with approximately 18,800 employees. The company has operations in over 200 locations in more than 70 countries around the world. Wärtsilä is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki.